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1. International travel is too expensive

travel myths

2. You need a lot of time to plan an international trip

3. You need to be fluent in the language of the country you’re visiting

machu picchu

4. My child is just too young to appreciate it

  • Choose the right destination — shorter, direct flights to destinations like Canada, Mexico or the Caribbean are easier with younger children and get them accustomed to international travel and time differences at a manageable rate. The closer you are to home the easier it is to purchase a return ticket in case of emergency.
  • Bring the right gear, but don’t overpack — many hotels offer cribs, toys, pack-n-plays, baby bottles and even baby food.
  • Consider a family friendly cruise — waves and ocean breezes will have the whole family sleeping like babies. Plus, the child care centers give parents plenty of free time.
  • Consider a luxury villa rental — the concierge can stock the fridge with food before arrival and even pick up diapers, baby wipes and formula.
  • Book hotels that are child and family-friendly

5. If my child gets sick in a foreign country, we’re stuck

sick child abroad

6. Vacations have to be all about the kids

family vacation myths

7. Kids think art and culture are boring

international family vacation

8. My kids won’t be able to eat anything

picky eaters

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