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pen pals brandon and diego October 30, 2018

A Pen Pal Story from Minnesota to Cuzco

Connecting with a new culture and the people that live it is always wonderful. The best feeling is when we watch our kids bond with other kids in a meaningful way despite differences in language and culture. That is just what happened when 8-year-old Brandon from Minnesota joined our Pen Pal program and met Diego,…

April 10, 2018

Make a Lifelong Friend on a Family Vacation

One of the best parts of family travel is the connections that our guests routinely make. Making friends with other like-minded families that are as excited about travel and experiencing new cultures as your family is one of the biggest advantages to joining a group adventure.  Often, these friendships go well beyond the confines of…

November 10, 2016

Small Regrets I’ll Never Really Be Sorry For

Our family travel expert Moo has been all over the world with her kids and she has some thoughts on things she thought she would be small regrets, but in the long run, are some of her favorite memories. Thinking about a family vacation can seem so stressful in 2016. It’s about making decisions on…

February 15, 2016

What I’ve Seen: Alaska Family Cruise

One of our favorite team members here at Thomson Family Adventures, Christine, went on a family cruise through Alaska with Un-Cruise. She is the best person to give some first hand advice on exactly what a small ship cruise is, let alone how much fun it can be! We were able to pick her brain…

April 8, 2015

Hong Kong: Bright Lights, Big City

By: Noemi Gamel Before visiting there, whenever I thought about Hong Kong I thought about Bruce Lee and Jackie Chan. After spending four days there, I now have a completely new set of images to associate with this amazing city that truly is an urban paradise. If you enjoy the noise, bright lights, and chaos…

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