Fun ways to enjoy family travel
Have you started planning your next family break?
Travelling with the family holiday is often restricted to school holidays however there’s nothing stopping you from booking your family holiday at any point in the year.
It’s important that there is something for everyone to get involved in. You can get the children involved in thrilling activities and have more peaceful amenities for the adults. There are plenty of great destinations around the world the whole family can enjoy;
California is a great destination for the family too. It’s filled with popular and thrilling theme parks such as six flags. Here you can find one of the largest and fastest rollercoasters in the world, you might only want to go here if you are brave enough.
You could enjoy surfing on Orange County’s beautiful beaches. Huntington Beach is recognised for hosting surfing events. Orange County’s legend surfer Corky Carroll said “Orange County is the cultural centre of the surf world and Huntington Beach is like the heartbeat”.
There are plenty of national parks based in California too. Yellowstone is the world’s first national park filled with wildlife activities, waterfalls and is popular for camping. There are a variety of activities the family can enjoy such as; watching its beautiful waterfalls, tours, hiking, snowboarding, skiing, fly-fishing and dining.
Theme parks here are BIG, BIG, BIG. All ages will definitely find something to keep them entertained here. Number one place of interest is Universal Studios which is part of Universal Orlando® Resort. It’s so much more than a theme park; it’s an entire universe that will give you an action-packed visit, with thrills that will last till the end of your holiday. Stephen Spielberg once said “Universal Studios will give people the chance to discover their own hero, this gives you an idea of what to expect!”
You could also bring the family to Disney’s Animal Kingdom. The easiest way to discover the magic here is with a Fast-Pass which will get you quickly into the main areas. You will hear great reviews on the Kilimanjaro Safari; if you’re lucky enough to get here early the animals are usually a bit more active. It’s been known for Giraffes putting their heads right into the vehicles.
Looking for a break when summer is over? Costa Rica is recognised as a tropical paradise, this is a great destination to enjoy a holiday getaway from the winter falls – known to be the happiest destinations around the world and perfect for families that are searching for variety on their holiday.
It’s filled with wildlife adventures into one package; there’s something for everyone to enjoy. Parents can enjoy canopy for sloths, monkeys and macaws and children can rummage at ground level for poison-arrow frogs and other bizarre mini beasts. Activities to be involved in are; zip lining and river-rafting for thrill seeking families.
Looking for that all-round family holiday destination? Then the Canary Islands are the perfect place for you. It’s complete with many beaches, theme parks and sunshine. In Tenerife you’ll find people flocking to Loro Park to see the various tropical birds and to the Zoo Monkey Park as part of their daily excursions, which is a great day out. There’s a plenty more to do too, from beaches, shopping and sightseeing.
Wherever you decide to go, let us know what you’re thinking and we can help narrow your search!