Although taking long family vacation trips can be a lot of
fun, it is essential not to overlook the value of a quick weekend trip. Weekend
vacations can be a great way of breaking up the dullness of the weekday
routine. These trips are also a fantastic way of having lots of family fun,
without having to spend a lot of money. On many occasions, you don’t even have
to spend the night away from home. You can get back to your home in plenty of
time for bed if you simply plan to go to a place that is only a few hours away
from where you live. If you’re looking for some great ideas on how to get
started with planning this enjoyable weekend vacation, then read on!
It’s wise to ask around and see if any of your family members have particular ideas for places they would like to go, before you begin actually planning your trip. One of your kids may reveal that they have actually been wanting to go to some attraction such as the zoo, or they might even have a strong desire to revisit a location that they went to a long time ago. Although some children can be quite expressive about their wishes, other children have a tendency not to share their ideas until you ask. You’ll be more equipped for planning your vacation when you’re all done gathering everyone’s ideas for places to go and things to see.
Make Plans Beforehand
You can easily have lots of fun if you just pack everyone in
the vehicle and start driving, but at times your vacation can end up even more
fun if you take a little time to make plans for your weekend. For example, you
can help …
One of the most popular destinations for honeymooners from
all around the world, Lagos, the capital city of Nigeria offers a bit of
everything… serene blue beaches, hills which remain mist covered almost the
year-round and greenery that takes you close to paradise!
Whether you love beaches or hills, Lagos offers you enough romance to make your special days an affair to remember always! Start your day with a trip to the Coconut Beach, located just to the southern part of the city of Lagos. An island which is as quaint as could be, Coconut beach is characterized by yellow sand and a sea whose blue waters are the most transparent as you would ever find. Walk hand in hand with your partner or laze under the warm rays of the sun in this beautiful coastal heaven. Named after the coconut trees which surround this lovely beach, Coconut Beach can also provide tourists with great options of accommodation. A number of resorts have also been developed along this stretch of Lagos, many of which offer special packages for honeymooners.
For those of you with a taste of adventure, the city of
Lagos again offers a number of options. One of these is of course Shere Hill, a
beautiful rocky hill, which is located around 1829 meters above the sea level.
Providing a great opportunity for honeymooners with a sense of adventure, Shere
Hill offers an exciting hiking option as well. Surrounded by greenery all
around, this rocky climb can also provide you with a number of places of visual
beauty during the hike. There is also an excellent view-point in the middle of
the climb, which you can use for a photo opportunity to capture the precious
moments of your honeymoon to look back into whenever you feel …