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Yes, You Can Visit Cuba (Legally!)
All Americans can now travel legally to Cuba - with some limitations. Learn about what is required to travel to Cuba, and what to avoid.
The Dates of Carnival in Trinidad and Tobago...
Dates for Trinidad and Tobago's annual Carnival celebration for the years 2012 to 2020.
Best Places to Tan Topless in the Caribbean
Where to find the best nude and topless beaches in the Caribbean.
No Passport? No Problem at These Caribbean...
How to travel to the Caribbean even if you don't have a valid U.S. passport.
How to Make 10 Classic Caribbean Cocktails
Learn how to make ten great Caribbean drinks, from the Pinda Colada and the Dark 'n Stormy to classic margaritas and Cuban rum cocktails.
Caribbean sex couples sexy nude nudist sexy...
Carnival, Sex Tourism and health and safety information for the Caribbean. Page 2.
Pack Light: 16 Nudist Resorts in the Caribbean
My picks for the top clothing-optional resorts in the Caribbean.
Which Caribbean Island Should You Visit?
The Caribbean can offer a vacation for everyone, whether you are traveling alone, as a couple or with family. Looking to just lay on a sunny beach, or up for partying all night? Check out our guide to the best islands for every interest!
Which Caribbean Islands Are Safest and Most...
Crime information for Caribbean tourists, travelers and visitors, including current murder rates and information on property crime.
6 LGBT-Friendly Vacation Spots in the Caribbean
A list of the most gay and lesbian friendly destinations in the Caribbean.
How to Visit the Atlantis Resort if You're Not...
Tips on visiting the water park and other attractions at the Atlantis resort on Paradise Island in the Bahamas, even if you're not a resort guest.
The Ultimate Guide to All-Inclusive Resorts in...
Descriptions of the all-inclusive resorts in the Dominican Republic, where you can get your meals, drinks, and activities included in one low price.
The 8 Best Singles Travel Getaways in the...
A list of the top Caribbean destinations for single travelers traveling solo or with a group of friends.
When is hurricane season in the Caribbean?
Caribbean Travel FAQ - What is hurricane season in the Caribbean?
October Travel in the Caribbean
Tips on travel to the Caribbean during the month of October, including information on events, weather, and hotel and airline prices.
How Long Will It Take You to Fly to the...
Find out what the flight times are when traveling to the Caribbean, categorized by each separate country and island.
Gorgeous Guadeloupe: 8 Perfect Beaches
Our picks for the best beaches on the five main islands of Guadeloupe.
Myths and Realities About Caribbean Hurricanes
Yes, there are hurricanes every year in the Caribbean. Yes, these big storms sometimes hit land and disrupt vacations. No, you should not let hurricanes prevent you from taking a Caribbean trip, even during the height of hurricane season!
12 Tips for Getting the Best Weather on Your...
Six easy steps to planning a Caribbean vacation that's full of sun and fun, and avoids perils like hurricanes, tropical storms, and other weather hazards.
December Travel in the Caribbean
Guide to Caribbean travel during December, including information on weather, events, hotel and airfare prices, and of course, Christmas!
Should You Visit the Caribbean in September?
Tips on travel to the Caribbean during the month of September, including information on events, weather, and hotel and airline prices.
November in the Caribbean
November is a great time to visit the islands because the threat of hurricanes is mostly past but prices remain at off-season lows through mid-December.
How to Plan a Caribbean Vacation
How to Plan a Caribbean Vacation: Caribbean Vacation, Holiday and Trip Planner, including how to book airlines, hotels, plan meals and activities, and whether to rent a car.
The Best All-Inclusive Resorts in Punta Cana
Descriptions of the all-inclusive resorts in Punta Cana the Dominican Republic, where Caribbean travelers can get meals, drinks, and activities for one low price.
How to Stay Safe and Secure on a Jamaica Vacation
Crime information and safety tips for travelers to Jamaica.
How to Pack for Your Caribbean Vacation in 15...
How to pack for your Caribbean vacation in 15 easy steps.
