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29 Awesome Things to Do in Chicago [2022]

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Chicago is one of my family’s favorite destinations, as it’s just a two-and-a-half hour drive from our home in Indianapolis. There are so many things to do in Chicago that you’d never get bored: shopping, deep dish pizza, museums, architecture and so much more! Visiting the city was my first “vacation” once I graduated from … Read more

16 Spooktastic Reasons to Experience Disneyland Halloween 2022

Mickey's Halloween Party

Never been to Disneyland? I’ve got THE reason why you need to go … Disneyland Halloween. Halloween is my favorite holiday. I’ve just always been a sucker for friendly ghosts, jack-o-lanterns, witches flying on brooms, bats, etc. No gory stuff for me. And Disneyland does Halloween like no place I’ve ever seen (and we’ve been … Read more

25 Stunning Things to Do in Santa Barbara [2022]

Butterfly Beach

Santa Barbara is one of my favorite places to visit in the U.S., and there are so many beautiful things to do in Santa Barbara! It’s an absolutely stunning California coastal town with jaw-dropping sunsets, gorgeous architecture and a fascinating history. In fact, it’s even nicknamed the “American Riviera.” If you love sunny California paired … Read more

The Ultimate Guide to Rocky Mountain National Park [2022]

Rocky Mountain National Park

When we began to plan posts on the National Parks, Rocky Mountain National Park was the most visited among the Families Fly Free team, and in fact, it is one of the most popular National Parks with more than three million people visiting every year. We’ve compiled our collective wisdom and experience in this ultimate … Read more