Family Vacation Ideas

Planning a family vacation is never easy; where to go, what to do, what to pack, etc! Here at BabySafeTravel, we would like to offer up a few of our family vacation ideas and destinations for some great, as well as affordable family vacations! All of the following family vacation destinations offer up a great time for the entire family and you can conveniently find and book a hotel in and around any of these family vacation destinations right here on!


Cape Cod, Massachusetts is a great choice if you are looking for an old-fashioned family beach getaway! If your family decides to embark on this as one of your family vacation ideas, many fun, family adventures await, such as a whale-watching trip! Kids and adults alike will love spotting the endless array of marine life while on a tour, while also learning about many of the other wonders of the sea such as lobsters, and other, much smaller organisms! At the Wellfleet Bay Wildlife Sanctuary, families can enjoy canoeing, kayaking, guided bird-watching walks, and even evening bat watches! A vacation to Cape Cod is not only one of our cheap family vacation ideas, but also one the whole family will love and enjoy!

Another one of’s family vacation ideas is The Oregon Coast! The Oregon Coast offers families the best of both worlds: the beach, and the mountains! When choosing the Oregon Coast as your family friendly vacation, you can visit the Oregon Coast Aquarium, visit historic (and haunted!) lighthouses along the coast, check out the Sea Lion Caves, or just take in the incredibly dramatic scenery! This family vacation idea will be sure to enlighten all with the many museums in the area and the many opportunities to learn about the native wildlife! Shopping is always an option too! The coast serves up mild temperatures so that everyone will always be comfortable! There is something for every member of the family along the Oregon Coast! The following are some great cities to visit while exploring the Oregon Coast…

  • Frolic in the surf under the coastal boulders of Bandon!
  • Surf the dunes at Honeyman State Park!
  • slurp chowder in Florence’s Old Town
  • Enjoy the Oregon Coast Aquarium in Newport!
  • see cheddar cheese churn in Tillamook
  • lose yourself in bohemian Manzanita
  • Stop at Sea Lion Caves, Heceta Head Lighthouse and Cape Perpetua!
  • and take in the sunset in Cannon Beach.