Caribbean Islands Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

  • Announcements:
  • Forums Style Refresh
    by Emily_D Fodor's Editor | Posted on Apr 27, 15 at 11:33 AM
  • Introducing MeganM
    by Emily_D Fodor's Editor | Posted on Apr 24, 15 at 03:23 PM
View all Caribbean Islands activity »
  1. 1 We've done it - we've bought our flights to Cuba. Now the planning begins!
  2. 2 Anniversary Trip Options
  3. 3 Island with golf
  4. 4 Fort de France as a base to explore Martinique?
  5. 5 Trip Report Puerto Rico Trip Report - May, 2015
  6. 6 Trip Report 4 warnings for the non-seasoned, naïve tourist about to go to St Martin.
  7. 7 During times of need, let us donate for Nepal earthquake victims
  8. 8 St Thomas vs Puerto Rico
  9. 9 Location for 40th birthday celebration with friends
  10. 10 St. Martin/St. Maarten
  11. 11 travelling to St kitt and nervis
  12. 12 45th Birthday Celebration-Help!
  13. 13 Choosing an island
  14. 14 Reduit Beach is being ruined
  15. 15 Seek Advice on 9 days in Samana and possibly Cabarete
  16. 16 Cabarete & Las Canas, DR: Where can I get info?
  17. 17 Trip Report cabarete, dominican republic
  18. 18 First time Santo Domingo
  19. 19 20th anniversary
  20. 20 Trip Report St. Bart's
  21. 21 Bahamas girls trip
  22. 22 Advice on choosing an island...
  23. 23 What is the best Caribbean island for white sandy beaches
  24. 24 American Express Card in Bermuda
  25. 25 Grand Cayman January
View next 25 » Back to the top

Which country?

Jump to last reply

Hello

We are looking at 2 weeks before christmas 2014 for a short carribean vacation, look at 7-9 nights. We travel quite a fair bit, but have never done the Carribean before. We will be bringing out 2 kids who are 8 and 6. They are both very good travelers, kids club not necessary though if they have one, i wont mind leaving them there for a few hours so we can go out for a fancy meal or something.

Anything under $7000 (flights + hotels+ meals??/ai??) would be great! i was looking at mexico, jamaica and DR, but we want to be able to go out of the resort and feel reasonably safe. Those 3 are the amongst the cheapest and lots with Ai but i want something that isnt ginormous. Right now, we have narrowed it down to grenada, grand cayman and spec atlantis in bahamas. But we are so undecided about which one we want. AI are not really mecessary since we are not big drinkers, we might have a drink once a month or even less. But should i opt for Ai bc of facilities? The man is thinking of doing some diving and all of us want to do some snorkeling. If anyone has any other islands i should look at, that'd be awesome.

Thoughts?

Thank you

8 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement