The best things to do in Mystic, CT with kids. Fun things for a weekend in Mystic and a weekend itinerary for this New England town.
The best attractions at Hollywood Studios will offer you entertainment and rides like no other. This is our list for Hollywood Studios best rides.
Are you planning a visit to Universal Studios? This one day itinerary for Universal Studios Orlando will help you enjoy all the best rides and attractions, and help you plan your day at the Universal Orlando theme park.
Are you planning a Universal Orlando vacation? Today we are sharing the best water rides at Universal Orlando including water attractions at Universal Studios Florida and Universal’s Islands of Adventure theme parks.
The Disney World Private VIP Tours experience are a luxury upgrade to your visit the the Disney theme parks. This guide to Disney VIP tours will help you decide if it is worth it for your Disney vacation.
The Disney Skyliner is a gondola themed transportation system for Walt Disney World resort guests. In this guide we share the Disney Skyliner route, hotels, and what to expect.
Over 20 of the best restaurants at the Universal Orlando resort. Our favorite restaurants inside Universal Studios, Islands of Adventure and CityWalk to include in your next Universal Orlando theme parks vacation.
A visit to Disney World wouldn’t be complete without meeting characters at Magic Kingdom. This guide to the character experiences at Magic Kingdom will tell you where and who to meet for your visit.
Where can you find Toy Story at Disney World? We are sharing where you can see Toy Story characters and Toy Story rides at Walt Disney World.
A Niagara Falls winter visit will have you seeing the falls like never before. With low crowds and lots of indoor and outdoor activities, guests will find lots of things to do in Niagara Falls in the winter.
We love celebrating the holidays and with so many Christmas activities in Rochester NY it is easy to find family fun activities to enjoy.
Are you planning one day at California Adventure at the Disneyland Resort? This California Adventure itinerary is perfect to help plan your day at the Anaheim theme park.
ROC Holiday Village is back for the 2022 season!! It is a great event to enjoy the holidays in Rochester.
Hersheypark Christmas Candylane is the holiday event at Hersheypark. It features holiday décor and special events through Hersheypark and the resorts.
This guide to LEGOLAND New York will help you plan your visit to the New York Legoland park. With tips for the best rides at LEGOLAND NY, where to dine and how to plan your day.
White Sands National Park is an incredible park that everyone should visit once in their life. This guide will help you plan your visit with tips for visiting White Sands National Park with kids.
There are so many fun things to do with kids in Hershey PA. It is a great family friendly destination for a weekend getaway or a family vacation. Today we are sharing the best things to do with kids in Hershey Pennsylvania.
Character dining at Walt Disney World is a fun experience to include in your Disney vacation. Our review of 1900 Park Fare character breakfast at the Grand Floridian will help decided if its a good pick for your trip.
Universal’s Volcano Bay is an immersive water park experience that allows guests to enter a tropical paradise in the middle of Orlando, Florida. These Volcano Bay tips will help you make the most of your day at the Orlando water park.
Are you visiting Disney World and looking for thrill rides? Our list of picks for the best thrill rides at Disney World and which parks to find them.
What are the best things to do on Castaway Cay? There are many different activities on Disney’s Castaway Cay that range from active to relaxing. This guide will share the best Castaway Cay activities to include during your Disney Cruise.
We have visited the Universal parks and resorts in Orlando, Florida many times as a family of five, and there is a reason we keep coming back. This guide to the Universal Orlando resort will teach you all about the Universal parks and the Universal on-site resorts to help plan your family vacation.
The epic question of Walt Disney World vs. Universal Orlando can lead to many opinions between serious theme park fans. While the answer depends on what type of vacation you are looking for and who you are traveling with, there are a few big differences between Disney World and Universal. Today we break it down to help you decide between a Disney World or Universal Orlando vacation.
This Universal Studios Hollywood itinerary will help you plan your day and see all the best attractions for one day at Universal Studios Hollywood.
Are you planning your first trip to Disneyland? These Disneyland tips for first timers will help you plan a great trip to the Anaheim theme parks.
A visit to Hersheypark wouldn’t be complete without dining on some of the delicious Hersheypark food options. We are sharing our picks for the best places to eat at Hersheypark and where you can find something for everyone in your family.
