Privacy Policy

We use Ezoic to provide personalization and analytic services on this website, as such Ezoic's privacy policy is in effect and can be reviewed here.


At The Family Vacation Guide, we take your privacy seriously and strive to protect any personal information you provide to us. In this privacy policy, we will explain what data we collect from you and how we use it.


When you leave a comment on our website, we collect the data you provide in the comment form, as well as your IP address and browser user agent string to help us detect and prevent spam. We may also use an anonymized hash of your email address to check if you have a Gravatar account and display your profile picture if you do.


If you upload images to our website, please be aware that they may contain embedded location data that can be downloaded and extracted by other users.


We may also use cookies to improve your browsing experience. If you leave a comment, you may opt-in to saving your name, email address, and website in cookies. These cookies will last for one year, and will be deleted automatically afterwards. When you log in, we may set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. These cookies last for different periods of time depending on their function.


Articles on our website may contain embedded content from other websites. This embedded content behaves in the same way as if you visited the other website, and may collect data about you, use cookies, and monitor your interaction with the content.


We do not share your personal data with any third parties, except in the case of a password reset request, where your IP address may be included in the reset email.


If you leave a comment on our website, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue. For users that register on our website, we store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username).


If you have an account on our website or have left comments, you have the right to request a copy of the personal data we hold about you or request that we delete any personal data we hold about you. Please note that we may be obliged to keep some data for administrative, legal, or security purposes.


We use Google Analytics to analyze the use of our website. Google Analytics gathers information about website use by means of cookies. The information gathered relating to our website is used to create reports about the use of our website. Google's privacy policy is available at:



We have partnered with Ezoic to provide Advertisements on our Website. You can view the Ezoic Privacy Policy on their website.  

For more information about this type of online advertising, about cookies, and about how to turn this feature off, please visit this link.



This Site is affiliated with CMI Marketing, Inc., d/b/a Raptive (“Raptive”) for the purposes of placing advertising on the Site, and Raptive will collect and use certain data for advertising purposes. To learn more about Raptive’s data usage, click here:


Finally, please be aware that visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service. If you have any concerns or questions about our privacy policy, please do not hesitate to contact us at [email protected].