Travel Guide: 5 Destinations for Couples and Family Travel

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Whether you're looking for a romantic weekend island getaway with your partner, or want to take the entire family on an adventure, Veterans Advantage wants to help you plan your perfect vacation!

Here are some of our editor's favorite getaways:

The Bahamas
Linked to some of the world’s most mystical folklore, the city of Atlantis and the Fountain of Youth to name two, the Bahamas is a perfect destination for lovers. With thousands of miles of uninhabited beaches your island paradise vacation awaits!

Editor’s Picks Include:
Barbados - Almond Beach Village - All inclusive
Bahamas - Paradise Island: Royal Tower
Bahamas - Paradise Island: Coral Tower
Bahamas – Club Med
St. Kitts – Marriott Resort & The Royal Beach Casino

Australia
Boasting over 10,000 beaches, and a coral reef larger than the entire United Kingdom; you can soak up the sun, snorkel, Scuba dive, go on boat tours, or just take in the beauty of it all. Head inland to Uluru, and visit Ayers Rock, the world’s biggest monolith. Bask in its glory, as it appears to change color during sunrise and sunset.

And let’s not forget our favorite mammal...the Kangaroo! Visit Kangaroo Island where you’ll see thousands of them and other Australian wildlife such as Koalas, Penguins and Sea Lions.

Editor’s Picks Include:
Sydney - Shangri-La Hotel
Cairns - Coral Towers
New Zealand - Rotorua - Hot Rock Backpackers

Snow Adventures
Ski VacationAnyone want a white getaway? Some of us actually like the cold...so let it snow because it’s time to hit the slopes! Create your ski/snowboarding vacation now.

Editor’s Picks Include:
Vail, Colorado - The Charter at Beaver Creek
Colorado - Village at Breckenridge Resort
Killington, Vermont - Killington Grand Resort Hotel

France
Discover the rich culture and scenic beauty that have inspired some of the most famous French Impressionist painters. Many special vacations include the Big 3: Paris, Provence, and Nice. Enjoy the historic sites, legendary landmarks and splendid scenery.

Editor’s Picks Include:
Paris – Hotel Lotti Paris

Border Crossings
Currency rates may help your vacation plans. Canada is gaining popularity as a honeymoon hotspot. And couples looking for a white honeymoon find it in ski areas such as Banff, Whistler, and Jasper, and those seeking big-city culture seek out cities like Toronto, Montreal, and Vancouver. The same for visiting Mexico, and some of its more popular destinations like Cancun and Cabo.

Editor’s Picks Include:
Puerto Vallarta – Westin Resort & Spa
Cancun – Club Med
The Canadian Rockies - Choose Escorted Vacation Packages which include Calgary, Jasper, & Banff.

Blog Tags:
Travel and Leisure

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