If you're still in the planning phases of your next family vacation, you'll want to read our expert advice on how to save money, how to choose a destination, best times of the year for family travel, and what to pack.
Stressed-out about being airborne with your infant? Don't be. These insider tips will ensure a safer and smoother trip for the whole family.
Hulas, glaciers, a certain amusement park. Parents readers told us the places you'd most like to take the family on vacation, and we're going to help you get there (on a budget!).
Consider a trip to one of these five unspoiled destinations that are redefining the family island getaway.
Parents hit up family-travel experts to compare Walt Disney World and Disneyland Resort in eight categories, from the eats to the entertainment. Get ready for the ultimate Disney smackdown!
If you've ever had the urge to send your teenager packing, now's your chance: Give them this checklist and let them pack their own bags. (Okay, there's also a checklist for things you might want to hold on to yourself, like your child's ID and first aid supplies.) Here's everything your teen needs to be prepared for your next trip.
These cheap family vacation spots offer family vacations on a budget.
Get out there and enjoy the journey! Here's what I learned after my one-year-old twin babies' first major road trip.
Need some chill time? We are helping you both get out of town for some pre-baby R+R! We've picked eight great trips, all fairly close to home and all particularly pregnancy-friendly.
If you're traveling with kids, you know planning ahead is key. Here's a checklist--adapted from the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) Web site--to help you make the journey with minimal hassle.
Fantasizing about a few days away without the kids, but aren't sure you can go through with it yet? Find out if you're ready for your first child-free vacation!Take Quiz
Katie, age 11, gives us a look at what she did on her Disney cruise, which included exploring the ship's themed areas and playing on Disney's private island.
Experience Atlantis Paradise Island and learn why it is a great destination for a family-friendly winter getaway or a vacation any time of the year.
Watch Julia, age 8, explain why she loved her time on her Royal Caribbean cruise. The kid-friendly ships offer character breakfasts, pools, live entertainment, and more.
Your guide to traveling with a toddler -- without losing your mind.
Parents teamed up with TripAdvisor to find all-inclusive resorts in the U.S., the Caribbean, and Mexico that are rated highly by families. We then dug further to home in on places that expose your kids to cool activities--from treasure hunts to trapeze tricks--while you're off trying something new or happily doing nothing. Start planning now!
We investigated the space, satisfaction ratings, starting prices, and kids' programs at 60-plus hotel chains so you can book your next trip--whether it's to visit family or Mickey--with peace of mind.
Widen your kid's worldview with the latest travel reads.
Procrastinators, rejoice: There's still plenty of space left at these warm-weather resorts with rad family pools, organized kid hangouts--and plenty of fun for you too. Get booking!
More than 2 million expectant couples take a pre-baby trip each year. Why not join them? Use this guide, inspired by real travelers, to revel in your relationship before shifting to parent mode.
Sometimes it seems like preschoolers should come with their own bellhops. Here's everything you need to be prepared for your next trip.
What needs to be in your child's suitcase.
PBS travel expert and mom Colleen Kelly explores the world of voluntourism--and how to plan the right trip for your family.
Planning a trip to Charleston, South Carolina? Here are 3 family-friendly ways you can enjoy the Lowcountry.
Navigating a Disney trip can be challenging -- especially when considering all your other little travellers tagging along. With our expert insider tips, you'll knock out stress and rock out your Disney vacay!
Disney's Magic Kingdom can be an awe-inspiring experience for kids of all ages. Michael Kress, executive editor of Parents.com, shares tips on how to enjoy the park without going on rides, from getting characters' autographs to watching the many parades and shows Disney World has to offer.