When was the last time you planned a family vacation and wondered how much it will cost you? Most probably lot of families tend to break their bank accounts when planning their family vacations. The average cost of a holiday today is around $1,600 to $5,000 per year according to AAA and Money Magazine. How much you decide to spend on a holiday with family is of course a very personal decision. There is much to be said about you only live once when you are trying to decide a family holiday in Hawaii or the Australian Outback. Well here are some neat facts about how much a family vacation would have cost, if you lived in the 1960′s. So before you head out on your next family trip, you might be curious to know how the costs have changed over the years.