When traveling with teens, as any parent knows, there has to be some action. That can mean whitewater rafting, hiking national parks, learning windsurfing on a beach vacation, or exploring a foreign city. Before you choose your vacation, turn your eye-rolling teen into a comrade by enlisting them in the decision-making. Ask about their interests and what they absolutely don’t want to do. When feasible, book as much space as you can. You and your teen will appreciate the privacy. Try not to schedule every activity in the early morning as many teens love sleeping in, and if on a city safari, mix museums with outdoor activities. Consider packaged trips, cruises, and all-inclusive resorts since those are easy to budget and allow your teens to double down on the already
The ten trips detailed below make great family vacations with teens.
Visit Frommers.com 10 Top Vacation Ideas For Families With Teens to read the complete article about jungle adventures in Costa Rica; hiking the Great Smoky Mountains in Tennessee and North Carolina; a beach break in Aruba; visiting Barcelona; all-inclusive fun at Club Med Punta Cana, Dominican Republic; cruising with Royal Caribbean; bicycling in Croatia; exploring island culture in Maui, Hawaii; hot-air ballooning and ziplining in the mountains of Park City, Utah; and taking intensive tennis lessons at Kiawah Island, South Carolina.