This year was our first official "Fall Break"! Even though our work schedules are flexible now that Superman and I both work from home, we wanted to plan our last vacation of the year around Kasen's Fall Break. Thankfully our school district is a week later than most everyone else so the crowds and traffic weren't bad at all!! We drove down to a resort near Panama City Beach and stayed right on the beach. It was so nice to not have to drive ANYWHERE! :-D We just showed up, ma
We can't sit still for long without planning some kind of a trip. Even when we insist on relaxing and staying home, being like "normal" people - we still end up picking up and doing some last minute adventure or traveling somewhere spur of the moment. This time we knew we had a long weekend planned for fourth of July but just couldn't decide on where to go! We booked everything for Florida and then about a week before leaving changed our mind lol! "Naahhh.. let's go to Delawa
Cruising is a wonderful way to explore the islands. Sure, you don’t get to really saturate yourself in the culture, but even if you’re not big into the idea of cruising it’s a great way to visit a lot of places in a short amount of time to see where you might want to visit for a longer period of time! We love it because it’s an easy way to travel multiple countries without having to put the kids through a dozen plane rides, taxis and hotels! They love the kids club that Royal
After spending nearly a week total in Puerto Rico I realized that it needed it's own separate blog post! It really was like two vacations in one because we spent 4 days in Puerto Rico, then 7 days exploring the caribbean islands and then came back for 2 more days in San Juan. We stayed in an Air bnb in the Ocean Park beach area, which was a great place to be!! Actually we were initially in a different air bnb, about 4 blocks from the beach but the noise at night was too much!
Preparing for our vacation is one of my favorite things besides the vacation itself!! From the time we decide to go, the preparation begins whether it's two weeks away or two months away, my brain kicks in high gear. So I'm going to share my little secrets about what the early stages of planning look like for me! The obvious things are choosing the destination, booking the flight, researching hotels or air b&b's and looking at transportation options. Superman is WAY better at