LEGOLAND California is an awesome place to spend the day during your Southern California vacation. Today we are sharing our best LEGOLAND California tips, the LEGOLAND attractions you can’t miss, and how to plan your day at the California theme park.
Are you looking for awesome ideas for your next family vacation? This list of family vacation itineraries are great for all ages and budgets to inspire your next trip.
Are you planning a Disney Cruise vacation? My kids loved the Disney Dream Kids Club and we are sharing all the things parents need to know about the Disney Cruise kids clubs.
Visiting a glass museum with kids? It might not sound like it goes together, but planning a visit to the Corning Museum of Glass with kids is a great family activity in New York state.
This one day at Disneyland itinerary will help you plan the best day at Disneyland in California. With tips to maximize your day at the park and see all the best rides and attractions our itinerary for Disneyland in one day is great for your next Disneyland vacation.
What is the Disney vacation cost for a family of five? How much does a Disney vacation cost?
Are you looking for vacation rentals near Disney World or Universal Orlando? We stayed at the Encore Resort Orlando Florida and are sharing our review of this off-site Disney World vacation rental.
Halloween at Hersheypark has exciting offerings for the 2022 season. This year Hersheypark Halloween will include family friendly activities as well as a new Dark Nights event.
If you are looking for laid back comfort and relaxation for your next family trip you should take a look at The Cove at Sylvan Beach in New York. Offering 2 and 3 bedroom cottages in Sylvan Beach The Cove is a great place for a close to home getaway near the finger lakes.
HalloweenFest at Lincoln Hill Farms in Canandaigua NY is a family friendly event held throughout the month of October. We visited over the weekend and had a great time enjoying this special event.
Rochester, NY in fall…the weather is perfect, the leaves are changing colors, and there is so much to do! We’ve rounded up the best fall activities in Rochester, NY to enjoy some quality family time during the autumn season.
Universal’s Cabana Bay Beach resort is a retro themed moderate resort at Universal Orlando. It offers on-site amenities, family suites and early entry to the theme parks. Read on for our Cabana Bay Beach resort family suite room review and resort tour.
Syracuse, NY is a great destination for families looking for museums, activities, and outdoor fun. Today we are sharing fun things to do in Syracuse, NY with kids plus a sample Syracuse NY weekend itinerary to plan your getaway.
This Holidays at Universal Orlando guide will show you everything you need to know about visiting Universal during the holidays. With holiday themed shows, treats and activities, Christmas at Universal is one of the best times to visit.
Are you thinking about planning a Southern California theme park vacation? This post has you covered on how to plan the best Southern California itinerary for your theme park vacation.
Are you planning a visit to Hersheypark? These Hersheypark tips will give you all the tricks and secrets for making the most out of your Hersheypark visit.
Disney World is a great place for a weekend getaway. Today we are sharing our tips for planning a weekend at Disney World.
How do you travel as a family on a budget? With gas prices and airline prices soaring how can families afford a family vacation? Today we are sharing our tips for family travel on a budget.
Are you planning a visit to Disney’s Animal Kingdom? If so, this Animal Kingdom Itinerary is for you! We recently returned from a Disney World vacation and are sharing all the Animal Kingdom Tips and how to plan your one day at Animal Kingdom.
Great Wolf Lodge Summer Camp-In is back! The Summer Camp-In at Great Wolf Lodge is a great one stop place for special activities and all your favorite Great Wolf Lodge fun.
Frontier Airlines is a budget friendly no frills airline. There are pros and cons to flying Frontier Airlines, and it depends on what you prioritize when flying to decide if it is a good fit for you. Read on for our experience and review of flying Frontier airlines.
The Wild Center in Tupper Lake NY is a great mix of indoor and outdoor family fun in the Adirondacks. The Wild Center and Wild Walk are a must do for things to do in Tupper Lake and I highly recommend adding them to your Adirondack weekend.
You visit Disney World for the parks, but there are many things to do at Disney World besides the parks that are worth adding to your Disney World vacation. This is our list of family favorites for a non-park day at Disney World.
Mobile ordering at Disney World is worth taking advantage of during your Disney World vacation. Our guide will save you time waiting in lines and will make ordering food at Disney World easier.
Planning your first time at Disney World is exciting but it can feel overwhelming. These are our best first time Disney World tips to have a successful Disney vacation.
