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Family TravelThe Philae Temples in Egypt. Photo by Alexandra Regan.


OK, you've done Disney World, now what?

Whether it's dog sledding or safaris, exploring ruins of ancient civilization, swimming with dolphins on an unspoiled island or taking off for a 'round theworld adventure, GoNOMAD offers a wide new world of independent and alternative options for travel with kids.  Kate Cosme is our Family Travel Expert, she writes frequently about the best places for family vacations. 


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Discover kid-friendly destinations, alternative programs, cruises lodgings, tours and tips and introduce your kids to the thrill of travel the GoNOMAD way.

Our intrepid GoNOMAD writers have found great ways to have fun all over the globe and learn about history, geography and culture in a way that goes far beyond classrooms and schoolbooks.

In our Family Travel Section, they share their stories with you.

READ MORE ABOUT FAMILY TRAVEL:
I Remember Yellowstone
A fond remembrance of family travels to Yellowstone National Park, as so many Americans visited this iconic park during their childhood.
Alberta: Ghost Towns in Canada's Badlands
Alberta: Ghost towns, dinosaurs and Hoodoos in the strange and wonderful Badlands of Canada.
Michigan: Experiencing a Little Germany
Frankenmuth, Michigan. It's a little Bavaria, touristy, but in a very German way!
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Sharing Nature with Family on Puget Sound
Closer to the Ground, by Dylan Tomine, is the story of a father learning to share love of nature with his kids.
Miami: Things to Do as a Family
Miami: Things to Do as a Family, ten great activities for a family visiting Miami, Florida.
Puerto Vallarta: Bring the Kids!
Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. Tips on visiting this seaside city on Mexico's Pacific Coast with toddlers.

Travel Sounds 7 minute Interview segments

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Listen to GoNOMAD editor Max Hartshorne talk travel:

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Big Bear Lake CA
Lewiston, Maine, Toulouse 
Sevierville,  Tennessee, 
Nord Pas-de-Calais France 
Nova Scotia,   Champagne France Portland, Maine   Belize 

Top Ten Family Activities in Portland
Portland, Oregon: Locals choose the top ten family activities in the city.
Lake Charles Louisiana's Family Mardi Gras
Lake Charles Louisiana's Mardi Gras: No flashers, no drunks, just a great family experience.
Family Travel Forecast: Trends to Watch
Family Travel Trends for 2014: A Family Travel expert weighs in on trends she thinks will continue.
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Tips on Traveling with Infants and Tots
Carrying On Your Child: Tips on traveling by air with small children and infants.
Croatia: A New Life in a Small Village
Croatia: Jennifer Wilson and her husband Jim moved their family to a small Croatian village and found a lot of what they were missing in the US.
Monarchs in Mexico with Kids
Mexico: Visiting the Monarch Butterfly Biosphere Reserve in Michoacan with kids.
India: What To do When a Child Gets Sick
A mother faces a crisis when her daughter is stick in rural India, but the locals help save her.
What to Do, Where to Stay in Pigeon Forge TN
Pigeon Forge: The best places for families to visit and stay in during a vacation in Eastern Tennessee.
Dad and Son Bike Across Japan's Alps
Rising Son: A father and son's bike adventure across Japan. Biking Japan's Alps.
Reeling with Family :New Hampshire's Whites
New Hampshire's White Mountains. Kate Cosme casts her line and visits the family attractions.
Two Moms on the Road to VA Beach
Virginia Beach: A Spring Break for the Kids with two moms in charge. Taking the kids to a summer resort in April.
Taking the Kids to London
Taking the Kids to London, a guide to family travel with kids in England and London.
Costa Rica Family Travel: Updated for 2013
Costa Rica family travel | Where to stay, eat and what to do in Monte Verde, Playa Tamarindo and Manuel Antonio Costa Rica
Top Ten Family Vacations for 2013
Top Ten family vacation destinations for 2013 | Kyle McCarthy previews the best places to take your family in the new year.

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