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Each year we go on a really nice family vacation, and they have just gotten better as the children have grown older.

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August, 2002

Niagara Falls/Outer Banks/Smoky Mountains

 

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June, 2003

Train trip to Arizona and drive to the Grand Canyon/Four state region

 

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June 2004

Lake Superior excursion

 

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June 2005

Train trip to Flagstaff, Arizona, travel home via the Rockies, Yellowstone National Park, and the Great Plains via an RV!

 

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TRIP PLANNING ADVICE

I strongly recommend TripAdvisor.com to help plan vacations, I have found it to be a very good source of information regarding all kinds of travel information, from general information regarding areas, events and activities, to very specific information regarding hotels, restaurants, and attractions.

 

 

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fam·i·ly

/făm'ə-lē, făm'/
n., pl. -lies.

A fundamental social group in society typically consisting of one or two parents and their children.

Two or more people who share goals and values, have long-term commitments to one another, and reside usually in the same dwelling place.

  1. All the members of a household under one roof.
  2. A group of persons sharing common ancestry. See Usage Note at collective noun.
  3. Lineage, especially distinguished lineage.
  4. A locally independent organized crime unit, as of the Cosa Nostra.
    1. A group of like things; a class.
    2. A group of individuals derived from a common stock: the family of human beings.
  5. Biology. A taxonomic category of related organisms ranking below an order and above a genus. A family usually consists of several genera.
  6. Linguistics. A group of languages descended from the same parent language, such as the Indo-European language family.
  7. Mathematics. A set of functions or surfaces that can be generated by varying the parameters of a general equation.
  8. Chemistry. A group of elements with similar chemical properties.
  9. Chemistry. A vertical column in the periodic table of elements.
adj.
  1. Of or having to do with a family: family problems.
  2. Being suitable for a family: family movies.

[Middle English familie, from Latin familia, household, servants of a household, from famulus, servant.]

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