I’m celebrating Family Travel 411’s 2nd birthday this week by revisiting all of the destinations our amazing contributors have covered, sharing their family travel wisdom and recommendations about so far–and putting them on them on the map! Just look at this: See any regions that interest you? Click the icons for an overview of and … Continue reading On the Map: Two Years of Family Travel 411 Destinations
Sometimes the news is so good that you are almost afraid to share it, but in this case, I’m very happy to shout it from the rooftops! Yesterday, I learned that three articles from Family Travel 411 won awards from the North American Travel Journalists Association (NATJA). And since this site is still very young, … Continue reading Three Articles You May Have Missed–but the NATJA Awards Did Not!
Ready to do some good in the world in a few minutes flat–without leaving your desk? If you haven’t yet heard about this year’s Passports with Purpose fundraiser–or if you’ve been too swamped like me to buy your $10 tax-deductible entries to win the sweet prizes (A complete family vacation Mexico! A GoPro Hero4! Hundreds … Continue reading Win great travel prizes and help bring hundreds of digital readers to Kenya!
When I think back on the nail-biting months leading up to the launch of this site late last May, all of the theme customizations gone wrong, the resizing and resizing of photos, grappling with site speed, and the many times I had to ask myself, “What are you thinking starting a second family travel site? Is … Continue reading Family Travel 411 Takes Two Bronze Awards!