The Top 5 West Coast Vacation Spots for Families

First, every child should experience the magic of Disneyland at some point in their life. 

With two different theme parks, the classic Disneyland and the new California adventure that's perfect for thrill seekers. The new Disney California Adventure Park is located on Buena Vista Street in Los Angeles and lets you experience all that Walt Disney discovered. The park invites you to stroll down Disney memory lane and reimagines the historical sites and sounds that inspired Walt himself to create the historic and iconic theme park. Adventure Park contains a slew of attractions, entertainment, fine dining options and more for the casual, adventurous and young-at-heart to pursue. Check out their website for good deals and details on the best and latest attractions.

Located in Carlsbad, California is the world-famous LEGOLAND a theme park based on the popular children's toy. A childhood dream come true LEGOLAND reimagines the childhood memories we all fell in love with. Rekindle the lego-maniac inside and enjoy a vacation to a modern theme park designed to reignite the imaginations of those both young and old. Make sure to check out mini-land that has Lego replicas of popular cities in the states and Europe including New York City and the Eiffel Tower in Paris. Also, be sure to look at their website for the best times to visit and a map of the park.

San Diego, California has much to offer families and people of all ages. It has some of the safest well-patrolled beaches in the US, plus the world-famous San Diego Zoo and Sea World.

Monterey Bay is a great place to bring the kids. There are many fun adventures such as Whale Watching, a great aquarium and you can even check out old historic lighthouses. Planning to visit the Monterey Bay area? If you need a place to stay there are hotels, restaurants and nearby events located in Monterey and Carmel. Your vacation is localized and centralized to all the latest and coolest attractions!

Finally, try a visit to Spokane, Washington this city has amazing parks and great museums. Visit Riverfront park and ride the Spokane falls sky ride or the Looff carousel. There's also a large red wagon sculpture that your kids will love to play on.

Here's a tip: Do your research on resorts and tour companies as some have great family packages and events specifically for kids. What are you waiting for? The choice is yours. The next step is to determine how you'd like to enjoy your travels. Would you prefer independent travel or a west coast tour to some of the most popular attractions in the region. Think about it! And those are the top 5 west coast vacation tips for families.