Dollywood is an often overlooked theme park. But, it’s been around in one form or another almost as long as Disneyland. Located in Pigeon Forge, this family-friendly park opens its gates annually from President’s Day to the Christmas season. It stands as one of Tennessee’s most popular attractions and tourist destinations. And it has expanded into a full-fledged vacation resort including a water park, hotel, and a dining experience.
When most people think of Miami – they think of this cool and trendy city that never sleeps and has no place for kids. But, that’s not true. While there’s certainly a nightlife scene, there are also plenty of family friendly things to enjoy as well. And what’s even better is- you can enjoy them all year long.
As the end of summer quickly approaches, the start of a brand new school year is just around the corner. What that means is you have only a few short weeks left to squeeze in that last minute vacation or weekend trip with your kids before they head back to the classroom.
Why not end summer with a bang by arranging a quick back to school trip for the kids?
Not only will it let them celebrate a “last hurrah” before the focus is on early morning wake ups and homework, but it will give your family a nice little bit of bonding time before the craziness of the school year begins.
The good news is we’ve got a few ideas for you. So, if you’ve got time to take the family on a back to school trip to celebrate the end of the summer, keep reading!
School may be out for summer, but that doesn’t mean the learning has to stop. In fact, it’s better when children are continually exposed to learning opportunities. Help stretch their minds and increase their knowledge base with these fun and engaging destinations.
If you envision taking a dip in a natural spring this summer, plan your next vacation in Florida- where there are over 200 springs located throughout the state! Not sure where to start? How about Ginnie Springs? It’s made up of 200 acres and 7 stunning, crystal clear springs that join together along the Santa Fe River. Once privately owned by the Wray family, Ginnie Springs has been open to the public since the 1990’s.
There are many reasons why people love a good summer lake vacation. It’s more private, it’s relaxing and you never run out of things to do. Here are some great lakes to visit in the Northeast region.
If you love a little bit of camping and good vibes and a whole lot of southern rock music, plan a trip to the The Peach Music Festival happening in Scranton, Pennsylvania this summer.
There’s plenty to see and do during a summer stay in Key West- Sun bathe, fish, shop, sip margaritas, and museum hop. There’s also plenty to eat. Summer is mango season in the keys and the locals love to celebrate this tropical fruit.