Where to Go For the Best Summer Family Vacations
Now is the time for summer family vacations to enjoy the sunshine and break away from your daily routine. When planning a vacation, it can be difficult to decide on a location to please everyone.
But luckily, we did all the work for you! Here are some of the best summer family vacations you can take this year that will be sure to please all.
Top Cities to Enjoy with the Family
The United States is home to endless incredible cities and towns that provide plenty of family-friendly attractions and activities. The following cities are sure to delight any family. And with our fabulous and affordable rental deals, you can find low-cost accommodation options in any of these destinations!
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
There’s nothing like a coastal retreat for a fun summer getaway. Myrtle Beach is a great family destination with miles of beautiful shores, all monitored by patrolling lifeguards. Beyond spending your days relaxing by the sand and surf, Myrtle Beach is known for its boardwalk with shops, rides, restaurants, and entertainment. Some of the top attractions include Ripley’s Aquarium, Family Kingdom Amusement Park, Broadway at the Beach, and SkyWheel Myrtle Beach.
San Diego, California
San Diego is chock full of things to see and experience. If you’re looking to head out to the west coast, keep this quirky city on your list. To get your beach fix, visit Pacific Beach or Coronado Beach to explore the surf and sand with breathtaking views all around. The San Diego Zoo is an incredibly popular attraction to get up close and personal with exotic animals, while SeaWorld San Diego is a fun place to visit marine life. Other local favorites include USS Midway Museum, Belmont Park, and Seaport Village for shopping and dining.
Ocean City, Maryland
It’s not a surprise that this is the third beachside destination on this list, but it’s not summer vacation without fun and relaxing days oceanside. Ocean City has plenty more to offer besides the beautiful beaches. Find miniature golf courses, ice cream shops, and a lively boardwalk. In fact, many of the Ocean City attractions are seasonal, so you’ll need to visit in the summer months to experience them. Some of the area favorites include the Jolly Roger Amusement Park, Splash Mountain Water Park, Ripley’s Believe It Or Not Museum, and Marty’s Playland arcade.
If you’re more interested in an urban city vacation, Boston is a fantastic city to visit during the summer months. If it’s your first time, hop aboard a Boston Duck Tour to see the best of Newbury Street and the Charles River. You also must visit Fenway Park for a ball game, whether you are a Boston Red Sox fan or not. And when you need to cool down, check out the Boston Children’s Museum and the Museum of Science for some air-conditioned, educational fun.
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