Top Five Beaches in Curacao

Top Five Beaches in Curacao

The Caribbean island of Curacao is well-known for its diving spots, but its several dozen white sand beaches are just as worthy of one’s attention. Practically, it’s all about the shallow, deep blue waters that make Curacao’s beaches and diving spots second to none. Before moving further into exploring the top five beaches in Curacao, I should tell you that not all of Curacao’s beaches are suitable for swimming, even though diving is usually practicable around most in them. There are als... [ read more ]

5 Caribbean Attractions You Must See

5 Caribbean Attractions You Must See

The Caribbean islands represent one of those vacation destinations that one should definitely include on the bucket list. There are few other places in the world that can outmatch these fabulous islands in terms of natural beauty or attractions: practically, the secluded silver beaches, azure waters and warm weather all year round represent most people’s idea of paradise. It’s hard to find an island in the Caribbean that doesn’t have at least one of the above mentioned attributes. Even... [ read more ]

Tips for Picking your Ideal Caribbean Destination

Tips for Picking your Ideal Caribbean Destination

Choosing your destination in the Caribbean might prove to be the biggest challenge in your vacation: with all the superb islands in this mysterious sea and all the fascinating people who inhabit them, picking the right destination it’s not easy. Let me make myself clear: there is no right and wrong when it comes to choosing your holiday destination, but the success of your vacation might ultimately depend on your idea of what the Caribbean is supposed to represent. Does it mean a noisy str... [ read more ]

New Year's Eve Party Destinations in the Caribbean

New Year’s Eve Party Destinations in the Caribbean

If you are bored of spending the New Year’s Eve in the same old restaurant or having your house trashed after a crazy party, then why not trying a new location? Somewhere far, somewhere exotic, somewhere fun! The Caribbean might just fit the description. While a far and away island will certainly bring a change of atmosphere in our life, the hot beach parties on the rhythms of reggae or calypso will be a great substitute of the usual New Year’s Eve bash. So take a look at these fantastic... [ read more ]

2012 Caribbean Carnival Dates and Booking Tips

2012 Caribbean Carnival Dates and Booking Tips

2011 is now over and most of you are probably already thinking about new and exotic places to spend your summer holiday. But you don’t have to think so far in advance: the always sunny Caribbean are there with their beaches and parties, and no sooner than the 7th of January a new carnival season debuts in the Caribbean. Feather headdresses, colourful bead costumes, big drums and socca rhythms will fill the streets of Caribbean’s major cities and towns. If you fancy a spontaneous carnival... [ read more ]

Best Caribbean Cocktails

Best Caribbean Cocktails

Caribbean Islands are well known for their run-distilleries, but in addition to producing the best rum varieties in the world, Caribbean people are also good at using this flavoured drink in some very creative ways. And here I don’t only mean their heavenly rum-cakes, but also the great variety of rum-cocktails (and not only) that can be found across the Caribbean. While it’s hard to decide exactly which are the best Caribbean cocktails, it is certainly worth sampling some of these brill... [ read more ]

Things to do in St. Martin

Things to do in St. Martin

St. Martin is famous for its beaches and duty-free shopping, but another important thing prospective travellers should know is that this half-French, half-Dutch island is also the kind of place when one must try really hard to get bored. Even the apparently idling all-inclusive guests will find themselves driven to all kinds of activities, from the usual para-sailing and diving snorkelling sessions to golf and horse riding. Whether you are an adventurous backpacker or a luxury seeker, here c... [ read more ]