Family Travel Can Change the World for Minority and Mixed Race Kids

Updated: Jan 15

Our stories of adventure don't appear in mainstream travel platforms, and we don't see faces like ours abroad. My family and I travel the world in spite of — and because of — that.



The travel industry has long ignored people of color. I’ve read enough mainstream travel publications to know that our stories of adventure are missing and I’ve traveled the world enough to know that this has an effect. On 95 percent of our family holidays, I won’t encounter faces like mine. But I believe in travel. I believe that by exploring