Christina Figueroa

Christina Figueroa

Travel to St.Martin

February 19th, 2017

Fun for everyone. Every year thousands of people from around the world flock to the pristine beaches of St. Martin. Located in the Caribbean, St. Martin has a variety of unforgettable experiences to offer every traveler. Breathtaking scenery, a culture rich in history and plenty of activities, this tiny island is the perfect getaway for families, adventurous party people and couples looking for a romantic escape. There’s something for everyone in St. Martin.

Bring the kids! Families traveling with children ages 2-12 can take a kayak tour on a glass bottom boat at Coconut Reef. This is the perfect outing for young children to experience the ocean. For a nature experience on dry land, the Loterie Farm Nature Reserve offers guided nature hikes. A once in a lifetime learning opportunity as parent and kids learn about the history of the park and the Caribbean. Families with children 8 and older can pick up a surfing lesson or stand up paddle board lesson at the Coconut Reef Surf School. Equipment is included, and lessons are taught by International Surfing Association qualified instructors. Families or individuals will have an amazing experience on white sand beaches during these exhilarating water activities.

Kids World-SXM After a long exciting day, parents can relax with free Wifi at this kid-centric indoor/outdoor play place. The largest play place on the island, kids enjoy go karts, trampolines and an arcade, along with many other attractions.

Life of the party. For party people looking to explore the nightlife St. Martin style, The Party Bus offers a unique party experience. Decked out in traditional Caribbean colors, with Creole-style house music,The Party Bus is a great way to get around the island safely and hit up the most popular sites. Guests of The Party Bus are also subject to drink specials on the bus and at certain bars on the bus’s stops. There is plenty nightlife on the island with 14 Vegas style casinos and a variety of dance clubs, beach bars and sports bars, you can be sure you will find exactly what you’re looking for on this non-stop party scene.

Go all out! Travelers seeking a luxury experience can check out Private Yacht Charter for boat rentals and day cruises. Packages include a captain and free drinks and snacks. Leisure Car Rental is also available for those looking to rent luxury cars and getting around the island in style and class.

Best times to travel. There are advantages to traveling to St. Martin during certain times of the year depending on the type of vacation and your budget. Here are some helpful hints. December-April: Not the best time to expect to find a deal. Party season is in full swing. It may be worth it to pay full price to join the Heineken Regatta party, which features popular music artists and lots of parties. May-June: Beginning of hurricane season and the best time to find a great rate. Huge storms are rare, there may be light rain, but the weather is still excellent at 80 degrees. The Summer Heat Music Festival is happening at this time, so there’s still plenty of island entertainment. July-October: Temperatures start heating up and hotel prices take a shift downward. While tourism may be slightly less popular at this time, travelers can still enjoy the Victor Schoelcher Grand Case Festival. An event rife with cultural fair, dancing and local costumes. November-mid-December: This short period could be the optimal travel time in St. Martin. Rates tend to be low and the weather is pleasant.

Make it memorable. Whenever you plan your amazing vacation getaway, make sure to book as far in advance as possible. This will help to ensure the lowest available rate during any time of the year. Activities and attractions are available to book online and can save time planning your itinerary during vacation. With so much to see and do, you’ll want to make sure you have plenty of time to make the most of your unforgettable St. Martin experience.