All these online websites are always talking about couples visiting these beaches and couples having fun on those beaches. It is as if the parents never want to visit places with their kids. It does not matter how annoying the kids are, parents’ love for them is always beyond people’s imaginations. A mother loves her kid like no other entity on this planet can. She is only most satisfied and happy when she has her kids with her whether she is on vacations or visiting her parents’ home in a village that kids don’t really like to go to.
Take the example of mother in the movie “Home Alone”. It doesn’t matter to a mother how a trip gets ruined. If she is missing her kid, she will not live without him/her. Today, you are going to look at some great places in California that mothers can visit with their kids. These are not the places specifically designed for couples but places where a mother can feel comfortable with her children. The names of the places are not given according to any priority. These are just some great places that mothers would love to go to with their kids.
USS Midway Museum
This particular museum is located in San Diego, California. Museum might not be the first thing that will come to your mind when thinking of visiting it with your children, but this museum is an exception. This particular museum is on top of an aircraft carrier. The collection of aircrafts on this ship is going to keep your children busy for hours and you might have to force them out of the museum to go home. This is a perfect place to visit if one of your kids has dreams of joining the army.
Could you ever have a list of places to visit for kids without talking about Disneyland? Disneyland needs absolutely no introduction. This theme park has the significance that no other theme park might have in the world. Located in Anaheim, California, this amazing theme park was under Walt Disney’s own supervision when built. The complex has expanded with time so the exact place you would want to visit with your kids is Disneyland Park. When you go there keep in mind that you are visiting the most visited theme park in the world and don’t forget to pay a visit to Mickey’s Toontown.
Monterey Bay Aquarium
Kids love animals and they really do love sea animals more. As the name suggests, this amazing aquarium is located in Monterey, California. The water in the aquarium comes from the sea through pipes. Kelp Forest is one of the most amazing things to see here with your kids. Of course, the visit cannot be completed without the open sea galleries. There are literally quite a few sharks that you can view from a distance of a few inches in the aquarium. Kids can also have a look at the jellyfish and penguins while enjoying at the aquarium.
It is located in San Diego, California and if your kids love Lego they are definitely going to love this park. It is not just a theme park but also a miniature park. There is a lot to make your kids interested in this park. Legoland is now located all over the world in many different countries. There are some great discount offers and specials available for the coming holidays. Explorer Island, Fun Town, Castle Hill, Miniland USA, Pirate Shores, The Beginning etc. are some of the great attractions within the Legoland that you should visit with your children.
It is impossible to create a list of attractions within California without naming Pier 39 in it. This amazing place hosts so much stuff that you can’t get enough of it in one visit. There are shops to visit, restaurants to try out the great food, Aquarium for kids attraction, street performances and even 3D rides to keep your children having fun all day. While rides and other attractions make it a great place, the most amazing thing about the park is the presence of sea animals, more specifically the sea lions.
San Diego Zoo
Since kids love animals, you as a mother should never be reluctant in taking them to a place where there are animals. San Diego zoo is one of the most amazing places for kids in California for the number of animals it holds. There are literally over 3700 animals for kids to look at this zoo. The sight of giant panda is one of the rarest ones and at this zoo you will be able to see this amazing and rare animal. The exhibits are cageless so you don’t ever feel that the animals are being kept enclosed in small places.
It is good for kids when you take them to all the places with animals and rides, but it should never stop you from showing them some pure nature at its beauty’s peak. Lake Tahoe is a place where your kids will see the nature in its full bloom. It will refresh their minds as the beautiful lake with its crystal clear water presents them with an amazing view of vastness surrounded by mountains. You could always visit this place in winters with your kids if you want them to have some fun skiing.
Kings Canyon National Park
This is another place where your kids will get a chance to get close to nature. However, this is going to be one of the most memorable places they have ever visited in their lives. The most amazing thing about this park is the presence of sequoia trees. These are the trees that will make your kids and of course you drop your jaws. These are some of the tallest and biggest trees you find on earth. Think about standing against a tree that is more than 250 feet in height. It would be a challenge for your kids to capture one of these trees on their best smartphone camera in one picture.