As your vacation planning for 2017 begins in earnest, we thought it would be helpful to reach out to other family travel experts and ask their opinions on the best family vacation destinations. The responses cover the globe, from extremely popular Cuba to exotic Jordan and our neighbor to the north, Canada. These suggestions come from the experts, family travel writers who travel with their families for a living. Everyone has visited these destinations with their families and they are sharing the best family vacation destinations for 2017 to help you with your planning!
A number of months ago an opportunity came across my desk to take a trip to the Dominican Republic. It was a cruise with a new company, Fathom. What intrigued me about Fathom, and the trip, was the fact they focus on impact travel, or travel with a purpose. An underlying reason for much of our family travel has been about educating our children, learning about other cultures, and exposing them to life outside our “bubble”. I thought Fathom would give us these things as well as an opportunity to make a difference in the lives of others, and I am happy to report, it did that and much more.
There are so many things to do with kids in Puerto Rico, it is the perfect destination for families. Easy to reach from the United States, no passport necessary, beautiful beaches, delicious food, a rich history, and friendly people, make this tropical island a popular destination. Families will not be disappointed booking a vacation to Puerto Rico because it offers something for everyone.
This post brought to you by Puerto Rico, The All-Star Island. The content and opinions expressed below are that of Kids Are A Trip. If you have any question as to why the All-Star Island of Puerto Rico needs to be your next Caribbean vacation destination, I have 10 fabulous reasons that will have you booking your trip in no time! As my readers are aware, our family just returned from a week long vacation to Puerto Rico, where we spent time with family, toured some of the island’s natural wonders, and enjoyed delicious local cuisine. Without further ado, here is why you need to plan your visit to Puerto Rico!
Surprise Vacation to Puerto Rico What would your kids do if you woke them up one morning and said, “Surprise! We’re going on vacation!”? We were not expecting the excitement we received when we snuck into their rooms early last Friday morning and told them they would not be going to school, but were headed on vacation instead. The oldest was almost too stunned to believe his luck, the middle one did a little happy dance, and the youngest started jumping up and down, chanting, “Vacation, vacation”, over and over again. They were obviously a bit excited.