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Looking for the ideal family travel adventure?
Find lots of ideas at Have Children Will Travel!

1. Start with Your Travel Guide packed full of adventure ideas along with essential "how-to" advice.
2. Then pick a favorite destination or activity in Adventure Travel Ideas – grouped by interests.
3. Connect with families who love to travel in The Gathering Place – find support and encouragement.
4. Browse Your Travel Journals for memorable family adventures. Also, share your
5. Once you pick a vacation, turn to the Travel Experts and Resource Center for the practical help.

Happy Travels!

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. . . looking for the ideal family adventure?

. . . looking for the ideal family adventure?
Turn to your trusted guide to great family adventure - written by families for families, the most reliable information around - 16 years strong!
• Read the Current Adventures.
• Browse the Newsletter Topics.

• Find more vacation ideas in the Back Issues.
• View the photo Scrapbook.

. . . packed full of helpful travel information

. . . packed full of helpful travel information

Looking for more trip planning information?

Find numerous travel Tips, Tricks & Tactics and
a variety of helpful Website Links.

. . . need expert advice in planning your vacation?

. . . need expert advice in planning your vacation?

Look to your
your team of trusted family Travel Experts committed
to honest information, integrity to service, and quality of product. Find many committed experts to help you with your family travel adventures.

Are you a family Travel Expert? Join our Experts to provide that trusted advice.

. . . share articles, photos & video of favorite adventures.

. . . share articles, photos & video of favorite adventures.

What makes a memorable travel adventure?

Check out Family Travel Journals  -  submitted by families like you. Post your favorite family vacation for family, friends, and community to enjoy.

It's fun and easy! Just register or login and submit a short anecdote or a photo and caption of your favorite travel experience.

. . . connect with families who love to travel.

. . . connect with families who love to travel.

Have vacation questions?
Need travel advice?

Looking to share ideas?

Come into The Gathering Place - your family travel forum, where you can connect with other families from around the globe.

Where do the Wild roam?

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Tips, Tricks & Tactics

Great Family Vacations
...time and time again

A family vacation can be one of the most wonderful and remembered times of one’s life--longed to be repeated over and over. Planning... good planning... will make or break that family getaway.


Nov 22 - Feb 1
Nights of Lights
St. Augustine, FL

Dec 1 - Feb 28
Gatlinburg Winter Magic

Gatlinburg, TN

Jan 6 - Feb 17
Mardi Gras St. Louis

St. Louis, MO

Jan 22 - Feb 1
Sundance Film Festival

Park City, UT

Jan 22 - Feb 2
Winter Carnival

Saint Paul, MN

Jan 30 - Feb 15
Quebec Winter Carnival

Quebec, Canada

February 3 - 17
Rio Carnival

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

February 4 - 8
Winter Carnival

Steamboat Springs, CO

February 5 - 16
Florida State Fair

Tampa, FL

Feb 5 - March 15
Florida Renaissance Festival

Deerfield Beach, FL

Feb 6, 7, 8
Winter Carnival

Whitefish, MT

February 6 - 15
Saranac Lake Winter Carnival

Saranac Lake, NY 

February 6 - 17
Mardi Gras Galveston

Galveston, TX

Feb 7 -  April 18
Mardi Gras at Universal Studios

Orlando, FL

February 11 - 22
Sandpoint Winter Carnival

Sandpoint, ID

February 17
Mardi Gras

New Orleans, LA


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