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Frequently Asked Questions About Travel in the Caribbean


Frequently Asked Questions About Travel in the Caribbean

Palm Island resort, St. Vincent & the Grenadines

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So, you're thinking about a trip to the Caribbean? Great! To get your trip planning started, here are answers to some of the most popular questions about Caribbean vacations that I receive from my About.com Caribbean Travel readers:

Destinations and Geography

Where should I vacation in the Caribbean?

How many islands are there in the Caribbean?

What is the difference between the Eastern Caribbean and the Western Caribbean?

Are Bermuda and the Bahamas islands in the Caribbean?

What languages are spoken in the Caribbean?

Vacation Calendar and Weather

What's the best time of year to visit the Caribbean?

What is hurricane season in the Caribbean?

Where is it safe to travel in the Caribbean during hurricane season?

Why do hurricanes occur in the Caribbean?

Trip Planning

Which Caribbean island is the best value?

Where can I get Caribbean travel brochures?

Are immunizations needed for Caribbean travel?

Which Caribbean islands are the safest and most dangerous?

Where can I travel in the Caribbean without a passport?

Do I need a passport to take a Caribbean cruise?

Other Assorted Questions

Why do volcanoes and earthquakes occur in the Caribbean?

What sports are played in the Caribbean?

Where was Pirates of the Caribbean filmed in the Caribbean?

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