Trip Ideas by Age: 13 to 17

Scenic and Thrilling Whitewater Rafting Trips for Families

Whitewater rafting is a thrilling and surprisingly family-friendly…
Spain, Barcelona, view to Barcelona Cathedral in the Gothic Quarter

Things to do in Barcelona with Kids

Barcelona is a great place to take kids, especially tweens and…

Happy Trails! 8 Great Hikes for Families – from Day Trips to Overnight Treks

Taking a family hike is a fun and rejuvenating way to immerse…
Marina in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico

13 Best Things to Do in Cabo San Lucas

Los Cabos ( “The Capes”) is a dramatic region of mountains,…

The Essential Guide to Cruising With Kids

Oh, the places you’ll go and the experiences you’ll have…
Tourism Whistler

Family-Friendly Ski Resorts with Fun Activities for Non-Skiers

An exhilarating way to enjoy winter with your kids is by taking…

12 Things to Do in Puerto Rico With Kids

Puerto Rico dazzles families with its unique mix of attractions.…

America’s Great Living History Museums and Experiences

Living history breathes excitement into textbook studies. At…
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What to Know When You Share a Vacation Rental

It looked so good on paper — a week in a Caribbean villa with…

Down-Home Away from Home: 8 Great Farm Stays for Families

A farm vacation connects you and your family with nature and a simpler way of living. You’ll spend your days completing chores or tromping through creeks, pastures, and barns.
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7 Companies You Can Trust for Great Family Vacation Packages

Planning a successful family vacation is work—but not if you let a packager do the work for you. Buying a vacation through a tour operator frees you from the tedious details of deciding where to stay, what to eat, when to visit each attraction, and how to get to each place.

Best Caribbean Islands for Family Vacations: Which One to Choose

Not all Caribbean islands are the same. Yes, you can water ski, parasail, and sunbathe almost anywhere there, but islands come in different flavors, and some shine in specific areas. Some dazzle with palm-tree lined beaches, some are ideal for snorkelers and divers, and others are set apart by hiking paths through rainforest. Use our shorthand guide to pick the best Caribbean island for a family vacation.