Wendy’s best tips, solutions, and ideas for family vacations—plus invaluable advice on travel logistics when you’ve got kids in tow.
Recent trip reviews from families with kids in school or college show how you can get safe, easy, delightful, international school-break trips.
Wendy traveled to Istanbul, Turkey, to see how Covid-safe can a traveler can be in a big global crossroads city.
Here's how to make friends while traveling, no matter your age or whether you speak the local language.
Wendy’s son Doug recommends family trips where teens and kids can go beyond the typical beach resorts, explore a different culture, talk to the local people, and learn what the world is really like. And most of these countries have reopened to U.S. travelers.
To provide inspiration for your own travels with your favorite grad, we’ve looked back at the coolest graduation trips our readers have taken.
Wendy’s husband, a photojournalist, shares the moments and pictures that made their family trip to Uzbekistan so memorable.
The best travel itineraries connect you with interesting local people and let you experience their world. These trips succeeded beyond expectations.
Find inspiration for the future from these anniversary trips that your fellow WOW List travelers have loved in the past.
Our readers have done the hard work for you, finding creative and rewarding holiday trips that tick all the boxes.
After three long-distance road trips during Covid, Wendy has learned a lot about choosing safe restaurants, rest stops, and accommodations.
I knew that I would love Mongolia no matter what I encountered, but it still managed to surprise me on several occasions. These are some of my favorite moments.
By the middle of the summer, this city-dwelling family needed to spend time in the outdoors. This is how they traveled safely during Covid.
Many travelers have been asking about RV trips for this summer. Are they safe? Are they worth it? What parks are even open? We answer your questions.
National and state parks are opening across America. This is what travelers need to know before heading out into nature.
If you want a self-contained getaway, an RV adventure looks like an attractive option to a lot of travelers. That’s how the Mathis family felt too, and mom Andrea recently emailed us to share the how-to and where-to details of their summer road trip.
A family with two school-age kids headed to Mexico for a break from pandemic life. They stayed at two resorts in Merida and the Riviera Maya.
A WendyPerrin.com reader and frequent traveler tells us what it was like to road trip in the national parks during Covid-19.
Family travel strategies and inspiration offered by our Trusted Travel Experts about all-ages trips during the time of Covid.
Wendy and her family had to take an essential road trip from New Jersey to Atlanta. Based on their experience, here are Wendy’s five biggest pieces of advice for road tripping during the coronavirus outbreak.
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