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Ventura Harbor Village a Safe Bet for Traveling Families

Families planning road trips along California’s coastal Route 101 should consider a stop in Ventura Harbor Village. more
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Infographic: Travel Advice from your kids

10 original ideas from kids to help parents everywhere increase the fun while planning, packing, participating in activities and making memories for their family vacations. more
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New Travel Guide Preps Families for East Coast Road Trips

Families planning East Coast road trips will love the new edition of the travel guide, Drive I-95, covering the full-length of I-95 from Miami to Maine more
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Families Stay Safe with Winter Driving Tips

It’s no secret that winter weather can make driving especially hazardous. To keep your family safe this season, check out these winter driving tips offered by the NHTSA. more
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New App Finds Best Hotel Deals for Holiday Travelers

Find deals on thousands of hotels across the country with the new HotelCoupons app. Users can search the app’s database to find hotels near their current location, making it easier than ever to find lodging while on the road. more
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Plan ahead and save on family road trip at Red Roof Inns

It pays to plan ahead! Red Roof Inn, is celebrating 40 years in business in 2013, by offering a "nice place at a nice price" for travelers hitting the road this summer. more
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Eileen talks about a family RV camping trip on Foxnews.com

Eileen discusses the merits of a camping trip in a Recreational Vehicle on Foxnews.com more
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KOA in Upstate NY offers Astronomy Cabin for kids

Kampgrounds of America (KOA), the largest system of public campgrounds in North America (485 locations!), has an exciting new feature at its Herkimer Diamond campsite in Herkimer, New York. The newly opened, first-ever Astronomy Deluxe Cabin makes a great setting for young imaginations to run wild and to experience summertime family bonding. more
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Kicks on Route 66 – in a Ford hybrid that gets 100 miles per gallon

Route 66 sign
During the Great Depression, and the Dustbowl, over 250,000 people packed everything they could and set out from Arkansas and Oklahoma along Route 66, heading--they hoped—for a better life in California. Recently I got to drive part of the route in a Ford hybrid vehicle. more
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Tips for staying safe on your road trip this summer

Planning a summer road trip. Check out the National Highway and Transportation Safety Administrative's new interactive web graphic on how to plan and keep your family safe on the highways. more
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