5 Awesome Family Vacation-Planning Websites
Woohoo! Summer is here! Time to get the heck outta Dodge and go on a family vacation. Not sure where to go or how to get there? No worries! Here are our favorite vacation-planning sites to get you on your merry way!
- Family Getaway
This website breaks it all down for you. You can search locations by interest (theme park, beach, etc.) or property type (villa, all-inclusive resort, etc.) to find the perfect family vacation. They also have auctions where you can bid on vacation packages starting at under $500 for the whole shaboodle.
- We Just Got Back
Before you book a trip, don't you wish you could get the lowdown from someone you trust? Now you can! This site has reviews from people just like you on destinations all over the map (literally). It also has packing lists, car games, expert travel advice and much more!
- Family Travel Network
Find great wallet-friendly trip suggestions, vacay ideas for families with babies and toddlers, great family road trips, and more! They also have a Hot Deals section with steals on super-fun destinations.
- The Family Travel Files
Search by location, activity or age (from the "new beginnings" 0-5-year-old set to the preteen "what's in it for me" bunch). They also have a blog that's full of fab travel info just for families!
- Family Vacation Critic
Scan their travel tips, trip ideas and more than 40 "best" lists to find your dream vacation. You can also chat with the editor about anything and everything related to travel on the forums. If only the actual traveling with kids were as easy as planning the trip on this site, you'd be in business!