Fun Stuff Blog Posts

January 17, 2018

20 Reasons to Travel with Thomson Family Adventures

For 20 years we have been crafting adventures for families of all ages and interests. We make every day of the adventure count from highlighting learning opportunities for kids and setting up cultural exchanges to hands-on cooking lessons and exploring the wilderness. Here are 20 reasons to travel with us on your next family vacation!…

December 26, 2017

Our 12 Favorite Memories from 2017

As 2017 comes to a close, we’ve taken a minute to think back over the past year to remember a few of our big accomplishments and favorite memories from 2017! 1. We Traveled Across the World Our passports here at TFA were busy this year! Some of the places we explored were Panama, Tanzania, France,…

December 21, 2017

5 Very Last Minute Gift Ideas

There is one thing that is always a guarantee during the holiday season— last minute shopping! The holidays always seem to sneak up on us between busy school schedules, winter band and chorus concerts, and holiday parties. In case you’re still looking for a last minute gift or owe someone a gift, take a look…

April 13, 2017

Easter Traditions Around the World

Easter is a Christian holiday that celebrates Jesus Christ’s death and resurrection from the dead. The origins of the word “Easter” are largely unknown but there are several common theories. Some claim that “Easter” comes from Eostre, a Germanic goddess of spring and fertility. Others account the origins to hebdomada alba, white week, in Latin,…

March 2, 2017

Irish Folklore and Legends

If your family is interested in history and folklore as well as adventure, where should you look to go on a family vacation? No further than Southwest Ireland! A Southwest Ireland family vacation is full of gorgeous countryside, quaint towns, dramatic coastline, and friendly people. There are plenty of opportunities to ride bikes, hike, and be…