When taking to the road for vacation with kids, make sure you find plenty of things to do to keep them occupied.
That said what about when that trip involves heading to Tulum in Mexico? And if you did not already know, Tulum is a couple hours south of Cancun.
Taking your children to another country might at first seem like a bit of a challenge, but the truth is it is not.
Your children can have as much if not more fun outside the U.S. than if they stayed stateside.
With that in mind, what do you do for some nights out in Tulum without the kids?
Fun for the Adults with the Kids Along on the Trip
When you’re traveling as an adult with children, sure, you want your young one or ones to have fun. But this does not mean you and your better half can’t have some fun too.
If you can swing it, what about bring a grandparent or grandparents along on the trip?
Now you may think having your or your spouse’s parent or parents along for the ride might be uncomfortable. As it turns out, they can end up spending quality time with their grandchildren. That time together also means you and your partner get away for a night or two of fun while the children are cared for.
You may also toss around the idea of a babysitter or nanny.
If you already have one, would you consider asking them to come on the trip with you? Some would in most cases jump at such an opportunity to go with the family for some R&R.
In the event you do not bring a babysitter or nanny with you, do not fret. Hotels like Grand Bahia Principe Tulum offer a babysitter service.
One of the great things about the babysitter service is your children are taken care of while you are getting the needed R&R you came for.
With the babysitter service, your children can get time in the pool, enjoy activities at the water park, and have the time of their lives in bumper cars and more. Even better, they can bond with others their age. In the process, they can make some new friends for years to come.
With a kids’ club and activities program for children, there should be enough things to do with kids in Tulum that your little ones are quite happy with their experiences.
Sure, there’s a chance you will hit the beach during the day or do some sightseeing as a family to the local Mayan ruins.
When the evening hours roll around, you could go as a family for a nice night on the town.
This can include a good meal and taking in some of the sights in the area that are opening in the evening hours.
No matter what you decide to do, make sure your children are happy during the trip. Happy kids make for happier adults when the family is away from home.
When it is time for Only the Adults
And for a little adult only time when heading out at night, you can consider any of the following activities:
- Dancing – If you love going out to hear great music and getting those feet moving, you can spend a night out dancing.
- Dinner for two – How about starting a romantic night out with your spouse with a great dinner? There are plenty of good food options awaiting you and yours.
- Casino – Roll the dice and see if you can win some money by visiting a casino. You could end up paying for your trip and then some if you are quite lucky.
- Walk the beach – What could be more romantic than walking with your love on the beach under the stars?
When headed to Tulum with kids, there’s no reason families won’t return home saying it was one of the best trips ever.