Igniting the summer at Governors Island
The benefits of broadening your children's horizons, of helping them see that the world is filled with adventure and wonder, and that diverse and interesting people live their lives in ways they had never before considered is worth every ounce of aggravation. And with a little luck, you might even inspire wanderlust in your little travelers.
Whether you and your family take a vacation out of state, or around the corner, there is no doubt you all will learn different things. For example, you may have a bus tour in your own city. This tour can educate you on the history of the neighborhood along with other interesting information. There are tour buses in the boroughs of New York City and many local residents take the tour as if they were first time visitors.
Don't let opportunities to take a family vacation slip away. Vacations are healthy. You may not have the financial ability to take luxurious vacations. However, taking a vacation locally is a great way for you and your family to get away from the usual routine. You and your family will benefit from a well-earned break. And when it is time to return to your normal schedule, you all will have a clear mind and stress free start.
Here is a local trip that is reminiscent of a trip abroad let's visit (Governors Island)
Things to do on Governors Island
This post is about Governors Island, a small island in the East River – where there is just about every kind of recreational activity possible. It’s a playground for kids AND adults! No cars are allowed on the island and you can stroll or ride a bike around the island while taking in beautiful views of the skyline. The best part: it is just 7 minutes from Lower Manhattan by ferry. Governors Island is a beloved quick getaway from the hustle and bustle of New York.
Restaurants of Governors Island
Camping under the stars
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