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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…

kids traveling on a family vacation January 29, 2018

9 Reasons Kids Should Travel

One of the most important reasons for families to travel is because it’s fun! But even more important than how much fun it is, there are endless opportunities for kids to learn and grow. Travel can open their world to new foods, cultures, knowledge, and experiences that aren’t available in a classroom. Travel can also…

the Rapley family exploring the Canadian Rockies together 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…