It can be a wonderful experience to take the whole family on an exciting vacation. Planning for a trip will also help you to get rid of your busy lifestyle and tensions. Plan a fun-filled adventure with these 10 bucket list of family trips!
Imagine: your children protesting as you wake them in the pre-dawn chill and then, just one hour later, their eyes wide open in wonder as your camels crest the last dune to greet the Sahara sunrise. Or their gasps at the hydraulic exhalation of a pod of orcas, whose dorsal fins break the surface right beside your kayaks. Or their shrieks of glee as, donning safely harness and helmet, they step off the zip-line platform into the void and are whisked away over the lush green carpet of Costa Rica’s rainforest canopy.
The world’s most exciting natural environments make for perfect adventure playgrounds. And, be it a coral reef in Borneo, a bubbling mudpool in Iceland or a glacier in Patagonia, experiencing these playgrounds en famille not only thrills younger travellers but also offers a fresh perspective to their more travel-hardened parents.
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Children are less bothered by guide book “must sees”: take them on safari in Africa and you may find yourself looking beyond the Big Five to poke around in termite mounds; drag them around the buddhist temples of Sri Lanka and you may find that bicycles inject some fun into the history lesson.