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Planning a Family Adventure Travel Vacation

So you have decided to take your family on an adventure travel vacation? It can be fun and adventurous but make sure you have a plan that has been carefully thought out if you want your vacation to memorable in a good way.

My kids are easy because I can suggest anything and they will think it is a fun, adventurous vacation idea but not all families are like that. Some kids are hard to please and thus a sit down family discussion might pay off in the long run. Allow everyone to have their input and then plan your adventure accordingly.

There are many things for you consider before you decide on a destination if you have small kids. Is the adventure trip something that they can physically handle? Is it a long drive? Will your destination be outfitted to handle and serve kids? What kind of weather will you run into at your destination. Sure it might be a warm beautiful day where home is but if you are heading north then perhaps you had better make sure all the kids have warm clothing packed and ready… or maybe it is just the opposite. What about medication? I have a child that is diabetic so we have to pack extra bottles of insulin in case we somehow loose one. All these things you will have to consider.

Make sure all of your children have identification on them and go over with them what to do in case of emergency. Even more so if you are leaving the country. The kids need to know what to do and who to contact if you become separated. You need to have a meeting place planned out ahead of time.

Most of the travel agencies that offer family adventure opportunities can help you plan your trip so that it is fun and safe but don’t depend on them. When it comes to your family you don’t want to take any risk. Plan the right way and adventure travel will become your families favorite way to vacation.

Kashmir – Where Extraordinary Beauty and Sheer Adventure Are Comrades!

Step into the celestial destination on earth, where rejuvenating flowers, blue skies, tranquil lakes, lush gardens and romantic aura speak to you in a heavenly language. Basking in the rays of beauty, this destination can only be Kashmir. Offering salubrious climate, snow-capped mountains, romance in the air, bewitching valleys, beautiful temples, exotic wildlife, adventure sports and interesting houseboats, it clearly shows that the destination is popular with both national and international tourists.

Living the holidays full of beauty, peace, rejuvenation and excitement come easy in Kashmir. And one destination at this wonderful land, that is the epitome of sheer beauty is Srinagar(hill station). It is the most visited touristic place in the state, and is a home to a variety of tourist attractions. A favorite of nature lovers, this place offers great opportunities to experience nature at its best.

One of the most expressive features here is the Dal Lake dotted with traditional houseboats and floating gardens. This lake is also surrounded by extremely beautiful Mughal gardens giving a sense of refreshment to the soul. Other fascinating hill stations here, which are worth visiting are Leh, Pahalgam, Gulmarg and Sonamarg.

If adventure interests your heart and you want to experience soul-stirring adventurous sports, Kashmir has so much to overwhelm you. From water sports to land sports and aero sports, you can take your pick. Trekking, white water rafting, angling, canoeing, skiing, mountaineering, jeep safari, cave exploring are some of the gates to the adventure world in Kashmir.

Providing shelter to a variety of wildlife species, the wildlife destinations here offer a perfect blend of wilderness and excitement. Wildlife viewing is a great option for those looking for a vacation dedicated to pure wilderness.

Apart from all these enticing attractions, Kashmir is a hot spot for shopping. You can buy a variety of handicrafts such as woolen shawls, stone studded jewelery boxes, mirror frames, exquisitely carved walnut wood furniture and much more.

For sheer indulgence in paradisaical beauty, Travel to Kashmir!