Parents constantly seek out unique destinations offering enriching and entertaining experiences for family travel. Don’t stress about planning a family vacation. Instead, plan your vacation with Zicasso. This luxury travel company released a list of best alternatives to popular destinations like Italy and France. These under-the-radar spots offer fun and memorable experiences where families can see the world and experience new languages, cultures and foods.
Highlighted destinations include:
- Morocco: Glamp beneath the stars on epic sand dunes, spend time exploring historic mansions and antique palaces, and see traditional artisans while exploring famous spice markets
- Bali: Dive into clear tropical seas, explore colorful jungles, spot local wildlife, and partake in unique traditions like fire dancing and shadow puppetry
- Croatia: Sail around the islands, cycle the rolling hills and snorkel through golden caves
- Colombia: Create your own chocolate, take private salsa dancing classes, relax on white-sand Caribbean beaches and explore the beauty of the Andean Mountains.
These are just a few of the destinations Zicasso offers traveling families, and you can find the full list here. Destinations on the list are hidden gems just waiting to be discovered by young and old travelers alike.
Family travels don’t necessarily need to be in theme parks or resorts with massive kids’ clubs. In fact, more upscale properties across the world cater to both adults and kids, and wellbeing brand Sensei joins the growing trend of family wellness travel. Sensei’s Wellness Science team, led by Dr. Vishal Patel, emphasizes the importance of family travels and exposing young travelers to wellness pursuits. Developing healthy habits at a young age can have long-lasting effects on an individual’s life, and bonding via family trips alleviates some of the main drivers of loneliness and isolation.
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