10 Ways to include Children in Vacation Planning

Tips for making your kids love your next vacation

Savvy parents are increasingly including their kids in family vacation planning.  In fact, 63 percent of parents said their children influenced their choice of vacation destination, according to the 2014 Portrait of the American Travelers survey.

See below for 10 original ideas from kids to help parents everywhere increase the fun while planning, packing, participating in activities and making memories for their family vacations.  No matter where you take the kids or how much you spend on your family vacation, what’s important is enjoying your time together and making memories for a lifetime!

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Did You Know?

66% of parents said children help plan daily vacation activities.*

* Source: 2014 Portrait of the American Travelers survey

About the Author

Eileen Ogintz is a nationally syndicated family travel columnist and creator of TakingTheKids.com.