The Family Abaord - a family travel blog featuring travel guides, itineraries, packing lists and more.

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Travelling with kids made smooth and easy

The Family Aboard is a family travel blog featuring useful tips and guides for travelling with kids, packing checklists, travel essentials, itineraries for family-friendly destinations, and so much more.

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Here are some of the most recent posts on The Family Aboard blog.

The BEST Douro River Cruise: 5 Amazing Options for Families

Planning a family trip to Potugal and looking to add a Douro River cruise to your itinerary? Here are the 5 best options for families!

Where to Stay in London with Kids: The Ultimate Guide

Wondering where to stay in London with kids? Discover the 10 best hotels in London for families and best areas.

The 5 Best Wagons for Kids: Simplifying Family Travel

Wagons for Kids – Looking for the best wagon for kids for your family adventures? Discover our 4 top picks to simplify family travel.

Princess Suitcase: 4 Fun Options Your Kids Will Love

Looking for the cutest princess suitcase for your kids? We handpicked the 4 cutest and most fun ones for you!

10 Best Family Beaches in Italy: Special Spots for Family Fun

Looking for a fun (and stunning) Italian beach escape? Discover the 10 most fun and beautiful family beaches in Italy.

Disney Springs Map

Download a PDF version of the Disney Springs map and discover what family-friendly attractions each section features.

10 Fun and Easy Day Trips from London by Train

10 day trips from London by train – from seaside towns to medieval castles, discover the cities near London worth visiting.

The Family Aboard - Travel Blog. Two kids in front of the Louvre in Paris (travelling with kids in Paris)
The Family Aboard - Travel Blog. Two kids in front of the Louvre in Paris (travelling with kids in Paris)

Hello There

We are The Family Aboard: Sophie, Papa, Raphaëlle and Félix. We LOVE spending time together and making precious memories. It’s even better when we do it all while exploring the world together. With this family travel blog, we want to help other families plan their family trips – big or small – by sharing all our tested tips and experiences. We want to inspire you to travel the world with your kids and have fun as a family. Trust us, travelling with kids can be SIMPLE, SMOOTH and EASY !

Hello there

We are The Family Aboard: Sophie, Papa, Raphaëlle and Félix. We LOVE spending time together and making precious memories. It’s even better when we do it all while exploring the world together. With this website, we want to help other families plan their family trips – big or small – by sharing all our tips and experiences. We want to inspire you to travel the world with your kids and have fun as a family. Trust us, traveling with kids can be SMOOTH and EASY !

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Plan your next family trip

Destinations

discover family-friendly destinations

travel essentials

discover our musts

Cascais with kids - amazing family destination with kids in Portugal