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Candyce H. Stapen

Candyce H. Stapen is an award-winning travel journalist, author, and family travel expert. As USA TODAY’s travel editor/producer, Candyce launched the company’s digital travel sites. Her work appears in Frommers.com, the Washington Post, and is syndicated to millions of readers, Candyce lives in Washington, D.C., and travels with her family whenever she can.

Articles by Candyce H. Stapen

13 Best Places to Go Snorkeling in St. Croix

  • Destinations
  • Caribbean

13 Tips for Visiting the Panama Canal

  • Destinations
  • Panama Canal / Central America

The Ultimate Curaçao Food Guide

  • Destinations
  • Caribbean

The Ultimate Guide to Shopping in Charleston

  • Destinations
  • East Coast

16 Best Things to Do in Aruba with Kids

  • Destinations
  • Caribbean

Best Time to Visit Charleston, SC

  • Destinations
  • East Coast

12 Best Beaches in Bonaire

  • Destinations
  • Caribbean

When Is the Best Time to Visit Barbados?

  • Destinations
  • Caribbean

When Is the Best Time to Visit Aruba?

  • Destinations
  • Caribbean

10 Best Beaches in Portland, Maine

  • Destinations
  • East Coast

When Is the Best Time to Visit Puerto Rico?

  • Destinations
  • Caribbean

13 Best Things to Do in Paris with Kids

  • Destinations
  • Europe

10 Best Beaches in Grand Cayman

  • Destinations
  • Caribbean

15 Best Things to Do With Kids in New England

  • Destinations
  • East Coast

Italy With Teens: 8 Best Things to See & Do

  • Destinations
  • Europe

16 Best Things to Do in Ocho Rios

  • Destinations
  • Caribbean

12 Best Hikes In & Around Glasgow

  • Destinations
  • Europe

12 Best Dishes to Try in Grenada

  • Destinations
  • Caribbean

10 Best Things to Do in Vancouver with Kids

  • Destinations
  • West Coast

14 Best Things to Do in Monterey with Kids

  • Destinations
  • West Coast

The Ultimate Panamanian Food Guide

  • Destinations
  • Panama Canal / Central America

12 Best Things to Do in Cozumel

  • Destinations
  • Caribbean

13 Best Things to Do in St. Croix

  • Destinations
  • Caribbean

14 Best Things to Do in Newport, Rhode Island

  • Destinations
  • East Coast

14 Best Things to Do in Grenada

  • Destinations
  • Caribbean

10 Best Beaches in Grenada

  • Destinations
  • Caribbean

13 Best Things to Do in Barcelona With Kids

  • Destinations
  • Europe

14 Best Things to Do in Key West for Couples

  • Destinations
  • Caribbean

What Is Jamaica Known For? 

  • Destinations
  • Caribbean

14 Best Beaches in the U.S. Virgin Islands

  • Destinations
  • Caribbean

13 Best Things to Do in Cabo San Lucas

  • Destinations
  • Mexican Riviera

Summer in Alaska: 14 Unforgettable Experiences

  • Destinations
  • Alaska

10 Best Beaches in the Riviera Maya

  • Destinations
  • Caribbean

15 Best Things to Do in Santa Barbara With Kids

  • Destinations
  • West Coast

17 Fun Things to Do in Maine With Kids

  • Destinations
  • East Coast

The Essential Guide to Cruising with Kids

  • Cruise 101
  • Planning / Booking A Cruise

The Best Food in Aruba

  • Destinations
  • Caribbean

10 Best Family Beaches in California

  • Destinations
  • West Coast

12 Fun Things to Do With Kids in Fort Lauderdale

  • Destinations
  • Caribbean

12 Things to Do in Puerto Rico With Kids

  • Destinations
  • Caribbean