Fun Stuff Blog Posts

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…

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…

January 15, 2019

Icelandic: Don’t Worry – We can’t Pronounce it Either

Are you intimidated by the Icelandic language? Don’t worry, we are too, but don’t let it stop you from joining our Iceland Family Adventure! Remember in 2010 when a glacier/volcano exploded, halting European air traffic with an enormous cloud of ash? There it was, Eyjafjallajökull, the volcano, at the top of the news for weeks, but…

December 12, 2018

7 Gifts that Give Back

We think one of the coolest gifts is taking your family on a life-changing adventure to an eye-popping destination. These six ideas for presents and stocking stuffers aren’t just great gifts for a loved one; they benefit good causes, too. 1. Drill a Well, Help a School, Empower Women In the rural plains of northern…

August 2, 2018

The 4 Best Family Adventures to Take in November

November is one of the most underrated months of the year to travel. We aren’t sure why because it’s one of our favorites! For starters, November often falls into shoulder season. Shoulder season is a less popular season for travel in a given destination. With this comes two things that every traveling family loves to…