A weekend road trip will be enough for a fun family vacation even if you don’t live near the ocean. You’ll still feel like you’re at the beach as you’re relaxing on a lounge chair hearing the lapping waves.
Water parks are not all about their wet and wild attractions. Drier temptations such as arcades and play areas with video games will keep the kids entertained for hours. Many have pools simulating waves so even capricious teens can have a blast without complaining.
The following list is based on Travelers' Choice Awards. Winners were chosen using an algorithm that took into account the quantity and quality of reviews and ratings given to venues over the last year.
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