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Where to Stop Along the Road


Family Travel Friday

Visiting a dairy
Visiting a dairy

Destination: Hit the U.S. Highways

Books: Kids Love Travel Guides by George Zavatsky and Michele Zavatsky

By Jennifer Close

When deciding which book to write about this month, I chose Kids Love I-75. Then I thought about sharing some information about Kids Love Florida. I was standing so close to my travel bookshelf that I couldn’t help but pull Kids Love I-95 off of the shelf. As I stared at these books, I decided to just share my love for the whole series by George and Michele Zavatsky.

My name is Jennifer and I am addicted to the Kids Love Travel books. Continue reading Where to Stop Along the Road

Family Friday: NYC

Family Travel Friday

Destination: New York City

Book: Lonely Planet’s Not-For-Parents Series:New York City: Everything You Ever Wanted to Know 

Review by Jennifer Close

Central Park, Broadway shows, and the Museum of Modern Art are just a few reasons that New York City has been on my list of places to visit for as long as I can remember. In all of our travels, somehow The Big Apple was always just out of reach. It was too expensive, too far from where we would be, not enough time, and just about any other reason you can think of. Now that we have children, New York City is still at the top of my travel list but I plan on adding Dylan’s Candy Bar, FAO Schwartz, the Brooklyn Bridge, and a Yankees game to that list. Continue reading Family Friday: NYC

Children’s Book About Costa Rica

Costa Rica-Tabacon Hot Springs, La Fortuna
Costa Rica-Tabacon Hot Springs, La Fortuna

Destination: Costa Rica

Book: The Travel Adventures of Lilly P. Badilly, Costa Rica by Debbie Glade

So far, I have not been able to get my 5-year-old granddaughter to sit still to either listen to me reading the colorful book, The Travel Adventures of Lilly P. Padilly , or to listen to the CD that goes with this children’s travel book. So I am lacking the personal story I was hoping to bring you. You can read a number of positive reviews from parents at the writers web site. Perhaps my granddaughter is just not ready yet.
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