Print Icon
Family Travel Association
Week of February 4, 2019


2019 Summit Registration Launches

Registration for the FTA's 5th Annual Summit is now open.  Come learn, network and enjoy the majesty of Custer State Park, including a closing reception and FTA Honors dinner at the foot of Mt. Rushmore. Read more.

New York Times Travel Show a Major Success

Association members and leaders carried the FTA banner in force at the New York Times Travel Show, Jan. 25-27. Read more.

FTA/Dude Ranchers' Association Partnership Deepens and Broadens

The FTA's Nancy Schretter and Sally Black presented before more than 100 DRA members at their annual conference this January. Read more.


G Adventures Seeks Travel Agent Change Makers

The Change Makers Challenge invites travel agents to rediscover their purpose and motivation for selling travel and measures lives changed through travelers booked. Read more

Recommend Magazine and the FTA to host March 28 Family Travel Webinar

A panel of FTA family travel experts will join Recommend to discuss the results of a recently completed Family Travel Trends agent surveyRead more

New York State Tourism Takes Families on Virtual Road Trip with Family Travel Radio

Aaron Schlein was live on stage at the N.Y. Times Travel Show with Ross Levi, Empire State Development's Division of Tourism, Executive Director & Vice President. Read more


Advice on Surviving Jet Lag with Babies

Managing jet lag in babies is all about a little planning, managing expectations, and a lot of flexibility! Read more

Why Skip-Gen Vacations are Trending

Today's grandparents are a far cry from the stay-at-home, cookie-baking, sweater-knitting seniors we once knew them to be. Read more

Kids Fly Free on Frontier

Families enrolled in the airline’s Discount Den -- $60 annual fee -- gain access to to the airline’s lowest available fares and the kids fly free program. Read more

ShareFTAFTA Is Social - Share With Us

We’re active on social media. Join us on Facebook (/familytravelassociation), Instagram (@ftadiscoveries) and Twitter (@FamilyTravAssoc), and share about #familytravel!

Visit our newsletter archive for past issues.