Caribbean · Other Resorts · Travel

Hotel L’Esplanade | An Exquisite and Intimate Boutique Hotel in St. Martin

Hotel L'Esplanade An Exquisite and Intimate Boutique Hotel in St. Martin About St. Martin: On September 6th, 2017, the island of St. Martin was changed forever. Hurricane Irma, a category 5 hurricane, devastated the island and destroyed pretty much everything. As most Caribbean islands, the economy of St. Martin is made up of 84% tourism.… Continue reading Hotel L’Esplanade | An Exquisite and Intimate Boutique Hotel in St. Martin

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Why the Island of St. Martin should be your Next Vacation

Why the Island of St. Martin should be your Next Vacation: Background of St. Martin:The island of St. Martin is owned half by the French and half by the Dutch. The airport is on the Dutch side, but a taxi ride to the French side is only around a 20 minute drive. The beauty of… Continue reading Why the Island of St. Martin should be your Next Vacation

Travel · Travel Tips

Travel Packing List | My Step-by-Step Packing Strategy

Travel Packing List The first step of packing for ANY trip should include making a list. I don't care how often I travel, if I don't make a list... I will forget something. It happens every time. Sometimes, even where I make a list - I will think of something later and not add it… Continue reading Travel Packing List | My Step-by-Step Packing Strategy

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My Personal Experience with Cheap Caribbean | Is it too good to be true?

My Personal Experience with Cheap Caribbean For my latest trip to the gorgeous island of Aruba (read more about my trip here), I used a website called Cheap Caribbean to book the entire trip. I had never used it before, and this post is in no way sponsored by them. However, I was extremely pleased with the… Continue reading My Personal Experience with Cheap Caribbean | Is it too good to be true?

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Flamingo Beach in Aruba | Renaissance Resort + Private Island

Aruba Trip Recap The Famous Flamingo Beach in Aruba Olivia and I had the unreal experiences of spending 4 nights at Renaissance Aruba Resort & Casino. This Resort is separated into two different hotels (side by side), where one is adults only and one is family friendly. However, no matter which side you stay on -… Continue reading Flamingo Beach in Aruba | Renaissance Resort + Private Island

Florida · Travel

St. Pete Beach Travel Guide | Everything You Need to Know

Location Specifically, we stayed in Pass-A-Grille, which is a smaller community within the general area that is considered St. Pete Beach. Pass-A-Grille has everything that a true beach lover could ever dream of. The area has an inviting, walkable local beach vibe with gorgeous Caribbean-like waters. However, if you are looking for a bit more to… Continue reading St. Pete Beach Travel Guide | Everything You Need to Know

Caribbean · Sandals Resorts · Travel

Sandals South Coast | Jamaica | A Photographic Resort Tour

Sandals South Coast | Jamaica A Photographic Resort Tour The Grounds: The beach at Sandals South Coast in Jamaica has a gorgeous and huge stretch of beach! One of my favorite parts of the resort was the Over-Water Bar, which has hammocks around the outside edges of the dock. Another unique touch for Sandals South… Continue reading Sandals South Coast | Jamaica | A Photographic Resort Tour

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Barbados Trip Recap | Sandals Royal Barbados

Sandals Royal Barbados: On our most recent trip, we traveled to Barbados and stayed at Sandals Royal Barbados (no surprises there - unless you are not aware how obsessed we are with Sandals - and in that case, nice to meet you). We had an amazing trip together - because we always do! However, while… Continue reading Barbados Trip Recap | Sandals Royal Barbados

Caribbean · Sandals Resorts · Travel

An Inside Tour of the Sandals Over-Water-Bungalows | Jamaica

The Inside Scoop: A life-long dream of mine has been to stay in an over-water-bungalow! Well, my dream (almost) came true recently. I work as an affiliate for Sandals Resorts, and you can read about my recent Sandals Affiliate Trip here. While I didn't actually get to stay in the Sandals over-the-water bungalows, I did… Continue reading An Inside Tour of the Sandals Over-Water-Bungalows | Jamaica

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Jamaica Round 2 | Sandals Ochi | Trip Recap

Sandals Ochi | Ocho Rios, Jamaica No, you are not having deja vu... and yes, I did go to Jamaica two weeks in a row. Why? The last trip (with James) was more of a business trip, and you can read about that trip here. This particular trip was planned months ago - I actually… Continue reading Jamaica Round 2 | Sandals Ochi | Trip Recap