St. Maarten is a French and Dutch island in the eastern Caribbean that was hit by a major hurricane in 2017. Has the island recovered? Is St. Maarten safe for visitors, and has life on the island returned to normal? We explore old Dutch St. Maarten and answer these questions and more from our recent visit.
We sailed as a family with teenage and younger children aboard the Carnival Sunshine for spring break 2018. Here is an in-depth Carnival Sunshine review, including our thoughts on the ship, the pools and slides, the dining, entertainment, service, staff and ports-of-call on this 9-day family adventure.
Confession: I’m a planner. No, not one of those crazy, minute-by-minute kind, but I do like to plan ahead to lower stress while traveling. That’s why I put together a family cruise packing list before we leave. You should, too, and here are a few things you’ll regret not taking if you forget them on your next trip!
When it comes to family cruises – it can be difficult to decide between an inside and outside cruise cabin. This in-depth review compares inside vs outside cruise cabins – suites, balconies, window and interior staterooms, which is best for family travel and why.