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#TravelTuesday Q&A: Great Getaways for NJ Teachers’ Convention School Break

The Culinary Institute of American in Hyde Park | family travel
The Culinary Institute of American in Hyde Park

Q: Hi! I’m trying to plan a short trip for my 14-year-old son and I during New Jersey’s November Teacher’s Convention 4-day break . You guys always seem to be doing something fun; any ideas for me? ~ Thanks! Mike

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#TravelTuesday Q&A: Early Bird Ski Pass Deals in Vermont

Ski pass deals in Vermont | family travel

Q:  This first nip of cool air is making me dream of ski season. I’d love to go up to Vermont this winter, but when is the best time to get deals on ski lift tickets? Do you know just how early, when and how to book?  ~ Thanks! Andrea S.

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#TravelTuesday Q&A: Easy Family Getaways for Christmas Break

Easy Family Getaways for Christmas Break
The Sagamore Resort

Q: My husband’s birthday is Christmas Day (really) and I’d love to surprise him with a short family vacation at a resort that our two boys, who are 11 and 6, will like, too. Something we can get to within a few hours’ drive of New Jersey/New York  that has a bit of holiday spirit (thinking ice skating and s’mores) would be great. Thanks! — Ellen C.

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Travel Tips, Reviews, & Giveaways

New Deals Added! Incredible Cyber Monday Travel Deals and Steals

Black Friday and Cyber Monday Travel Deals and Steals

Step right up! We’ve got your vacation deal right here! Since last week we’ve added more Cyber Monday travel specials to our family friendly list — search for “NEW” if you want to see the updates (spoiler alert: there are a large number of great ski resorts out west offering 50% off regular rates!). Or just scroll through for family travel inspiration. From the Caribbean to California (and beyond), swimming to skiing, we’ve got you covered, below. Just be sure to act quickly, most of these fabulous family vacation deals will be gone by Tuesday, and in some cases last only a few hours, or even minutes (for example, $96 rooms at Boston’s Hotel Commonwealth are available for just 96 minutes!).

Let the travel shopping start……..now!

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Travel Tips, Reviews, & Giveaways

Incredible Black Friday and Cyber Monday Travel Deals and Steals

Black Friday and Cyber Monday Travel Deals and Steals

Great vacation deals are waiting for you starting now through Cyber Monday if you just know where to look. From the Caribbean to California (and beyond), swimming to skiing, we’ve got you covered, below. Just be sure to act quickly, most of these fabulous family vacation deals will be gone by Tuesday, and in some cases last only a few hours, or even minutes (for example, $96 rooms at Boston’s Hotel Commonwealth are available for just 96 minutes!).

Let the travel shopping start……..now!

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#TravelTuesday Q&A: A 4 Day Weekend?! Get Packing for the New Jersey Teachers’ Convention School Break

New Jersey Teachers' Convention

Q: Help! Teacher’s Convention is this week in New Jersey and I’ve got a 4 day weekend with the kids! Where can we go if I haven’t made plans already?

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Weekend Away

A Family Weekend in Brattleboro, Vermont

Brattleboro, Vermont

On this first day of fall, Anna Sandler, a writer, blogger, and mom of three, shares the 411 on a family weekend in Brattleboro, Vermont. Her guide has convinced Georgette to plan her own family trip to the vibrant and diverse arts community up north.
 
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#TravelTuesday Q&A: National Dog Day

National Dog Day

We’re wagging our tails over National Dog Daythis Wednesday, August 26. To celebrate, we’re re-running one of our favorite Q&As about dog friendly beaches in New Jersey, below.

pet friendly hotels

For more travel destinations with your four-legged friend, check out the pet-friendly fun lodging and outdoor options in the Adirondacks; mark your calendar for Top Dog Weekend at the Essex Resort & Spa in Burlington, Vermont, Nov. 14 to 16; or consider one of Belmond’s posh, pet-friendly properties such as the Inn at Perry Cabin in St Michaels, Maryland. 

Enjoy the “dog days” of summer!

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