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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!
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. . . packed full of helpful travel information

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Find numerous travel Tips, Tricks & Tactics and
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. . . need expert advice in planning your vacation?

. . . need expert advice in planning your vacation?

Look to your
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. . . 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?

These giraffe and zebra are curious about their visitors. Where do they roam? Click here to find out.

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.

"Talk Story"
with Deb Cornick
Have Children Will Travel.

All aboard... Have you reserved your seats on the "The Polar Express" - an enchanted Christmas family adventure?

Click here to find "The Polar Express" near you. Reserve your seats early!

Check out more Holiday Travel Adventures shared by traveling families - the most trusted advice around.

Until next time...

Happy Travels,



Nov 1 - Dec 31
Santa Claus Land of Lights
Santa Claus, IN


Nov 1 - Dec 30
An Old Time Christmas
Branson,  MO


November 14 - January 4

Winter Festival of Lights

Wheeling, WV


Nov 14 - Dec 30

Lights of Christmas

Pine Mountain, GA


Nov 21 - Dec 24

Christkindlmarket Chicago

Pine Mountain, GA


Nov 21 - Jan 8
Christmas at Graceland

Memphis, TN


Nov 22 - Jan 1
Christmas in Hershey
Hershey, PA


Nov 22 - Jan 31
Nights of Lights
St. Augustine, FL


Nov 22 - Jan 6
Natchitoches Festival of Lights
Natchitoches, LA


Nov 27

Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade
New York, NY


Nov 28 - Dec 30

Grotto's Festival of Lights
Portland, OR


Nov 28 - Dec 23
Christmas Ship Festival

Seattle, WA

Dec 1 - Feb 28
Gatlinburg Winter Magic
Gatlinburg, TN


Dec 5 - 21

Holiday Boat Caroling
San Antonio, TX


Dec 3 - 7
Christmas Lights
Greeley, CO


Dec 3 - Jan 7
Rockefeller Christmas Tree
New York, NY


Dec 5 - 31

Christmas in Williamsburg
Williamsburg, VA


Dec 5 - 21
Christmas Lighting Festival
Leavenworth, WA


Dec 10 - Jan 4
Festival of Lights
Vancouver, BC, Canada


Dec 17 - 21
Newport Christmas Parade
Newport, CA


Jan 17 - 18
Bavarian Icefest
Leavenworth, WA



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