ABC Travel Guides Announces 2016’s Top Family Travel Destinations!
When you’re ready to introduce little ones to traveling in the U.S., ABC Travel Guides for Kids is a great place to start! This cute series covers family attractions with an activity and souvenir guide in an alphabet book format. Each year they list their top seven family travel destinations. For 2016, Philadelphia tops the list, three Florida cities are featured and Detroit’s comeback continues…!
Time for an authentic Philly cheesesteak and a visit to the City of Brotherly Love as Franklin Square turns 10 and the National Constitution Center hosts Headed to the White House this election year. The guide also mentions the best ice cream parlor is The Franklin Fountain!
The Cubs are going to win the World Series in 2016 and Chicago’s Museums, Lincoln Park Zoo and the Art Institute all remain among our nation’s best. Stay at Residence Inn’s 700th hotel or the Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel for a fun family experience!
More than just the theme park capital of the world, Disney Springs and nearby Kennedy Space Center’s Heroes and Legends attraction features the U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame. Kids love staying at The Hard Rock Hotel!
St. Petersburg, FL
Take a “Bird Quest” through the areas museums, parks and hotels and let your senses go wild at the hands-on exhibits at Great Explorations, Sunken Gardens and Clearwater Marine Aquarium. When looking for a place to stay, try the Vinoy Renaissance Resort & Golf Club!
Only in Motor City can you visit the largest penguin facility in the world, stop at a LEGOLAND Discovery Center and enjoy an afternoon of Beatles at The Magical History Tour at The Henry Ford. For dinner, kids will enjoy the iconic Buddy’s Pizza. Both Hyatt Place Detroit/Auburn Hills and Hyatt Place Detroit/Utica are great options for families.
A Miami Culinary Tour in Little Havana is life changing and GameTime Miami, Jungle Island, Coral Gables Venetian Pool and Lincoln Road Mall provide unique experiences for everyone. The Pizza Bar and Bodega are fun, too! And the Palms Hotel & Spa is an incredible place for the fam to stay!
Hilton Head, SC
Beaches, bike trails, kayaking and water sports, horseback riding, and we’re just getting warmed up! You’ll think you’re in the Caribbean when you stay at Omni’s Hilton Head Oceanfront Resort.