Probiotics are Your Friend: Preventing Travelers Diarrhea
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Probiotics are Your Friend: Preventing Travelers Diarrhea

Few things are less fun on a family trip than a bout of traveler’s diarrhea. Given estimates that 20 to 60 percent of travelers can be afflicted, odds are that sooner or later someone in your party will end up with digestive difficulties. Travel can have enough variables and potential headaches, so I began the…

Travel Deal: New York CityPASS Saves Nearly Half Off a Visit to Popular Landmarks
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Travel Deal: New York CityPASS Saves Nearly Half Off a Visit to Popular Landmarks

CityPASS, the ticket booklet program to popular tourist attractions in major U.S. cities – including New York, Atlanta, Houston, Philadelphia, Boston, Toronto, Chicago, Seattle, San Francisco, or Hollywood – saves 46 percent off combined admission to six top New York City attractions. In January, Travel + Leisure magazine released its first-ever reader survey of the…

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New York City with Kids: Fun and Educational Things To Do, Family-friendly Hotels and Restaurants, and More!

Even though I lived on the Upper West Side for ten years, it’s a whole new experience to return to the Big Apple with my children. New York City with kids is a world onto itself. Seen through the eyes of a child, Gotham is a magical place, full of wonder and joy. The Albany…

Travel Tips for Reading with Kids On Road Trips
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Travel Tips for Reading with Kids On Road Trips

Road trips are a wonderful opportunity to have open-ended book discussions with your children.  If you have the time, and a super-long road trip, consider listening to an audio-book and then talking about your selection. Selecting a Book for the Road Trip It can be difficult to choose a book that is interesting and worthy…