Panama City Beach, Florida, has plenty to offer family travelers in 2023 and beyond.
The 35,000-square-foot winery plans to open spring 2023. This will mark the third Duplin Winery location in the United States. The winery specializes in sweet wine, food, specialty drinks and live entertainment.
Bay County Skate Park
Set to open in April 2023, the 20,000-square-foot skate park comprises part of the Panama City Beach Publix Sports Park complex. The park will feature half pipes, quarter pipes, snake runs and other multifunctional facilities. The park also will host tournaments and special skateboarding events.
This new, all-suite oceanfront property is set to debut in May. The 225-suite hotel also boasts a pool, meeting space, fitness center, on-site restaurant and event space. Complimentary daily breakfast is available to all guests.
This popular family-friendly property is set to reopen later in 2023 following renovations. The extensive renovations and upgrades began in 2021. Expect to see new recreational amenities as part of the improvements.
“We look forward to showcasing the many new developments throughout Panama City Beach in 2023,” said Dan Rowe, president and CEO, Visit Panama City Beach. “We are thrilled to welcome both new and returning visitors to experience the exciting new attractions, accommodations and dining options that the destination has to offer this year.”
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.
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.
While the United States offers a plethora of bike-friendly destinations, a recent study by personal injury law firm Bader Scott found some counties across the country are far more dangerous than others. Family travelers might be surprised to find many lie in popular vacation states.
Ever dreamed of being a mermaid? Well, your dreams could come true on your next family trip. With March 29 National Mermaid Day, these two resorts offer experiences for guests of all ages to enjoy.
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Make Best Western your hotel of choice during spring family travels for a sweet reward. This spring, BWH Hotels offers members of its Best Western Rewards loyalty program the opportunity to earn a free night stay.