St. Thomas in the U.S. Virgin Islands is a beautiful island destination known for smooth, white-sand beaches and clear, turquoise waters perfect for swimming and water sports. Situated east of Puerto Rico and south-east of Miami in the Caribbean Sea, the island’s 32 square miles offer a lively and exceptional family friendly getaway. If your family is on an Eastern … [Read more...]
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It's been a while since I've been able to enjoy a meal at a prix fixe dining event like Winterlicious and Summerlicious. Before kids, my husband and I would check out multiple restaurants during each event. I think one time we made reservations for 4 restaurants over a 2 week span. I wouldn't recommend that unless you like visiting the gym multiple times a week - I don't so you … [Read more...]
If you are looking for a vacation spot, San Antonio, Texas is a fantastic place for families to visit. You will find great theme parks, a wonderful zoo, underground caverns, historical sites, museums and plenty of amazing restaurants in this culturally diverse city. Below is our guide to San Antonio, Texas with kids - the best activities, attractions and places to eat. … [Read more...]
One of the ports on a recent Disney Wonder cruise was Key West, Florida. We had 5 hours in the afternoon to fit in in a little bit of everything - shopping, eating, tourist attractions and history & culture. Key West is charming, laid back and has an island like vibe to it. It definitely feels different than other other US destinations we've visited. The island … [Read more...]
St. Thomas - part of the U.S. Virgin Islands - is a popular cruise destination on many Eastern Caribbean itineraries. We recently returned from a 7-night cruise vacation with St. Thomas as 1 of 3 ports of call. My husband and I have visited St. Thomas several times - before we had kids - and our visits were usually spent sightseeing and shopping around Charlotte Amalie - … [Read more...]