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Family + Kids

A solid percentage of the Matador community travel and live abroad with family and kids. So while we can attest that the traveling life doesn’t end with parenthood, we know that travel with children requires special planning and consideration.

From this, we’ve created guides on family-friendly destinations, tips on how to make travel easier and more comfortable for everyone, and how to keep your kids entertained, educated, and happy on the road.

Also, we have articles on the benefits of traveling with your folks as an adult and what travel can teach you as a parent.

Family + Kids Articles

14 reasons you should never take your kids to Iceland

by Erin Bender

10 things I wish I’d been told about traveling with young kids

by Lucy Bryson

Home for the holidays: How to avoid fights, stress, and drama

by Leigh Shulman

5 ways to parent like a German

by Katka Lapelosová

I’m 10. This is how a life of traveling has ‘ruined’ me.

by Exploramum & Explorason

These illustrations for the collective nouns of animals are super charming

by Perkins & Morley

How to parent like a Greek

by Joanna Kalafatis

My parents taught me how to travel. Here’s how it changed me.

by Matt Hershberger

The ultimate kid’s guide to having fun in Grand Rapids

by Stella Brown

22 kids whose travels are super inspiring

by Erin Bender

Help this 5-year-old kid get his photobook published

by Alice Latham

10 steps for single parents who want to travel with their kids

by Exploramum & Explorason

16 differences between my Portuguese mom and my English mummy

by Sandra Guedes

In American culture, traveling parents are treated like sh*t. Here’s why.

by Claire Litton-Cohn

9 reasons to consider Norwegian Cruise Line for your next family vacation

by Jacqueline Kehoe

These 7 families will change how you think about taking your kids on the road

by Erin Bender

21 images that’ll make you wish you were on The Beaches of Fort Myers & Sanibel NOW

by Hal Amen

20 reasons you should NEVER take your kids to Mexico

by Laura Bernhein
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