Top 3 Reasons for a Family Vacation
When I was young, my family took a 2 week vacation every summer. We would jump in our station wagon and drive 4-5 hours to our beach destination. As much as I loved being at the beach and with my family, it was the same place every year and always ended up with the dreaded tiring drive home.
The definition of family vacations has evolved tremendously over the years. There are many more choices, a wider variety of places to go and more options available for family vacationers. The travel industry has been adding new features and gearing towards family oriented vacations; from all-inclusive vacation packages and cruises that provide fun youth activities and kids club; to resorts that supply a nanny for your stay and family themed attractions. It’s never been a better time for families to travel.
As a parent, the concept of a family vacation is more important than ever. Here are the Top 3 Reasons why it is so important to go on a vacation with your family:
A Learning Experience….
Travel is an excellent learning tool for kids. They can have the opportunity to learn about the world around them. You can only learn so much from a history book and the Discovery Channel. No matter what destination you choose, it offers a learning experience for your child. Family vacations teach children about different cultures, food, history, geography, climate, environment and so much more. Not to mention a new experience that they will never forget.
Life is an adventure, especially on vacation….
Every vacation is an adventure and there are many ways to experience the adventures that lie in every corner of our world. It may be as simple as taking a stroll through a foreign city observing the culture and different ways people live, trying new and exquisite foods from around the world or a jungle tour through the Amazon. There is so much to see and do, and many adventures to choose from.
Create Memories…Your kids are only kids once
Just yesterday I was chasing my son through the aisles of the supermarket as his little feet tore through the store. Now he is heading to college. Time flies by so quickly and those little babies are grown before you know it. Time is precious and your children will be living their own lives and this precious time we have now is the chance to create memories and share quality time they will never forget and hopefully pass on to their families. Take the time for a family vacation while they still want your company.
You only live once and you only have one family. Take the time to kick back, relax and enjoy the world around you with the ones you love the most. Visit us at: http://www.finestluxuryvacations.com/vacation/inspirations and discover the world of fun with Family Vacations
Written by Debbie Solomon, Creative Director Managing Partner of Finest Luxury Vacations. Finest Luxury Vacations showcases a large selection of hand-picked luxury villas, hotels, resorts and tours around the world. Whether you are looking for a specific destination or a flawless experience, each showcase offers you a direct personal concierge to create the vacation of your dreams. – See more at: http://www.finestluxuryvacations.com