A New York City family finds solace in the Ohio suburbs

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The coronavirus may have grounded family travel, but it can’t take away your family time.

Facing the growing threat of coronavirus in mid-March, Brittany Baron and her husband Mike left their apartment in New York City with their three boys and took refuge at her in-laws home in Ohio.


Family Travel Radio - Guest Brittany Baron

Brittany Baron-  Co-founder of FivePax

Brittany is the co-founder of FivePax, an online travel website dedicated to supporting families of young children to enjoy educational and adventurous family travel experiences.

In addition to running FivePax, she is an education consultant specializing in early education program development and career education and coaching. Brittany lives in New York City with her husband and three young boys who love traveling the world, road tripping around the U.S., and spending weekends day-tripping around the east coast for hiking, camping, and other local outdoor adventures.

You can find Brittany at FivePax.com and @FivePax on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Pinterest!


Aaron Schlein - Director of FTA podcast - Speaker collage

Thanks to the generosity of his grandmother, Aaron Schlein traveled to four continents and a dozen countries before he was old enough to vote. Those early trips convinced him that travel is an essential part of life.

More than two decades later, Aaron remains inspired by his grandmother’s generosity. He is committed to honoring her legacy by sharing the gift of travel with his own kids—and by helping other parents do the same.

Aaron is the host of Family Travel Radio—a weekly podcast presented by The Family Travel Association.

Aaron also helps new entrepreneurs use their personal stories to build a network, expand influence, and strengthen relationships.

Aaron lives in Sacramento, California with his wife and two children (who are growing up too fast!)

Learn more at AaronSchlein.com.