If you are planning a visit to Universal Orlando you may want to be aware of the special events at Universal Orlando throughout the year. These events are typically included with your admission to the park and can be a great time to visit the Universal parks.
If you think Walt Disney World is only for toddlers, think again! There is a lot to enjoy at Disney with teens! We have been visiting for years and these are our picks for the best things to do with teens at Disney World.
High temperatures, humidity, and crowds may discourage you from planning a visit to Disney World in summer but there are some perks to a summer visit to Disney World. Read on as we share our best tips for visiting Disney in summer and if it is worth it for your family vacation.
Halloween at Disney World is always an exciting time! What can Disney fans expect for 2022? Walt Disney World recently announced that Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween party is back!!
What is the best Disney park: Epcot vs. Magic Kingdom? We think both parks offer a lot of Disney magic, but lets break down what each park has to offer so you can plan your Disney vacation.
Hersheypark is a family fun summer destination but what do you do when the park is closed. We have put together our favorite things to do in Hershey, PA besides Hersheypark to keep everyone in the family happy and busy!
Are you visiting Times Square with Kids? In this article we are sharing our favorite things to do in Times Square with kids.
Are you planning a Disney World 7 day itinerary and you don’t know where to start? You are in the right place! Disney World can be an amazing vacation, and with this Disney World 7 day itinerary planning guide you will be ready to enjoy the most magical place on Earth!
Looking for what to do in Zion National Park in one day? We are sharing our tips for how to spend 1 day in Zion National Park.
Planning a visit to the Orlando theme parks can be completely overwhelming. There are so many and it is tough to know where to start. Luckily I have put together this Orlando theme parks guide for beginners to help you start planning your Orlando theme park vacation.
We recently returned from a Zion National Park to Las Vegas road trip. We planned our Las Vegas 4 day itinerary with plans to spend time in Zion as well as a day trip to the Hoover Dam. It was a great trip with a lot of family fun activities.
What characters can you meet at Disney’s Animal Kingdom park? This guide to Disney’s Animal Kingdom characters will tell you who you can meet and where you can find them at this popular Disney theme park.
Are you planning a visit to Universal Studios? Today we are sharing the best rides at Universal Studios Orlando with kids.
When visiting Southern California with kids you should include a few days in Carlsbad to relax and enjoy the area. With so many fun things to do in Carlsbad, CA with kids you will be happy you included it on your family vacation.
Are you looking for a deluxe resort near Disney’s Magic Kingdom? This Disney’s Grand Floridian review will give you all the details for staying at this deluxe Disney World resort.
Where to stay in New York City? That is one of the most important decisions when planning your visit. With so many options to choose from, it can be an overwhelming decision. Today we are sharing our recent stay and our Westin New York Times Square review.
Planning a visit to New York state? Whether you are looking for a city vacation or lots of outdoor space, New York state has something for everyone. These are our picks for the best New York State attractions for families.
Are you looking for Disney World accommodations for a large family? In this article I am sharing the best Disney World accommodations for a family of five.
Are you looking for the best Disney resort for kids? These are our picks for 10 of the best Walt Disney World resorts to stay in with kids.
When visiting Universal one of the most common questions I hear is “Where should we eat?” Luckily, Universal CityWalk has lots of options for families. These are our picks for the best places to eat at CityWalk Orlando.
Disney Cruise vs. Disney World. What is the better vacation for your family? In this article we will be breaking down the pros and cons to help you decide on a Disney World or Disney Cruise vacation.
Planning a Disney vacation can be so much fun and a lot of research. Today we are sharing 5 benefits to staying at a Disney resort and 3 reasons to stay off-site during your Disney Vacation.
If you are a Star Wars fan, and honestly even if you are not, you should consider the Hollywood Studios build a Droid Disney World Experience. Guests can build their very own customized Droid to take home and it is a unique experience to add on to your day at the park.
As we start the new year we often start thinking about our spring break vacation destinations and where we want to visit during our break. Today we are sharing our picks for the best spring break destinations with families.
Are you visiting Disney World and planning your day at Hollywood Studios ? This one day Hollywood Studios itinerary will help you plan your day at the Disney World theme park.
