Alternatives to the Caribbean for Winter Break

Alternatives to the Caribbean for Winter Break

With the Caribbean in shambles, parents need to recalibrate vacation plans. Here are some warm-weather alternatives

Mexico, all inclusive (Hyatt Ziva (four locations)+ the  just opened  Xcaret (adventure water park) in Riviera Maya, another all inclusive.

Barbados,  The House or The Waves (all inclusive)

Bermuda The Loren, a new property

Jamaica Tryall , (hiking, watersports on 2200 acre nature preserve), Half Moon Bay (SUP, kayak, sailing, wake boarding, tubing)

Dominican Republic, Cap Cana, Eden Roc or all  inclusive Majestic

Paul Gaughin Cruises to Tahiti and Society Islands

Visit islands like Bora Bora, and Motu Mahana for hiking, boating and watersports. A new partnership with Wildlife Conservation Society called Stewards of Nature (for kids 7-17)  offers astronomy talks with an onboard telescope, swimming with sting rays and hands-on wildlife talks.

 

Amy Tara Koch
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