Family holidays represent the chance to spend quality time together away from the normality of everyday home life. A chance to visit weird and wonderful places and have new experiences together. Every family will have members with different ideas of what makes for a perfect holiday so it’s important to find somewhere which offers something for everyone.
You might all like to have a beach holiday but the more active might like to know that there is surfing or sailing. Perhaps the idea of travelling somewhere remote and opening your eyes to a completely new culture appeals more. Maybe you’d like to trace family roots or give the trip an educational twist.
It’s important to try and keep actual travelling time as smooth as possible and ensure you visit places where you can kick back and relax as well as explore. Remember that above all else it is supposed to be a holiday to try to give yourselves plenty of time to catch up on sleep, reading and doing nothing.
Many families are put off travel to India because of health concerns. Managed properly India is a wonderful destination for families of all ages. It is wonderful to see India through young eyes and you’ll find doors open to you where otherwise locals might be more reserved.
Some resorts in the Maldives have fantastic kids clubs and facilities and during school holidays you’ll find there is plenty of company around for the smaller ones. It’s important to book well in advance to get the best rooms and the best deals on flights.