Advice Blog Posts

yellow building where people are preparing for their upcoming family vacations June 8, 2018

8 Things to Do Before you Go on a Family Vacation

You’ve done your research, decided on a place to travel with your kids, booked you flights, and packed your bags. You’re all set for your family adventure, right? Not so fast! There are a few things that you need to do before you leave to make sure that nothing spoils your family vacation. Here are…

a group enjoy a safe family vacation to panama April 12, 2018

Safety: Our Number 1 Priority

“Is it safe to go there?” That’s one of the most common questions we get from parents searching for that perfect family vacation, and rightfully so. This is a question we take very seriously. Many of the countries that we help families explore each have their own unique problems. No country is immune from this,…

someone taking a great family vacation photo April 3, 2018

5 Tips for Taking the Perfect Family Vacation Photos

The one thing that every family strives for while on vacation is getting the perfect picture! It’s easy to line everyone up in front of a landmark or on the beach to look at the camera and smile. Although this can make for a nice photo, it’s not perfect. Use these simple tips to take…

an airplane filled with people who followed our packing tips March 1, 2018

Packing Tips and Mishaps of the TFA Staff

We spend so much time helping our travelers get ready for their adventures that admittedly sometimes we wait until the last minute for ourselves, make mistakes, and have plain bad luck. Review these packing tips so you don’t make the same mistakes we did! Know What’s in Your Carry-On Personally I have had 2 experiences…

luggage that follows our family vacation packing tips February 1, 2018

5 Essential Family Vacation Packing Tips

You’ve got your flights booked, your hotels and activities sorted out, and your adventure is only a week away. The only thing left to do is pack. Follow these family vacation packing tips and you’ll never have to stress about packing again! 1. Make a List Write down everything that you’ll need to bring, from…