With the start of a new year I like to look back on what we did in 2021 and think about what we want our 2022 to look like. Looking back helps me be grateful for the moments we experienced, and we had a lot of fun in 2021 despite the ups and downs.
Are you planning a visit to a water park during your Disney World vacation? Then you don’t want to miss the best Typhoon Lagoon rides for families.
Are you planning your Epcot Itinerary and need a place to start? In this article I will share how to plan the best one day Epcot touring plan to minimize wait times and maximize your day at Disney World theme park.
Have you ever thought of traveling to all 50 states? The ideas never crossed my mind until I had kids and started this blog. Once they were born my husband and I decided to prioritize family travel in our lives and it has evolved into creating our goal of visiting all 50 states.
One of my favorite holiday traditions is cozying up on the couch and having a holiday movie night. This is our list for the best Christmas movie night ideas for a holiday family movie night.
We’ve put together 50 of our favorite family fun Christmas countdown activities. These Christmas countdown ideas are perfect for family time this holiday season.
If you are planning a visit to Universal Orlando you may be wondering is the Universal Orlando annual pass worth it. We are breaking down the pros/cons of having an annual pass at Universal and if it is worth it.
Planning a New York to Florida road trip itinerary is a great alternative to flying. We’re sharing our tips for planning a road trip to Florida from New York state.
What are the best quick service at Disney World? With so many dining options at Disney to choose, from it can feel overwhelming. Today we are sharing our picks for the best quick service at Disney World.
Christmas at SeaWorld Orlando is a great time to visit the Orlando park. The special event will bring you holiday joy! Today we are sharing 7 things to do at SeaWorld’s Christmas Celebration.
Is taking a southwest road trip on your family travel bucket list? Whether you are planning a 4 day or 10 day southwest road trip, our road trip itinerary for the Southwest can help you plan an awesome family vacation.
We spent a weekend discovering all the fun things to do in Utica NY and I was really surprised! From outdoor fun to good eats for families, I learned there are so many things to do around Utica, NY to plan a weekend getaway.
What are the best attractions at Animal Kingdom that you can’t miss during your visit to the Disney World theme park? We are sharing the best Animal Kingdom rides to help plan your Disney vacation.
Are you planning a one day Magic Kingdom itinerary and not sure where to start? Do you want to spend one day in Magic Kingdom and see all the best rides and attractions? This Magic Kingdom touring plan will help you plan your day at the Walt Disney World park .
Apple picking in Rochester, NY may be one of my all time favorite fall activities. It is a perfect fall activity in Western New York. These are our picks for the best Rochester, NY apple picking destinations.
We love family movie nights in our house. There is something special about all of us on the couch sitting down to see a story come to life on the screen. Today I am sharing 30 of our favorite kids movie night ideas that the entire family will love.
Are you planning a visit to Disney’s Magic Kingdom? Today we are sharing our FastPass Magic Kingdom tips, tiers, and what you need to know to plan your day. This Magic Kingdom FastPass strategy will help optimize your day at the Magic Kingdom and allow you less wait time for your favorite attractions.
Visiting Disney World during Covid is such a personal decision but I thought sharing our experience and questions we asked ourselves would help in the decision making process. Here are our tips for visiting Disney during Covid and how we felt during our recent Disney visit.
Are you visiting Universal Orlando and looking for thrills? These best rides at Islands of Adventure should be on your must-see list when visiting the Orlando theme park.
Some of the best museums I have ever visited are the museums around Rochester. The Rochester museums have something for everyone to love from arts to outdoor living museums, you will find something to explore anytime of the year.
What is there to do in Pigeon Forge? During our week long visit we learned there are endless things to do in Pigeon Forge with kids. We’re sharing our best Pigeon Forge things to do with kids and a 4 day Pigeon Forge itinerary to put it all together.
Who doesn’t love a Northeast weekend getaway? With all four seasons to enjoy and incredible destinations, these weekend getaways on the east coast have something for everyone.
When I first heard the announcement that there would be a LEGOLAND New York I was so excited! We love theme parks and having a new one in our home state is super exciting! Here are 5 things you need to know about the all new LEGOLAND New York!
We are always looking for a fun weekend away to reconnect as a family and were pleasantly surprised with our recent visit to Jamestown, New York. There are so many things to do in Jamestown, NY making it a great, and often overlooked, family fun destination.