Historic Caribbean Beach Resorts

Historic Caribbean Beach Resorts

Holiday travel in the Caribbean might be a relative recent invention, but people have been traveling in the region for centuries, for business or for exploration. And while resorts and hotels have sprung faster than mushrooms after a summer rain, there are still many places that have preserved their historic charm. Old colonial towns, ports and plantation houses have often been transformed in chic and lavish hotels. Also, there are resorts in the Caribbean that are several decades old: to... [ read more ]

Cheap Caribbean Destinations for Christmas 2012

Cheap Caribbean Destinations for Christmas 2012

So let's say you are a bit bored with all that Christmas madness this year, are in no mood to shop for the perfect tree, freeze on your roof while hanging the Christmas lights or wait for hours for that turkey to roast. Well, it doesn't have to be so, and the solution is quite simple: take your family and fly to the Caribbean. December is the peak season in the Caribbean, when you are likely to encounter the best possible weather.  Of course, vacations during this period can be a little mor... [ read more ]

A Taste of Colonial Caribbean

A Taste of Colonial Caribbean

As soon as one gets a taste of the fabulous Caribbean beaches, the welcoming people and world class accommodation, it’s quite likely that one will come back for more. And it is usually during the second or third visit when people become less fascinating with the turquoise waters and start discovering the diverse and fascinating culture of the Caribbean islands. It is then when one discovers the food, the dances, the legend and the intricate history of this part of the world. Visiting the o... [ read more ]