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August 9, 2021

Back from Peru: Thomson General Manager Tells Her Story of Family Adventure

Nicole Wineland-Thomson, General Manager of Thomson Family Adventures, traveled with her family to Peru in June. Her letter below describes her experiences and insights into travel as a vaccinated family. Dear Families, Imagine Machu Picchu as the sun rises over the mountains: long shadows on the ruins, the cool morning air brushing your skin, the…

April 27, 2021

Lock Down Your 2022 Travel Plans with Book Now, Pay Later

Planning travel in an uncertain world can be intimidating. How can you secure your 2022 vacation with complete confidence? We at Thomson are making it easier than ever when you Book Now, Pay Later. Here’s how it works: Book Now… Lock down space on any of our family trips without paying a deposit. Not a…

March 31, 2021

What Will Travel Look Like in 2021 and Beyond?

We have every reason to believe 2021 is the year travel makes a comeback. But what will it look like, and what does it mean for you? Here’s how we’re thinking about the future of travel. We’re Sweet for Summer and All for Fall Over 180 million vaccine doses have been distributed in the U.S….

December 9, 2020

8 Best Travel Gift Ideas for Families (that Kids and Parents Will Love)

Looking for the best travel gift for the traveler in your family? Maybe you’re on the hunt for something practical, or you’re looking for memorabilia you can use at home. Here are some practical, fun and thoughtful gift ideas you can give this holiday season. 1. Cork globe Spin a globe and let your finger…

September 22, 2020

Thomson Co-founder Judi Wineland Shares Her Experiences on Airplanes, in the Outdoors, During a Pandemic

As we plan for life after the pandemic, one thing is certain: travel is going to look differently than it used to. But the joy of getting outside will be just as good as ever. Take it from Thomson co-founder Judi Wineland: in late August, she flew to Idaho for an AdventureWomen rafting trip on…