Have you considered staying at a Disney Vacation Club (DVC) resort hotel but not sure how to go about booking a room or a villa if you're not a DVC member? Late last year, my family rented points for a DVC resort hotel stay before cruising around the Caribbean. I spent many days trying to figure out how renting works and spent even more time breaking down what this Disney … [Read more...]
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Should we stay at a Disney owned hotel or should we stay off-site? This is always the debate we have every time my family heads to Orlando. After one of our recent family cruise vacations, we figured being on a ship with our favorite characters and surrounded by all things Disney, we'd take a break from Mickey and friends. We decided to head to an off site hotel for … [Read more...]
Dallas is the third largest city in Texas and has a completely different feel than its nearby neighbours – Fort Worth and Grapevine. Here are 12 of the city’s best kid-friendly places, spaces and activities. Popular Attractions with CityPASS We are big fans of CityPASS and families visiting Dallas can check off 4 popular attractions for just $46 per adult and $31 per … [Read more...]
This year's Winterlude (an everything winter celebration) in Ottawa, Ontario runs from February 3 to 20, 2017. Winterlude has seen upwards of 600,000 people in previous years and as Canada celebrates the 150th anniversary of Confederation, this year's winter celebration will most likely draw larger crowds due to more events and activities related to this special … [Read more...]
*This post was updated June 2016 CityPASS is a budget friendly way to see several of Seattle's popular tourist attractions. For $74 per adult and $54 per child (4-12 years old), families can save up to 50% on Seattle's 5 best attractions with CityPASS: The Space Needle, Seattle Aquarium, Argosy Harbor Cruises, a choice between Museum of Pop Culture or … [Read more...]