Cruising the Caribbean: pros and cons

Cruising the Caribbean: pros and cons

Booking a cruise is a popular way to enjoy the Caribbean. With numerous providers and lots of internet deals, cruises are not only widely available, but also quite affordable. People often prefer to book a cruise instead of the regular vacation in the Caribbean, which often requires much more effort: book a hotel, flight, find restaurants etc. On the other hand, there are also some disadvantages when traveling on a cruise ship. In case you ever find yourself pondering whether you should book... [ read more ]

Most Romantic Wedding Spots in the Caribbean

Most Romantic Wedding Spots in the Caribbean

The Caribbean islands offer some of the most romantic settings for your wedding. Whether you want you wedding to be fancy and luxurious or rather intimate and simple, choosing the Caribbean as a location is a first step towards attaining the perfect wedding experience (unless you hate the sun and would like to get married in the undergrounds). But what which Caribbean island or nation is the most suitable for your wedding? Well, this pretty much depends on your budget and expectations. Howev... [ read more ]

Best Snorkeling Spots in the Caribbean

Best Snorkeling Spots in the Caribbean

Those prospecting the market for a Caribbean vacation should know that the underwater treasures of these tropical islands are just as numerous as the palm trees or the beautiful beaches from above. It would be a shame to leave the Caribbean without taking the chance to explore the azurean depths of this mysterious sea. Sunk pirate ships, dense banks of tropical fish and colorful corals are only some of the treasures one might expect to find underwater. And the great news is that, considering... [ read more ]

5 Top Notch Caribbean Restaurants You Shouldn't Miss

5 Top Notch Caribbean Restaurants You Shouldn’t Miss

Booking a holiday in the exotic Caribbean means that you already made a first step towards obtaining your dream vacation. Once you stepped on one of the paradisiac islands in the Caribbean, be ready to indulge yourself on some of the best beaches and clearest waters in the world. The Caribbean are the perfect place if you are looking to get pampered and enjoy the proverbial laid-back atmosphere that this part of the world is known for. But for your Caribbean experience to be complete, you sh... [ read more ]

Local Caribbean Fruits

Local Caribbean Fruits

Provided you are traveling in the right season, a vacation in the Caribbean islands is often your best chance to experience the finest beaches and unbelievably clear waters in the world. You’ll might also be surprised by the hospitality of the Caribbean nations or their incredible music and dances. But there is also another treasure of these tropical paradises that people often neglect: their local fruits and vegetables. Ripped by the hot, Caribbean sun, many of these exotic fruits never m... [ read more ]

Unusual Attractions in the Caribbean

Unusual Attractions in the Caribbean

A travel guide to Caribbean attractions is usually a guide to relaxation and pampering, to secluded beaches and underwater treasures. But there is also a less known side of the Caribbean, that of the unusual, bizarre and mythical. Wherever you travel in the Caribbean you’ll encounter stories and legends about haunted shipwrecks, fierce pirates or magic practices. With all the legends and eccentricities around, the oddity amateur won’t surely get bored while traveling in the Caribbean. ... [ read more ]

Best Diving Experiences Curaçao

Best Diving Experiences Curaçao

A tiny island in the Dutch Antilles, Curaçao has earned a reputation as a diver’s paradise. The calm blue waters of Curaçao and the abundant marine life inhabiting the coral reef offer divers and snorkelers a unique experience. The islands particular geography (a steep underwater slope known as the ‘blue edge’) allows divers to descend very fast to considerable depths. There are plenty of diving schools all around the island, but for the best diving experiences in Curaçao it’s ess... [ read more ]

The Best of French Caribbean

The Best of French Caribbean

The French Caribbean sounds like a very exotic and sophisticated place to spend your vacation. These are the Caribbean islands that are most impregnated by French culture and where the French language is widely spoken. Officially, the French West Indies consist of St. Barthelemy, St. Martin, Guadeloupe, Martinique, Les Saintes and Marie-Galante. Each of these islands has its own attractions, culture and habits but Guadeloupe, Martinique and St. Martin are probably the most popular and regar... [ read more ]

A Backpacker's Guide to the Caribbean

A Backpacker’s Guide to the Caribbean

The Caribbean represent a terrific holiday destination but to what exempt they can be visited on a budget? Well, if budgeting implies booking a 3-star accommodation instead of a 5-star, chain hotel, then your plan is easily achievable. But if you are planning to backpack travel in the Caribbean, you’ll have to do some serious research before adventuring yourself in this trip. I my short backpacker’s guide to the Caribbean I will try to establish some guidelines for those seeking adventur... [ read more ]