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From Bucket List to Vision Board

Made up of images, words, and sometimes even objects, a vision board acts as a reminder of what you hope to accomplish in the months and years ahead.

Volunteer Registration

We’re always looking for extra hands and, as a remote-first company, many of our opportunities can be done right from the comfort of your own home!

A Swim at Jellyfish Lake, Palau

Imagine a tropical island paradise. Lush greenery paints the hillsides, turquoise waters lap at the shore, and a hidden lake shimmers in the heart of it all. But this lake isn’t your average swimming hole…

Virtual Tour Guide

Virtual Tour Guide

Help us build a library of on-demand tours just for kids, making it easier for families to travel.

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Travelnitch Storyteller

Develop family-centric travel content to engage kids in fun and innovative ways.

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Children’s Book Reviewer

Recommend new titles for families through entertaining & informative reviews.

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Digital Content Intern

Learn and grow in a nonprofit (virtual) environment through hands-on experience.

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Cyprus: Adventures by the Sea

I was really excited about my school’s trip to Cyprus, a small island nation lying in the middle of the Mediterranean Sea. I couldn’t wait to explore the beautiful beaches and forests; but I’ll admit, I felt a bit nervous…

Bedtime Stories for Young Explorers

Bedtime Stories for Young Explorers is a compilation of short travel stories was written and illustrated by rising young creatives.

Homeschooling at the Children’s Museum

Chloe homeschools her two daughters, Athena and Olivia. She wants them to explore and learn through travel as much as possible. An excursions grant from Travelnitch helped make that possible with a visit to the Gilbert house Children’s Museum in Salem, Oregon.

Best Travel Photography Tools

Best Travel Photography Tools

A camera is a big investment, but it’s also an important one if you’re an avid traveler. After all, a picture is worth a thousand words.

Friends For Life Diabetes

Friends for Life

In April of 2022, 7 year old Daphne Bowers was diagnosed with Type One diabetes. Her mom Amellia shared, “As a family, we are learning how to thrive, but it’s not without its challenges.”

Little Passports

Explore the popular travel subscription service for kids that takes you on a new adventure each month…

Become a Visual Storyteller

This fall, thanks to support from the National Endowment for the Arts, we will showcase student art in a hard-bound collection of stories for young explorers.

Glass Beach: From Trash to Treasure

Glass Beach sits adjacent to Fort Bragg in California and is known for its abundance of sea glass, remnants of a former dumping site.

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The Sea of Stars in the Maldives

Have you ever seen the ocean sparkle like a starry night sky? People from all over the world come to see the Sea of Stars, a magical phenomenon…

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What is My Carbon Footprint?

Our carbon footprint is the total amount of greenhouse gases released into the atmosphere as a result of our activities.

Hawaii—a Magical Island Adventure

The moment my parents told me we were going to Oahu Island, I wanted to pack my suitcase and hop on the plane. I was so ready for a few days relaxing on a sun-soaked beach.

The Tunnel of Love

The Tunnel of Love is a section of industrial railway in Ukraine surrounded by luscious green arches that stretch for about 2.5 miles.

Get Away with WayAway

WayAway is a brand made by travelers, for travelers. Finding the best price on your next flight is is free, but members enjoy additional perks.

Dry Tortugas National Park with kids

Dry Tortugas National Park

An excursions grant from Travelnitch gave Sonia the chance to spend time with her son, exploring Dry Tortugas National Park.

Sumo Joe

This year, in honor of Multicultural Children’s Book Day, we are reviewing Sumo Joe, written by Mia Wenjen and illustrated by Nat Iwata.

Holiday Lights

This holiday season is the perfect time to spend quality time exploring together. There are so many spectacular light displays to wow even the toughest critic.

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Canyonlands & the Arches

An excursions grant from Travelnitch gave Nan the chance to spend time with her daughter Veruca, exploring Canyonlands National Park.

Jack of the Lantern

Jack of the Lantern

While our minds instantly conjure up images of a glowing pumpkin when someone mentions the words Jack O’Lantern, you may be surprised by the origins of this old Irish tradition.

The Landmark Kids

The Landmark Kids

The Landmark Kids weaves geography and culture into an engaging storyline that casts YOUR kid in the lead role!

Doyli to the Rescue

Join 10-year-old Doyli as she sets out to rescue orphaned monkeys from her island home in the Amazon…

Feeling Lucky? Pay it Forward

Travel is viewed as a luxury, but should it be? Many families dream of having something “extra” to take their little ones on that…

Story Of The Mongolian Tent House

Story of the Mongolian Tent House

A wise man teaches his seven sons how to build a Mongolian tent house (called a ger), using nature as his model.

Travel Insurance Master

Searching for the best travel insurance for your next family vacation? Compare plans side-by-side to find the right fit for you.

The Ryan Family Road Trip

See how the Ryan family made the most of their time together exploring South Dakota.

Doyli to the Rescue

Join 10-year-old Doyli as she sets out to rescue orphaned monkeys from her island home in the Peruvian Amazon.

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Finding Common Ground in Ukraine

Fifteen years ago I was living and working as a Peace Corps Volunteer, assigned to a small village in western Ukraine. At the time I saw it as an adventure⁠—an opportunity to travel the world and…

Finding Beauty in Our Diversity

In honor of Multicultural Children’s Book Day, we are sharing Lena and the Burning of Greenwood, the first title from our Beauty in Diversity collection—stories sharing the rich (and sometimes tragic) cultural heritage of our world.

Top 10 Wins

Thanks to your generosity we have many accomplishments to celebrate. See how YOU helped us achieve our mission in 2021!

SERRV up a Meaningful Holiday

SERRV up a More Meaningful Holiday for your kids and rekindle the magic that makes this season truly special…

Strangeworlds Travel Agency

A fantastical series written for young adults, Strangeworlds Travel Agency is enough to get anyone excited about travel.

Rock House Reservation (MA)

Every trail has a story to tell. Rock House Reservation in West Brookfield, Massachusetts is an open-air cave surrounded by a beautiful combination of natural wonder and centuries of human history.

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The Storyteller’s Cottage

One of my favorite forms of virtual travel is curling up with a good book. Every page offers an escape from reality and a chance to visit someplace new and exciting.

Think Outside Boxes

Think Outside (the Box)

Think Outside boxes are filled with gear, games, and activities to encourage exploration and develop an appreciation for the outside world!

Introducing Postcard Pals

Follow Trek as he travels around the world in search of adventure. You’ll receive a (real) postcard from Trek with a link to his top-secret travel blog.

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Welcome Madison!

We are thrilled to introduce the newest member of our team, Madison Stuerman…

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