Plan Your All-Inclusive Caribbean Vacation
Tips for Caribbean travelers planning a vacation, holiday, or trip to an all-inclusive resort, including information for singles, couples, families, seniors, and groups.
The Top All-Inclusive Resorts in Aruba
Aruba's top all-inclusive resorts, where guests pay one price to enjoy fine dining, drinks, amenities and activities.
The Best Beaches in Jamaica
A list of the best beaches in Jamaica, one of the top island destinations in the Caribbean.
Single or Solo? Try These All-Inclusive...
Tips for single and solo Caribbean travelers planning a vacation trip to an all-inclusive resort so you can enjoy your time in the sun.
Top Destinations in the Caribbean for...
Top Caribbean destinations for girlfriend getaways in the Caribbean.
The Best Caribbean Islands for Gambling
If you want to add some high-stakes excitement to your tropical travel, head to one of these Caribbean islands known for gambling.
Top Caribbean Surfing Destinations
Top islands and beaches for surfing in the Caribbean, including schools where you can learn to surf
Travel for Two: Romantic Retreats in the...
A Caribbean couples getaway can include many types of experiences, from romantic to adventurous to high-energy or sheer escapism. Whether your ideal island getaway includes a walk on a deserted beach or diving to the depths, the Caribbean has what you're looking for in an exotic trip for two.
Who to play Mas with in Trinidad
List of Major Carnival Mas Bands in Trinidad and Tobago, including contact information.
Where was Pirates of the Caribbean Filmed in...
Caribbean Travel FAQ - Where was Pirates of the Caribbean filmed in the Caribbean?
How to Get Cheap Caribbean Flights and Airfares
While flexibility in travel and checking online fares help, here are some other tips to help you find the best deals on your next Caribbean vacation.
Thinking About the Caribbean in February?...
Information on traveling to the Caribbean during February, including Carnival festivities, weather, events, hotels and airfare prices.
How to Stay Safe and Secure on a Bahamas Vacation
Crime information and safety tips for travelers to the Bahamas, including Nassau, Paradise Island, Freeport and Grand Bahama Island, and the Out Islands.
Pirates of the Caribbean Tours
Ever dreamed of being a pirate -- or perhaps Johnny Depp? Depp brings Captain Jack Sparrow to life (and back to life) in the Pirates of the Caribbean movies, and latter-day buccaneers, wenches and scaliwags can explore some of the real-life Caribbean destinations where the Disney films were shot -- including the latest film, Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides.
The Hip Strip: Discover the Nightlife in...
Review of the Hip Strip in Montego Bay, Jamaica, an area of non-stop partying, Caribbean style
Don't Buy Into These Caribbean Travel Myths!
Caribbean Travel Myths and Misconceptions: Separating Truth from Fiction About Island Vacations, Weather and Culture
The Pros and Cons of Visiting the Caribbean in...
Guide to Caribbean travel during January, including information on New Year's and Little Christmas festivities, weather, events, hotel and airfare prices.
4 Overwater Villas in the Caribbean You'll...
List of the resorts and hotels in the Caribbean offering overwater villas and bungalows -- guest rooms that perch directly above the sea.
Find Out Why These Are the 6 Best Beaches on...
Every beach on the island of St. Lucia, including those that are part of the top resorts, is open to the public; here are the island's grandest strands.
Where to Shop for Jewelry in the Caribbean
It's easy to save big money shopping for expensive items in the duty-free world of the Caribbean. With already-cheap prices and no sales tax, the islands are great places to shop for jewelry, watches, and gifts for your loved ones, or yourself. Expect to save 25 percent or more on your purchases. Below is a guide to some of the hottest jewelry shopping destinations, so go ahead: splurge.
Compare All-Inclusive Resorts on the Cayman...
Information on all-inclusive resorts in the Cayman Islands, where Caribbean travelers pay one price for accommodations, meals, drinks, and activities.
St. Martin and St. Maarten Travel Guide
Vacation, holiday and travel guide to French St. Martin and Dutch St. Maarten, which share an island home in the Caribbean.
