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Prague, Czechia

THINGS TO DO IN PRAGUE, CZECHIA | EXPLORING PRAGUE, CZECH REPUBLIC During the summer of 2019, me and my two sons decided to take a European vacation. We ended up traveling for 26 days to a total of seven countries and over 17,000 miles. Day nineteen through twenty-three were spent in Prague, Czechia. We arrived …

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THINGS TO DO IN ROME, ITALY | EXPLORING VATICAN CITY During the summer of 2019, me and my two sons decided to take a European vacation. We ended up traveling for 26 days to a total of seven countries and over 17,000 miles. Day sixteen through eighteen were spent in Rome, Italy with a full-day …

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THINGS TO DO IN CAMBRILS, SPAIN | EXPLORING CAMBRILS, SPAIN During the summer of 2019, me and my two sons decided to take a European vacation. We ended up traveling for 26 days to a total of seven countries and over 17,000 miles. Day thirteen through fifteen were spent in Cambrils, Spain. We headed to …

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THINGS TO DO IN BARCELONA, SPAIN | EXPLORING BARCELONA, SPAIN During the summer of 2019, me and my two sons decided to take a European vacation. We ended up traveling for 26 days to a total of seven countries and over 17,000 miles. Day nine through twelve were spent in Barcelona, Spain. The Barcelona airport …

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THINGS TO DO IN BERLIN, GERMANY | EXPLORING BERLIN, GERMANY During the summer of 2019, me and my two sons decided to take a European vacation. We ended up traveling for 26 days to a total of seven countries and over 17,000 miles. Day six through eight were spent in Berlin, Germany. Berlin has two …

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Moers, Germany

THINGS TO DO IN MOERS, GERMANY | EXPLORING MOERS, GERMANY During the summer of 2019, me and my two sons decided to take a European vacation. We ended up traveling for 26 days to a total of seven countries and over 17,000 miles. Day two through five were spent in Moers, Germany and the surrounding …

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After years of financial struggle as a single-dad on a teacher’s salary, I managed to put together a budget-friendly 25-day summer trip to Europe. My side-hustle is that of a travel agent, so in theory, I should be able to put together an amazing family trip. If you have any suggestions for must-see places, please …

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THINGS TO DO IN MAUI | EXPLORING MAUI HAWAII Maui played a pivotal role in the early history of Hawaii. Like other Hawaiian islands, Maui was first settled by seafaring Polynesians around 700AD. However, up until 1795, Maui and the surrounding ‘islands of fire’ were ruled by several disparate kingdoms. Using guns seized from European …

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WHAT TO DO IN HAWAII? HAWAII ACTIVITIES AROUND THE BIG ISLAND English explorer James Cook, circumnavigated Antarctica, discovered New Zealand, and charted the Pacific Islands. However, shortly after becoming the first European to lay eyes on Hawaii, Cook also became one of the first Europeans to be killed on the Big Island. Thankfully, the 240-years …

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Las Vegas, NV

FAMILY-FRIENDLY THINGS TO DO IN VEGAS Founded in 1905, Las Vegas is one of the newest cities in the United States. Moreover, it is no secret that Las Vegas has a reputation as America’s very own Sin City. The first casinos on what is today the Las Vegas Strip opened their doors in the 1930s. Since this …

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Big Bear Lake, CA

San Diego, CA

–THINGS TO DO IN SAN DIEGO | FAMILY SAN DIEGO TOURIST ATTRACTIONS Europeans first anchored in San Diego Bay in 1542. However, it wasn’t until 1769 that the San Diego area began to be developed by the Spanish. Annexed from Mexico in 1846, San Diego then started to grow into a thriving naval base, hub …

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KAUAI THINGS TO DO | TOP KAUAI ACTIVITIES FOR FAMILIES Kauai is Hawaii’s oldest inhabited island, and despite its small size, was the only island not conquered by Kamehameha the Great when he unified Hawaii. Often called “the Garden Isle” of Hawaii, Kauai is also distinctly different topographically from other Hawaiian islands. An outdoor adventure …

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WHAT TO DO IN OAHU? – FAMILY-FRIENDLY THINGS TO DO IN OAHU Home to Honolulu, Oahu is one of the most well-known of the Hawaii islands. In part, this is due to Oahu also being home to Pearl Harbor, which was famously attacked in 1941, bringing the United States into WWII. Thankfully, Oahu today is better …

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