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Winter 2004

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 The China of Today
 A family's glimpse into the old and new.
Join Jill, Eric and their young daughter, Lizzy as they travel to China. Visit Tiananmen Square, the Forbidden City, and the Tomb of Chairman Mao in Beijing, the Summer Palace at Kunming Lake, the Great Wall in Juyongguan; Prince Gong's Palace; and the Ocean Aquarium, Art Museum and Chinese Acrobats in Shanghai. Cruise the Yangtze River and learn about the amazing Three Gorges Dam project. Discover more about their incredible adventure.

 Travelin' Grandma
...hits the road with mum in tow.
Follow Myrna and her 91-year-old mother, Doris as they drive their
motor home along the back roads exploring Oregon, Washington,
California, and Arizona.

Family Fun at Kauai's Poipu Beach
 See how Poipu Beach, a family favorite just got better. From a new
$70,000 playground to a myriad of activities for the whole family.
Find accommodations with just the right family program.

Tips, Tricks & Tactics
 Get ...tips on how to make your next car trip a fun-filled experience ...tricks on how to continue to enjoy your vacation long after you return home, and ...tactics on how to make the most of the holidays.

Jaunts around Europe
 Head off to the beautiful countryside of Northamptonshire, Yorkshire, and Wales with Marjie, her husband, their two boys and Marjie's parents. See the quaint village of Nobottle, Princess Diana's Memorial in Althorp, York and the Jorvik Viking Center, Castle Howard, Brecon Beacons National Park, Techniquest in Cardiff, the Big Pit: National Mining Museum and much, much more. Also, discover delightful B&B’s along the way.

Favorite Things to Do with the Grandkids in Paris
  Come along with Patricia and her 4-year-old grandson, Robin for a family outing in Paris. Share their adventures at the Vincennes Zoo, Gardens of Luxembourg, Chateau de Vincennes, and Chateau of Versailles.

Island Capers -- Buck Island
 Explore Nemo's world off St. Croix with Jane, her husband and their eight-year-old son. Slip on a mask and fins and swim through coral canyons spotting frogfish that look like something out of a “Star Wars” movie, moray eels, eye-popping, green parrotfish, and pointy sea urchins. Treat yourself to a most colorful encounter of a first time snorkel adventure.

Fun Family Finds
 Find out why Jackie's grandson, Logan is still talking about the Ripley's Believe It or Not Museum in St. Augustine, Florida. Opened in 1950, it is home to the first permanent Ripley collection
of weird and wonderful finds.

Baby & Me
 Share what Chris learned from her Barbados and Grand Cayman Island trips about
taking a beach vacation with a baby.

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Tips, Tricks & Tactics

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