Opinionated write-ups. No bland descriptions and lukewarm recommendations. Our expert writers are passionate about their destinations--tell it like it is in an engaging and helpful way.
Exact prices listed for every establishment and activity--no other guides offer such detailed, candid reviews of hotels and restaurants. We include the very best, but also emphasize moderately priced choices for real people.
All Kids guides offer user-friendly features including star ratings and special icons to point readers to great finds, excellent values, insider tips, special moments, and overrated experiences.
The latest, savviest trip-planning advice--from saving money on airfares to renting a cell phone abroad to the latest advice on sustainable travel-to help readers make the most of their time and money.
The 2008 Travel Trends Survey showed Las Vegas as the top domestic destination for the sixth year in a row. In 2007, 8% of visitors had children under 21 in their party.
LET FROMMER'S SHOW YOU WHERE YOUR KIDS CAN:
Play catch with dolphins
View spectacular (and free!) dancing fountains
Take a spin on the world's highest roller coaster
Race in scaled-down NASCAR replicas
Witness a thunder and lightning storm without going outside
Watch dinosaurs (equipped with motion sensors) come alive
Experience a volcano "erupting"
PLUS INVALUABLE TRAVEL TIPS:
Age ranges for each sight and activity
Hotels that offer cribs and rollaway beds
A complete rundown of restaurants with kids' menus
Shopping for everything from Native-American pottery to earrings made of poker chips
Bob Sehlinger is the creator of the Unofficial Guide travel series and author or co-author of over 25 travel guides. He makes his home in Birmingham, Alabama, where the catfish are jumping and the cotton is high.
Lisa Derrick is a Los Angeles–based freelancer whose work has appeared in Spin, Details, Nylon, Time Out, and other national publications.
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