NEW YORK (WLNY) — Spring break is a great opportunity to escape and chase away the winter blues.

With many great destinations at a driving distance, there’s no need to go too far for some fun and relaxation.

Travel expert and mother of four, Kim-Marie Evans, knows a thing or two about family-friendly vacations that won’t break the bank.

On top of her list is Washington, D.C., with it’s Cherry Blossom Festival, free government museums and Spy Museum and Bureau of Engraving.

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Evans also suggests Montreal — the folks there speak French and it feels like a true getaway.

For suggestions and tips on how to travel with your family, check out the segment below.

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