Are you thinking about planning a family vacation? It may not be as easy to arrange as you thought. Trying to find a destination which is ideal for both parents and kids can be a real challenge and selecting a vacation spot can end up causing arguments and friction.
With this in mind, we’ve thought hard about the best places to go with the children in tow so that everyone can enjoy a fantastic break.
Italy has long been a popular family spot, but for an Italian break where you can really get away from it all and enjoy some quality time together, head to the south of the country – the Puglia region. The Salento peninsula is a stunning destination, with pristine beaches and seaside towns that offer family friendly entertainment, all with a laidback lifestyle.
If you love the idea of a French vacation but without the burning hot sunshine of the Riviera, why not head to the north of the country – the glorious region of Brittany? It’s the ultimate choice for a classic seaside break with charming resorts and campsites that are perfect for children.
Little ones will love to explore the remote coves and the winding stress of old St Malo while older children will love the watersports available from the beaches and parents will enjoy sampling the delicious local seafood and cider.
We all know Florida is the perfect family destination thanks to its many theme parks and attractions, but even if you don’t head to Orlando, there is still a lot in the Sunshine State for old and young alike to enjoy.
Take a drive on the Daytona beach or learn about rockets and shuttles at the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex. The Everglades are a must-visit to get up close to the natural wildlife while the Crystal River is an ideal spot to discover the wonder of swimming with manatees.
If you’re looking for a beach vacation with something more to offer every member of the family, it’s hard to beat Bali. The fascinating Hindu culture is paired with stunning tropical landscapes for a truly spectacular vacation spot, and there’s plenty to keep adults and kids alike fully occupied.
Discover shadow puppet shows or explore Ubud’s monkey forest. Why not go dolphin watching off the north shore or swim in a waterfall at Gitgit? It’ll be a break to remember.
Do you want to experience a kid-friendly city break? Then look no further than Toronto. You’ll find plenty to do here with attractions that suit every member of the family from the oldest to youngest. Ascend the CN Tower and visit the Royal Ontario Museum where you can discover dinosaur bones.
Adults will love browsing the Kensington Market and Chinatown, while everyone is sure to love a trip out to the Niagara Falls nearby.
Discover these great family vacation destinations and have some fun time together on your next trip!