It’s such a huge moment when an individual becomes a Marine. For some, it’s a moment that can equate in magnitude only to college graduations and weddings. As such, when it is a first in the family, the degree of pride, happiness, and elation goes through the roof. Words become insufficient. That’s how much the U.S. Marines mean to the country.

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Here, a whole extended family goes “on a HUGE vacation to see the brother graduate USMC boot camp in San Diego California, and to see some local wonders as well!”

Unlike Paris Island, there is a lot to see and do in San Diego outside the Recruit Depot. Check it out:

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