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Finding a kid-friendly tourist destination that the whole family will enjoy can be a challenge. While each person may have different interests and ideas of what a vacation should entail, there are some destinations that almost anyone can find exciting. The following cities in North America offer great experiences for adults traveling with children:

Barrie, Ontario

Located in between the Great Lakes in Ontario, Barrie is a quaint city that invites families to enjoy some quality time together with sports and entertainment. The Barrie Molson Centre hosts the home games of the Barrie Colts from the Ontario Hockey League. Families can also enjoy various city festivals such as Winterfest, Santa Claus Parade and Waterfront Festival. Vacations are more than just sightseeing though, and your hotel should be comfortable and unique, says professionals at Monte Carlo Inns. Find a place that has all the amenities your family might need.

Orlando, Florida

Home to the world’s most famous theme park, Orlando is one of the most family-friendly destinations. Walt Disney World invites families into a magical fantasy world full of fun and relaxation. Kids can engage in unforgettable rides and activities in themed sections featuring their favorite Walt Disney characters. Parents at Disney World can enjoy world class accommodations and dining. Orlando also offers a ton of fun at SeaWorld, a marine theme park featuring water slides with dolphins and more.

New York, NY

America’s most popular tourist destination surely has something for everyone. Families can explore thousands of animals in NYC’s five zoos including the Bronx Zoo and New York Aquarium. The American Museum of Natural History offers plenty of fascinating exhibitions for adults and children. The Children’s Museum of Manhattan and New York Science Hall offer hundreds of kid-friendly interactive exhibitions. Central Park also offers great experiences for visitors to enjoy family time in New York’s largest urban green space.

Ottawa, Ontario

Canada’s capital city invites kids to enjoy the Canadian Children’s Museum, which is full of fun interactive exhibitions. Families can also explore the rich culture of Ottawa by visiting other attractions such as the National Science and Technology Museum and historic architectural landmarks. When visiting the capital area, families can also have plenty of fun at Calypso Park, Canada’s biggest water theme park.

Anaheim, California

Anaheim offers interesting attractions for adults and kids. The Disneyland Resort of Anaheim rivals that of Walt Disney World in Florida. Thrilling rides and activities as well as multiple hotels and shopping complexes are included at the Disneyland Resort. Families can also catch an MLB baseball game at the Angel’s Stadium. While kids are having fun, busy parents may attend an important event at the Anaheim Convention Center.

Theme parks, sports stadiums, museums and zoos are top family-friendly attractions. Families can find such great features for everyone to enjoy in these destinations.

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