Staying connected isn't as easy as it used to be. As the geographic distances grow between family members the need to schedule time to get together to have becomes a bigger deal than three decades ago.
Imagine a secret family vacation spot with cabins, B & Bs, lodges and resorts tucked away in the woods by lakes and streams. A place where lakes yield fish and nights make star gazing exceptional - no schedules required, having fun is easy.
This spring at more than 200 locations across the country science will fuel NanoDays celebrations with interactive and engaging activities - so much fun and so little time.
Looking for a new spot or a new family vacation idea? Imagine counting goats on a rooftop; celebrating with a fish boil in Door County; hunting for agates along Lake Superior; fishing on Lake Truman or petting a bearded lizard in Missouri.
Getaway ideas to cure spring fever may be found through the Heartland States. From Minnesota and Illinois to Indiana and Ohio, we have ideas that spell fun. Whatever your family’s passion, we have spring break vacation ideas to fit the quest.
In Lebanon, Ohio an American history lesson comes alive with a southwest Ohio re-enactor who provides a believable escape to freedom experience as “Sadie”, a slave girl.
From the beauty of Lake Michigan and Grant Park to the fireboats on the Chicago River, Chicago is an awesome place. The parks are better than ever and the Sears Tower is still a thrill when it is not in the clouds.
From Chicago to LA more than 2,400 miles the route weaves through remarkable places with effortless formality. It is the road that inspired songwriter Bobby Troup’s famous lyrics "get your kicks on Route 66...."
Imagine a spot with enough small town charm that it could be a movie set. That's Montello. It has the ideal small town atmosphere, the old stone buildings, faded billboard signs, two lakes, and as the center piece four waterfalls cascade over red granite into the old quarry.
A large Christmas tree stands at the end of the music room in counterpoint to the molten-gray fireplace; rays of summer light cut a sharp line across the piano and frame a comfy 1960’s vintage chair.
Looking for a carefree vacation experience that allows everyone time to unwind, have fun and rejuvenate? This is the place. Comfy and family friendly, it is an old sneakers kind of place.
Sharing the fun and creating new family traditions is easy during the holiday season in Indianapolis. Just find the big tree and the rest is easy.
Be blown away by a 40-foot tornado swirling before you. See bolts of lightning crack over your head. Trigger an avalanche. Unleash a tsunami wave. Science Storms at MSI is a wild ride of family fun.
Chicago offers families a multitude of entertainment options – always edgy and fun. From awesome music and art venues in Grant Park to the non-stop fun on Navy Pier the city delivers on the fun stuff.
Northern Michigan is blissfully snowy this time of year making snow deals enticing to any who earn to have fun wearing mittens and boots. Skiing, snowshoeing, snow mobiling, snowboarding, and snow tubing, dog sledding make the list.
The summer sun at our back and a Door County map folded open to the HWY42/57 fork in the road, everyone was anxious to get there before the sunset. From the back seat I heard just remember to follow HWY 42 and turn down to the shoreline on county road G. On our left, pasture land framed by a significant cliff line and on our right a wall of mature trees hid the shoreline.
With a CityPass booklet it is easy to create your own urban adventure. Just add deep dish pizza, a trip to Navy Pier, and a Chicago Shakespeare Theater show and let the vacation memories happen.
The perfect drive destination for parents looking for a fun family escape as the temperature starts to drop, Warren County is where families come together to celebrate the change of seasons and enjoy holiday traditions.
From the Apple Fest in Lebanon to the corn maze at Niederman Family Farm we have a list of terrific possibilities for a quick easy fall family getaway.
Known for cool breezes, un crowded beaches, safe harbors, arts, and inspiring theater, the peninsula supports countless farmers markets and oodles of Montmorency cherry orchards.
