Travelling with your family is an opportunity to spend quality time with people you love. There are so many gorgeous places to visit, and the following locations are filled with family-friendly activities and luxury resorts.
Family Getaways: Scottsdale, Kona, Florence, Rome, Tel-Aviv & Whistler
Travelling with your family is an opportunity to spend quality time with people you love. There are so many gorgeous places to visit, and the following locations are filled with family-friendly activities and luxury resorts. Scottsdale, Arizona boasts beautiful desert vistas, while a relaxing beach themed getaway can be had in Kona, Hawaii. For the family that craves culture, Rome and Florence in Italy can’t be beat. But if adventure is more your style Whistler, Canada provides an adrenaline packed vacation. However, if you are looking for a variety of options from the beach to a culinary scene, Tel-Aviv, Israel is a top choice.
Scottsdale provides plenty of activities for the whole family. Experience the Arizonan desert by hiking on trails leading up the Camelback Mountain. The trails boast phenomenal views and range in levels of difficulty from easy hikes for beginners to more challenging ones for the thrill seekers.
The landscape can also be enjoyed at the Desert Botanical Garden, the world’s biggest outdoor desert plant collection. Visitors can stroll on all five thematic trails that featuring towering cacti, alluring succulents and colourful wildflowers. Try the flashlight tour to see the Garden at night under a starlit sky.
Arizona also hosts the only global instrument museum which is on the local must-visit list. The Musical Instruments Museum displays more than 6,000 instruments and has an ‘Experience Gallery’ where guests can try unique instruments from all over the world.
Other destinations include Kona located on the Big Island of Hawaii, Florence for an authentic Italian experience, Rome the eternal city rich in history, Tel-Aviv a beach town with all the amenities of a big city and Whistler a beautiful location for the adventurous family.
© This article was first published in June-July 2018 edition of World Travel Magazine.
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