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Family Travel Radio is on the air helping families like yours discover the world of possibilities family travel has to offer. With each episode of Family Travel Radio, you’ll meet family travel experts will educate and excite you about incredible destinations, amazing experiences, and life-changing family adventures. As the name suggests, Family Travel Radio is for the whole family, so definitely tune in with the kiddos and get them excited about the world of travel. Family Travel Radio, hosted by Aaron Schlein, is the official podcast of the Family Travel Association. Visit us at FamilyTravel.org.

Family Travel Radio is on the air helping families like yours discover the world of possibilities family travel has to offer. With each episode of Family Travel Radio, you’ll meet family travel experts will educate and excite you about incredible destinations, amazing experiences, and life-changing family adventures. As the name suggests, Family Travel Radio is for the whole family, so definitely tune in with the kiddos and get them excited about the world of travel. Family Travel Radio, hosted by Aaron Schlein, is the official podcast of the Family Travel Association. Visit us at FamilyTravel.org.
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Family Travel Radio is on the air helping families like yours discover the world of possibilities family travel has to offer. With each episode of Family Travel Radio, you’ll meet family travel experts will educate and excite you about incredible destinations, amazing experiences, and life-changing family adventures. As the name suggests, Family Travel Radio is for the whole family, so definitely tune in with the kiddos and get them excited about the world of travel. Family Travel Radio, hosted by Aaron Schlein, is the official podcast of the Family Travel Association. Visit us at FamilyTravel.org.

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916-769-6168


Episodes

Affordable Outdoor Family Adventures

9/16/2019
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Affordable, adventurous family-friendly vacations full of natural beauty and outdoor activities abound in and around our national public lands. — OUR GUEST Jennifer Fontaine - Managing Editor of the Outdoor Families Magazine — Episode notes available at FamilyTravel.org/podcast/episode-45 — Discover what's possible in family vacations at FamilyTravel.org.

Duration:00:27:25

Family Cruising with Norwegian, Pt 2.

9/9/2019
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Ready to set sail? Enjoy two unique perspectives on the cruise experience on one of the most popular cruise lines for families. — RESOURCES How to Keep Kids Entertained on a Norwegian Bliss Alaskan Cruise The Best Norwegian Bliss Dining Options: Where to Spend your Specialty Dining Dollars 13 Unexpected Costs on a Norwegian Bliss Cruise Ship — OUR GUESTS Glen Rothe - Regional VP of Sales, Norwegian Cruise Line Tamara Gruber - Founder of We3Travel and co-host of Vacation...

Duration:00:17:10

Family Cruising with Norwegian, Pt 1.

9/9/2019
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Ready to set sail? Enjoy two unique perspectives on the cruise experience on one of the most popular cruise lines for families. — RESOURCES How to Keep Kids Entertained on a Norwegian Bliss Alaskan Cruise The Best Norwegian Bliss Dining Options: Where to Spend your Specialty Dining Dollars 13 Unexpected Costs on a Norwegian Bliss Cruise Ship — OUR GUESTS Glen Rothe - Regional VP of Sales, Norwegian Cruise Line Tamara Gruber - Founder of We3Travel and co-host of Vacation Mavens Tamara...

Duration:00:16:46

Creating Your Travel Legacy

9/2/2019
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Travel like your legacy depends on it (because it does!). Many years ago, Aaron Schlein’s grandmother gave him a generous gift: the gift of travel. Today, Aaron honors her legacy by sharing that gift with his own kids—and by helping other parents do the same. What will your travel legacy be? — RESOURCES Inspire a young traveler. Be a legend. What can we do to help America take more family time? #TakeFamilyTime: New hashtag, same mission — OUR GUEST Aaron Schlein - Director, Family...

Duration:00:20:08

Seen by 100 million people (bonus episode!)