Enjoy downtown convenience while staying at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Minneapolis - Park Place. [Read More]
This Minneapolis, MN hotel is west of downtown, across the street from the Shops at West End and minutes from the Minneapolis Convention Center, Target Center, and Mall of America. Drive 16 miles from Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport to arrive at the hotel designed with everything you need to work and relax.DoubleTree by Hilton Minneapolis - Park Place, 1500 Park Place Boulevard, Minneapolis, MN 55416. Phone: 952 542 8600.Online: http://minneapolisparkplace.doubletree.com. [Read Less]
Day at the Museum Package – Share the fun with your kids. [Read More]
Stay with us and enjoy a full range of hotel lodging amenities, including complimentary deluxe hot breakfast buffet, free airport shuttle service, high-speed wired and wireless internet access, an indoor swimming pool and hot tub, and convenient central location. Our Day at the Museum Package includes overnight accommodations for four, complimentary hot breakfast, and four complimentary passes to the Madison Children’s Museum. Rate varies by season so please call us to book this package. Best Western East Towne Suites 4801 Annamark Drive, Madison, WI 53704. Toll-free 1-800-950-1919, 9608) 244-3434 or online. [Read Less]
Welcome we offer small town charm for your family. [Read More]
This hotel is very close to Toledo, Ohio. Enjoy exceptional lodging in deluxe guest rooms and suites featuring a long list of luxurious amenities. Discover a convenient location that puts shopping and hiking trails within walking distance. Explore the activity-rich towns of Toledo, Perrysburg and Maumee, which are just a short drive away. And make the most of your vacation with our value travel specials and packages. Wingate Sylvania, 5480 South Main Street, Sylvania, OH 43560. [Read Less]
A Resort with a 50,000 Sq Ft Waterpark. Convenience and family vacation fun on one place. [Read More]
Our resort hotel near Tomah delivers the ultimate resort experience featuring deluxe guestrooms, spacious suites, north woods log villas, each providing conveniences, including cable television, refrigerator, microwave, blackout drapes and complimentary high-speed wireless internet access. In addition to superior service, amenities include a 50,000 square feet indoor and outdoor waterpark, onsite restaurant and pub, skate park, fitness center and state of the art meeting and convention center facilities. Three Bears Lodge 701 Yogi Circle Warrens, WI 54666 . Toll-free 1- 888-482-5634, (608)-378-2500 or online. [Read Less]
An upscale hotel that provides an exceptional lodging experience for family vacationers. [Read More]
Welcome to the Wingate By Wyndham in Lima. We are an upscale hotel that provides an exceptional lodging experience for family vacationers. Discover well-appointed accommodations, extraordinary service and ample amenities. Enjoy close proximity a host of Ohio attractions. Shopping, restaurants and entertainment options are close at hand.
Wingate By Wyndham
175 W. Market Street, Lima, OH 45801
Reservation: 419-228-7000 or
Discover savings in our family-fun packages. [Read More]
Jefferson Street Inn is located in the heart of downtown Wausau, adjacent to the historic Washington Square shopping center. We are a full service luxury hotel that offers suites perfect for families with resort amenities, and impeccable customer service. At Jefferson Street Inn, you’ll enjoy a pampered vacation in close proximity to Wisconsin attractions and activities. We also offer complimentary shuttle transportation to the Central Wisconsin airport, local business and Granite Peak Ski Area located at Rib Mountain State Park.
Jefferson Street Inn
201 Jefferson Street, Wausau, Wisconsin (WI) 54403
Phone: 715-845-6500 or www.jeffersonstreetinn.com
The Only Capitol Square Hotel. Just blocks from the University of Wisconsin, Madison campus. [Read More]
Enjoy our well-appointed guestrooms and suites, featuring comfortable furnishings and stylish décor. We offer a wide array of modern hotel features including complimentary high-speed internet access, newspaper delivery, dry cleaning and laundry services, fitness room, and indoor swimming pool. Plus complimentary valet parking and shuttle service to and from the Dane County Regional Airport and the UW campus. Inn on the Park Capitol Square 22 S Carroll Street, Madison, Wisconsin, 53703-3309. Toll- free 1- 800-279-8811, (608) 285-8000 or online www.innonthepark.net/. [Read Less]
Family Vacation in Hebron Ohio [Read More]
Relax and enjoy your vacation in central Ohio at the Best Western Plus Lakewood Inn. You will find all the accommodations needed for relaxation and fun! Enjoy a hot tub and indoor swimming pool, fitness equipment, and a complimentary hot breakfast buffet each morning.
