Caribbean Islands Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all Caribbean Islands activity »
  1. 1 Gifts for Cubans - ElectricalOutlets
  2. 2 Need Help picking the right WARM Caribbean Vacation
  3. 3 A few questions about Sonesta Great Bay
  4. 4 US Cash in Cuba
  5. 5 Peterson
  6. 6 aruba planning advice
  7. 7 Looking for island choice help
  8. 8 HELP! First-time vacationer to Caribbean in need expertise
  9. 9 Destination Wedding- affordable
  10. 10 Help with post tour stay Cuba
  11. 11 St. Croix or St. Thomas
  12. 12 So very lost trying to plan..please help
  13. 13 Timothy Beach or Oualie Beach? St.Kitts vs. Nevis
  14. 14 September Anniversary Trip to Turks & Caicos
  15. 15 Turning 40 in the Caribbean
  16. 16 cell phone & wifi in Cuba
  17. 17 Dream 50th Anniversary
  18. 18 Westin or Marriott in Grand Cayman?
  19. 19 Casa Particular in Trinidad
  20. 20 Help picking a resort
  21. 21 any advice about the Cayman Islands?
  22. 22 Butler room in Sandals Grande Riviera Ocho Rios
  23. 23 Life in Turks and caicos (Provo)
  24. 24 Trip Report St Barths and Anguilla Trip Report (April 2016)
  25. 25 St Thomas Restaurant help
View next 25 » Back to the top

St. Lucia or St. John for first family trip to the Caribbean?

Jump to last reply

We are planning our first family trip to the Caribbean. We have a 13 year-old and an 8 year-old. We are looking for: safe and friendly, nice beaches, would like to try snorkeling, nature-oriented activities when not on the beach. I am leaning slightly toward St. Lucia because I like the idea of hiking in the rainforest, going to waterfalls, etc, but am also looking at St. John. I am thinking of possibly renting a condo or small "villa" rather than doing an AI -- we are not huge eaters or drinkers and would like eating locally, exploring, and having our own space. We are on a budget -- I'm not sure if $5000 for the week is realistic for a family of four. I am looking forward to hearing your suggestions and ideas.

12 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement