Please enjoy this partnered post on exactly what I cannot stop thinking about these days…the Caribbean! And tell me if you are lucky enough to have ever been to Barbados so I can be terribly jealous!
The Best Family Vacation Spots In Barbados
A family holiday in a picture-perfect Caribbean island is the dream of many families. Barbados is the perfect destination thanks to its family-friendly culture and great accommodation options. Moreover, this glorious Caribbean island offers an incredibly wide range of leisure and entertainment activities to suit every family member, so boredom is not an option when holidaying in Barbados, whether you are travelling with young children or with teenagers. Below you will find a selection of the top Barbados tourist spots that are perfect for families who want to bond and enjoy their time together.
The Platinum Coast
Relaxing by the beach is one of the main reasons to take a holiday in the Caribbean. Holidays to Barbados are perfect for families who want to spend lazy days under the sun in a Caribbean beach setting, as the island is home to some of the world’s most beautiful beaches. Don’t miss the chance to visit Barbados’ Platinum Coast, where mile after mile of golden sand beaches fringed by palm trees await you. Head to Folkestone Marine Park or to Paynes Bay to get your kids introduced to snorkeling or paddle boarding. For something quieter, visit Mullins or Paradise Beach.
Hastings is a small town surrounded by golden sand beaches, parks, and a nature sanctuary. The town is the ideal place to chill out and to enjoy the slow pace of life in the Caribbean while the kids are busy at the beach. The tourist industry in Hastings is geared to towards families, as there are many all-inclusive resorts that are child-friendly and that offer supervised child care. In the evenings, head out to one of Hasting’s family-friendly restaurants or enjoy shopping for your favorite souvenirs.
Bridgetown is Barbados’ capital city and a UNESCO Site, so plan a day of sightseeing with your family and you can be sure that the young ones will love the town’s old fortresses and busy markets. While you are in Bridgetown, you can travel like a local and enjoy the best things that Barbados has to offer. So book your family on a submarine day dive, or book yourselves into an exciting island jeep safari.
No matter where you go in Barbados, you can be sure that a holiday in this great little Caribbean island will be a great opportunity to spend quality time with your loved ones. Book your next holiday in Barbados and start planning for what will surely become an unforgettable family holiday.