Perfect Weekend Getaways

Take advantage of your weekend by traveling to these cities and towns. You could keep coming back to these destinations over and over and still find new things to do, but they are great for exploring a few days at a time. While there are many other destinations that fit the bill for this list,…

What to Do in Bermuda

This past New Year’s Eve, my family and I went to the island of Bermuda. Such a great decision! We stayed at the Newstead Belmont Hills Hotel – a perfect location in the middle of the island and just a short ferry ride away from Hamilton (the main city). The hotel had two restaurants (a…

What to do in St. Croix

One word comes to mind when I think about St. Croix:  relaxing! I recently spent 5 days in St. Croix, USVI and wanted to share all of my recommendations – from things to do to places to eat. We landed mid-afternoon, rented a car and drove about 45 minutes to our hotel – the Buccaneer…

Curacao Vacation

I just got back from a week in Curacao and it was fantastic! Imagine turquoise blue waters, coral reefs, colorful houses, scuba diving and a beautiful desert landscape with cactus everywhere. I highly recommend going to this Dutch island in the Caribbean. It is about 40 miles off the shore of Venezuela. The locals are…

St. Maarten Sunset Beach Bar

If you are heading to St. Maarten soon, you have to go to the Sunset Beach Bar. It is so much fun! These huge planes come in to Princess Juliana Airport and as they land they get so low and go right over the beach. They also take off and the power of the engines…

Top 11 Things You MUST do in Bermuda

While you are in Bermuda you HAVE to do these things! 1. Rent a bike from Oleanders! You can’t rent a car there and this is a perfect way to get around the island. We were there for 8 days and only had to refill the gas tank once for 5 dollars. We used the…

St. Maarten, USVI

I went on a cruise with friends two weeks ago and if you have read previous posts, you know I love cruises! They are so much fun! I also think they are a great way to see numerous islands in one trip and it’s not expensive. Well, this cruise went to St. Maarten (also known…