This Mother’s Day, don’t just settle for the traditional gifts of flowers, jewelry or chocolate. Instead, give Mom a gift she’ll remember for years to come — the gift of a vacation. Moms always appreciate the chance to make memories together, and a special trip is one of the best ways to bring the family together for an experience she isn’t likely to forget. Consider some of these top destinations for your Mother’s Day getaway.
New York City
Take a bite out of the Big Apple with mom on a trip to New York City. With activities and attractions for all ages, New York is perfect for the whole family. See a show on Broadway or view rare masterpieces at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Relax with a stroll through Central Park, or take the kids for a day trip to Coney Island. From iconic landmarks like the Empire State Building and the Statue of Liberty to cultural destinations like the American Museum of Natural History, New York is a fantastic place to make family memories.
Destin / Ft. Walton Beach, FL
Give Mom the ultimate gift of relaxation with a getaway on the sunny shores of Destin and Ft. Walton Beach, Florida. With average daily temperatures of 83 degrees, May is an ideal time to visit the emerald waters of the Gulf Coast. In addition to the white sand beaches, the area offers plenty of resorts, museums and attractions that appeal to the whole family, like the Gulfarium Marine Adventure Park.
San Diego, CA
Pack up the family and head to the West Coast on a trip to San Diego. Enjoy the gardens and architecture at Balboa Park before visiting the San Diego Zoo, or soak in the rays at Mission Beach. From the historic Gaslamp Quarter with its shops, art galleries and theaters to the pristine beauty of the city’s stunning shore, San Diego is the perfect combination of fun and relaxation.
New Orleans, LA
Take Mom and the rest of the family to the Big Easy for a vacation filled with good music, good food and a whole lot of culture. Explore the city’s history and get an authentic New Orleans experience as you stroll through the French Quarter, then head to the Garden District for a peek at some of its stunning architecture. The Backstreet Cultural Museum offers a look at what makes the city unique, while the Audubon Nature Institute is a family staple with a zoo, aquarium, golf course and insectarium.
Las Vegas, NV
Head to the Las Vegas Strip, where Mom can try her luck at the casinos, enjoy a show and even ride a gondola at the Venetian. The city offers plenty of fun for non-gamblers too, with attractions like the Mandalay Bay beach and aquarium and the Neon Museum. You’ll also be close enough to take a day trip helicopter tour over the Grand Canyon, or see the Hoover Dam.
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