8/29/2019
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Imagine starring in a promotional video for a product you created, and that video gets over 100 million views. It’s bound to have an impact on your life. That’s exactly what happened to Piggyback Rider co-creator Bryan Lifshitz. In this bonus episode, Bryan discusses the rise of the Piggyback Rider and what it's like being the face of such a viral product. — Episode notes available at familytravel.org/podcast/episode-42 — Discover what's possible in family vacations at FamilyTravel.org.

Duration:00:19:35

Families Traveling by Piggyback

8/26/2019
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One innovative product is helping families travel further, climb higher, and explore longer—all while smiling ear-to-ear. Aaron Schlein chats with the co-creator of the Piggyback Rider, a product that helps young children and children with special needs experience more of the world than ever before. — OUR GUEST Bryan Lifshitz - Co-creator of the Piggyback Rider Bryan’s professional profile reads: Visual Communicator, Marketer, Entrepreneur, Innovator, Brand Pusher and Creative for...

Duration:00:35:06

Affection for Planning Disney Vacations

8/19/2019
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A genuine affection for Disney inspired Kim Anwar to help families make their own magical memories. Endless adventures lie beyond the horizon. — RESOURCES New Attractions from Disney in 2019Just how much does a Disney World vacation cost?Contact Magic Family Getaways — OUR GUEST Kim Anwar - Founder of Magic Family Getaways — Episode notes available at FamilyTravel.org/Radio — Discover all the family vacation possibilities at FamilyTravel.org.

Duration:00:31:27

Honorable Mentions: Best National Parks for Families

8/12/2019
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Bonus episode! Here are Shellie Bailey-Shah's three honorable mentions for the best National Parks for families. Badlands National ParkMesa Verde National ParkNatural Bridges National Monument — OUR GUEST Shellie Bailey-Shah - Editor of KidTripster — Episode notes available at FamilyTravel.org/Radio — Discover what's possible in family vacations at FamilyTravel.org.

Duration:00:05:20

Best National Parks for Families

8/12/2019
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When it comes to bang for your family vacation buck, U.S. National Parks are tough to beat. In this episode, we dive deep into five of the best National Parks for families. — RESOURCES Here are Shellie’s top five National Parks for families ranked by distance from Aaron’s hometown of Sacramento, CA. Click the links for KidTripster’s guide to each park. Zion National Park(702 miles) Olympic National Park(741 miles) Yellowstone National Park(899 miles) Glacier National Park(1,028 miles)...

Duration:00:36:42

Why Family Vacations Matter

8/5/2019
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There’s just something incredible about family vacations. Family Travel Radio is excited to announce the launch of #FamilyVacationsMatter, an advocacy campaign that highlights the importance of traveling as a family. #FamilyVacationsMatter also raises awareness about the alarming trend of American parents not using all their vacation days. — RESOURCES Follow and use the hashtag #FamilyVacationsMatter: on Instagramon Twitteron Facebook Join the Family Vacations Matter conversation on...

Duration:00:31:34

Waving the Family Travel Banner

7/29/2019
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Ready for a little slice of history? This episode features the first conversation ever between Family Travel Association founder Rainer Jenss and podcast host Aaron Schlein. It was this very conversation that ultimately led to the creation of Family Travel Radio, which launched just a few months later. Aaron’s interview with Rainer originally aired on a May 2018 episode of Dramatic Travels. — Episode notes available at FamilyTravel.org/Radio — Discover what's possible in family...

Duration:01:03:59

Kids are a trip!

7/22/2019
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This week's episode features Kirsten Maxwell from Kids are a Trip in an interview from September 2018. ​Kirsten is the owner of Kids Are A Trip, a travel website inspiring families to explore the world with their children. After traveling with her family for 15 years, she has learned to find those off-the-beaten path experiences while still finding time to explore the popular attractions. — Step into the vault! For the month of July, we'll be featuring archived interviews from Dramatic...

