We’ve been there: It’s tough finding family vacation ideas that will accommodate a toddler’s nap schedule and a sulky teen’s antipathy toward… everything. You kind of want to just pick a beach resort with a lazy river and a kids’ club and be done with it. (And there’s nothing wrong with that! We have some favorites.) If you’d rather go on a group adventure, consider these nine family vacation ideas—all tried and loved by intrepid clans in the Condé Nast Traveler universe—as your inspiration this year.
This gallery was originally published in July 2018. It has been updated with new information.