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August 7, 2019

Top 4 Destinations for Family Kayaking, Boating, Snorkeling and Surfing

Kids love water. Oceans, lakes, seas – whatever form it takes, it’s a recreational hotspot that youngsters and adults have always loved. Here are four of our favorite destinations for all your favorite water activities: kayaking, rafting, snorkeling and surfing. The Galapagos Maybe it’s not surprising, but the Ecuadorian Galapagos Islands are a fantastic spot…

July 30, 2019

Why Kids Love Friends Across Borders

Thomson Family Adventures gives your children an experience they won’t get anywhere else: the chance to befriend kids across the world. When you become a part of our Friends Across Borders program on select trips, we’ll pair your child up with a pen pal and schedule a memorable meeting for them to spend time together….

July 25, 2019

The Temples of Thailand Feature History, Tradition, Architecture

Thailand is home to approximately 39,800 active Buddhist temples, some of which are over a thousand years old and contain amazing architecture – spires, tiered roofs and gigantic statues. Monks use these spaces for communal worship and meditation practice, but many are also open and welcoming to visitors. Between zip-lining and snorkeling excursions on our…

July 19, 2019

What Sets Italy’s Aeolian Islands Apart from Other Island Getaways?

Italy’s Aeolian Islands aren’t just another exotic paradise – they’re a volcanic cluster that’s been forming for over 600,000 years, and they features some of the most fantastic natural phenomena on earth. UNESCO declared them a World Heritage Centre in 2000. On our Southern Italy adventure, you’ll explore Vulcano and Stromboli, islands sporting two of…

July 11, 2019

Thomson Family Adventures, Now a Travel + Leisure World’s Best Operator

We’re proud to announce we’ve been named a Top 10 World’s Best Tour Operator by Travel + Leisure! Here at Thomson, every traveler’s experience means the world to us. We’re thrilled you were so moved by your Thomson adventure that you would consider us one of the best tour operators on the planet. We received…