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Rainer Jenss

 

 

Rainer Jenss is an authority on family travel, acting as a special correspondent for National Geographic’s Intelligent Traveler, family travel correspondent for AFAR.com, and founder and director of Scholastic’s Smart Family Travel.
 

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by Rainer Jenss
If your child loves animals, they'll go wild for these vacation picks that'll let them get close and personal with the critters.
by Rainer Jenss
We share our favorite spots where kids can dive into the wonders of nature. Plus, safety tips you need to know before you hit the trails.
by Christina Vercelletto, Rainer Jenss
The combo of fresh air, active days, and Old West atmosphere appeals to preschoolers and baby boomers alike.
by Christina Vercelletto, Rainer Jenss
A train ride is cool enough, but when you tell your kid he gets to sleep in a bunk, eat in a dining car, and do it all with his grandparents, you’re guaranteed...
by Christina Vercelletto, Rainer Jenss
If the main goal of your trip is letting Gram and Papa spend low-key time with your kids, renting a multi-bedroom home is the way to do it.
by Rainer Jenss, Christina Vercelletto
On these cool cruises for families, kids get teachable moments through fun onboard educational programs.
by Rainer Jenss
You can still plan a great family vacation for a school break. Discover five under-the-radar places to visit, plus hotel and booking tips!
by Rainer Jenss
These routes will keep the whole family entertained -- and amazed!
by Rainer Jenss
RVs are designed with safety and convenience in mind. Here’s what you need to know before you go.
by Rainer Jenss
Jaw-dropping landscapes await around every bend on the highway between LA and San Francisco on the legendary byway known as U.S. 1.

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