50 Awesome Vacation Ideas for Every Type of Traveler – Part 3


Bike through Croatia

Get fit and see the world with a biking tour across Croatia’s famous islands. Stops include popular cities like Split and Dubrovnik, as well as islands like Brač, Hvar and Korčula. Pure Adventures takes care of all the details, including overnight stays on a private yacht. You can bike all day and then retreat to your cabin for coastal views and a glass of wine.

Go on safari in Indiana

Families love spending time at Indiana’s Holiday World & Splashin’ Safari thanks to the park’s numerous roller coasters and waterslides, including the world’s longest water coaster. The park also offers unique perks for visitors, including free sunscreen, parking and soft drinks. If you want to stay close to the park, nearby Lake Rudolph Campground & RV Resort offers numerous lodging options.

Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

Plan a family trip to Myrtle Beach for adventure, relaxation, swimming and more. This destination features 60 miles of coastline, a state park, water sports, parasailing and its own expansive boardwalk with the towering SkyWheel. Myrtle Beach is also a golf mecca, with dozens of exciting courses to try.

The Resort at Longboat Key Club: Longboat Key, Florida

Sit back and relax at this tranquil resort in South Florida. Longboat Key Club is a waterfront paradise, boasting a white sand beach with private cabanas and its own marina. You’ll also find 45 holes of championship golf, 20 tennis courts and a large spa and salon.

Explore the Galápagos Islands on a luxury yacht

The Theory is a luxury expedition yacht that offers seven-night itineraries through the Galápagos Islands. Enjoy lavish amenities and accommodations, twice-daily guided shore excursions, water sports and an open bar while you explore some of the most spectacular destinations on the planet.

Scuba Lodge Boutique Hotel & Ocean Suites: Pietermaai, Curaçao

Scuba enthusiasts flock to the island of Curaçao to see untouched ocean reefs and wildlife galore. Consider staying at the Scuba Lodge Boutique Hotel & Ocean Suites in the popular Pietermaai district for direct access to the sparkling Caribbean waters and an on-site dive center with experienced dive instructors.

Cruise the Mississippi River on the American Queen

The American Queen Steamboat Company offers family-friendly river cruises in North America, mainly along the Mississippi River. Packages may include pre-cruise hotel stays, shore excursions in each port and local cuisine, wine and beer with dinner. Book a luxurious stateroom or suite and watch the water – and the world – go by.

Go whitewater rafting on the Colorado River

Mountain Travel Sobek offers an array of adventure travel experiences that singles, couples and families can enjoy. The company’s Cataract Canyon Family Rafting Adventure takes you through Canyonlands National Park on a 93-mile journey past rushing rapids and gorgeous waterways. Kids age 9 and older are welcome, and trips depart from Moab, Utah.

Divi Little Bay Beach Resort: Philipsburg, St. Maarten

St. Maarten’s Divi Little Bay Beach Resort is located on a beautiful beach along one of the island’s calmest shores. Guest rooms have balconies and beach access, while suites come equipped with full kitchens and living rooms. While here, relax along the beach and take a dip in one of the property’s freshwater pools. Offshore snorkeling excursions are also available.

See Norway by train

The Norway in a Nutshell tour is your gateway to exploring the best of Norway’s majestic fjords. This multi-stop journey takes you along the scenic Bergen Railway, the Flåm Railway, on buses and on fjord cruises through the unbelievable Aurlandsfjord and the narrow Nærøyfjord. You can customize this trip with hotel stays, private excursions and more.

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