Here are some tips for planning a family vacation. Planning ahead is the key to a successful family vacation. Read on for tips that will make your next family vacation the best ever!
Decide which airline to fly.
Make sure to shop smart for airline vacation packages.
If you are traveling with children make sure your vacation is “kid friendly.”
Most vacation destinations fill up early.
Make hotel, car rental and activity reservations as soon as you know what your vacation schedule is.
Have a family meeting before the trip and together plan activities that will be fun for everyone.
Use a guide with local activities listed. Alternatively give every family member a “day” that is essential to their needs.
A well planned trip is essential for a fun trip for everyone.
Knowing in advance where you will be and what other sights and activities are close by will keep your schedule fluid and flexible to change.
Keep a slot open to do something relaxing without the kids, whether it is soaking in the hot tub, taking a hike, going out for dinner, or taking a walk along the beach (if there is a beach).
Watch the video below for more advice on family travel.