The 16 Best Places to Go on Vacation With a Baby or Toddler

Planning a vacation with a baby or toddler? Check out these 16 great child-friendly options! (17 Photos)

Nancy Schretter and Ellen Parlapiano on Jan 1, 2013 at 3:21PM

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On the Farm

a Nancy Schretter and Ellen Parlapiano on Jan 1, 2013 at 4:19PM

Little kids love feeding baby animals and helping to bake homemade cookies, two of the many activities that are often part of farm stays. In addition, visiting a family-friendly farm can be a fun, economical getaway for your whole gang.

Where to go: New York's Catskill region

Cool option: Hull-O Farms

Why mama will love it: Escaping the hustle-bustle of the city for a relaxing change of pace; enjoying warm hospitality and delicious food; teaching kids about farm life.

Why kids will love it: Feeding baby animals; milking cows and goats; playing with kittens; hay rides; fall corn mazes; bonfires and s'mores; fishing; kite flying.

Cost: $ - $$

When to go: May through October

Best for: Families who enjoy animals, nature and home cooked meals -- particularly those who need an escape from the big city.

More great options:
The Inn at East Hill Farm, in Troy, New Hampshire; Weatherbury Farm in Avella, Pennsylvania

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