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Is there a place to get away from it all here??

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Is there a place to get away from it all here??

My husband and I have 3 boys and we travel with them everywhere. I've put my foot down-- we're due a romantic getaway - just the 2 of us. We loved La Paloma in Drake Bay, CR, over Spring Break - the fact that it was secluded, had open air bungalows, was all inclusive, was small, and had plenty of activities like snorkeling and fishing.

We'd love to find something similar a little closer to home (we're in Alabama). Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated. If I don't get a break from all the testosterone, I'm going to grow man parts! Thanks, Ashley

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11. Re: Is there a place to get away from it all here??

No, in her second post, she said she WAS looking at Cabo or the Caribbean.

We spent a week in Aruba and had a fabulous time. It was only a month or so before Natalie Holloway was there and disappeared. We stayed at the Costa Linda Timeshare Resort (and older place, probably 4 star, maybe 3 1/2 because of age) on the "low rise" beach. We would only recommend staying on the "low rise" beach (vs. the high rise beach). The newer section is just way to built up now. All of Aruba has seen quite a bit of growth in the last couple of years so it is no longer a quiet little (expensive) island. That why I recommended taking a look at Bonaire instead. Bonaire is also supposed to have "world class" diving and snorkeling.

12. Re: Is there a place to get away from it all here??

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