Deciding on a holiday destination can be tough at the best of times, and if you add pleasing children into the equation it is nigh on impossible. A family holiday needs to cater to every member of the family, while also being practical and as relaxing as possible. While no destination is fool proof, there are a number that give you a higher chance of pulling off the elusive feat of successfully planning a great trip abroad. Here we take a look at a few of the best ideas.
While this probably won’t be parents’ idea of a perfect holiday, it’s important to remember that Disneyland is located in Paris, the city of lights and romance. While a few days spent in the theme park will more than satisfy the kids, the rest of the holiday can be spent exploring the French capital or driving to the south coast for a Mediterranean beach holiday.
Road Trip America
There’s really no other way to travel across America than by car and no one will forget the excitement of their first proper road trip. With more than enough scenery to keep even the most easily bored of children gasping in amazement and an incredible number of monuments and attractions, this is a great option for families looking for something a little different.
If you’re hiring a car abroad, taking our car hire excess insurance in advance will help save even more money for the family holiday spending pot.
The Algarve has been hugely popular with British families for a considerable amount of time thanks to its safe and enjoyable resorts and the variety of activities available for kids. Whether it’s watersports, golf, horse riding or beach volleyball that takes your fancy, there’s plenty to see and do in this beautiful part of Portugal.
Though travel to a some sections of Mexico may not recommended, there are a number of areas in which tourism has thrived and families can find themselves enjoying the holiday of a lifetime. Boasting resort facilities that rival those anywhere else in the world and historical attractions like Aztec temples, kids and parents alike will love Mexico.
Finally, the Canary Islands, consisting of Tenerife, Gran Canaria, Lanzarote and Fuerteventura are a great option if you don’t want to travel far and would rather opt for a traditional beach holiday.