Maps of the Caribbean Sea and its Islands
Map of the Caribbean Sea and its Islands
Don't Need Nothin' but a Good Time? Check Out...
List of the Best Bars and Watering Holes in Key West, Florida.
How to Stay Safe on a Dominican Republic Vacation
Crime information and safety tips for travelers to Dominican Republic.
The travel documents you'll need for a...
All you need to know about the documentation you'll need to travel to the islands of the Caribbean -- and get back into the U.S. when your trip is over.
Going to St. Thomas? Don't Miss These 8...
Some of the top restaurants and dining experiences in St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands
How to Save Money on Your Caribbean Vacation
'Luxury' and 'Caribbean' often seem to go hand-in-hand, but the truth is that you don't have to spend a fortune to get away to an exotic island in the tropics. Here's how to get the best vacation deals, sales, specials and bargains in the Caribbean!
Looking for an All-Inclusive Resort in the...
Information on vacations and travel to all-inclusive resorts in the Bahamas.
Top Jamaica Water Parks
Jamaica may be the king of water parks in the Caribbean, boasting at least five major attractions guaranteed to keep you wet and happy
Caribbean Crime Warnings
Crime information, warnings and advice on each Caribbean nation, from the U.S. State Department's travel and tourism program.
Are Americans Totally Banned from Visiting Cuba?
A brief overview of the U.S. government's longstanding ban on most travel to Cuba.
Where to Stay in Aruba: Choosing from Aruba's...
Aruba has four main resort areas for tourists and travelers to choose from:low-rise and high-rise hotel districts, downtown Oranjestad, and Eagle Beach.
Compare All-Inclusive Resort Chain Options in...
List of the top all-inclusive resort chains in the Caribbean, including links to hotel and resort reviews.
Two Perfect All-Inclusive Resorts in the Turks...
Information on all-inclusive resorts in the Caribbean island nation of Turks & Caicos, where guests pay one price for accommodations, meals, drinks, and activities.
31 All-Inclusive Resorts and Hotels in Jamaica
The all-inclusive resorts on the Caribbean island of Jamaica.
Jamaica's Best Concerts and Festivals
List of the Top Cultural Events, Festivals and Concerts in Jamaica
How to Save Money on Phone Calls from the...
Tips on saving money on phone calls while traveling in the Caribbean, including information on hotel phone fees and using cell phones while on vacation.
April in the Caribbean: Pros, Cons, Events, and...
April is one of the best times to travel to the Caribbean, particularly if you can plan your trip for after spring break. Get the timing right, and you can save money while still enjoying all the Caribbean has to offer, including great weather and Carnival celebrations.
Caribbean Murder Rates
Statistics comparing the murder rates in a number of Caribbean nations, for use by tourists planning a Caribbean vacation
Saba Travel Guide
Travel, Vacation and Holiday Guide to Saba Island in the Caribbean.
Caribbean Weekend Getaway Destinations
Bermuda, Puerto Rico, the Bahamas and Mexico are all great options for a weekend Caribbean vacation getaway! Page 2.
How To Get a U.S. Passport or Passport Card
Information on how to apply for and receive a Passport or U.S. Passport Card for land and sea travel between the Caribbean, Bermuda, Mexico and Canada and the United States.
What's the Best Time of Year to Visit the...
Caribbean Travel FAQ - What's the best time of year to visit the Caribbean?
How to Prevent Chikungunya and Other Mosquito...
Preventing Dengue Fever, Malaria, and Other Mosquito Borne Illnesses on a Caribbean Trip.
Puerto Rico Travel Guide
Travel, Vacation and Holiday Guide to the island of Puerto Rico in the Caribbean.
Top Caribbean Christmas Destinations and Events
List of the top Caribbean travel destinations for Christmas celebrations.
A "newbie" goes nude at Cancun's Desire Pearl...
Review of the Desire Pearl, a Swinger's Resort in Cancun
Stay in Style at 3 US Virgin Islands All-Inclus...
All Inclusive Resorts in St. John, St. Thomas and St. Croix in the U.S. Virgin Islands
Dominican Republic Travel Guide
Travel, Vacation and Holiday Guide to the Dominican Republic
Frequently Asked Questions About Travel in the...
