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Family Travel Tips for a Successful Family Vacation

I am a firm believer that travel is one thing you buy that makes you richer. Family travel is especially beneficial because you have the opportunity to bond as a family in addition to seeing different things and meeting different people.

Family travel can be a bit complicated however. Traveling with kids definitely does need some advance planning. Depending on the ages and preferences of your kids, you may need to make special arrangements or purchase special products. You'll also want to research your destination and hotel so you find the perfect place for your family.

Below, you'll find all of our top family travel tips for a successful family vacation.

As my kids get older, it becomes more challenging to find long periods of time when we can get away for family vacations. Weekends and school vacations have become filled with sports, school activities, theater, and more. Day trips and quick weekend getaways are sometimes the best way to explore a new area on vacation …

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As someone who doesn’t quite hit 5 feet tall, I have mostly been known to wear shoes with a bit of a high heel. But when traveling, heels aren’t always practical. Ballet flats can be a good option because they are available in different styles and different colors, are very easy to pack, and can …

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With all of the new cruise ships (and even some cruise lines!) over the past two years, you may be considering a cruise. Taking a cruise can be an effective and affordable way to see multiple destinations – you will travel to different ports of call as you stay in one room with no need …

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Cruise packing can be complicated. Cruise staterooms are typically pretty small, so you don’t want to bring too much stuff with you. You simply won’t have enough room to overstuff the limited drawers and closet space, especially when traveling with others. It’s important to plan for what to bring on a cruise so you don’t …

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