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10 Top Zoos on the East Coast USA

10 Top Zoos on the East Coast USA

January 17, 2012 No Comments Zoos are a great place for families to visit any time of year and offer an unforgettable learning experience about our world’s amazing wildlife. Listed alphabetically, the following 10 zoos are among the best on the East Coast of the USA. Visit one of these for a memorable encounter that will inspire future generations with ...

 

What Do You Want in A Green Hotel?

What Do You Want in A Green Hotel?

October 21, 2011 No Comments When you’re looking for a vacation spot, do you consider the ecological consequences? Are you looking for an environmentally friendly hotel as well as a family friendly accommodation? If you’re buying organic apples and BPA-free canned soup at the grocery store, are you also concerned with whether or not that hotel duvet your child is ...

 

5 Top Family Museums in Washington D.C.

5 Top Family Museums in Washington D.C.

October 14, 2011 No Comments As the capital of the USA, Washington D.C. is a vibrant destination known for its memorials, to its monuments and museums as well as a prominent center for the performing arts and music. The museums are especially intriguing, and a wonderful place for families to learn about history, art, culture and science. Listed alphabetically, the ...

 

Family Friendly Stay at the Kimpton Helix in Washington, D.C.

Family Friendly Stay at the Kimpton Helix in Washington, D.C.

September 24, 2011 No Comments On a recent trip to Washington, D.C. built around my daughter’s first east coast music tour, we managed to fit in a great deal of sightseeing along with her performances, enjoy some wonderful food, and experience an exceptionally family friendly AND environmentally friendly stay at the Kimpton Helix. We loved the Helix, and the staff’s ...

 

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Touring Washington, D.C. by Day and Night with the Family

Touring Washington, D.C. by Day and Night with the Family

September 22, 2011 No Comments This is primer on how to take little kids, adults, big kids, and even a touring musician on a sightseeing spree in the Nation’s Capitol without utter exhaustion and crankiness. My daughter was spending two evenings of her massive east coast music tour in this city, and the rest of the family was coping well ...

 

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Washington DC Museums and Monuments – Beyond the Smithsonian

Washington DC Museums and Monuments – Beyond the Smithsonian

December 9, 2010 No Comments After you’ve perused all the wonderful exhibits and artifacts in the Smithsonian Museum’s vast collection and enjoyed the Smithsonian sponsored National Zoo, there are still many, many more exciting museums and other attractions to take the kids in the D.C. area. Just driving or walking past the White House or the U.S. Capitol is awe inspiring.  ...

 

Smithsonian Museum Washington DC – Packed with Family Attractions

Smithsonian Museum Washington DC – Packed with Family Attractions

December 9, 2010 1 Comment Washington D.C. is packed with attractions for the whole family. There are as many outings as there are families who visit, with free museums, great parks, amazing historical sites, and cultural icons like the Washington Monument and the Nation’s Capital building itself to bring out the oohs and ahhs among travelers of all ages. Finding ...