It is no mystery to many Florida’s Gulf Coast is a beautiful place to visit with wonderful weather. We were lucky enough to spend 5 weeks in this area after our first child. This afforded us with the opportunity to hit up every town in that area: Clearwater, Tampa Bay, St. Pete’s, Dunedin, Tarpon Springs, New Port Richey, Hudson and Indian Rock to name just a few.
We found ourselves quite surprised by the diverse options of places to explore. Quite often, none of these activities required a theme park admission and many of them included exploring Florida’s beautiful natural outdoors. If you’re looking for kid-friendly activities in Florida’s Gulf Coast, consider our suggestions below.
Lisbon is the beautiful, hilly capital of Portugal that is extremely family friendly. We spent six weeks in Lisbon when our children were 2.5 years old and 10 months old. Spending this much time in Lisbon allowed us to really learn about the city and discover all it has to offer. We are happy to share the best Lisbon attractions that were popular with our toddler.
Most family vacations to Orlando often involve a trip to Disney or Universal Studios. While these destinations are truly incredible, Orlando has plenty of other fun family activities. During a seven week stay in the Orlando and Kissimmee area, only one day was spent at Disney. That left us plenty of time to explore the other fun and exciting things Orlando has to offer. Make sure you check out our savvy tips at the bottom to see how to save money when visiting Orlando with kids!
Like all big cities, Toronto can be an expensive place to visit. When you need to pay admission for the whole family, costs can really add up fast. We have compiled our list of fun things to do with kids in Toronto on a budget. As an added bonus many of the things on this list are free!
Camping with kids, especially young ones is always an enjoyable experience, but often involves bringing an extraordinary amount of equipment. Camping in general requires packing a lot – only to double it when you bring the kids.
Successful packing requires careful planning and being an expert at Tetris to make everything fit in your car. Here are a few of our top tips one packing for camping.