As a popular vacation destination, Universal Orlando Florida is never not busy, but it's especially crowded during spring break, from late May to Labor Day, and during the winter holidays.
As a self-professed Harry Potter fanatic, I spent many hours reading and dreaming about JK Rowling's imaginary but very intricate world, collecting, consuming as many details as my brain would allow.
As we all know, when traveling with babies and young children - whether it's to Disney World, a beach house or a relative's home - we need to take along tons of necessities, from snacks, diapers and wipes to car seats and strollers.
There may be roller coasters and rides, but you can find yourself experiencing much more than that as some of the theme parks truly take visitors into another world.
Outlandish loops, tummy-turning drops and wicked-fast speeds; these are just a few of the thrilling features that characterize some of the world's most terrifying roller coasters.
This summer, spend a day or two at the Disneyland Resort with the kids during your family vacation to complete the experience. Here are a few great reasons why.
News item: Vladimir Putin has cut the ribbon to open Patriot Park, a Russian-military theme park outside Moscow. It should be at least as popular as Disneyland, since historically Russians are used to standing in long lines. But if you visit, let me be your guide, with...
Some of these theme parks may be closer to where you live, so you can drive there or pay less for a flight, and others are more affordable for families and less crowded, but just as effective in showing kids a fun and unforgettable time.
Forget what you've ever heard about water slides being for kids. These awesome water slides will have even the bravest adults cowering in fear. So grab a bathing suit and jump in the car (or plane) and start your summer off right.
It was spring, and as I drove from O'Hare to Evanston I was struck by the beauty; of the blossoms, the psychic valence of the architecture, the light off the lake. What had I missed on my first tour through this middle earth?
By Noah J. Nelson (@noahjnelson) As we've been watching the Virtual Reality market spin up over the past few years the spotlight has almost entirely ...
A recent survey from HomeAway looks at how much "kidfluence" comes into play when families plan their vacations.
Ever wondered what it would be like to quit your job and spend the rest of your life traveling the world visiting theme parks? I'm sure we all have. For Stefan Zwanzger, there is no wondering about it.
On the morning of May 13, Knott's Berry Farm unveiled its new 4D shooting game ride, "Voyage to the Iron Reef," to throngs of media and special guests in advance of the ride's May 15 opening to the general public.
Featuring the conveniences and necessities that children demand and parents appreciate, the country's 10 best family-friendly amusement parks deliver a treasured day of thrills and laughs for kids and their keepers.
When you go to Disney is key to having a good time and getting the most for your money. With more time and money to spend, you and your kids will ride more rides and spend time doing exactly what you came to Disney to do: have genuine, family-friendly fun.