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Top 12 Family Travel Directions For The Year Ahead

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From food to technology to educational experiences and more, here’s what Eileen Ogintz and Kyle McCarthy from Family Travel Consulting see as the 12 major factors influencing family vacation planners in 2014. more
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New App Helps Flyers Find Better Seats

Didn’t get the seat you wanted on the flight you just booked? Download ExpertFlyer’s free Seat Alert app and receive an email notification when your preferred seat becomes available. more
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Celebrate and save with Elves and Eggnog at Omni Hotels

This holiday season, save 20 percent on a luxurious two-night stay at Omni Hotels and Resorts with the Elves and Eggnog package. more
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Universal Orlando has special preview offer for new Cabana Bay resort

Universal’s Cabana Bay Beach Resort is celebrating its 2014 opening with a offer allowing guests to be among the first to experience Universal Orlando’s new moderate-and value-priced property, inspired by iconic beach resorts of the 1950’s and 60’s. more
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Unique tours of Paris — Eileen on Foxnews.com

logo-foxnewsEileen explains the unique tours that are offered for families in Paris on Foxnews.com. more
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San Diego’s “Kids Free Month” draws the family travelers

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This month, kids can get into SeaWorld free in San Diego, Calif. Kids can also get into LEGOLAND, the San Diego Zoo, more than 30 San Diego museums and even ride free on Amtrak’s Pacific Surfliner (typically one child with each adult paid admission). That’s no small thing more
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Government may have shut down but D.C. still worth a visit

Despite the government shutdown, there still a lot to see, and much of its free, in Washington D.C. Eileen on Foxnews.com. more
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Fifth Night Free A Good Bet for Families at Caribbean Resort

What better way to chase away your winter blues than with a trip to the Turks and Caicos Islands! The Sands at Grace Bay luxury resort has just announced a special 5th Night Free deal for guests staying five nights or more from January 3rd through February 13th, 2014. more
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Mom makes most decisions on family vacations (but we knew that!)

Priceline.com has released some fun and interesting data on family and travel trends. Turns out, when it comes to family vacation, Mom is the boss (like we didn't already know that!) According to the survey, Mom is 30 percent more likely than Dad to decide what the family is going to do for vacation. She's also 60 percent more likely than Dad to determine how the family vacation is spent. If there's somewhere you're hoping to go on your next family vacation, now's the time to get on Mom's good side! more
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Take your family to learn theater art skills in New York City

Inspired by shows at the New Victory Theater and taught at the new 42nd Street Studios (where Broadway shows rehearse!) New Victory Family Workshops in New York City are a great way to explore and perform new art skills as a family. On Saturday, October 19 at 1:30 p.m. and 4:30 p.m., attendees can learn the techniques of shadow puppetry and bring puppets to life. The 45-minute long workshops are best for ages four and up and no experience is necessary. more
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