Best Western Plus Lakewood Inn
122 Arrowhead Boulevard Hebron OH 43025
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Located amidst the thriving business community on the north side of Columbus, Ohio [Read More]
The Crowne Plaza Columbus North-Worthington hotel located amidst the thriving business community on the north side of Columbus, Ohio is just 14.6 miles from Port Columbus International Airport (CMH). Crowne Plaza Columbus North-Worthington, 6500 Doubletree Avenue, Columbus, OH 43229. Phone: 614 885 1885. [Read Less]
Dive into our fun-filled indoor water park resort in Toledo, Ohio. [Read More]
Dive into our fun-filled indoor water park resort in Toledo packed with thrilling slides and relaxing pools that offer nearby hotel accommodations for the perfect family vacation. Splash Bay Resort, 1705 Tollgate Drive, Akron, OH 43537. Phone: 419 482 7777. [Read Less]
Experience the vibrant energy of downtown Dayton. [Read More]
Experience the vibrant energy of downtown Dayton when you stay at the luxurious Crowne Plaza. Located adjacent to the Dayton Convention Center and just minutes from the Dayton International Airport and Wright-Patterson AFB, our newly remodeled, full-service hotel offers the perfect combination of chic styling, total comfort and convenience right here in the "Birthplace of Aviation." Whether you're visiting for business or pleasure, you'll enjoy our stylish guestrooms, spacious suites and fabulous service from our welcoming staff. Stay with us and discover your perfect home away from home right here in downtown Dayton. Crowne Plaza Dayton, 33 E. 5th Street, Akron, OH 45402. Phone: 937 224 0800. [Read Less]
Experience true vacation bliss on Houghton Lake. [Read More]
Experience true vacation bliss by registering at the Comfort Suites Lakeside, a full-service resort hotel in Houghton Lake Michigan. Comfort Suites Lakeside Resort, 100 Clearview Drive, Houghton Lake, MI 48629. Phone: 989 422 4000. [Read Less]
Steps away from campus. [Read More]
Steps away from campus, State Street and the State Capitol building, our hotel is in the middle of all the action. Enjoy free parking and Wi-fi with your stay. University Inn Madison, 441 North Frances Street, Madison, WI 53703. Phone: 608 285 8040. [Read Less]
Offering luxury rooms and suites for modern travelers. [Read More]
Hotel Arista offers luxury rooms and suites for modern travelers with such amenities as complimentary WiFi and iPod dock in every room. Guests enjoy upscale minibar choices and casual fine dining at Sugartoad restaurant. Kindly inquire about contemporary meetings and events space and Chicago area vacation packages. Hotel Arista, 2139 City Gate Lane, Naperville, IL 60563. Phone: 630 579 4100. [Read Less]
Take advantage of our managers special great for a family trip. [Read More]
We are a luxury, all-suites hotel located near downtown Milwaukee, the General Mitchell International Airport, and top area attractions, shopping, dining, family activities, indoor and outdoor sports. Offering superior accommodations for family vacations, and weekend getaways to Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Enjoy savings on your next stay with us when you take advantage of our exclusive Manager's Special. Brookfield Suites Hotel & Convention Center,
1200 South Moorland Road, Brookfield, Wisconsin 53005
Phone: 262-782-2900 or online. [Read Less]
Stay with us and take advantage of our packages. [Read More]
Take advantage of great entertainment and recreation opportunities in Pickerington and Columbus, with one of our fantastic package deals.
From motorcycles to golf, weddings to shopping, you’ll find a package to make your stay with us even more enjoyable. Best Western Plus Executive Suites - Columbus East
1899 Winderly Lane, Pickerington, OH 43147
Reservation: 614-860-9804 Fax: 614-864-9002
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Family Fun on the water. [Read More]
When vacationing in Green Lake, rent your water fun from us. We offer the lowest rental rates in the area. A full day for a pontoon boat only $249! Give us a call at 920 294-3000 or email email@example.com. Check us out online. [Read Less]
Summer Vacation Deal For new guests pay for 2 and get 1 free.
Pay for 2 and Stay for 3! Some restrictions apply.
Valid: Available 5/4 — 6/15 & 8/25 — 9/29, 2013. Each of our comfy cabins has a full kitchen and bath, grill, and patio furniture. Spend three consecutive nights at East Silent Resort (Sun. – Thurs.) and receive a free round of golf at a premier local golf course, discounted green fees at local golf courses during your stay, plus use of our resort amenities including organized land and water activities for children and adults; an excellent beach and marine area; sand volleyball; playground equipment; newly remodeled lodge; wireless internet, and satellite television. In addition to our comfy lakeside cabins, we have new luxury lakeside homes built for today's vacationing families including a unique "lock-out" feature allowing small or large groups to vacation under one roof. Available 5/7 – 5/27 & 9/10 – 9/30. East Silent Resort 30424 410th Street Dent, MN. Toll-free 1- 800-242-6904, (218) 758-2716 or online.
Great family vacation option get an extra night for free. [Read More]
Whether you are in Ottertail for a fishing trip, a wedding, or a weekend getaway with friends, our hotel is the place to stay year round! The Otter Supper Club and Lodge
306 HWY 78 N
Ottertail, MN 56571
One Night Free
Stay Thursday through Saturday nights and get either Wednesday or Sunday night free! Three night stay required for free night. Some restrictions and blackout dates apply.
Your family vacation spot in the Indiana Dunes. [Read More]
We are located in the midst of Indiana Dunes amid woodland forests and only minutes to the beach at the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore or Indiana Dunes State Park. We provide vacationers with a choice of three rooms and two suites, one named the “Furness Suite” located on the first floor with its own private deck facing out towards the lakeshore. The “Beverly Shores” suite, ideal for family groups, has its own fireplace, whirlpool bath, a sitting room and bunk beds. All rooms have complimentary wireless internet, private luxury baths, flat-screen televisions, alarm clocks, and hair dryers. Arrive or depart by rail because we offer a free shuttle service from the Beverly Shores Station. DunesWalk Inn at Furness Mansion 1491 North Furnleigh Lane Chesterton Indiana (219) 728 6393 call or visit us online.