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Why avoid travelling with your children, simply because they’re adults?

While many romanticise travelling with their children when they are young and impressionable, taking a holiday with your adult kids is where the long-lasting memories are made.

We’ve compiled the best family holiday destinations to take with your adult kids!

1. Dublin, Ireland

Dublin exudes excitement with its cobble-stoned streets, bohemian shops, thriving arts scene, historical attractions and hiking possibilities. There’s plenty to do here that’ll satisfy the needs of everybody in the family.

Rather a trip to the countryside? It’s only a day trip away with scenery that will have the whole family in awe.

What’s not to do in Dublin?


2. New Orleans, USA

New Orleans is an amalgamation of culture; lights and celebration, and let’s just say that the people here know how to live ‘la vie en rose’!

If you’re a foodie family, then you’ve come to the right place because New Orleans is famous for its delicious Cajun and Creole foods (think jambalaya, gumbo, and king cake).

Considered the birthplace of jazz and renowned for a variety of other types of music, this city’s bars, restaurants and clubs are always full of lively tunes and dancing. If you want to experience New Orleans in all its glory, consider visiting during Mardi Gras and Jazz Fest.

You can thank us later!

3. Rome, Italy


Rome is one of Europe’s most popular locations for people of all ages, making it the perfect destination to keep older and younger adults amused.

Steeped in history, Italy’s capital has the sights and the food. From the Vatican to classic Italian pizza and the Colosseum to gelato, Rome is perfect for catching-up with your children over a table filled with some of Europe’s finest cuisine.

You’ll all be kept busy in Rome!

4. Phuket, Thailand

Spend your mornings sipping coffee inside of a tent, your afternoons snorkelling above vibrant coral and marine life, your evenings shopping and eating in the night markets, and your nights sleeping inside of a cocoon.

Whether you’d rather hike a jungle trail or swim under a waterfall, Phuket has so much to offer!


5. Queenstown, New Zealand

New Zealand’s adventure capital, Queenstown, is the perfect getaway for the adventurous family.

Skydive, bungy jump, jet boat, zip or canyon swing to your heart’s content while taking in the snow-capped mountain views and crisp fresh air.

Queenstown is routinely named as being one of the friendliest cities in the world with locals always willing to help you out with directions or pointers on the best activities, excursions, and places to dine out.

What’s not to love about Queenstown?

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