Category Archives: Vacation

Nuevo Vallarta

Summer vacation is here! We arrived at the Miraval Residences Resort in Nuevo Vallarta, Mexico. Nuevo Vallarta is on the same bay as Puerto Vallarta.  Our room is a two bedroom, two bath room residence suite.  Plenty of room for … Continue reading

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The End

After horseback riding, we drove to the airport for our flight home.  We flew from Guadeloupe to San Juan and then to Philadelphia.  On the flight from San Juan to Philadelphia, I caught this image of the sunset while we … Continue reading

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Horseback Riding

One of the activities Jill loves to do is go horseback riding.  Just about every vacation at some point we end up on horses. This horse back trip took us down by the beach near the ocean and through some … Continue reading

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Dad goes Windsurfing

On Friday, July 10th, MJ wanted to go back and do windsurfing again.  Jill and I were going to go take surfing lessons, however Jill got really bad sunburn so we had to cancel the lessons and keep her in … Continue reading

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MJ Driving Stick

While in Guadeloupe, we had rented one of the largest cars that you could rent.  It was a Chevy Captiva.  As in most European vacation destinations, the car had a manual transmission.  Over the course of the week, it had … Continue reading

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Flyboarding

What is it like to fly like Iron-Man?  Try Flyboarding.  We did. While in Port Louis, MJ and I tried flyboarding for a half an hour each. The flyboard attaches to the output of a jetski via 3″ firehose.  The … Continue reading

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Port Louis

On Thursday, July 9th, we drove up to Port Louis.  The town is on La Grande Terre  island, about 45min from our resort.  The beach front there was absolutely breath taking. Port Louis is a sleepy little town.  Mid week … Continue reading

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Le Nautilus

Tuesday, July 8th, in the afternoon we went out on the Nautilus.  The Nautilus had windows all around the bottom of the boat so you could get panoramic views underwater.  It was a nice relaxing afternoon.  We got to go … Continue reading

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Sea Trek

Tuesday, July 7th, Jill and I took a  Sea Trek Adventure.  Originally I was calling it SNUBA, but after getting home I found out that Sea Trek and SNUBA are different.  Both are surface supplied air with an avg depth … Continue reading

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Bouillante

On Wednesday, July 8th, we drove to the town of Bouillante.  It is on the western side of Basse Terre island.  From the town of St. Francois, where we were staying, Bouillante was about as far away as you could … Continue reading

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