The Caribbean is an incredibly popular destination for families. The calm waves and shallow waters of our beaches present the perfect opportunity to introduce young children to the ocean. Our breezy, sunny weather doesn’t hurt, either. But it’s important to remember that the sun rays can be much stronger here than other places! You can help protect the littlest members of your family by giving them hats, applying lots of sunscreen with a high SPF, making sure they wear T-shirts and keeping them out of direct sunlight for long periods of time.
A family of globe-trotting bloggers has several more sun shelter tips for beach vacations with the kids—you can take a look here.