10 fun things to do in Queens

The Noguchi Museum and Socrates Sculpture Park for families | tipsforfamilytrips.com #nyc

When we planned our first family trip to New York City last year, we wanted to see the Statue of Liberty, Broadway, Central Park and all the other iconic attractions. However, we felt serious sticker shock when we started checking summer rates for Manhattan hotels and decided to do more research in the boroughs. We struck gold in Queens, where

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Go glamping at Lakedale Resort

Resort Review: Lakedale Resort on San Juan Island, Washington | tipsforfamilytrips.com

Glamping is a hot trend in family vacations right now. My family tried it for the first time a few weeks ago during our trip to the wild and beautiful San Juan Islands in Washington State. We stayed at Lakedale Resort – a fun, family-oriented resort just a few minutes’ drive from Friday Harbor on San Juan Island. My kids

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What will you discover at the Royal B.C. Museum?

Tips for visiting the Royal BC Museum in Victoria with kids | tipsforfamilytrips.com

The Royal British Columbia Museum in Victoria, British Columbia is a place of discovery. It’s a fun place to learn about the adventurous spirit and unique history and culture of British Columbia. Both adults and children are likely to enjoy this museum. Here are my family’s favorite exhibits from the Royal BC Museum. What will yours be? First Peoples For me,

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See Wild Ponies at Assateague Island National Seashore

See Wild Ponies at Assateague Island National Seashore | tipsforfamilytrips.com

Assateague Island National Seashore, a 37-mile long island along the coast of Virigina and Maryland, boasts some of the best beaches on the East Coast. Assateague Island is known for its wild ponies, excellent surf, and popular beach camping. Families will enjoy the nature center and lifeguarded beach. Bird watchers can enjoy over 320 species of birds in this protected

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Top 10 Patriotic Places in the United States

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Happy Independence Day! Each year on July 4th, we celebrate the birth of the United States of America and give special recognition to our history and the freedoms that we enjoy in this great nation. Independence Day is my favorite holiday, so today I’m sharing our Top 10 Patriotic Places in the United States. Katie or I have personally visited each of these

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