May 19, 2014. Hey parents, would you let your children go on vacation alone?. "Recently, I was going on a holiday camp in Dorset while my parents were on holiday in Norfolk," 11-year-old Rosalie Atkins explained in an editorial. My mom freaked out when I went to Key West on a solo vacation at 26 years old. lol!! Parents lose out on six weeks of vital sleep in a single…