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Top Family Friendly Attractions in Atlanta, Georgia

Top Family Friendly Attractions in Atlanta, Georgia

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If you're heading to Atlanta, Georgia for some work but are bringing the kids, there are plenty of activities to be enjoyed. After all, if it is a trip where business meetings are scheduled, the kids will need to be entertained. Consequently, having a few places to visit will make the trip more enjoyable, and perhaps even educational. So, grab the camera, put on comfortable shoes and get ready to have a great time! When planning a fun Atlanta trip, be sure to include these great locations on the “To Do’ list. Entertainment over Education Center For Puppetry Arts- This Atlanta treasure has been around for many years and, while guests will learn about the history of puppets and their many uses, ca take classes and can attend workshops, for many the primary focus would be on the ...
Rideau Skating Day Trip

Rideau Skating Day Trip

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Everyone will have fun skating on the iced-over Rideau Canal in view of the Parliament buildings and downtown Ottawa. Each winter a cleared 7.8 km (4.8 mile) section of the Rideau Canal becomes the Rideau Skateway—officially the largest skating rink in the world. History of the Rideau Canal Since the 1800s, a series of waterways, rivers, and lakes have been known as the Rideau Canal. Parks Canada retells that Upper Canada first built the canal as a defense system against the United States. The 200 km (124 mile) canal stretches from Ottawa to Kingston, Ontario. Now, only pleasure boats use the canal with its many locks and, in 2007, UNESCO designated the Rideau Canal as a World Heritage Site. Rideau Skating: Where to Access the Canal and Where to Rent Skates Those embarki...
Why Paris Visit Is For Kids

Why Paris Visit Is For Kids

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As much as one would think that Paris is not good for kids, because of its noisy streets and big crowds, it actually is. Paris offers more than 400 parks, and there are many playgrounds as well. The kids will have fun even if there is no trip to Disneyland Paris. Paris is a great place for kids. Paris For Kids Montmartre, a neighbourhood in Paris, is an area which is good for kids. There is a beautiful carousel right below the famous sacre coeur church. And on top of sacre coeur there is a lot to see, including various entertainers and performers that kids will love. There is an icecream shop on nearby rue du Chevalier de la Barre, in case the kids are in the mood for some ice cream. The area also offers plenty of cafes and sandwich shops. There is an excellent playground in J...
Colombia Vacations: The Latest Travel Hot Spot

Colombia Vacations: The Latest Travel Hot Spot

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Colombia vacations were chosen by more online travel sites as their top vacation pick than any other location In a recent poll. Here are some reasons why. Colombia Vacations: Travel Safety For most people, this may seem like an odd choice since Colombia has mostly been known for its cocaine trade and the violence and crime accompanying it. But that has changed dramatically in recent years due to a government and military crackdown on the crime and violence. As a result, the Colombian city of Cartagena actually has a lower crime rate than Philadelphia. Colombia Vacations: Climate Colombia is in South America. It is surrounded by Venezuela, Brazil, Ecuador, Panama and Peru. It also borders on both the Pacific Ocean and the Caribbean Sea. The language spoken is Spanish. Colomb...
Take a Culinary Tour of Royal Berkshire

Take a Culinary Tour of Royal Berkshire

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The county of Berkshire, often referred to as Royal Berkshire, lies to the south west of London and includes a long stretch of the River Thames. It is here that the culinary tourist can dine at the Waterside Inn, first opened by Michel and Albert Roux, on the banks of the Thames at Bray. It is also where tours of the Great Kitchen at Windsor Castle can be taken when the Queen is not in residence. Dine on Gourmet Food at the Roux Family’s Waterside Inn, Bray The old village of Bray in Berkshire, has been famous for centuries because of the ancient song, The Vicar of Bray, which tells of a mid-sixteenth century cleric who manages to hang onto his living regardless of the religious preference for Protestantism or Catholicism of successive reigning monarchs. It has more recently beco...
Things to Do with Kids at Old Tucson Studios

Things to Do with Kids at Old Tucson Studios

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Set in the Sonoran Desert against the backdrop of the Tucson Mountains, Old Tucson Studios was the perfect location for a host of cowboy classics from Rio Bravo to Gunsmoke. And while it's still used today for movies, TV productions, commercials and photo shoots, it's also one of the best attractions in Tucson and all of Arizona for family fun and entertainment. Lined with wooden boardwalks and arcades, the dusty streets of Old Tucson Studios are like a step back in time to the days of the wild frontier. Explore the old schoolhouse, the town jail, the mission church and other buildings for a glimpse of what pioneer life was like. Panning for gold is a favorite activity for kids. With patience - and a little help from dad or mom - they can take away a sparkly fortune in a small vi...