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5 Family-Friendly International Spring Break Destinations

by Katie Skrzek

Feb 26, 2024

© Domes Lake Algarve

Destinations

Bring your brood abroad this year for spring break. Consider a visit to one of these destinations, perfect for a family-friendly getaway.

 

Algarve

© Domes Lake Algarve

Algarve, Portugal

Book a stay at Domes Lake Algarve. The luxury property hosts a KiEPOS Program, dedicated to teaching children eco-friendly practices and healthy eating habits. Parents can relax at the adults-only pool while the kids visit the hotel’s Kids Club, staffed by multilingual workers.

 

exterior

© The Ritz-Carlton, Aruba

Aruba

The Ritz-Carlton, Aruba is home to a pool dedicated to families, complimentary water sports and diverse dining offerings. The on-site Kids Club hosts activities including cultural exploration and nature outings. The resort can also arrange for visits to the local butterfly farm, donkey sanctuary and aloe museum.

 

spa

© Regent Phu Quoc

Phu Quoc, Vietnam

Regent Phu Quoc offers travelers a unique collection of immersive experiences. The resort is home to six dining outlets, a spa and wellness facility, and kids club. There are experiences for guests of all ages, including rooftop aerial yoga, wellness sessions and catamaran rides.

 

aquatic park

© Delta Hotels by Marriott Riviera Nayarit, An All-Inclusive Resort

Riviera Nayarit, Mexico

Delta Hotels by Marriott Riviera Nayarit, An All-Inclusive Resort recently debuted the Aqua Jungle & River Experience. Located in the property’s forest canyon, the facilities include seven pools, a lazy river, waterslides and splash amenities.

 

watersport

© COMO Parrot Cay

Turks and Caicos

COMO Parrot Cay hosts a special program perfect for young space enthusiasts. April 13–19, the resort invites guests ages 4–16 to participate in the space camp led by NASA astronaut Nicole Stott. Kids take part in a variety of space-themed educational activities.

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United Continues Its Global Expansion

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