Eileen Ogintz

Award-winning author Eileen Ogintz is a leading national family travel expert whose syndicated column Taking the Kids is the most widely distributed column in the country on family travel. She has also created www.TakingtheKids.com which helps families to make the most of their vacations together.

Ogintz is the author of more than a dozen family travel books, the most recent, the series of Kid's Guides to Boston, NYC, Orlando, and Washington, DC from Globe Pequot Press that are available in bookstores and online.

Ogintz contributes regular segments to foxnews.com and often consults on family travel issues. Ogintz is often quoted in major publications such as USA Today, the Wall Street Journal, the New York Times as well as parenting and women's magazines on family travel. She has appeared on dozens of local and television programs talking about family travel and often speaks at conferences about the best ways to market to 21st century families.

The complete kid's travel companion

The Kid's Guides

These pocket-sized guides are for kids ages 6-12 and chock full of tips from kids in the know on where to go, where to eat, what to see and where to get the best souvenirs. Fun facts, games and quizzes offer entertainment for the whole family - whether exploring a new city while on vacation or having an adventure in their own backyard.


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