Mimi Slawoff

Articles by Mimi Slawoff

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Holiday Family Fun at Southern California’s Theme Parks

Count on SoCal’s theme parks to celebrate the holiday season in style.

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Insider Guide: Catalina Island

Explore one of California's beloved family vacation spots.

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New Mexico’s Best Family-Friendly Ski Resorts

New Mexico ski resorts that welcome families with open arms.

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Fabulous Fall Activities in San Diego with Kids

Fall offerings in America's Finest City.

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Insider Guide: Carpinteria

Discover one of California's most picturesque beach towns.

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California’s Best Kid-Friendly Ski Resorts

Learning to ski has never been so fun for the kids.

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6 Family-Friendly Fall Attractions in California

Subtle it may be, there are still plenty of reasons to celebrate the fall season in SoCal.

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Insider Guide: Historic San Francisco

Give the kids a lesson in history with the Golden City's most historic sites.

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Wonderful Pet-Friendly Hotels in the US

It’s a dog’s life at these pet-friendly hotels in the US

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Insider Guide: Clearwater Beach, Florida

Discover why Clearwater Beach is one of Florida's best and iconic beaches.

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7 California Hotels that Woo Parents and Kids

Treat your family to a special day at one of these hotels and resorts.

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5 Luxury Spas That Pamper Families

Spas are becoming a family affair, with more and more resorts offering kid-friendly treatments.

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7 Cool Night Hikes with Kids in Los Angeles

A nighttime trek sheds a whole new light on hiking with the kids.

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6 Best Places for Stargazing with Kids in California

Discover California's night sky with the kids at these dark sky spots.

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5 Amazing Ohana-Style Maui Resorts

Spend some much needed quality time with family in paradise.

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Top 7 US Lakes for Houseboating with Kids

Explore a lake’s nooks and crannies on a houseboat on your next family vacation.

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7 Idyllic Picnic Spots with Kids

Here are some of the most beautiful kid-friendly picnic spots in the country.

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Best Christmas Celebrations Around the World

Already getting into the holiday spirit? Here are cities to visit for your family Christmas getaway.

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Useful Tips on Renting a Family-Friendly Villa

Take a break from hotels and rent a home away from home on your next vacation.

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Luxury and Wilderness Adventures on Princess Alaskan Cruise

Are you ready for the wilderness ride of your life?

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Exploring Magical Maui: Kid-Friendly Attractions in the Valley Isle

Seeing Maui from top to bottom with kids.

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Insider Guide: Yosemite National Park

Experience Yosemite's best with this travel guide.

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Best Kid-Friendly Museums in Los Angeles for Free

No entrance fee yet all the fun.

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Affordable Beach Fun with Kids in San Luis Obispo County

Explore San Luis Obispo with the family with these wonderful year-round samplings.

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Iconic California Coastal Road Trip from LA to San Francisco

This trip is almost a rite of passage for every Californian.

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Insider Guide: Dana Point, California

This picturesque small beach town has plenty to offer.

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5 Amazing Big Island Resorts for Families

Visit the Big Island this summertime and stay at these wonderful resorts.

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Best Attractions in the Big Island of Hawaii

Many of Hawaii's amazing attractions are found in youngest and largest of the islands.

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Best Kid-Friendly Things to Do in Big Bear Lake

Escape the city in two hours in Big Bear Lake.

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11 Best Things to Do in Kauai

Discover Kauai’s natural playground for all ages.

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5 Amazing Ohana-Style Kauai Resorts

With these 5 wonderful resorts, Kauai is the place to be in the summertime.

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6 Oahu Resorts to Fit Any Budget

Whether you want to splurge or save, there's a resort for your family in Oahu.

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Best Kid-Friendly Attractions in Oahu

Discover Oahu's charm with its top spots.

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3 Coastal Gems Worth Discovering in Northern California

Quaint coastal towns outside San Francisco you just might fall in love with.

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8 Distinctive Fourth of July Celebrations to Light up Your Life

Get the best seats in the house at these terrific fireworks viewing spots.

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Best Places for Stand Up Paddle Boarding

Get the hang of stand up paddle boarding at these seven spots.

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7 Best Places to Kayak with the Family

This summer, do more than just sit on the beach.

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Seven US Presidential Sites You Shouldn't Miss

Brush up on American history in these US presidential sites.

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9 Secret Things to Do with Kids in LA

Beyond its golden beaches and Hollywood are LA's more unusual attractions.

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10 Top Scenic Lighthouse Locations

These shining examples of lighthouses will have your family planning a vacation just to see a beacon of beauty.

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6 Historic Cities that are Fun for the Family

These cities in the United States are as fun as they are full of history.

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Take the Plunge on These Six Breathtaking Zip Lines

Zip through the air and enjoy the view at these thrilling zip line parks

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Slopeside Fun Sans Snow at These 8 Mountain Ski Resorts

Summer adventures abound at these all-season resorts.

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Top 6 Indoor Water Park Resorts in the Midwest

Splash during any season at these weatherproof water parks.

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5 Top Behind-the-Scenes Studio Tours

Get the star treatment on these behind-the-scenes studio tours.

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Summertime Fun at 5 Rocky Mountain Ski Resorts

Find fun in the Rockies even during the summer months.

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Chill Out at These 6 California Mountain Resorts

Mountain vacations are not just for winter sports. In the west coast mountains, these resorts call for summer fun.

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5 Picturesque Memorial Day Getaways

Looking for a Memorial Day vacation spot the whole family will love? Check out these picture perfect destinations.

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4 Beach Towns That Are California’s Best Kept Secrets

California is filled with great beaches, but these little known gems offer a more intimate and inexpensive seaside getaway.

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Kids Dig These 6 Playful Botanical Gardens

Get your fill of serenity and playtime at these sensory delights.

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5 Cool Caves for Young Explorers

Little adventurers will love trekking through the depths of these kid-friendly caves.

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5 Western National Parks to Add to Your Bucket List

You will want to hit these western wonders before the kids leave the nest.

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5 Under-the-Radar State Parks

Check out these state park adventures that may be hiding just around the corner.

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3 Top Family Attractions in New Orleans

Does your kid love animals? New Orleans offers the Audubon Zoo, Insectarium and Aquarium of the Americas.

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6 Places to Sightsee from a Segway

Do bus tours elicit a bored yawn from your teen? Lose the window seat and see the sights standing up on a Segway.

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4 Places to Explore L.A.’s Wild Side

Surprised by the size of L.A.? These four nature centers in downtown L.A. can be great places to escape city life for a few hours.

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5 Awesome L.A. Beaches for Families

Grab your flip-flops and bring the kids! We've rounded up the 5 best kid-friendly beaches in L.A.