St. John, USVI

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3 Day trips on St. John

St. John, USVI is an unspoiled island located in the Caribbean ocean. On our family vacation there this summer, we discovered that not only is St. John beautiful and very family friendly, there are numerous activities to partake in. Although spending all day every day on the beach was tempting, we wanted to make an […]


Riviera Maya vs. USVI

When looking for a family friendly designation, most families want somewhere warm. Although winter activities are fun, the amount of gear and accoutrements a family has to bring on a winter vacation is, at the very least, overwhelming. A summer trip means less clothes and easier living! We try to take a week long family […]

Jeep tours on St. John

A fantastic way to see the island of St. John is to rent a Jeep for the day and cruise around at your own pace. Which is exactly what we did with the whole family on our trip. Originally we planned to rent through the resort because it seemed easiest, but we soon found out […]


Sailing in St. John

We went on a Catamaran trip last summer when we were in Nicaragua and had a total blast so when the opportunity to go sailing in St. John, USVI popped up, we jumped on it. The trip was billed as a “Sunset Cruise” and sold through the Caneel Bay Resort. The boat left from the Caneel Bay Resort […]

Snorkeling with kids

We had many things on our list to do with the kids in St. John and right at the top was snorkeling….even though the kids are a little young. We wanted to try it anyway and Caneel Bay Resort on St. John allows you to check out snorkeling equipment for the duration of your stay. We […]


Activities in St. John with kids

Very soon, we are leaving for St. John and we are soooo excited.  Although we are looking forward to relaxing, we do want to do some activities, so I’ve investigated the possibilities and mapped out a plan for activities in St. John with kids. I think when we get there and check into the hotel, […]

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