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When Your Kids Don’t Want to Travel with the Family

My daughter and son-in-law and I were real lucky. We traveled for years as a family with their two adolescent daughters and never came up against this issue. In case you’re confronted with the problem, Dia Adams has written a great article for MSN.com with possible solutions for the reluctant traveler and how to approach your youngster.

Dia covers topics including understanding why, getting the kids involved in planning, creating space between siblings, and more. You might want to give her advice a look.