Pacific

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Travel to Australia

Two summers ago, I went to Australia on a People-to-People trip. People to People is a program where selected student are given the opportunity to travel to different parts of the worlds and learn about their history and culture.

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A New Perspective

Most people come back from summer vacation with a new tan, a new outfit, and new, exciting stories to tell. Everyone greets each other with the usual "How was your summer?" and then proceeds to sum up their vacations in a few sentences.

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Reflections on a Sun-Baked Beach

Several girls shrieked as the plane dipped to the right. I sucked in my breath with amazement as my classmates and I flew over the tropical island of Tioman, where we would be spending an entire week as a part of a team-building exercise.

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My Life in Australia

The song 'Leaving on a Jet Plane' has always been just that, a song. But, my travels in Australia changed my opinion of it.

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Lessons Learned, Mate

This summer I had the amazing opportunity to travel to the other side of the world. I am a member of the Mississippi Girls Choir and we were invited to perform with 'World Voices,' a tour that travels all over the world called.

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Delegation Down Under

There's no greater resource for education than to venture out into the world and use its surroundings as a classroom. The interactions that occur between people of different nations are special.

Author: Family Travel Forum Staff

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Cruise With Kids Vacations And Family-Friendly Ships

Kids are everywhere today, whether you are in the Caribbean, Europe, Alaska or far-flung destinations like the Galapagos Islands, and even the Arctic. According to the MMGYGlobal 2017 Portrait of American Travelers, 75 percent of millennial families say they’re interested in taking a cruise within the next two years, and believe that cruises provide the security comfort level to travel internationally with their kids. Given that the industry projects 27.2 million passengers worldwide in 2018, kids will indeed be everywhere.

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Author: Kyle McCarthy

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Travel Insurance For Families

Get the latest scoop on travel insurance, what it means and why it's important for your next family vacation.

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Author: Mayer Nudell

Tags : Teens

Innocents Abroad: Students Traveling Alone

For teens and college students, the freedom of their first trip or study abroad program without parents can be a rush. Empower them to stay safe by sharing this advice.

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Author: Olivia WIlliams Jones

Tags : Adventure Trip, Australia, Blogs, Hiking, Multigen, Pacific

A Journey to the Heart of Australia – the One and Only Ayers Rock (Uluru)

It was late June and my hubby and I were still undecided as to where to spend our winter holiday, but we had our hearts set on an adventure -– we just didn’t know how tremendous of an adventure it would turn out to be! Uluru, or Ayers Rock, is a magnificent masterpiece of Mother Nature, and a cherished landmark of the native Aboriginal tribes, but in the eyes of those who’ve only seen it in pictures (myself included), it’s still just a rock. Plus, we didn’t intend to visit it at all.

The land instead of the sea

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