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This summer's end Lonely Planet book giveaway is the perfect tonic for those post-vacay blues! (via thetravellingmom.ca)

Summer’s End Lonely Planet Book Giveaway #LPKids

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Suffering from post-vacay, summertime sadness? Me too. I’m always in mourning after returning from a great trip. Luckily, I have just the solution – plan another holiday with our Lonely Planet Book giveaway! There’s no better way to lift up spirits than researching and planning another vacation. It’s been proven that anticipation creates happiness – researching and reading about your trip destination or itinerary creates excitement and positive expectations of a great holiday. There’s no better way to prepare than with…

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Ten things to do in Vancouver before the summer ends (via thetravellingmom.ca)

Ten Things to do in Vancouver before Summer Ends

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Two weeks left to go before school begins! Don’t let a minute go by without enjoying one (or all) of these ten things to do in Vancouver before summer ends. 1. Walk or bike around Stanley Park Stanley Park has just been voted the best park in the world via TripAdvisor. I think that we locals sometimes forget the awesomeness of the green heart of the city – when was the last time you visited? Gather the family, meet up…

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Don't crash and burn on your travels. Follow these four simple SLEEP tips for family travel stamina (via thetravellingmom.ca)

SLEEP Tips for the Family Traveller

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Ah, the wonders of travel. You’ve just arrived in an exciting new place with so much to see and do! You start your morning with a hearty, healthy breakfast and are ready to go. Within a few hours, the kids start whining and complaining, and you are starting to wish you left them at home. What could have gone wrong? Looks like some SLEEP tips are in order! Sleep is often overlooked as an important part of maintaining one’s energy – both…

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Imagine being a princess for a day and living in the Chateau de Versailles, outside of Paris! (via thetravellingmom.ca)

Being a Princess for a Day at the Château de Versailles

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Some of you might have a daughter who constantly insists that she’s a princess (these days, likely one from Frozen). If you’re a mother, you may appreciate being treated like a princess (or queen) from time to time as well. Old World Europe has many castles, or châteaux, where it’s possible to dream of being a princess for a day. Of course, the ultimate castle fit for any princess (past or present), would arguably have to be the Château de Versailles in France. Breathtaking castle and…

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Keeping active on the road can be a challenge. These tips will encourage fun & active PLAY on your travels | thetravellingmom.ca

PLAYful Tips to Keep Active on the Road

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Everyone looks forward to the break from routine while they’re on vacation. For many, the break in routine includes a break from regular physical activity. After all, you’re on holiday. This may not be an issue for individuals and families who are away for a few weeks and who are otherwise active. But for those who find it difficult to keep the momentum of activity going in their daily routine, taking a break from physical activity when you are on…

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