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Destinations : Grenada + Paris

Each month we are scouring the globe for travelers near and far and interviewing them here in this monthly series called DESTINATIONS.  Here they share their tips for traveling to amazing destinations, how they got there, what to do when there and everything along the way.  Follow along as we share interviews with travelers all around the globe! Where do you blog? Budget and the Bees Where can I connect with you? facebook | twitter | pinterest What destination are you sharing? I'm sharing Grenada, West Indies (not in Spain or Nicaragua; the little three island nation in the Southern Caribbean!).  It's just North of Trinidad and Venezuela. What made you chose this destination? Well, my husband and I were lucky enough to live in Grenada for three years!  While I'm enjoying the amenities of living in the US for now, Grenada was an incredible expat experience.  It's a great place to enjoy a slower and more relaxed pace of life.  The country is breathtakingly beautiful and has a rich culture.  If you get to know a local, you'll likely find them to be warm and welcoming.  There are attractions for all types of travelers, and I believe Grenada to be less commercialized than some of the other Caribbean islands. How did you get there? Most people fly into Maurice Bishop International Airport (GND), although sailing is also popular in Grenada.  There's an entire community of people who sail the Caribbean and store their boats in Grenada during the hurricane season because … [Read More...]