The Best Time To Travel With Your Kids

from Conde Nast Traveler, May 2015

Starting your kids’ wanderlust early is beneficial for everyone in your family. 

My sons still talk about the family trip we took down the Salmon River in Idaho one summer. The scenery was gorgeous and the rapids were rough—and the guide let my oldest, Zach, negotiate one wild pass alone in a rubber canoe. He was 7 at the time. His little brother Matt, then 5, paddled excitedly along with my husband. Were they too young for that adventure? Absolutely not. Continue reading