Travel Safety

No matter where you're going, an ounce of prevention can mean more fun for everyone. Here's how to make your own first aid kit, what medications to pack, and health insurance know-how should you need a trip to the emergency room. Our smart planning ideas will get you there safely.

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What It's Really Like to Bring Kids to Disney World During the Pandemic

Considering Disney World for Christmas 2020? Get a firsthand look at what it's like and how to stay safe when taking kids to the theme park during the pandemic—from moms who've done it.

These Are the Safest Ways to Vacation with Kids During the Summer of COVID-19

Want to get away during the pandemic? From renting a cabin to exploring national parks in an RV, we rounded up the best vacation ideas to entertain your family safely.

How to Make Sure Your Kid is Safe When Traveling Alone

With more and more news stories about kids ending up on the wrong plane and, in some cases, the wrong country, it's easy for parents to wonder if letting their child on a plane alone is a good idea. But there are ways to ensure your kid's flight goes smoothly.

United Airlines Apologizes After Placing 14-Year-Old Boy on Flight to the Wrong Country

"When somebody says unaccompanied minor, wrong airplane, wrong country, everybody should’ve stepped up and done something," said the boys mother, Brenda Berg.

More Travel Safety

How the CDC Could Ban People With Measles From Traveling

The number of measles cases in 2019, the CDC noted, is “the greatest number of cases reported in the U.S. since 1994 and since measles was declared eliminated in 2000.”

4 Pregnancy Travel Worries Answered

You’ve got places to go and people to see. Experts share how to do it safely.