Frequently Asked Questions About Travel in the Caribbean
Celebrities, Nudity, and More: The Top Beaches...
A list of the best beaches on the Caribbean island of St. Barths (St. Barts), officially known as St. Barthelemy.
Cayman Islands Travel Guide
Travel, Vacation and Holiday Guide to the Cayman Islands in the Caribbean.
What money or currency is used in the...
FAQ: What money or currency is used in the Caribbean? Can I use U.S. dollars on my Caribbean vacation or trip?
Hurricane truth and myths
Post-Katrina, hurricanes are on everyone's mind. But while hurricanes are a fact of life in the Caribbean, the odds of a big storm ruining your vacation are quite small. Noted hurricane expert Bob Sheets helps explain why in my Caribbean weather guide, which also tells you about other weather factors to consider when planning your trip.
How to Avoid Sand Flea Bites
Tips on avoiding bug bites from the Sugar Bay all-inclusive resort in St. Thomas, who are proactive in making sure guests stay bug-bite free.
Cool Cocktails to Celebrate National Rum Month
Fun Cocktail Recipes from Caribbean resorts and rum producers
Caribbean on the Cheap: How to Save Money on...
List of resources on saving money on travel and vacations in the Caribbean.
Barbados Travel Guide
Travel, vacation and holiday guide to the Caribbean island of Barbados, including information on attractions, hotels and resorts, dining, activities, culture and history, events and festivals, nighlife and more!
Jamaica Travel Guide
Travel, vacation and holiday guide to Jamaica, including information on attractions, hotels and resorts, dining, activities, culture and history, events and festivals, nightlife and more!
Top Regional Airlines Serving the Caribbean
The big airlines cover the popular destinations in the Caribbean -- Puerto Rico, Nassau, etc. -- but regional airlines bring less-traveled islands within reach. My list of top regional airlines includes those that fly primarily within island groups (Bahamas, Caymans, Grenadines) as well as those that use San Juan as a hub; some fly to Florida, too! Only airlines with scheduled service are included, not charter-only companies.
Find the Perfect All-Inclusive Hotel on Antigua...
Information on the all-inclusive resorts and hotels on the Caribbean islands of Antigua and Barbuda, where guests pay one price for rooms, meals, and activities.
Guadeloupe Travel Guide
Guide to the five island Caribbean destination of Guadeloupe, a unique blend of France and the tropics.
Curacao Travel Guide
Basic travel guide to the Dutch Caribbean island of Curacao, including information on attractions, hotels and resorts, dining and restaurants, shopping, beaches, culture, history, nightlife, and more!
Where to Stay for Carnival in Trinidad
List of the best hotels in and around Port of Spain, Trinidad for visitors attending the annual Carnival celebration.
St. Barths Travel Guide
Travel, Vacation and Holiday Guide to St. Barts (St. Barths, St. Barthelmy) in the Caribbean, including information on attractions, hotels and resorts, dining, activities, culture and history, events and festivals, nightlife and more!
Do I need a passport to take a Caribbean cruise?
Caribbean Travel FAQ - Do I need a passport to take a Caribbean cruise?
Trinidad & Tobago Travel Guide
Travel, Holiday and Vacation Guide to the islands of Trinidad and Tobago in the Caribbean, a West Indies destination known for its Carnival, culture, nightlife, and -- in Tobago -- great beaches.
U.S. Virgin Islands Travel Guide
Travel, Holiday and Vacation Guide to the U.S. Virgin Islands (USVI), Including St. Thomas, St. John, and St. Croix
Christmas and New Year's Eve Travel in the...
How to plan a Christmas and New Year's Eve getaway for your family in the sunny islands of the Caribbean.
When is high season and low season in the...
FAQ - When are high season, low season, and shoulder season in the Caribbean?
Top Caribbean Tennis Resorts
Our picks for the top tennis resorts and tennis instructional programs in the Caribbean.
