Many parents are looking for the perfect place to create special memories with their children in May, which is Family Month. Agoda, one of the world’s fastest growing online travel agents (OTA), analyzed booking data based on May departures and found that the favorite destinations of Korean travelers with children were Jeju, Okinawa, Da Nang, Hoi An, Guam, Cebu, and Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia.
Jeju Island is expected to be the most visited domestic destination by travelers with children in May. Jeju is full of enjoyable activities as well as beautiful nature. You can enjoy fantastic natural features such as the Jungmun Daepo Columnar Lava Formation and Cheonjeyeon Falls, or participate in a ceramics painting class at the Lee Jung-seob Gallery. The Teddy Bear Museum and Alive Museum are also good places to take the children. Located in Seogwipo, Palm Valley Resort, which includes a pool for kids and a walkway with strange rocks and a primeval forest, has many facilities children can enjoy.
Okinawa, Japan, known as the “Hawaii of the East,” was the most booked destination for travelers with children in May. At the Churaumi Aquarium, one of the largest in Asia, you can see whale sharks swimming. Children also like to visit the Nago Pineapple Park, where you can tour a pineapple plantation from a train. Okinawa Grand Mer Resort is a family-friendly property that has a pool for kids, a kids club, and a babysitting service which allows parents to spend some time on their own.
Da Nang and Hoi An
Da Nang and Hoi An, Vietnam, are also top destinations for travelers with children. Da Nang’s most famous landmark, Ba Na Hills National Park, has an amusement park and the world’s second-longest cable car ride. You can enjoy an historical experience at Hoi An Old Town, which retains the appearance of a 17th-Century trading port. Close to major attractions, Little Riverside in Hoi An, which has a private beach and relaxing spa, is the perfect place to spend time with the family.
Famous for its beautiful beaches, the American territory Guam is popular for travelers with children. You can enjoy the beautiful sea at Tomon Beach, Gun Beach or Ritidian Beach. You can also take part in dolphin tours off the coast. The Outrigger Guam Beach Resort, which is adjacent to major attractions, has a variety of facilities, including a pool where the whole family can swim together and a playground for children.
Cebu, Philippines, is a perfect destination for travelers with children. It is a treasure trove of unique historical sites and beautiful natural features such as emerald beaches. The Oslob Whale Shark Watching Tour is everyone’s favorite activity there. Take a glimpse of the culture of Cebu by exploring historic attractions such as Magellan’s Cross. Shangri-La’s Mactan Resort and Spa offers a variety of facilities for children such as a game room, indoor playground, and pool for kids.
Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia is good for a trip with children. Kota Kinabalu is famous for gorgeous natural attractions including the coast, mangrove forests, and fireflies. Especially, the beautiful sunset, which is considered as one of the three greatest sunsets in the world, should not be missed. Tunku Abdul Rahman Park offers a variety of activities to experience its unique ecosystem. If you are planning a trip with your children, Sabah Beach Villas & Suites, with a pool for kids and a private beach, is a perfect place to stay.
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