Best Places to Shop in the Caribbean

Best Places to Shop in the Caribbean

The Caribbean is a sea of opportunities when it comes to shopping. From local food markets where you can taste the most unusual fruits to the luxury boutiques that are similar to those in the big US cities, the Caribbean can offer the wandering shopaholic a total experience. Of course, this pretty much depends on your chosen destination. For example, do not expect to find an Armani boutique in the picturesque and little developed Dominica.  However, places like Barbados, Bahamas or St. Thom... [ read more ]

Dominica - A Natural Paradise

Dominica – A Natural Paradise

The Commonwealth of Dominica, Nature Island or simply Dominica refers to an island in the Caribbean Sea, neighboring the equally sunny and exotic Guadeloupe and Martinique. The reasons why Dominica came to be known as the ‘nature island of the Caribbean’ are not difficult to guess. Dominica has been blessed with truly remarkable natural beauties: mountains, tropical forests, rivers, waterfalls, a warm climate and even hot springs. But while its lovely nature allows us to consider Dominic... [ read more ]

Most Popular Santo Domingo Landmarks

Most Popular Santo Domingo Landmarks

New York might be the most visited city in America and Mexico City the most populous, but no other city can compete with Santo Domingo in terms of history. The founder of Santo Domingo was no other than Bartholomew Columbus, brother of Chistopher Columbus and its history goes back to the last decade of the 15th century, when the New World was discovered. Santo Domingo is today the thriving capital of Dominican Republic and a top destination among Caribbean cities. There is plenty to see and ... [ read more ]

Most Family-Friendly Resorts in the Caribbean

Most Family-Friendly Resorts in the Caribbean

When it comes to talking your kids to the Caribbean, the first thing to check before booking the trip is whether your hotel has an adult-only policy or not. For the sake of the perfect honeymoon getaway, many hotel and resorts have decided to adopt this policy. But despite Caribbean’s popularity with newlyweds and couples, the islands make a great destination for families, as well; not only because all the great weather and warm water, but also because of the numerous resorts which offer s... [ read more ]

The Best of Caribbean Music Festivals

The Best of Caribbean Music Festivals

A vacation to the Caribbean is the best way to let off the stress and get a nice tan. The laid-back atmosphere of the islands and the continuous parties are the best cure for tiredness and work-related frustrations. And once you’ve got other problems out of your way, you can just open your mind and years to the sensational music in this part of the world. The following manifestations are, as far as we know it, some of the best of Caribbean music festivals. I invite you to drop an ear: Reg... [ read more ]

Most Secluded Resorts in the Caribbean

Most Secluded Resorts in the Caribbean

With its warm waters, golden sands and thousands of islands and islets, this tropical sea is the perfect place to look for peace and tranquility. While you cannot expect to find serenity during a noisy carnival party, there are numerous resorts and even private islands which can offer you all the intimacy you want. I mean, what a better definition of intimacy than a private island? So while you won’t be missing the modern communication devices nor the pampering in these secluded resorts in... [ read more ]

Short Guide to Caribbean Culture

Short Guide to Caribbean Culture

The Caribbean represent one of the most diverse regions of the world, a blend of cultures that has proved to be extremely prolific. It would be impossible to comprise the fecund culture of the Caribbean nations in one short guide. When booking a vacation in the Caribbean, you get far more than a luxurious hotel room, a slice of beach and a nice tan – there is a whole, vibrant culture that waits to be re-discovered. Therefore, today’s post is a mere teaser than a short guide to Caribbean ... [ read more ]

Most Luxurious Hotels in the Caribbean

Most Luxurious Hotels in the Caribbean

Once scoured by fierce pirates in their search for lost treasures, the Caribbean have now turned into the ultimate summer destination. Turquoise waters, fine sand beaches and forever green, lush vegetation are only some of the promises of a Caribbean vacation. As for the hidden treasures, well, they seem to have come to surface in the shape of luxurious retreats and five star hotels. Whether you are planning an unforgettable honeymoon or the holiday of your live, today I have prepared for yo... [ read more ]