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  • Disney Introduces MagicBands

    With Disney's new MyMagic+ trip planning system, guests will be able to ride-hop, snag FastPasses, and charge merchandise—all without pulling out their wallets.

    Posted by Elizabeth Lynch on January 10, 2013 at 10:33:36 AM EST in News, Family
  • 10 Tips for Cruising with Kids

    You've found the cruise of a lifetime, but then wonder if it would be wise (fun, safe) to bring the kids along. Don't fret, take these tips and you and the fam will be cruising (happily) in no time.

    Posted by Andrea M. Rotondo on January 09, 2013 at 4:35:29 PM EST in Cruises, Travel Tips
  • How to Tour Disney While Pregnant

    Touring Disney takes a lot of planning and preparation. Multiply that by, well, a lot, if you happen to be pregnant. Our writer provides her own time-tested tips for hitting the park while pregnant.

    Posted by Leigh Jenkins on January 03, 2013 at 4:30:07 PM EST in Travel Tips
  • Five Reasons to Visit Vieques

    With sun, surf, sand, and, you know, manatees, Vieques has it all, whether you're a family or just a couple of lovebirds. Here are five reasons to visit this (relatively) hidden Caribbean hot spot.

    Posted by Kathleen Squires on January 03, 2013 at 11:15:57 AM EST in Trip Ideas
  • Top Winter Activities Off the Ski Slopes

    Hitting the ski slopes on vacation is great...just maybe not every day. For wintry fun off the bunny slopes and black diamonds, check out our top winter activities at resorts and ski areas across the country.

    Posted by Fodor's Guest Blogger on January 02, 2013 at 4:30:24 PM EST in Trip Ideas, Outdoors
  • Your Favorite Holiday Trip Memories

    Holiday trips can be a mixed bag. But sometimes its not the most perfect trips we remember best. The memories you all shared with us this season were fantastic, fun, and sometimes a little messy. Happy Thanksgiving!

    Posted by Fodor's Editors on November 22, 2012 at 11:36:41 AM EST in Family
  • Best US Ski Resorts for Families

    Many ski resorts will try to woo you with promises of fun on the slopes for every age. But not all have chocolate chip cookies on the mountain, kid-only gondolas, and free lift tickets for young ones. These top resorts do.

    Posted by Fodor's Guest Blogger on November 16, 2012 at 5:19:10 PM EST in Outdoors, Family
  • What to Wear: Home for the Holidays

    You're armed and ready with recipes for Thanksgiving (and answers to your aunt's "loving" questions at dinner), but you've still got to pack. Here are our favorite outfits for keeping things chic and merry.

    Posted by Bee Shapiro on November 16, 2012 at 12:33:31 PM EST in Style
  • Disney: Beyond the Rides

    Think Disney is just about the rides? How wrong you are—from the Magic Kingdom to the Animal Kingdom and everything in between, there's tons to do and see in between the rides.

    Posted by Leigh Jenkins on October 20, 2012 at 12:25:04 PM EDT in Family, Trip Ideas
  • Halloween Ideas: Family-Friendly Frights

    Freakish ghosts and terrifying ghouls are great, but there are heaps of gentler thrills for families with little ones. Whether its "punkin chunkin" or a wicked kids workshop, here are our top picks.

    Posted by Blane Bachelor on October 16, 2012 at 1:55:35 PM EDT in Family, Events