Counting down the best-read family vacation reports of 2018.
By Maryann Jones Thompson
Witnessing the calving of a glacier… Clapping at your daughter’s first backstrokes… Standing off with a bull elephant… Waiting 10 hours at LAX for your delayed flight to take off… Begging your son to put down his iPhone…
The highs! The lows! The stretches of fun in between. Over the past three years, ROAM is proud to have published more than 100 reports of real family vacations, written by the parents who planned, paid for and shared the adventures with their kids.
What were the most popular ROAM Reports of 2018? Read on for a countdown of our top 25 best-read family vacations and maybe you’ll find your next family adventure!
ROAM’s 25 Most Popular Vacations of 2018
A reunion of 8-year-old BFFs in Tokyo & Kyoto creates a family of Japanophiles.
Celebrate with a swim in the Pacific AND the Caribbean.
An Alpine Noel delivers on sparkle, not snowpack.
You don’t have to be religious to appreciate this amazing country.
Here’s how to have an unforgettable family adventure.
The tiny island town off the coast of Sicily turns down-on-Italy cynics into believers.
Canada’s West offers biking, surfing, dining, tidepooling and more.
Find more than the Big 5 in Sabi Sand without losing your shirt.
It might be the best season for a walkabout Down Under.
Snowshoe, ski, and drive through Alaska’s backcountry.
White sand, jungle and Mayan ruins, Belize has it all.
Even a room-without-a-view leads to the perfect multigenerational vacation.
How to see Earth’s natural spectacle without breaking the bank.
Celebrating our anniversary on the Amalfi Coast where it all began.
A winter getaway offers all of the glory but none of the crowds.
A week of Hawaii highlights for a San Francisco family.
Enjoy a funky getaway to the Hudson River hippie hamlet.
Go Guadalajara and Lake Chapala for non-touristy culture and family fun.
An LA mom and daughter find new boots and new friends in Tennessee.
Counting down the five “must-dos” in New Hampshire’s wilderness.
Expansive vistas, unforgettable hiking, and once-in-a-lifetime glacial action.
It’s the best Greek Island for a family vacation.
With world-class heroes, food and art, Argentina’s capital charms kids and parents alike.
ARC’s experts make the Snake River fun, easy and delicious
Here’s a day-by-day itinerary for a family adventure in American’s first national park.