Caribbean

Winter travel: Be prepared, be healthy, and stay warm!

Has anyone thought this winter would be this frigid? For more than a month, the temperatures in the northeastern United States have been dipping close to zero. The wind chill has made these near-zero temperatures feel five times colder. For those who are looking forward to traveling during these frigid winter months, there’s plenty to …

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St. Maarten/Martin: The driving forces behind a Caribbean jewel

Everyone has visited the Caribbean island of St. Maarten/Martin. It is the only island shared by two European countries. St. Maarten/Martin is shared by France and the Netherlands. Whether visited by airplane or cruise ship, St. Maarten/Martin welcomes visitors by the millions. The beaches, the shopping, the wide range of dining choices, and friendly locals …

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“Jamaica: One island…one love…one heart” comin’ soon mon!

The Western Caribbean is regarded as the most visited region during the winter and summer months. The Western Caribbean is home to glistening water, pristine beaches, and gentle breezes. The Western Caribbean has it all. The Western Caribbean is home to great destinations including Panama, Grand Cayman, Costa Maya, and Cozumel. The Western Caribbean is …

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Hurricane strong: No doubting Puerto Rico, St. Thomas, and St. Maarten/Martin

Fall 2017 has been one of the most active hurricane seasons in recent memory. Three destructive hurricanes hit the Caribbean in one month. Each of these three hurricanes reeked havoc on the Caribbean. Hurricanes Irma and  Maria did the most damage. Both hurricanes registered at category 5. The U.S. Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico, and St. …

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“Puerto Rico: La isla de las estrellas brillantes” coming January 20th

The Caribbean is one of the world’s most frequently visited regions. Among the many great islands in this vast region is the island known as “rich port”, or Puerto Rico. Puerto Rico is the largest insular territory of the United States. It is neighbored by its smaller islands Vieques, Mona, Culebra, Desecheo, and Caja de …

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“St. Maarten/Martin: One friendly island-twice the welcome” nearing completion

The Caribbean is the most visited region in the world. Puerto Rico, Jamaica, Aruba, and Barbados, are among the many great destinations that make the Caribbean the perfect home away from home. Every island in the Caribbean has unique characteristics and famous features. Plus, they all have have a storied history. The friendly locals, sugar …

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My first Princess cruise: Nine days of pure Heaven

It was August 2008.  I had won the Freedom Travel Raffle at the parish where I was volunteer teaching English As A Second Language.  The grand prize was five thousand dollars, including a twenty-five hundred dollar gift card to Liberty Travel.  It was time to put the winnings into action.  I decided on taking a Princess …

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The U.S. Virgin Islands: A presentation dedicated to all Caribbean travelers

Everyone has their favorite area of the globe to travel to. The summer season is almost over, and fall is soon to begin. Soon after, it’s “Hello winter!” again. When the horrific weather hits home, and everyone begins disliking being locked up indoors, all that comes to mind is that one place they all wish …

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