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Where do you go for family vacations?

We are trying to start planning annual family vacations and I need some ideas!!!

 
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Asked by BeautyGuru at 10:29 PM on Jul. 1, 2012 in Travel

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  • We go on vacation every year. Some years we don't go far and other years we do something major. We tend to go to National Parks and Monuments. I'd go stir-crazy if I couldn't get away for a few days.
    CometGirl

    Answer by CometGirl at 8:52 AM on Jul. 2, 2012

  • We go to visit my 90+ yr. old uncle in Los Angeles every summer. It's gotten a bit tiring but we love him,so we go. We drive, so I try to make the trip full of fun places and thing to do and see. We love national parks and try to hit as many as possible most years.


    We leave for our trip tomorrow. Nothing particuarly interesting on the drive this year, except for 2 nights in Vegas. But this year we are going to Israel for a month from LA, and then driving back.

    balagan_imma

    Answer by balagan_imma at 10:40 PM on Jul. 1, 2012

  • nothing annual. every 5 years we rent a cabin in the black hills. what we do yearly varies but is never much, just a weekend here or there.
    annanonnymommy

    Answer by annanonnymommy at 2:48 AM on Jul. 2, 2012

  • When my son was younger and we had money to travel, we went to Washington DC, Disney World, a cruise, and St. John. This year we went to Key West and he joined us there.
    Keksie

    Answer by Keksie at 7:21 AM on Jul. 2, 2012

  • We've done the Jersey shore,
    Rehoboth, Delaware,
    Corning, NY,
    Williamsburg, VA,
    Gettysburg, PA,
    Wash DC,
    Mont Tremblant, Quebec, Canada
    Cruises that leave near our house
    Dominican Republic at an all-inclusive resort just to name a few.
    robinkane

    Answer by robinkane at 10:48 AM on Jul. 2, 2012

  • we have gone to California a few times to visit family there and a trip to Disnelyland while we were there as well as Sea world both in Cali and once in TX.

    A few Vegas trips

    that's about it
    charlotsomtimes

    Answer by charlotsomtimes at 10:48 AM on Jul. 2, 2012

  • We often pick either Florida or the Caribbean.
    jeanclaudia

    Answer by jeanclaudia at 10:43 PM on Jul. 12, 2012

  • should have added - if we could, we would spend a week in the black hills every year.
    annanonnymommy

    Answer by annanonnymommy at 2:49 AM on Jul. 2, 2012

  • Depends on our budget, time frame, and how old our daughters are. Sometimes we take them places we can drive easily...like Chicago, where they have an awesome citypass that gets you into a whole bunch of touristy places for a flat rate.

    The year before last we went through Louisville, Nashville, and Memphis doing a couple things in each city and moving on to the next at night. That was a fun trip.
    Mom-2-3-Girlz

    Answer by Mom-2-3-Girlz at 7:23 PM on Jul. 5, 2012

  • Cruise. Whole family,in-laws, everybody, well adults, all the kids are late teens or older. It was great, we're in the planning stages to do it again. Lots of flexibility, we had time together and time apart, we would meet for breakfast or dinner, most times we would go our separate ways during the day on shore. We've also done Disney/Universal/SeaWorld vacations too, with the kids. Lots of fun.
    jdjamm

    Answer by jdjamm at 1:55 AM on Aug. 12, 2012

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