January is typically the time of year we begin planning vacations in earnest, asking friends and families for recommendations or planning a return trip to our favorite destination. For those of us that live in colder climates, we tend to look for destinations that offer beaches and ample sunshine. Here are some of our favorite warm weather destinations that need to be on your radar for a wonderful getaway!
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 month I am sharing with you my April Travel Round Up. April was a busy month with multiple trips, a ton of deadlines, a memorial for my grandmother, and a horrible head cold. This post includes articles I wrote (or shared) on other websites that you might have missed. This past month has been a whirlwind of activity and unfortunately my immune system suffered for it. So without further ado, here are some of the posts you may have missed:
Experts in the travel industry are making major efforts to create more eco-friendly destinations and encourage travelers to join their best practices for helping the environment. We have reached out to other writers to find some unique eco-friendly destinations that hopefully inspire you to travel responsibly and seek out eco-friendly hotels, attractions, and adventures on your next family vacation.
10 Favorite Spring Break Destinations for Families When you aren’t planning on traveling for spring break, you have plenty of time to sit in your warm living room, look outside at the snow and dream of all the places you would love to visit this time of year. Growing up I lived in Phoenix, so our family often planned beach escapes in the summer (spring was too nice in Arizona to leave). During our early married years, we lived in San Diego (near the beach), so we dreamed of exotic spring destinations such as Europe. After we moved to Chicago, we could only dream about escaping the cold weather all winter long. My husband would love to go on a ski vacation, but every spring… [Read More]
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!
Beach Vacation Essentials by kidsareatrip What to Pack for A Beach Vacation After our recent trip to Puerto Rico, I learned a few tips and tricks for what to pack for a beach vacation. Of course you will want to pack your travel essentials, but you will also want to have your essentials for hitting the sand. Here’s a few of our favorites and a printable beach checklist too.
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.