Our Cruises & Vacations


About R Family Vacations:

There are many ways to define a family, and R Family Vacations celebrates them all. On R Family Vacations, everyone is welcome: men and women, LGBT or straight, and family & friends of all ages. R Family Vacations always offer signature Kids Programming for those families with children, but it's not only about the kids. You don't have to have children to enjoy these trips. Everyone is welcome!

About R Family Adult Vacations:

Many of our guests do not have children. And for those who do, sometimes you want to get away with your adult friends. R Family Adult Vacations are designed with this in mind. R Family Adult Vacations do not provide Kids Programming. But every child is unique, and these trips may be perfect for you and your teen or young adult children. The choice is yours.



July 8-15, 2022

Join “r” group in summer 2022 aboard the spectacular Celebrity Solstice.  Everyone is welcome, including the entire LGBT community and their friends.  We begin our journey in Seattle and cool off this summer by visiting some of the most scenic Alaskan highlights, topping it off with an evening in beautiful Victoria, B.C.  Each night, we’ll dine together and swap stories of our daily adventures.  Plus, we’ll offer exclusive entertainment, LGBT hosted dinners and events, NYC piano bars and comedy shows.

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OUT in Ireland!

October 9-19, 2022

Ready for Ireland?

Join R Family Vacations on our first ever trip to beautiful Ireland! Our vacation is a customized private tour “just for us”.

Get ready to eat some delicious food, sample some Irish beer and Whisky, and explore this gorgeous country with some of your new best friends.



February 25 - March 7, 2023

Get ready for a trip of a lifetime. Join us in 2023 in beautiful Thailand.

We are thrilled to offer this exclusive tour to the entire LGBT community and their friends.


Brilliant Bordeaux! aboard Uniworld's S.S. Bon Voyage

The ENTIRE ship...Just For US!!

May 14-21, 2023

Pack your bags and get ready to uncover the proud legacy and heritage of Southwest France!  Hosted by LGBT travel veterans Gregg Kaminsky and Kelli Carpenter, this fully chartered LGBT cruise will offer fun, friendship and fantastic food!    Stay tuned for details on an exciting pre-cruise weekend in Paris.


R Family Vacations 20th Anniversary Cruise
aboard the Wonder of the Seas

July 16-23, 2023

Pack your bags, grab the kids (if you have them) and get ready for the ultimate summer vacation aboard the BIGGEST ship in the world!   Join us as we celebrate our 20th summer together on Royal Caribbean’s brand-new Wonder of the Seas. As always, EVERYONE IS WELCOME! 


OUT in Israel!

October 18-27, 2023

Get ready for the trip of a lifetime!

Join your hosts Gregg & Kelli, with R Family Vacations on our first ever trip to beautiful Israel! We will sample Israel's incredible culture, food & wine, while discovering the fascinating history of the Holy Land! Experience with us the stunning landscapes and natural wonders that only Israel and Jordan can offer.