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 ]

Things to do in Guadeloupe

Things to do in Guadeloupe

Like most of the Caribbean, Guadeloupe benefits from amazing beaches, calm, turquoise waters which are perfect for diving and warm, welcoming locals. And just like with any of these exotic destinations, it’s hard to ever get bored in Guadeloupe: its diverse flora and its underwater worlds are still to be discovered, while in the world of hotels and casinos new entertainment possibilities emerge every day. Plus, we are speaking of a whole archipelago here, which means that the views and facilit... [ read more ]

Short Guide to Dutch Caribbean

Short Guide to Dutch Caribbean

Despite their relative small size, the Dutch Antilles or Nedherland Antiles represent some of the most beautiful islands in the Caribbean. They are located in the southern extremity of the Caribbean, right above the Venezuelan coast. The Dutch Antilles actually consist of only five islands: Curacao, Bonaire, St. Marteen, St Eustatius and Saba. Of these, Curacao, Bonaire and St. Marteen are very popular tourist destinations, while the other two smaller islands offer a more intimate experience and... [ read more ]

Smallest Islands in the Caribbean

Smallest Islands in the Caribbean

If you ever looked at a map of the Caribbean, you’ve probably been surprised to see all those tiny spots in a sea of blue, spots that actually represent some Caribbean islands. The Caribbean, despite the many numbers and appealing images that come to your mind when hearing this word, is home to some of the smallest countries in the world. Some of the most popular tourist locations are islands with a surface of just a few square kilometers: you can tour them in a couple of hours. But on the oth... [ 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 ]

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 ]