Duration:00:33:35

Meaningful Family Vacations

7/15/2019
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This week's episode features Patricia Monahan from Our Whole Village in an interview from June 2018. Patricia is a mom, an adventurer, and the founder of Our Whole Village—a travel company that curates meaningful family adventures. Our Whole Village offers trips that connect families with culturally-immersive experiences that give back. Download Patricia's free guide to the best meaningful family vacations by age at https://ourwholevillage.lpages.co/opt-best-destinations-age/ — Step...

Duration:00:41:42

Taking Your Kids Outside Their Comfort Zone

7/8/2019
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This week's episode features Caz Makepeace from ytravelblog.com in an interview from May 2018. Caz is an entrepreneur, writer, traveler, and co-founder of ytravelblog.com, a media platform that helps people travel more and create better memories. Caz offers a training, 30 Days to Money Mindfulness. Visit carolinemakepeace.com/program. — Step into the vault! For the month of July, we'll be featuring archived interviews from Dramatic Travels—the podcast that spawned Family Travel...

Duration:00:43:43

Seeing the World Again Through a Child's Eyes

7/1/2019
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Step into the vault! For the month of July, we'll be featuring archived interviews from Dramatic Travels—the podcast that spawned Family Travel Radio. This week's episode features Johnny Jet from JohnnyJet.com in an interview from February 2018. — John DiScala (aka Johnny Jet) is the founder of JohnnyJet.com, where he shares travel deals and tips—everything from finding cheap flights to maximizing your credit card points. — Discover what's possible in family vacations at...

Duration:00:33:39

Living Proof that Families Can Travel Better, Longer, & More Often

6/24/2019
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Head into summer with some travel hacking tips from one of the best in the business. — RESOURCES • Extended interview with Travis Sherry • Extra Pack of Peanuts Travel Podcast • Find your travel Sweet Spot at ExtraPackOfPeanuts.com • Jetto (Travis’ cheap flight finding app) — OUR GUEST Travis Sherry - Founder of Extra Pack of Peanuts — Episode notes available at FamilyTravel.org/Radio — Discover what's possible in family vacations at FamilyTravel.org.

Duration:00:15:00

Family Vacations for Intrepid Travelers

6/17/2019
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Taking your kids to off-the-beaten-path destinations is absolutely possible and delivers an opportunity for shared adventure and growth. Discover what separates intrepid family adventures from other types of vacations. — RESOURCES • ROAM The Journal of Real Family Adventure: 50 unique vacations road-tested by real families (Maryann’s book) • ROAM Family Travel website • You can contribute to ROAM! Email Maryann at maryann@roamfamilytravel.com — OUR GUEST Maryann Jones Thompson -...

Duration:00:30:11

You Can Take Your Kids Everywhere!

6/10/2019
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Eric Stoen is just your typical dad—who happens to have traveled to all seven continents with his kids. Tune in and learn how you can take YOUR kids everywhere! — GUEST: Eric Stoen - Travel writer and founder of Travel Babbo — RESOURCES • The Amazon Rainforest with Kids: A Magical (Unplugged) Expedition • Why South America Should Be Your Next Vacation Destination • Kid-friendly adventures in Greenland • Where Else Can You Go for the Cost of a Disneyland Vacation? • Ebags packing...

Duration:00:33:14

Family Adventure Planning in the Real World

6/3/2019
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Family adventures await! Having a trusted travel advisor in your corner makes it easier to step outside your comfort zone. — GUEST #1: Jennifer Shanks - Founder of Family Adventures Await GUEST #2: Emily Greenstein - Real life family adventurer — CHECK THIS OUT! You can help make Family Travel Radio the best it can be by taking a brief survey at AaronSchlein.com/Survey. To show his gratitude, Aaron will send a personal thank you video to each listener who takes the survey! — Episode...

Duration:00:27:06

Looking good at 30?

5/29/2019
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Take the listener survey: https://aaronschlein.com/survey

Duration:00:03:00