Along the east coast of Florida just north of Jupiter beach, is Blowing Rocks Preserve, one of Florida’s Best kept secrets. Florida is known for stretches of white sand and beautiful water ranging from emerald, to turquoise, to aqua blue depending on where you are. What it’s not known for are rugged coast lines. Continue Reading…
Summer vacation is almost over! It seemed to go by so fast but we certainly made the most of it. One of the best adventures of our summer were spent right here in our own backyard. Not literally, but just across the bridge. My teenage son and I were lucky enough to be included in the TradeWinds Resort blogger family event courtesy of Tampa Bay Bloggers and TradeWinds Island Grand Resort, St. Pete Beach. This resort has all the elements to proivde the best staycation in Florida. Continue Reading…!
Greetings! I know you were all waiting and anticipating the next stop on our Island Hopping Caribbean adventure. My apologies for taking so long to pick this back up. I had to prepare for a major move to the other side of the county. I’ve left the comforts of luxury apartment living in über suburbia for a little slice of country life in a nice size house on a ginormous plot of land. No worries; it’s just down the street from a different suburbia. Instead of Super Target in my backyard, I have to journey about 20 minutes down the interstate. It’s been different to say the least and it’s already yielded some new adventures and I can’t wait to share them with you. We are all moved in and settled now so I’m getting back into my normal routine, which means writing and sharing adventures. Now without further adieu, on to St. Kitts! Go On…Keep Reading!
So far on our Island Hopping quest we’ve visited Puerto Rico, St. Thomas and Barbados. The next stop on the Carnival Valor itinerary was the luscious green island of Saint Lucia! Unlike the other islands, I had actually seen a few pictures of St. Lucia so I knew that it was very tropical and densely forested. I had also seen the famous Piton peaks in pictures. However, nothing could really prepare me for just how breathtakingly beautiful this island truly is. It’s exactly what you think paradise should be. It’s like Jurassic Park minus the man-eating dinosaurs. Go On…Keep Reading!
Island hopping on a cruise is a great way to see a lot of places with a limited amount of time. Our 2nd port of call on the Carnival Valor itinerary was the beautiful island of Barbados! After an entire day at sea we couldn’t wait to get off of the ship to explore. One day was not enough. Go On…Keep Reading!