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This is crazy this is crazy Clark -- all -- had a little rain and some -- financial circumstances stop the sale of vacation.
The law -- world first ones here and a recession is not stopping thousands of Americans are embarking on a great summer Stanley trip.
The rules of the game had changed here to tell us.
I need them most family fun for your dollars -- -- ran how are you JD great great to be here thank you all right now what we were talking earlier about theme parks and how winning just seemed to have.
They have a when you look at Disney's numbers for example a theme parks are lagging and making a lot of money on movies and even TV but not theme parks and and the way back.
Well you know there's a new I -- opening a new theme park called Harry Potter is Wheldon was dating and getting more out.
And that's really gonna make a splash this -- -- that opens in June accent ad budget travel dot com we have a deal right now that starts at 285 dollars and that includes four nights at the park.
And theme and it's so it's a great DL I think found their way back senior editor good challenge does that mean you get to go you get inflated -- trips and what we did didn't I didn't get up there yeah actually done except press checked because we want to be assigned to -- cannon married with a nice and I'm I'm single mother I have three kids I.
Will not travel without the all inclusive.
Right just because you know I still have kids 51 might think and a I have a long -- fourteen dollars and hamburger rate we have we are some of the better places for him was to go -- -- -- -- -- -- top -- is all inclusive as you mention -- unclear -- that means that when you -- your -- -- -- -- meals.
Activities like water sport -- I aching and kind of all those great things.
-- -- hotel taxes and fees included often -- an all inclusive resorts kids stay for free.
Says something to watch for on the opposite resorts are mostly in Mexico and the Caribbean the great place to go on -- summary can get away and -- in the beaches.
I'm for that especially greatly travel and I can you can do -- -- your booking hotels again between the -- house.
Look for what the rules -- kids.
Family friendly hotels will allow kids eighteen and under to stay for free in the room you really watch for that.
I'm also you can government asks if he remembered at the hotel can sometimes -- -- death nation itself there's this great hotel in San Francisco called hotel -- back and I think kids to eat.
For the kids get their own room with bunk -- I'm kid friendly dvds for the flat screen and karaoke machines didn't have a little.
You can take them to the hotel even San Francisco it -- -- thing -- -- -- hanging out.
Can agree not have a friend who has two daughters and you just kills himself try to -- what to do with these two daughters you know.
So but he took him down at Disney and there was princess camp died last -- holy cow it ain't cheap.
I'll do it months in advance diet but it's like it's perfect because all the sudden he has the solution and they love -- these things that I I would imagine theme parks have to do once they do on.
-- the waiting list that men will pay any amount of I made their -- -- like that any out of money.
This programs like that actually in Yellowstone National Park which is that world's first national park it's stunning for kids and -- kinds of natural -- Steve there.
They haven't junior Rangers program for -- under twelve very much like that you know kind of -- camp experience.
An educational activities and some really -- you know learned here ranger is being made that that's a great point that you oftentimes you can do activities -- location for kids.
We just talk about the cruise industry there's some cruise lines -- ships that are good for families and budget conscious well Disney of course has some great cruises on those aren't exactly cheap that's more an alleged experience of course if you're planning to splurge go for it that is very family friendly oriented.
The other cruise lines are also great with that Royal Caribbean is -- -- any of the larger cruise lines are gonna have lots of activities for families and kids.
But we saw Clark there is walled in the wag in the town and country with a wooden paneling which I have my parents -- -- I'm -- Are we still piling the kids in the car and traveling by car these days maybe even more so nowadays.
Yes even with a high gas prices that you know handling their choosing road trips as part of there you know travel.
Ways to get around so.
Only did a temperature of either just released a survey that showed that 92% of families are still gonna travel this year which I think -- -- stunning statistic.
And good -- many families don't need to get out there you know there ways to save money road -- his line.
You can go camping camping Phillies are very budget option and sometimes -- can go to fifteen minutes on the road and it feels like -- got away.
I would tell you I take my kids to a hotel that's ten minutes from the house for the night and we stamina and their problem though winter.
They don't know -- big thing and it's eighty bucks it's I get a coupon.
-- hot seat but not -- dollars for us and -- -- and breakfast the next morning I read your point is dead on is getting out of your normal environment right right doesn't feelings are still traveling the recession has not kept -- home now and how.
And that's good news I think actually that same survey they discovered that 33% of families and go to a domestic and an international location -- here.
The -- you're -- an immense stress you know and I think.
Especially anecdotally -- budget travel we hear a lot from our families that they're still going out there making their budgets -- -- them older brother just like we all -- Are you finding that families are still interested in the traditional spots that we talked about a little earlier like mount Rushmore in the -- canyon and Niagara Falls -- he can beat.
We went to all fifty states or 48 contiguous states when I was a kid literally.
Real -- driving around and we saw America and I look back with fond memories are -- -- -- wanna do that.
Now -- chorus you know a great way to make the memories it's attract family -- -- -- camping before this is not camping in -- this is -- sleep -- camp.
But everybody gets to go out now and hand that sometimes if India -- -- that you can do with the family reunion.
Everyone goes to can't peacefully -- bounced back to think in cabins.
And you have fun memories like fifteen canoeing and -- great things that kids look back and remember really well -- -- cute.
April -- like an April issue it's comfy and the island and we can't -- cancer and and it's a great -- fact that 700 dollars per person but that's for a week and everything's included and -- all inclusive.
Family reunion from my five Brothers and sisters and their might eight nieces and nephews I would you vacation after that -- Yeah there's liquor and all these -- to -- -- -- surveillance yeah I DJ and people cool I -- -- -- they just worthless but of course what did you do any I want you actor -- I think I'm.
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