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Posts by Alison Goran

Forget Orlando—Escape To Vero Beach
Going to Disney World but want a break from overflowing Orlando? The comparatively crowdless seaside town of Vero Beach is a two hours’ drive from O-Town’... Read More
Infant Travel Made Easy
Consider it Fresh Direct for the still-in-diapers set. Since 2004, Babies Travel Lite, an e-tailor of  baby supplies, has been delivering goods to home ... Read More
Walt Disney Family Museum Opens in San Francisco
At the new Walt Disney Family Museum, opening in San Francisco on October 1, you can catch a glimpse of Walt Disney, the man, before there was an empire. ... Read More
Waldorf Astoria and New Hilton to Open in Orlando
On October 1, the first Waldorf Astoria outside New York City will open in Bonnet Creek, a development area adjacent to Walt Disney World. Alongside it (a... Read More
New Presidential Exhibit at St. Louis Children’s Museum
Earlier this year St. Louis’s Magic House children’s museum unveiled a 25,000-square-foot expansion. A major part of the new space—which nearly doubled th... Read More
When Travel Plans Change Course—Hang On for the Ride
Back in May, my fiancé and I were all geared up for a trip to St. Martin—until, 24 hours before our flight—Dan realized his passport had expired. After sp... Read More
Cooperstown: A Father’s Day Itinerary / A Weekend Getaway
  Weekend getaways are more popular than ever—and why not? You get an overnight and two days of vacation without missing a beat. I recently spent ti... Read More
Kids Skateboard with the Pros on Grand Cayman
Last week I checked in with Shaun White (above), the red-headed snowboarder of winter Olympic fame. The 22-year-old athlete, who also happens to be a pro sk... Read More
An SF Exhibit Your Kids Will Love
Ever think your kids would be more interested in a museum if they weren’t confined to its walls and rules?So does San Francisco’s Exploratorium. Now open ... Read More