Dave Parfitt

Articles by Dave Parfitt


Disney World's Polynesian Village Re-Imagined

Disney just upgraded the Polynesian Village in a major way and Orlando travel expert Dave Parfitt was there to witness the magic.


Universal Orlando Discounts for Spring 2015

Save money on your Universal Orlando vacation with these discounts.


Things to Do for Christmas with Kids in Orlando

Kid-friendly holiday attractions in Florida's theme park city


Family Run-Cations: Running Holidays

Encourage healthy activity with these destination races.


What's New at Walt Disney World

New additions abound at Walt Disney World in 2014.


Spending the Holidays at Sea

Celebrate the holidays with the family aboard one of these cruise ships.


Halloween on the High Seas Aboard Disney Cruise Line

All aboard the Disney cruise for a magical and spooky Halloween celebration.


Fall in the Finger Lakes is Gorge-ous

Take the family for an autumnal excursion in Upstate New York's beautiful lakes.


12 Free Attractions in Orlando for the Whole Family

You don't have to splurge to have fun in this city of theme parks.


Family Survival Guide to the Wizarding World of Harry Potter - Diagon Alley

Here are a few insider's tips to Universal Orlando's amazing new attraction.


Introducing the New Seven Dwarfs Mine Train

Walt Disney World unveils the first STORY coaster with this brand new ride.


New Ride Preview: Harry Potter and the Escape from Gringotts

Get a first look at the innovative new addition to The Wizarding World of Harry Potter.


10 Dinosaur Attractions Kids Will Dig

For dino-loving kids and their parents, here are 10 places to learn about the giants that once ruled the Earth.


Wizarding World of Harry Potter’s Diagon Alley Mixes Fire and Ice

A first look at the highly-anticipated Wizarding World's exciting addition.


What’s New at Southern California Theme Parks in 2014

Find out the latest in your favorite kid-friendly SoCal theme parks.


What’s New at Universal Orlando

Harry Potter's Diagon Alley, a swanky hotel and an array of new restaurants.


Walt Disney World’s MyMagic+ User’s Guide

Learn all the ins and outs of Disney's new MyMagic+ system.


Ten New 2014 Attractions the Whole Family Can Enjoy

Learn about the newest theme park attractions that kick things up a notch for families.

By on Apr 11, 2014

6 Hands-On Science Museums for Curious Kids

At these museums, interactive exhibits make learning about science fun.


Trend Watch: Immersive Role-Play Gaming on Vacation

Do your kids love video games? Check out the new crop of high-tech, interactive experiences that put you right in the storyline.


10 Places to Celebrate Abe Lincoln with Your Kids

Want your kids to know Lincoln better? These 10 places let you walk in Honest Abe’s footsteps.


8 Uncommonly Cool Children’s Museums

At these kid-centric museums, hands-on exhibits literally turn learning into child’s play.


5 Easy Ways to Give Back on Vacation with Kids

These volunteer organizations let you set aside part of your getaway—from a few hours to a day—for an act of doing good.


7 Amazing American Aquariums for Families

Every year, millions of us come face-to-face with stingrays, squid, and sharks—and we do it without ever leaving dry land.

By on Dec 18, 2013

6 Out-of-this-World Attractions for Space Cadets

For space-loving kids and their parents, here are six places where dreams take flight.