Family Travel Destination: Catalina Island

Family Travel Destination: Catalina Island

Catalina Island is a fun travel destination for families with kids of any age.  Whether you visit overnight, for a weekend, a few days, or a week, you’ll find plenty to do. Just 22 miles off the California coast, Catalina Island is 22 miles long and up to 8 miles wide.  It takes about an hour to get there by boat (or 15 minutes by air).  Boats leave year-round out of ports in Long Beach, Dana Point, Newport Beach, and San Pedro.  For my family, the boat ride to and from the island was a fun and memorable part of...

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