6 Best Family Vacation Destinations
The holiday season is fast approaching and there are plentiful options for your family to enjoy an ideal vacation. Here are some of the best.
1. Paris, France
The world famous city of lights should be at the top of any holiday list. Often said to be the most beautiful city in the world, Paris is a sight to behold during winter. From the stunning tours of the Eiffel tower to warming up in one of the hundred cafés around the city, there are countless options in store for the whole family. Paris is also known to have some of the best restaurants in the world, so a night of fine dining is something the family will not forget soon.
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2. Goa, India
If the cold is what you’re trying to escape during these holidays, then why not try something different? Goa, the small state on India’s western coast, is an exotic tourist destination to be. Its world class beaches and resorts are the perfect getaway destinations for holidays and the number of water sports and activities offered here will be a fun blast for the entire family. Goa is a perfect vacation destination for those looking for clean, less expensive family fun.
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3. Washington DC, USA
Family vacations are the times when you can give some of the best education to your kids. For that, Washington DC, the nation’s capital is a gem to visit. The Smithsonian museum complex is one of the most interesting and exciting museums in the country. The air and space museum is a dream come true for kids since it is every child’s dream to be amidst planes belonging to the World War II. From official relics to objects from the moon, there are countless things to discover, educate and enlighten. Be sure to check out the International Spy Museum that has interactive spy missions and detailed histories of the world’s secret operations.
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4. New York City, USA
The Big Apple is a treasure of activity and fun for the whole family. NYC is a giant hub of energy and enthusiasm and looks stunningly beautiful in the winter. Take the family ice skating in the Rockefeller Center's famous ice skating rink or ride to the top of the Empire State Building for the best view of the city. If the weather permits, take a cycle ride around Central Park with your family and explore Times Square, at the heart of the city. The food is world class and the city is one of a kind. Be sure to mark New York City on your holiday checklist.
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5. Salzburg and Vienna, Austria
If big cities are not your thing, then be sure to sneak a peek at Austria's capital Vienna and the beautiful mountainside city, Salzburg. This small country in Europe's center is a cultural wonderland to witness. Vienna is one of the perfect eastern European cities to visit. From the churches to the castles, it is a place whose tour is a once in a lifetime opportunity. Salzburg is another city that one must visit. With excellent lodges and countless sights, Salzburg is one of the most scenic mountain cities in the world.
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6. Orlando, USA
No list of family vacations would be complete without Orlando, Florida. This mainly attributes to the fact that not only is the weather perfect round the clock but also because Orlando has some of the best theme parks in the world. The world famous Disney World is any family's dream place to be and the sheer amount of fun and enjoyment available at the park is boundless. Apart from that, the Universal Studios Theme Park is a movie lover's dream destination, where you can take a boat ride with jaws and go through the dangers of Jurassic Park with the whole family.
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