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Tips for Your Trip to the Minnesota Zoo Jack-o-Lantern Spectacular


Where can you see 5,000 jack-o-lanterns illuminated as you walk along a dark trail?  Where can you see carved pumpkins of all sizes, some carved in so much detail they look like works of art?  Where can your family spend a fun evening seeing something new?  The answer is…at the Minnesota Zoo!  This year’s Minnesota Zoo Jack-o-Lantern Spectacular is absolutely…

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Miller Park – Tips for Your Trip to the Home of the Milwaukee Brewers


In Wisconsin, we know that summer is on its way once baseball season starts!  Although the first outdoor games are a little cool in some of the Midwest’s ballparks, we know we have a long season ahead of us to catch a game or two.  Thinking about attending a Milwaukee Brewers baseball game at Miller Park?  Of course you are! …

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A-Z Guide to Wisconsin Dells Attractions


A trip to Wisconsin Dells, will be a vacation unlike any other that your family has ever had. Guaranteed!  Wisconsin Dells is known as the water park capital of the world, but there is so much more to do there besides zipping down a water slide or two.  Take a drive through the city and you won’t even know where…

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Ten Reasons Why Your Kids Will Love Ely, Minnesota


Ely is a small town in Northern Minnesota and has quite the reputation.  Ely is known as the “end of the road”, “the gateway to the Boundary Waters”, and is pretty good at April Fool’s Day pranks (bidding to host the 2016 Olympics, for example).  That’s a lot to be known for, but wait, there’s one more.  Ely, Minnesota is…

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Grand Ely Lodge – A Family Resort Destination in Northern Minnesota


It’s the middle of summer…or the middle of winter….and the kids are starting to feel cooped up and maybe just a little bit bored.  This means one thing, your family needs a vacation!  Nothing major, just a quick getaway that will make everyone happy.  You need a destination that has a few sites to visit for some family fun, good…

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Estes Park, Colorado – 10 Foods Your Family Must Eat During Your Visit


Everyone has to eat, whether you are on vacation or not, right?  So you might as well eat the best food that you can!  And by “best”, I don’t mean fancy.  I mean the freshest, tastiest, biggest bang for your buck, local, not-to-be-missed food.  Doesn’t that sound pretty tasty?  We’ve put together a list of 10 foods that your family…

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