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Top 10 Things to Do in Williamsburg Virginia

From theme parks, to living-history museums, to outdoor adventures, Greater Williamsburg, Virginia is bursting with fun attractions and memory making opportunities.   Its location makes it quite accessible to many people living on the East Coast and an excellent location for a family getaway. And it’s an easy three-hour drive from our home base in Raleigh, NC. We spent five ...

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How to Have Fun at Universal’s Islands of Adventure

In my last post about our trip to Universal Orlando Resort I shared with you the awesome day we had at Universal’s Volcano Bay. For the next two days, we moved between Islands of Adventure and Universal Studios and had the time of my life. We had the 3 day multipark pass so we could move between the two parks easily. ...

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Memorable Bonding on A Mother Daughter Getaway to Chicago

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Choose Chicago for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. A mother/daughter getaway is about breaking free of routines to do something special with the most important person in your life. We recently decided that it would be a good idea to go on separate trips with the girls to give them the ...

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3 Fun Things to Do in Central Florida (Besides Disney)

Looking for fun things to do in Central Florida beyond Orlando? Once you are done with Walt Disney World and Universal Studios, there are endless Central Florida attractions for families to enjoy, both man-made and natural. In case you don’t know, the heart of Central Florida is Polk County which is located roughly about halfway between Orlando and Tampa. We ...

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6 Beautiful Places to Visit in Vermont, New England

It was a dream of ours to visit New England on a fall road trip. When we previously lived in North Carolina we never made it further north than New York and now that we are back living in Raleigh, a New England road trip was high on our list. We love road trips, and Vermont in the fall is one ...

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20 Places to Visit in Hawaii on a Family Vacation

Oahu Oahu is the third largest of the Hawaiian Islands and offers a little bit of everything – relaxation, adventure, natural wonders and world-class dining and shopping. We spent 5 days exploring Oahu, and here are our top picks for things to do in Oahu. 1. Diamond Head The Diamond Head walk is one of the most popular things to ...

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