"Cheers Sara! I haven't traveled too much with kids in Russia, but I'm a pretty "big kid" myself. ;-)
I lived in St. Petersburg from 1992-1998 and still visit frequently. I remember all of the places I would see kids playing in the summer. I forgot…"
"Thanks for adding your suggestions, Shannon! I'd love to bring my kids here some day. (Their grandparents are about to make the trip, but I couldn't convince them to bring my two along for the ride.) :P"
"The gardens at Catherine's Palace (Tsarskoe Selo) in Pushkin are also a fun place for kids to run around. Get out of the city to the shores of the Finnish Gulf for a picnic -- you can also find good horseback riding in the area."
"I grew up in Toronto, and agree it's a great place to celebrate in the city's Chinatown. The thing with Vancouver is we have such a huge Asian population and it's spread out into every corner of the city, so you can find Chinese New Year decorations…"
"I'm not sure what's wrong with your neighborhood pubs for a new Years Party. But here in Thailand you had best have friends with you if your are doing stupid things like excessive drinking or googling the girls at the tables instead of the strip…"
"I think there are protests, marches and demonstrations to the UN HQ on 1st Ave and 42nd St. in New York on a regular basis. From a handful of protestors to thousands, it does not disrupt the flow of life in New York. A presidential visit to the…"