Aruba Travel Guide
Vacation, Travel and Holiday Guide on the Caribbean Island of Aruba, including information on attractions, hotels and resorts, dining, activities, culture and history, events and festivals, nighlife and more!
Which Caribbean islands are the safest and most...
Caribbean Travel FAQ - Which Caribbean islands are the safest and most dangerous?
Bahamas Travel Guide
Travel, Vacation and Holiday Guide to the Bahamas Islands of the Caribbean, including Freeport, Nassau, Abaco, Eleuthera, the Exumas and Abacos, Grand Bahama Island, and Paradise Island.
Guadeloupe All-Inclusive Resorts
Guadeloupe All-Inclusive Resorts
Preview of the Baha Mar Resort in the Bahamas
Details on the Baha Mar project, a mega resort being built on New Providence Island in the Bahamas that will rival the Atlantis resort on Paradise Island.
March Travel in the Caribbean
A guide to Caribbean travel during March, including information on St. Patrick's Day festivities, weather, events, hotels and airfare prices.
What is the Difference Between the Eastern...
Caribbean Travel FAQ - What is the difference between the Eastern Caribbean and the Western Caribbean?
Caribbean Weekend Getaways
Booking air travel and hotels for a weekend getaway in the Caribbean. Page 1 of 2.
Crime and Safety in Barbados
Barbados is generally a safe place to travel, but there are certain natural and social perils that travelers need to be aware of.
6 of the Best Beaches in the Cayman Islands
Every beach in the Caymans is open to the public. Here are your best bets for sun, surf and sand on Grand Cayman and beyond.
Top Luxury Hotels and Resorts in St. Barths
List of the best luxury hotels and resorts in St. Barths
Crime and Safety in Belize
Crime information and safety tips for travelers to Belize.
When to Go to Carnival in the Caribbean
Here are all of the Caribbean islands that celebrate Carnival and the months in which they do so (exact days can vary from year to year).
Looking for an All-Inclusive Resort on St. Lucia?
Descriptions of all-inclusive resorts on the Caribbean island of St. Lucia, where you can get your meals, drinks, and activities included in one low price.
Live the Posh Life in 6 Barbados All-Inclusive...
Descriptions of all-inclusive vacation resorts in Barbados, where you can get accommodations, food and drink, and activities for one fixed price.
12 Places to Stop On Your Drive Through the...
Top sightseeing attractions and stops in the Florida Keys on the Overland Highway drive from Miami to Key West.
How to Rent a Caribbean Villa
Expert advice, tips and information on the process of renting a luxury vacation villa or private home in the Caribbean.
Caribbean Spectator Sports and Sporting Events
My picks for the best and most unique sporting events in the Caribbean.
The Top Beaches on St. John’s, US Virgin...
List of the Best Beaches on St. John, U.S. Virgin Islands
Caribbean Treehouse Resorts
Caribbean resorts and villas that offer treehouse style accommodations
Martinique All-Inclusive Resorts
Information on the all-inclusive resorts on the French island of Martinique, where guests pay one price for accommodations, meals, drinks, and activities.
Best Caribbean Islands for Shopping, Deals and...
The top Caribbean islands for duty-free shopping, where visitors can buy jewelry, watches, liquor and other goods for far less money than back at home.
The Top 9 All-Inclusive Hotels in the DR's...
Descriptions of the all-inclusive resorts in Puerto Plata the Dominican Republic, where you can get your meals, drinks, and activities included in one low price.
Are Bermuda and the Bahamas Islands in the...
Bermuda is roughly at the same latitude as Savannah, Georgia, while the Bahamas sit off the coast of southern Florida.
St. Lucia Travel Guide
Travel guide and introduction to the Eastern Caribbean island of St. Lucia, including information on attractions, hotels and resorts, dining, activities, culture and history, events and festivals, nighlife and more!
Caribbean Flights and Airlines that Fly to the...
Information on Flights and Airlines That Fly to the Caribbean from the U.S., Canada, the U.K., Europe and Asia.
The Best Beaches in the Caribbean: A Photo...
Orient Beach, St. Martin, one of the top beaches in the Caribbean.
