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Important family travel tips for key destinations, hotel and vacation rental reviews, recommended activities for travelers with young children, insider tips from local moms in the know, cultural tips for families and more.
Know your rights when flying with a car seat, find out how to bring aboard baby food for your flight, decide what to do with the car seat at the airport, and get tips for keeping toddlers entertained at the airport and on the plane.
Do you need a car seat in the taxi? Looking for an airport shuttle in New York or Paris that provides car seats or boosters? What can you do if your car seat doesn't fit in the airplane seat? Will your 11-year-old need a booster seat in... Costa Rica?
What to do if your child gets sick during travel? Advice for changes in sleeping routines and managing jetlag with a baby? Tips for camping with a baby or toddler? Should you get travel insurance for your next vacation?
A worldwide directory of companies created to help parents like you travel light and vacation right. Find baby gear rental agencies (or "baby equipment hire") at destinations across the U.S., in Canada, Mexico, Europe, Asia, Africa, Australia...
Need to find a pre-screened babysitter or nanny to help during your family vacation or business trip? Use our directory of agencies offering pre-screened temporary nannies and sitters for event sitting or traveling families.
Read Shelly's detailed reviews of family-friendly hotels, resorts, and vacation rentals where her family has stayed.
Get more help finding family-friendly lodgings, use handy passport application links, check the latest on liquid restrictions for carry-ons, find out about security warnings, traveler's health information and more.
A directory of toll-free phone numbers for major airlines to reference when you're ready to make your special requests, lap child or special seating reservations, and reconfirm your flights.
A passion to better understand our fellow families around the globe continues to drive these ongoing features - great resources for any parent planning international travel with young children!
Explore the world one family tradition or event at a time. Powered by guest bloggers writing in from destinations around the globe.
These interviews with moms living in cities around the world shed light on cultural differences and similarities in parenting around the world, while also dishing out helpful insights and travel tips from moms with young children
Flying, driving, train travel, cruises, camping, overseas travel & more.
The Ultimate Guidebooks for Travel with Kids
Under 5 Years
No More Babies
Visit Family Travel 411,
Shelly's new site for
travel with kids 5 years and older!
And the list keeps growing!