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Author: Fran Falkin

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Family Travel Forum Honors Teen Travel Writing 2012 Scholarship Winners

Congratulations to all student travel bloggers who earned 2012 Scholarships from Family Travel Forum (FTF) and the Society of American Travel Writers (SATW) for college or further travels. More than 6,300 students ages 13-18, educated in US or American-International schools or home-schooled, applied for this merit scholarship.

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Author: Family Travel Forum Staff

Tags : FTF Media Room, Multigen, Travel Trends

Appetite for Wellness, Tech Among Family Travel Trends 2014

Travel industry moving fast to meet needs of multigenerational travelers for diverse experiences

12 Trends and Predictions for Family Travel in 2014 from the Experts at Family Travel Consulting

NEW YORK (January 9, 2014) – The American family travel marketplace has evolved from simple and cheap to sophisticated and demanding of better technology, service, food and child-care, according to Eileen Ogintz and Kyle McCarthy from Family Travel Consulting.

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Author: Fran Falkin

Tags : FTF Media Room, Students

Family Travel Forum Announces 2013 Teen Travel Writing Scholarship Winners

(New York, NY - September 22, 2013) Congratulations to all student travel bloggers who earned 2013 Scholarships from Family Travel Forum (FTF) and the Society of American Travel Writers (SATW) for college or further travels. Over 5,000 students ages 13-18, educated in US or American-International schools or home-schooled, applied for this merit scholarship.

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Author: Family Travel Forum Staff

Tags : FTF Media Room, New York, Travel Trends, USA

Top Family Travel Media Invited On Second Honeymoon In Niagara Falls

Nation’s Top Family Travel Media Invited for Second Honeymoon in Niagara Falls, New York
 
Third TMS Family Travel conference for leading media focuses on building brand across channels in the fast-growing segment of leisure travel.
 

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Author: Fran Falkin

Tags : FTF Media Room, Students, Teens

Writing Scholarship Asks Teens To Promote Their Hometowns

College Scholarships Support Teen Literacy and Community

(New York, NY – May 6, 2013) Family Travel Forum, the award-winning resource for family vacation planners, announces its 7th annual FTF Teen Travel Writing Scholarship. The merit scholarships, given in association with the Society of American Travel Writers (SATW), encourage teens to write an essay and share images about their communities.

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Author: Family Travel Forum Staff

Tags : Blogs, FTF Media Room, Travel Trends

TMS Family Travel Summit Report Available: Reveals Latest Trends

All You Need to Know to Sell to Today’s Family Vacation Planner

(New York, NY June 6, 2013)  Family travel is a multi-billion dollar market and the leading segment of the leisure travel industry, with more than 100 million trips taken annually with children under 18.  Family Travel Consulting (FTC) knows that families travel because vacations offer them the best opportunity to have fun and create lasting memories.  

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Author: Family Travel Forum Staff

Tags : FTF Media Room, Multigen, Travel Trends

TMS Family Travel Summit Finds Families Changing, Vacations Changing

TMS Family Travel Summit Reveals Changing Needs of Changing Family Travelers

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Author: Family Travel Forum Staff

Tags : FTF Media Room, Travel Trends

Moms Spending Power Shapes Family Vacations In The Year Ahead

Family Travel Experts Explore Consumer Trends Impacting the Business of Family Vacations

(New York, January 7, 2013) – Findings from the two Family Travel Conferences held in 2012 demonstrate that the enormous family segment of the travel industry -- estimated to comprise more than 100 million leisure trips per year in the United States alone -- is more influential than ever. 

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Author: Family Travel Forum Staff

Tags : FTF Media Room, Teens, Travel Trends

Family Travel Trends: Cultural Travel By Teens Increases Sharply

FTF’s annual Student Travel Trends Report, derived from thousands of blogs submitted to the 2012 Teen Travel Writing Scholarship competition, reveals that international travel among 13 to 18-year-olds continues to rise.

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Author: Family Travel Forum Staff

Tags : FTF Media Room, USA

Media Alert: Best of America's Christmas Lights and Holiday Festivals

(For media only: New York, Nov. 28, 2012)  Holiday festivals are bigger, better, and starting earlier than ever — by Thanksgiving weekend in many places. And you don’t only need to be in big cities to transform even the most Bah Humbug among us into wide-eyed participants in the Holiday Season.

Want to know the absolute best places to take the kids and grandkids to see the most decked out balls of holly this year?

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