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How far ahead do you plan your family’s summer vacation? For our family of five, it is always about 18 months ahead, which means by now, I usually have the location figured out for next summer (2018). While some families have yet to book their trips for this summer, I have spent the past few months searching for the destination of our 2018 summer vacation. Well this week I finally had the location picked out. Sorry Hawaii, as much as we love you, we will be heading to the Caribbean next summer, St Maarten to be exact!
Saying no to Hawaii
Are we crazy to say no to Hawaii? Well, yes and no. Living in San Francisco Bay Area, we have been to Hawaii many times. It is such an easy five-hour nonstop flight from here to any of the four major islands. We have been…