Family vacations can seem daunting with planning, booking and trying to make sure everyone has a great time. One way to ensure your family actively engages a new destination is through a tour company.
Specifically designed with families in mind, Global CommUnity focuses on unique and authentic cultural experiences through travel. Just choose the best destination and experience for your family and dive in.
By helping families maximize their travel experiences and encourage families and children to be more globally aware and understand foreign cultures with an insider prospective, Global CommUnity works with travel providers in more than 25 destinations with expert-curated itineraries.
With seven-night excursions available for ages from young children, teens and adults, Global CommUnity trips can be tailored to your family, ages and interests.
Choose from 4- and 5-star accommodations in the most sought-after destinations, like family-centric tours in South Africa, Peru, Cambodia, Australia, Europe and the Galapagos, among many others.
These trips are perfect for families looking to explore a new destination like a local while learning all about the region’s history, customs and art through engaging activities. Each incorporates interactive experiences involving the whole family on a more connected level to the destination.
Travelers delve into local projects, volunteer efforts and give back to the community. Trek through the Andean mountains; learn about farming techniques; give back to community charities; or join walking tours led by kids who lived on the streets of Delhi.
Each Global CommUnity itinerary includes seven-night stays in luxury properties, community involvement, itineraries designed for families and a long list of add-on tour options.
Education is also a main factor in Global CommUnity excursions, including bow and arrow classes in the English countryside or visiting cold war bunkers in Moscow. Activity options are seemingly endless and a unique hands-on way to explore with the family.
Bringing the family to a museum is a great way to spend the day. However, with pricey admissions, some museums might be out of your budget. Thankfully, there are plenty of free museums throughout the country, perfect for a cultural experience without breaking the bank.
Step right up to the greatest show on Earth as FXExpress Publications, Global Traveler, trazeetravel.com and whereverfamily.com celebrate their 2020 award winners! Join the big top on Dec. 14 as we virtually award the winners of the 17th annual GT Tested Reader Survey awards, including the Airline and Hotel of the Year; the 17th annual Wines on the Wing Airline Wine Survey; the eighth annual Leisure Lifestyle Awards; the sixth annual The Trazees; and the third annual Wherever Awards.
Our world changed in so many ways, it’s not surprising the ski experience will be different, too. As resorts — and entire states — grapple with the challenges of keeping guests and staff safe, a variety of plans emerge. Here are a few things families can expect.
A chic new hotel will open at 200 N. Field Drive, in Lake Forest, Illinois, in April 2021. The Forester Hotel, the first hotel to open in the community since 1929, is inspired by the city’s motto of “Naturae et Scientiae Amor,” or “love of science and nature.” As a Hyatt Place hotel, the Forester will offer all the comforts of Hyatt plus boutique elements like an upscale bistro and bar and more than 4,500 square feet of event space.
Located in Kissimmee, Florida, Give Kids The World Village will reopen for wish families Jan. 17, 2021. After a nearly 10-month closure due to COVID-19, the 89-acre non-profit resort will be open and ready to again welcome families and kids with week-long wish vacations.