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America's Best All-Inclusive Resorts for Families

 It's a myth that you need to go to the Caribbean or Mexico to find a fantastic all-inclusive resort. Click through this slideshow for wonderful, kid-friendly resorts right here in the US where taking advantage of all-inclusive pricing does not require a passport.

America's Best Family Beach Destinations

 From coast to coast, we share the best beach getaway destinations with kids.

Guide to America's Best Water Parks

Whether you prefer to float down a lazy river, splash in a wave pool, or zoom down water slides and speed coasters, there's a water park where your family can cool off in style. Here are state-by-state guides to water parks in every US region.

National Park Vacations with Kids

Called "America's best idea" by the historian Wallace Stegner, our national park system offers families a wonderfully affordable way to visit our most cherished and beautiful landscapes, view wildlife in their natural habitat, learn about geological and cultural history, and appreciate the great outdoors

Coming Soon to Walt Disney World

At twice the size of Manhattan, Walt Disney World encompasses four theme parks, 24 resorts, two waterparks, five golf courses, as well as dining and entertainment galore. Best of all, there's always something new to look forward to.

The Best Cruise Lines for Families

These days, nearly every cruise line welcomes families and offers activity programming for children, yet only a select few truly go above and beyond to meet the needs of cruising families. To choose a cruise line that’s right for your family, see this guide to the most kid-friendly cruise lines.

Best Kid-Friendly Beaches in the Southeast

From the Carolinas to both coasts of Florida, here are some of the best picks for a family beach vacation.

Best Kid-Friendly Beaches on the Gulf Coast

 From Florida to Texas, here are some of the best picks for a family beach vacation.

Coolest New Water Park Attractions of 2014

Every year, water parks around the country introduce a new crop of water attractions with bigger splashes, more thrilling drops, and crazier raft rides. Just in time for summer vacation 2014, the International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions (IAAPA), has released the latest new attractions—from entirely new water parks to one-of-a-kind water slides and interactive spray pads.

Best New Theme Park Attractions for Little Kids

 Adrenaline-pumping thrill rides get all the buzz, but theme parks are introducing a lot of great new rides and attractions for families with kids under 10, too. Here's what's coming in 2014.

Top Vacations for Families with Babies and Toddlers

Many hotels and resorts say they welcome babies and toddlers, but few truly give young families the support they need to relax on vacation. Here's the cream of the crop in vacation providers that get it right.

What's New at Zoos and Aquariums in 2014

 Kids of all ages love animals, so it's unsurprising that millions of families visit zoos and aquariums every year. Here's a look at what's new at zoos and aquariums in 2014.

Best Family-Friendly Golf Resorts

These resorts pull out the stops with family and junior programming, reduced greens fees, super instruction, and everything you need for a family golf vacation.

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