Wade, leap and dive into Curacao's Best Beaches
Our picks for the best beaches on the Caribbean island of Curacao.
The Best Caribbean Spring Break Spots of 2014
Top 2014 spring break destinations in the Caribbean for students, families, and adults.
Planning an All-Inclusive Caribbean Vacation...
Tips for Caribbean travelers planning a vacation trip to an all-inclusive resort, including information for singles, couples, families, seniors, and groups. Page 2.
Cuba Travel Guide
Travel, Vacation and Holiday Guide to the Island of Cuba in the Caribbean.
Turks and Caicos Travel Guide
Basic travel guide and introduction to the Turks and Caicos islands, including information on Grand Turk, Providenciales, and Little Turk attractions, hotels and resorts, dining, activities, culture and history, events and festivals, nighlife and more!
What's the best time of year to visit the...
Month by month guides to Caribbean travel and vacations, including information on weather, events and festivals, and prices for low-season, high-season, and
What Language is Spoken in My Caribbean...
Languages Spoken on Caribbean Islands
Bonaire Travel Guide
The quiet island of Bonaire is known for its excellent diving and snorkeling. Travel to Bonaire for the life beneath the waves, not on the beaches above them, and don’t expect glitzy hotels and raging nightlife. For the most part, Bonaire remains unspoiled, a back-to-nature escape the way the Caribbean used to be.
Accessible Caribbean: the best islands for...
Tips on How to Plan a Caribbean Vacation for Disabled Travelers
British Virgin Islands Travel Guide
My basic travel, vacation and holiday guide and introduction to the British Virgin Islands, including information on attractions, hotels and resorts, dining, activities, culture and history, events and festivals, nighlife and more!
Top Airlines Flying to the Caribbean from the...
Contact information and destinations served by the top airlines that fly to the Caribbean from the U.S. and Canada.
What are the cruise ship ports of call in the...
FAQ - What are the cruise ship ports of call in the Caribbean?
Montego Bay Travel Guide
Travel, Vacation and Holiday Information and Guide on Montego Bay, Jamaica
Scotchies Ocho Rios: Jamaican Jerk at its best
Review of Scotchies restaurant, an eatery specializing in jerk chicken and pork, not far from Ocho Rios all-inclusive resorts.
Plan a visit to Martinique, the rhum capital of...
Vacation, Holiday and Visitor's Guide to Martinique, a French Caribbean Paradise
Dominica Travel Guide
Caribbean Island of Dominica Travel, Holiday and Vacation Guide
Atlantis Paradise Island
Information on the watermark and aquarium at the Atlantis resort on Paradise Island, Bahamas. Page 8.
Top Caribbean Ecotourism Destinations
List of the top ecotourism destinations and ecoresorts in the Caribbean
How To Stay Safe and Secure on Your Caribbean...
Safety and security are always a concern when you travel, and a Caribbean vacation is no exception. It's a fine line between relaxing and letting your guard down, so while it's great to chill out and have a good time on your island adventure, there are a few sensible precautions you should take before leaving home and once you arrive at your destination.
St. Vincent and the Grenadines All-Inclusive...
All-inclusive hotels and resorts in St. Vincent and the Grenadines, where guests pay one price for Caribbean accommodations, meals, drinks, and activities.
Caribbean Travel Health Information
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention provides a wealth of information on healthy travels, including country-by-country guides that include current travel warnings, information on safety and security, local diseases and health concerns, and preventative tips. Here you'll the CDC's travel health destination guides for the islands of the Caribbean.
There's a lot to do on Aruba: here's the best...
List of top attractions, sights, tours, and sightseeing on Aruba.
Take off to Jamaica's legendary naughty but...
Review of the Hedonism II all-inclusive resort in Jamaica, a clothing-optional Caribbean hotel that caters to adults with nude beaches and more.
Top Spooky, Scary and Haunted Attractions and...
List of hunted houses and other Caribbean historic sights and attractions rumored to be haunted by ghosts or have a supernatural connection.
How Many Islands are In the Caribbean?
Caribbean Travel FAQ - How many islands are there in the Caribbean?
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