Suzanne Rowan Kelleher

Suzanne Rowan Kelleher is the family travel contributor at Suzanne was the family vacations expert for from 2014 to 2017.

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Suzanne is a nationally recognized family travel expert and an award-winning travel writer and editor. She is a frequent broadcast media guest expert who has appeared on CNN, NBC News, ABC News, and numerous TV outlets and has been quoted extensively in print and online media, including The New York Times, Forbes, USA Today, Los Angeles Times, Chicago Tribune,, Travel Weekly, Newsday, Real Simple, and, among others.

As a freelance travel writer, Suzanne has contributed to numerous national outlets, including Travel, Travel + Leisure, NBCNews/, Good Housekeeping, Parents, Disney's, Cigar Aficionado, The Boston Globe, Parenting, and many others.

Previously, Suzanne was the co-founder and editor-in-chief of, a family vacation-planning site that won the prestigious Gold Magellan award from Travel Weekly magazine in 2009 and 2010. In addition, Suzanne was the managing editor at, a family trip-planning site.


Suzanne graduated from Cornell University with a bachelor's degree in communication arts.

Suzanne Rowan Kelleher

As a longtime travel writer and mom of three, I enjoy overseeing this resource for planning family vacations of all kinds. You'll find plenty of trip ideas, vacation deals, money-saving advice, practical tips, as well as news you can use.

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