Adventure , distilled into its purest form , means stepping beyond your surroundings , finding awe in the unfamiliar and appreciating the challenges ahead of you . To add the spice of adventure to your family vacation does not necessarily make it an “ extreme ” journey . You simply need to incorporate activities that are not only enlightening and energetic , but also physically realistic for all age groups .
Good news : there are many options out there that will easily engage and impress every generation you bring along . The key is finding the right balance of activity , history and natural splendor — a balance you ’ ll definitely find in the family-friendly adventures on the following pages .