As you ease back into your post-holiday routine and the novelty of icy temperatures starts to fade, we invite you and your young adventurer to find refuge in these sunny destinations.
We’ve hand selected a few of our favorite, anti-hibernation getaways and are already deep in meditation imagining ourselves on the beach in Hawaii.
If the new Disney movie, Moana, hasn’t already put Hawaii on your radar this season, it’s time to. Featured in National Geographic’s Best Places to Visit in 2017, Kauai is a mecca for young adventurers.
Explore cascading waterfalls, long sandy beaches, lush tropical gardens, velvety mountains, and dramatic seaside slopes as you take in this mystical, sun-drenched paradise. Check out the live surf cam at Hanalei Beach for some epic inspiration and click here to learn more about our Hawaii Aloha ‘Aina Travel Program.
It’s hard to compete with California’s year-round sunny attitude. From the bustling streets of San Francisco to the serene sequoia forests and glacier canyons of Yosemite, there is always something to smile about in the Golden State.
For more inspiration, check out this incredible National Geographic Yosemite Time lapse, or pop in some headphones and take a listen to the park’s serene soundscape. (We promise you’ll feel more relaxed after listening.) And check out our California Pacific Sun program here.
Boasting miles of pristine white-sand beaches, charming gingerbread mansions, tin-roofed conch houses, and the original Key Lime Pie, the Florida Keys are a subtropical paradise. Get to know the enchanting towns that make up the keys and explore more than 50 live webcam feeds to get a feel for the island vibe. Then pop on over to the sunshine state to explore the third largest barrier reef in the states!