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September 12, 2019

What Should I Look For in My Family Adventure?

It’s a common question when you want the best international travel experience for your family. You’re comparing two different international travel outfitters and find they offer similar itineraries for the same number of days, but the price differs by thousands of dollars. What’s going on? Many things can change the price of a family adventure….

September 4, 2019

Why Greece is a Must-See Family Travel Destination

Staggering columns, sweeping theaters and crumbling stone. Every temple, myth and moment of ancient Greece influenced western culture for the rest of time. The best part? Our Greece Family Adventure is an exciting, accessible way for families to experience it. You’ll witness millennia of history and play cultural games the kids will love. Here are…

September 3, 2019

Announcing the Summer Snapshot Photo Contest!

Summer ends, school starts and kids are sharing their favorite photos from summer break. Share yours to win a $100 Amazon gift card in our Summer Snapshot Photo Contest! How to Enter Tag us in your most thrilling and adventurous summer pictures on Instagram @thomsonfamilyadventures. Use the hashtag #TravelwithTFA and include a short description of…

August 22, 2019

Top Artisan Crafts to Try in Italy

Italy has been home to legendary artisan work for thousands of years – it’s one of the strongest cultural heavyweights in the world. Love pizza or gelato? What about colorfully decorated Venetian masks? They have it in Italy. And when you visit on our Italy: Rome, Florence & Venice adventure, you do more than buy…

August 15, 2019

Peruvian Dishes Your Kids Will Love

Peruvian cuisine is a fusion of world cultures: Incan, Spanish and Chinese, among others. What should kids look forward to in this country’s diverse history of food? If they like french fries, chicken and cookies, the answer is a lot! Authentic Peruvian cuisine shares common ingredients with American fare. Corn, potatoes, beans, wheat and meats…