If white sand and crystal clear water are your thing, look no further. The Caribbean offers beaches that are usually reserved for daydreams. For extra peace of mind, opt for a Beaches Resort as all of their beaches have been awarded the Earthcheck certification - perfect for those keen to look after the environment.
Most Caribbean resorts are located on calm, protected shorelines, perfect for novice little swimmers. For those not quite ready to face the open water, resorts such as Beaches Resorts feature special zero-entry pools for tots to play safely (as well as action-packed waterparks for older family members).
The Caribbean offers some of the most spectacular dive sites at both coral reefs and shipwrecks, all thriving with colourful marine life. Turks & Caicos, in particular, is considered to be one of the top diving destinations in the world, with protected natural reefs, crystal-clear waters and an amazing range of incredible undersea sights. For those keen to explore the underwater world,Beaches Resorts is the perfect option, offering up to two free dives a day for certified divers and a variety of courses and PADI qualifications so that even novice divers will be strapping on a scuba tank! For kids, the PADI Bubblemaker programme allows children (ages 8 years and up) gives them an opportunity to experience scuba diving, teaching them to breathe underwater, swim with find and perform underwater skills.