Family adventure trips mean you can enjoy an adventure without many of the hassles of pulling it off by yourself. Guided tours such as these can also provide special access to places and experiences you can't get on your own.
If your family enjoys gorgeous beaches and a laid-back atmosphere, a destination resort should be in your vacation plans.
Many families love the advantages of all-inclusive resort packages. You get to enjoy a wide variety of activities without worrying about expenses you weren't counting on.
You can find family-friendly resorts that feature variety of water sport activities, resort amenities such as spas and lounges, and sandy beaches perfect for relaxing with a good book. Tour desks often offer excursions for an additional charge. Popular excursions include swimming with dolphins, catamaran snorkel cruises or visits to local museums or galleries. There are plenty of options for everyone.
All-inclusive resorts are convenient, but before you book, make sure you know exactly what is included and what is available for an additional cost.
To find out more about taking your ultimate family vacation and to receive a free planning DVD, visit www.disneycruise.com or www.adventuresbydisney.com.
Family Vacation Apps
To help you plan your ultimate family trip -- and make the most of it while you're there -- here are some apps you should consider:
--Cruise Finder: Has itineraries for all major cruise lines, lets you search for deals, and includes photos, deck plans and more. Free.
--Frommer's Travel Tools: Has a currency-exchange calculator, metric system converter, a packing list function, flashlight, travel trivia and more. Free.
--Weather Channel: When you visit a different location each day, it's helpful to keep an eye on the weather. Free.
--Pack & Go Delux: Helps you keep track of everything you need to take on your adventure. $1.99.
--GateGuru: Has information about terminals in more than 100 airports. Lets you find hotspots, ATMs, coffee shops and more. Free.
--Simply Postcards: Choose a photo and recipient, and this app will print, stamp and mail your real postcard the next day. The app and first postcard are free, then prices range from $1.99 each to $30 for 30.
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