Your children can have loads of fun during your family vacation in Italy. Be they tiny tots or teens, there are plenty of activities that offer them both entertainment and education. If you begin by including your children at the very first stages of trip planning, encouraging them to participate in the adventure of discovering a new country, you'll not only make the vacation less stressful for yourselves, but you'll also be teaching them to relish strange new experiences, and you will be giving them a priceless opportunity to enjoy their encounter with history, art, architecture and a foreign lifestyle. Not only will their memories of the trip help them understand their schoolwork in later years, but it could also lead to a lifelong interest in people whose lives are not the same as ours.
And here are some activities we suggest you consider doing with your kids while on vacation: