International Travel Guide
Family Fun Vacations and Activities At Viceroy Anguilla
Families looking for a tropical retreat will
find that Viceroy Anguilla can’t be beat. Located on 35 lush acres, with
3,200 feet of beachfront land along Barnes and Meads Bays, Viceroy Anguilla
offers unique family offerings from learning how to DJ at “Scratch Academy”
to sailing classes. They also host story-time with local authors, designing
TOMS shoes as well as a variety of fitness options made just for children.
Children will enjoy the Scratch Academy Program that lets them learn how to mix up their music with one of the island’s most renowned DJs. The “Scratch Academy” is a fun way to learn more about music as children create new sounds. Founded by Jam Master Jay of Run DMC, its mission is to provide education and access to the dynamic art form of the DJ and producer.
Another fun program the family will enjoy are the Sailing Classes, and there's also a Anguilla Youth Sailing Club, in which children can learn a new sport and enjoy the waters of the Caribbean Sea. This is a great opportunity for families to share a new expereince in Anguilla, which is known for its sailboat races.
Along with sailing, Viceroy Anguilla also offers Fitness Classes, and other activities for children that include a Kids’ Rock Wall Climbing Clinic, Barry’s Kids’ Boot Camp, Kids Tennis Fun Sessions, Kids Aerial, Kids Outdoor Spin, and a Kids Basketball Clinic among other activities to enjoy.
After a day of recreation, children can unwind and enjoy a Book Reading with Local Author. Generation V has held a special book reading and signing with local children’s book author Joanne Mason in the past. she's a wonderful author, who books include a Caribbean Tales series “Trixie the Monkey that Ate Nevis” about a naughty monkey and “The Perfect Shell,” which is about Hattie the Hermit Crab who lives in St Martin. Author, Joanne Mason, is just one of the delightful readers who enjoy shares their stories with children, and inspiring a love of reading.
By Melody Schubert
Learn More: For details on the Ice Climbing Series and available packages at the Big White Ski Resort visit www.bigwhite.com or call 1-800-663-2772 for reservations and bookings.