Family Travels
Cruise Spring 2007
Seven Night Western Caribbean

Seven  Night Southern Caribbean
Royal Caribbean's Serenade of the Seas

San Juan, Puerto Rico
St. Thomas
St. Maarten
St. Lucia
Day at Sea
San Juan, Puerto Rico
Our fifth family cruise was booked with relaxation in
mind.  We had been to all of the ports of we
knew what we wanted to do.

We booked our private boat in St. Thomas
We decided to do the exact same shore excursions
in Antigua and Barbados....sailing on a catamaran

However, in St. Lucia...we wanted to see more of see banana plantations, spice fields,
waterfalls, fishing villages and the wonderful scenic
Grand Pitons.
St. Lucia
We really wanted to explore
more of St. Lucia and see the
interior of the island.  We alot
of pride in showing his
home....the botanical gardens,
We really wanted to explore
roadside stops for banana,
more of St. Lucia and see the
coconut milk, tapioca treats.  
This was one of best shore
This was one of best shore
excursions we have ever
done.excursions we have ever

Royal Caribbean's Serenade of the Seas
Erica enjoys a drink at the
Sail Away Party
Right:  Amanda loves the rock climbing
Above:  A stop for Coconut millk
Below:  Another stop for tapioca
St. Maarten
We enjoy the French Culture of
straight to our favorite cafe for
crepes and quiches....a quick
stop at the grocery store for
cheese and wine.  A drop in for
fresh Belgian
chocoloates...and then spent
some time at the craft stalls by
the marina
We love sailing in Barbados...and
since this vacation was all about
relaxing...we did the same thing as
we did in Antigua....Spent a day on
a catamaran.
This included snorkeling with the
sea turtles
St. Thomas

Our shore excursion we
booked through Shoretrips we
did in 2005) was canceled due
to bad weather.

So we took the Ferry over to
St. John's and took the local
bus out to the public beach.
Justin explains how they ripen
bananas in the blue bags
We enjoy the
Waterfalls of St. Lucia
It was our third trip to
Antigua....and knew we wanted to
do the same thing again.

A catamaran sail/snorkel tour with  
Captain Mango and his crew.

There is nothing like getting out on
the water and sailing in Antigua.
Total Relaxation

Dancing Under the Stars
The incredible food displays at the
Midnight Buffet
and Making New Friends

The Hair, the Clothes, the FOOD!