There’s nothing as fun as taking a trip as a family. Right from the planning process to the trip back home, every moment feels like an eternity and when it is over, the urge of doing it again is too strong! Here are some family holiday ideas that need to be on all bucket lists.
Go on a Luxury African Safari
With wildlife protection becoming a topic of utmost seriousness amongst several African Wildlife Societies, countries like Kenya and Tanzania are proving to be a paradise for a family full of wild life enthusiasts. Right from the Serengeti in Tanzania to historic nature reserves such as the Meru National Park in Kenya – going on a luxury safari across the jungles of Africa is full of surprises. Spot buffalos by the lake and elephants, lions and cheetahs roaming freely in beautiful valley. Watching regal creatures such as gerenuks, zebras or the oryx out in the open is truly an unforgettable experience.
Explore the Bordeaux region
The wonderful region of Bordeaux is ideal for parents to lay back with a heady cocktail – a drink 18thcentury royals enjoyed while the kids can enjoy a taste of the millennial hi-technology and inner-city street culture. If you rent a city centre holiday apartment here then everyone can have some independence, and family members can go off and explore different things that interest them, then meet back up at lunchtime for a traditional French lunch. Tasting the “entrecôte sauce au vin” a globally renowned steak, is a must. France’s sixth largest city is renowned for its wonderful weather and old-style streets and will be the perfect spot to make memories with your family.
Have fun in Salou, Spain
Spain’s renowned resort town Salou is famous for its beaches and craggy coves. The main strips of Llevant and Ponent usually attract a lot of families for holidays, giving the place a wonderfully friendly feel. The best spot to enjoy Spain’s North Eastern cuisines are in some of the most extravagant and family friendly restaurants in the Tarragona province. For kids, it is the ideal place to get windsurfing and sailing lessons while the elders can enjoy the several vast golf courses. Now what’s the best way to cap off the day? Spend time on the beach with the family watching the beautiful sunset.
Travel across Dalsland, Sweden
Wandering through the forests of Sweden is the picture-perfect method of spotting the exquisite local flora and fauna – mostly elks and beavers quietly active in their natural surroundings. The woodlands of Dalsland are the chief lure of Sweden for families however, with there being plenty of provisions for families to go canoeing or hiking. Moose watching is a must as the local moose population is amazing.
Journey through the islands of Borneo
The Mantanani Islands in Borneo is a collection of three far-off islands. The speed boat journey to these islands serves as the perfect build up for what’s to follow. The island’s transparent aquatic surroundings are full of life. From the white beaches and from underneath the coconut trees, viewing exotic fishes such as the endangered sea-cow ‘dugong’ is a magnificent treat. The locals are pretty friendly and helpful so going scuba diving or snorkelling to see these creatures up close is a must.
Explore the various elements of the earth with these holiday ideas!