Famous Caribbean Cocktails You Must Try

Famous Caribbean Cocktails You Must Try

The blend of cultures, flavors, languages that is so typical to the Caribbean region is also reflected in the region's traditional drinks. Although rum and Curacao liquor are both typical Caribbean drinks, the true spirit of the Caribbean can be best tasted in the delicious cocktails that are typical for the region. Caribbean cocktails like Cuba Libre or Daiquiri are now served almost everywhere in the world, and any respectable cocktail bar should include them on the menu. But, like with an... [ read more ]

Culinary curiosities in the Caribbean

Culinary curiosities in the Caribbean

First of all, let us establish something about Caribbean food: Caribbean food is, par excellence, unusual. Here in the Caribbean cuisines as different as French, African, Spanish, Asian have created an interesting blend. The region offers numerous exotic fruit and vegetables that grow nowhere else in the world. And not only is Caribbean food unique, but it is also extremely diverse: so that the food in Curacao can be radically different from the food in Jamaica, for example. Anyway, in case ... [ read more ]

Popular Caribbean Seafood Recipes

Popular Caribbean Seafood Recipes

Is it the sunshine, the alluring landscapes, the pirate legends, or the irresistible music that make the Caribbean seem like the beach-goer's Promised Land? There is no doubt that all these factors add up to create the Caribbean's unique charm, but there is one aspect that is often disregarded. The Caribbean cuisine, an incredible mix of exotic spices, fresh fruits and elemental cooking methods is often that special something that can add flavor and spice to a beach holiday in the Caribbean.... [ read more ]

Guide to eating and drinking in Barbados

Guide to eating and drinking in Barbados

Famous for its luxury beach resorts, fine rum and Rihanna, Barbados remains one of the most sought after destination in the Caribbean. A Barbados vacation will most likely result in postcard quality pictures, a perfect tan and new passion for Caribbean style parties. Plus, the cuisine of Barbados, an inspired mix of English, Spanish and African cooking methods, is just the perfect accompaniment for an unforgettable vacation on this exotic island. Today’s guide to eating and drinking in Bar... [ 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 ]

Where to Taste the Best Rum in the Caribbean

Where to Taste the Best Rum in the Caribbean

Rum is one of the many things we owe to the innovative spirit of Caribbean nations. While it’s hard to establish exactly where this flavored alcoholic drink first originated, we all know it quite well for its constant interference with pirate and sailor stories. Rum is also the ingredient for many delicious cocktails and mouthwatering cakes. Same as with whiskey or any other national drink, the best rum is made at its birthplace, in the Caribbean islands. But exactly where to taste the be... [ 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 ]