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Why I Love
All Inclusive Family Vacations



Family all inclusive vacations beat every single other type of vacation in my book!

As a mom and an avid traveler, I have been around the world several times. I enjoy all types of travel from downright "roughing it" to uber class luxury.

But when I travel with my children I prefer all inclusive vacation resorts. Let me share with you my reasons why.



1) Up Front Costs are Clear!

I want to know up front what my costs are going to be. In a family you need to be budget conscious, especially if there are many children. Costs can add up! As you know all inclusive vacations include all of your meals, and in some cases even snacks and drinks! This sure helps avoid credit card statement shock when you return home from your holiday.


2) No Need to Cook - Ever!

It is so luxurious to just wake up and wander down to have breakfast, lunch or dinner without a care about what to make and where to buy the ingredients. Holidays are not holidays if you are always cooking and cleaning!


3) All You Can Eat!

It's usually all-you-can-eat! This satisfies the big eaters in our family.

4) Lots of variety!

Lots of variety on all inclusive family vacations and resorts typically serve many dishes buffet style at each meal. This ensures the whole family is satisfied!



5) Free Activities!

All inclusive family vacations sometimes also include a variety of free activities as well. Some of our favorite examples include paddle boats, snorkeling, games, organized kids activities and movies.


6) You Can Save Money!

All inclusive family vacation resorts offer more bang for the buck. It is usually cheaper in the long run to book and all inclusive than to pay for everything separately.

Family life can be stressful so it is important to have family vacations as stress free as possible. That's why I love all inclusive family vacations!


You know, your vacation can take over a year to save up for and only a second to ruin. Before you go, you may want to purchase travel insurance through Travel Guard. Starting at $30.

For more ideas on family vacation ideas go to family-vacation-advisor.com

Guest Blogger: Venetia Franklin is a avid travel addict - whose goal is to go to the best places on earth - that's my bucket list!

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About Marianne Schwab
TV Travel Show Producer

For over twenty years, TV Travel Show Producer, Marianne Schwab, has been collecting money saving travel tips as a travel producer for high profile television programs. She has flown all over the world and produced live television productions on location from Caesar's Palace on the Vegas Strip to the beautiful island of Oahu. Read more