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Honolulu among the best cities for family vacations

By Erika Engle

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LAST UPDATED: 07:03 a.m. HST, Sep 16, 2013



Honolulu is No. 6 among the 10 best U.S. cities for family vacations, according to the Family Vacation Critic website.

Research by the online family travel planning guide, a unit of TripAdvisor Inc., shows that 40 percent of parents say the most difficult part of planning a city vacation is finding a hotel that caters to families that also fits within the budget.

The next-biggest challenges are choosing the best attractions to see, locating good restaurants that welcome children; and getting around the city.

Besting Honolulu, according to survey respondents, were New York City at No. 1, followed by No. 2 Wash., D.C.; No. 3, San Francisco, Calif.;  No. 4 Chicago, Ill.; and No. 5, New Orleans, La.

Ranked after Honolulu at No. 7 was San Antonio, Texas; No. 8, Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.; No. 9 San Diego, Calif., and No. 10, Boston, Mass.

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9ronboz wrote:
Only if Hawaii ranked in the top 10 business environment
on September 16,2013 | 07:14AM
HonoluluHawaii wrote:
No Los Angeles and Disneyland?
on September 16,2013 | 08:44AM
GONEGOLFIN wrote:
HH, Do you really think Los Angeles is a good destination? And, is Disneyland even a city?
on September 16,2013 | 04:33PM
Sunny wrote:
That's why we don't need to go anywhere......living in Honolulu is the best place for a family vacation! LOL
on September 16,2013 | 08:59AM
mikethenovice wrote:
I live in Hawaii and take the same tours that the tourist go on. I learned a lot going on that. I can't have the visitors know more about Hawaii than I do.
on September 16,2013 | 10:29AM
Kalaheo1 wrote:
We're ranked below New Orleans!
on September 16,2013 | 10:13AM
mikethenovice wrote:
I love Hawaii and Puerto Rico.
on September 16,2013 | 10:28AM
Surfer_Dude wrote:
Families.......make sure you bring lots of money. You'll need it.
on September 16,2013 | 11:36AM
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