Category: United States

Spring Break Freebies at Big Bear Lake

Families Get Relief This Spring Break with Free Ski Lift Tickets for Kids Big Bear Lake, Calif. March 5, 2013– This spring break Big Bear puts smiles on faces for kids and parents alike with free lift tickets for kids! The kids like this because they get the chance to play in snow for spring break, and parents especially like this deal because they get a break on their pocketbooks! The program called Kids Ski / Ride for Free gives kids the opportunity to ski or ride for free at Snow Summit and Bear Mountain weekdays now through April...

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Disney’s Art of Animation Resort

My family recently had the pleasure of spending five days at Disney’s Art of Animation Resort in Florida. It was our first stay at a Disney resort, and we were not disappointed. Disney’s Art of Animation is the newest Disney resort. It boasts the following… Total property size: 87 acres The Nemo pool has 310,000 gallons and is the largest pool on Disney property, not counting water parks If you combined all the swimming pools, you could park 125 cars inside the pools For the first time ever at any Disney resort hotel, in-room décor pieces may be purchased...

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Universal Orlando Resort: A great family destination

Universal Orlando is one of my favourite places to visit. It is fun for all ages, and has some of the best rides I have ever been on in my life. If you haven’t been before, or you haven’t been recently, here’s some information to help you plan a trip! Tickets… You can get some incredible deals on tickets by purchasing multiple days at Universal. There is a fantastic deal on for Canadian and US residents right now, where you get your third day free when you buy the first two days. You can purchase tickets that let you...

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Tips for having a great time at Disney World

Disney World is an incredible place to visit, and you want to make the most of your visit when you go. My family and I just returned from a visit to Disney World, and my son and I had the opportunity to go to Disneyland in the summer. These, combined with our visit to Disney World last year and my brother’s excellent knowledge on the parks (I was picking his brain before we left this time), have given me some insight on how to make the most of your trip. Choosing your time to visit I prefer to visit...

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Relax at the Carlsbad Inn Beach Resort

My son and I had the privilege of visiting the Carlsbad Inn Beach Resort on our recent trip to California. The resort is right on the beach, and offers a variety of daily activities, and they have many items available to sign out including pool noodles, boogie boards, beach toys, beach chairs and beach umbrellas. At the resort, there were video games that my son enjoyed, and a ping pong table where he played for the first time. The pool was his favourite spot at the resort though, and we spent a lot of time there. There is a...

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Why you should take your kids to Legoland

My son and I recently visited Legoland California. This was our first visit to Legoland, and since we enjoy playing and building with Lego we knew we would enjoy it. After visiting Legoland, we realize it is so much more than just building blocks. Legoland is a great place for learning! At Legoland, you can: learn about building, obviously be able to visit many parts of the world in miniland, and learn about different geographical regions discover musical talents while playing instruments made entirely out of lego work on hand-eye coordination and cooperation while playing many of the xBox...

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