Great Deals on Family Vacations

These budget and luxury family vacations will satisfy all three generations. We select the best camping, cruises, tropical adventures and more.

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Family vacations and multi-generational travel are booming. Almost two-thirds of families planning to vacation together seek destinations that will keep kids, parents and grandparents happy, according to a recent survey from Gitnux.  

Travel is a wonderful way to bond, to pass values down across generations and of course, to have some fun and rest. Some parents cite travel as a way of improving the mental health of children who were isolated during the pandemic. At the same time, U.S. travelers are cost-conscious, so budget travel, including getting off the beaten path, is also a popular trend.

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Emma Patch
Staff Writer, Kiplinger's Personal Finance

Emma Patch joined Kiplinger in 2020. She previously interned for Kiplinger's Retirement Report and before that, for a boutique investment firm in New York City. She served as editor-at-large and features editor for Middlebury College's student newspaper, The Campus. She specializes in travel, student debt and a number of other personal finance topics. Born in London, Emma grew up in Connecticut and now lives in Washington, D.C.


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