Travel with Kids Travel Articles

Family travel in this century doesn’t necessarily mean Disney World and Florida beaches. Learn why and how you might want to take your family on a round the world trip, making the world your kids’ classroom while going on the best field trip ever.

 


Giving Teens the Freedom To Travel
Giving Teens the Freedom To Travel Would you let your child backpack alone with only other teens at 14? How 'bout play music gigs in bars at 15? Would you let your 13 year old live and work with college students on a farm a thousand miles away? Would you let your kids go out for dinner in a strange city, in Thailand, at night, alone? Jenn Miller has let her kids do all of these things and more. In this article she makes the argument for expanding the freedom of teenagers and expecting the very best as a result. You gave them roots, are you brave enough to give them wings?
Leaping Off The Page: 10 Literary Locations To Visit With Kids
Leaping Off The Page: 10 Literary Locations To Visit With Kids Forget Harry Potter’s Wizarding World. Joanne O’Sullivan discovers literary destinations that will leave kids with a longer lasting impression than they can get from a ride on a hippogriff roller coaster.
Miami Nice – Family Fun in South Beach, Florida
Miami Nice – Family Fun in South Beach, Florida Traveling to South Beach with toddlers may not be an obvious choice, what with the drag shows, 36 oz. giant drinks, and scantily-clad bodies everywhere, but Michelle Lafleur will show you that there are enough kid-friendly activities to keep little ones entertained on a budget that parents can afford.
Educational Travel: How to Get Permission and Justify the Experience to Your Local School
Educational Travel: How to Get Permission and Justify the Experience to Your Local School Have you ever been tempted to just take your kids out of school and hit the road? Maybe you worried about getting permission or how to demonstrate what your child would learn while traveling. Jennifer Miller skipped most of third and eighth grade because her family was traveling. Those were the best two years of her "schooling," and she went on to become a teacher herself! She will show you how to craft a pitch to your school administrators and how to quantify the learning for your child, and perhaps even benefit every child in your kid's class!
5 Tips for a Stress-Free Road Trip with Kids
5 Tips for a Stress-Free Road Trip with Kids Having children doesn't necessarily mean an end to travel. Astrid Vinje provides tips for making road trips with children much easier.
5 Steps to Simplify Family Travel
5 Steps to Simplify Family Travel Most travelers trade their backpacks for a diaper bag and assume that their free-wheeling travel days are over. Jenn Miller shows that travel with children does not have to mean Disney World and it doesn't have to mean misery either.
13 Tips for Easier Travel with Small Children
13 Tips for Easier Travel with Small Children Parents might get nervous about traveling with children, check experienced in traveling with a kid by herself Marilia´s tips on how to make this easier
Gift Guide: 20 Gear Gift Ideas for Traveling Parents
Gift Guide: 20 Gear Gift Ideas for Traveling Parents Got a traveling parent on your holiday gift list? Expectant mother Heather Carreiro offers 20 ideas for new and expecting parents who love to travel.
Vegas Babies: Doing Sin City With Toddlers In Tow
Vegas Babies: Doing Sin City With Toddlers In Tow Rex Crum and his wife always wanted to experience Las Vegas together. And they still need to after the experience of Sin City with their two little daughters.
How to Make Museum Trips Fun for Your Kids
How to Make Museum Trips Fun for Your Kids Art education is part of any child's holistic learning process and one of the best ways to develop art appreciation is to bring your children to a museum. Prime Sarmiento gives some tips on how to make museum trips fun and interesting for kids (and adults too!).