Welcome to The Family Vacationist, the e-newsletter from FamilyTravelForum.com. We are happy to announce the 13th annual FTF Teen Travel Writing Scholarship, accepting entries from student travelers ages 13-18 through July 12, 2019. Special thanks to our 2019 sponsors Allianz Global Assistance, Carnival, Holland America Line, Princess Cruises, Travel Media Showcase, TMS Family Travel and CityPASS for their support; and to the Journalism Education Association, Tourism Cares, Society of Professional Journalists, and travel editors for their judging assistance. For rules and submission form, please read more...
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