Plan summer family travel to Florida’s Historic Coast, comprised of St. Augustine, Ponte Vedra and The Beaches. With 42 miles of beaches along the Atlantic Ocean, museums, live music and family-friendly activities, there is something for everyone.
Ride the waves and sign up for a surf class. Available for kids and adults, consider booking a session with PIT Surf Shop, St. Augustine Surf School, East Coast Boarding School or Saltwater Cowgirls Surf Camp.
The family-friendly event Marine Field Experiences takes place Sunday at 11 a.m., June–August. Kids collect real data and use the information to create a profile of the local waterways. Tickets cost $29 for adults and $16 for children.
Take in a live performance at The St. Augustine Amphitheatre. Located on Anastasia Island, the 5,000-seat venue boasts a full lineup of diverse musical acts this summer. Ponte Vedra Concert Hall offers 450-seat or 900-person standing room configurations for its summer concerts. Other live music events this summer include the St. Augustine Music Festival, Concerts in the Plaza and Music by the Sea Concert Series.
Visit the Classic Car Museum of St. Augustine for its summer Cruise-In series. The classic car event is held every third Saturday of the month this summer, 5–7 p.m. The Ximenez-Fatio House Museum offers yoga on the lawn every Sunday and Wednesday, 8–9 a.m. The class costs $15 and is geared toward yogis of all skill levels.
It’s time to start dreaming of your next family trip. Here’s some destination inspiration for you. Take a visual journey through these pies from around the world, and maybe you’ll be inspired to take that next trip for a delicious slice.
United Airlines is in the midst of a major initiative to modernize its fleet over the next several years. After first announcing the plan in 2021, planes fitted with United’s signature interior are finally beginning to appear across the airline’s narrowbody fleet of Boeing and Airbus planes. United flyers are sure to notice these enhancements from the moment they step on board: Each new or updated plane sports remodeled seats, seatback entertainment screens for everyone, Bluetooth connectivity and more, all adding up to a better experience on every journey.
Trying to plan a multigen trip? You may anticipate trouble finding a travel destination, activities and more to appeal to every member of your crew. However, a new report from Hilton found there are certain experiences all travelers want right now, regardless of generation.
With the holiday season upon us, resorts all over the world pull out all the stops to bring the joy of the holidays to family travelers of all ages. Here are five more resorts to check out this holiday season:
As the only major U.S. airline to own a flight school, United Airlines already hit a major milestone, and now the carrier celebrates another important — and historic — step as the inaugural class of United Aviate Academy pilots graduates, leading the next generation of aviators. The 51 students in the graduating class were majority, at 80 percent, women and people of color — another stride toward United’s goal of training 5,000 new pilots by 2030 with half women or POC.
When searching for unique gifts for family travelers, Etsy is a good place to begin. A marketplace of online shops owned by craftspeople and collectors, Etsy is filled with handcrafted works in all mediums, often one-of-a-kind or custom-made. It’s like an open studio, a place to share the latest creations directly to people who appreciate handcrafted things.