Published: Dec 27, 2011 3:56 PM EST
Updated: Dec 27, 2011 4:04 PM EST

PUNTA GORDA, Fla.-  With very little fanfare, former President George Bush and his wife Barbera landed at the Punta Gorda Airport.   The pair, along with several other family members were quickly rushed into waiting Secret Service vehicles.  The family was headed to Boca Grande on Gasparilla Island where they hope to meet up with other family members to spend some Holiday time.  The family traditionally comes to the Island right around Christmas time to unwind and relax.  43rd President,  George W. Bush is expected to join the rest of the family on Tuesday.  The Bush family is expected to stay until about December 31st.