Have you been running yourself ragged as employers are forcing you to do more with less in this tough economy? A Caribbean Vacation can be just what the doctor ordered as the laid back pace known as “Island Time” can melt your stress away. The US Virgin Island were bought by the US in the early 1920 and was originally done so to offer the US a strategic military base in the Caribbean. The US Virgin Islands are made up of three different islands: St Croix, St John and St Thomas. These three islands are all unique and all offer [...]
What could be more romantic than a wedding and honeymoon in Bermuda with its beautiful soft pink beaches? Destination weddings have become more and more popular in recent years as couples combine their weddings with a beautiful tropical vacation. Bermuda offers easy access as it is just 650 miles off the coast of the Carolinas and offers everything you would ever want from a tropical destination. You may be surprised that destination weddings can often be an economical choice. Couples often choose to honeymoon in the Caribbean so why not get married on the island of your dreams as well?
Are the leaders of your company stalled and are in need of a change of scenery? Do you need to reconnect with your mission and reexamine your corporate goals? Find a way to increase business in a tough economy? The solution is the island of Grand Cayman which is just about an hour away from Miami. With direct flights from many big cities in the U.S., the Island of Grand Cayman can offer you a way to get everyone together in settings from small, intimate brainstorming sessions to big and formal as you like. Catering, the latest in communications technology, [...]
Love to snorkel or scuba dive in a pristine tropical island vacation spot? Try beautiful Bonaire, a small Caribbean island that’s been recognized for protecting and preserving its marine environment. In 1979, the government of Bonaire officially made its coast a marine park, securing its place as one of the worlds top diving and snorkeling spots for a Caribbean Vacation. Bonaire is known by many to be a true diver’s paradise. If you are a diver, you won’t want to miss this tropical destination. Located in the southern Caribbean, Bonaire is the best kept secret of true marine sport lovers [...]
The economy getting you down? Working too hard because your company has downsized and you’re doing the work of two – or three? Need a break? There’s never been a better time to visit the Bahamas for a Caribbean Island vacation. No passport is required for this group of 700 islands located just 50 miles off the state of Florida – but a world removed from anything in the States. There’s nothing like the Caribbean islands. Warm breezes and tropical beaches will make you feel relaxed and carefree for very few dollars compared to stateside locations. A few days on [...]
Are you one that like to live life to the fullest and is not content to sit on his / hers laurels while on vacation? Are you looking for a place that can provide enough memories to last a life time? Traveling the beautiful waters of Tahiti can afford you the opportunity to experience natures best up close and personal including encounters with everything from Humpback Wales to Blacktip Reef sharks. Tahiti is so romantic that you and your partner will be absolutely mesmerized the interaction of nature and the beautiful blue sea. As a travel writer I absolutely cannot [...]
My wife and I just got back from our second cruise to the Western Caribbean. We were able to visit Costa Maya, Cozumel, Nassau, and Belize. We had heard so many wonderful things about Belize, especially the coral reefs the country is famous for. Sadly, Belize was the one stop on the cruise where we had to be tendered in from more than a mile off shore. Whenever you have to be transported by little passenger boats from the cruise ship to land it eats into your time for tours that day. Thus we only got to visit the little [...]
Anegada is known for its mile long beaches and wonderfully sculpted sea bottom. Scuba diving and snorkeling enthusiasts will surely feast on the exotic marine life creeping up the shoreline and the vast coral reef system visible through the clear waters. Sunbathers can enjoy a peaceful day on Anegada’s white sandy beaches, without having to worry about bumping into another body at the shore’s expanse. But that’s not all Anegada is all about.
A visit to this part of the British Virgin Islands won’t be complete without tasting it’s famous lobster. It has been said that Anegada has the largest and [...]
Whenever we visit the islands while on a cruise ship vacation we take advantage of every opportunity to see something new at each stop. I never understood why anyone would take a cruise that has several ports of call and decide to stay on the ship and not visit the island. Whether we’ve visited the island before or not, we are always enthusiastic about what we might see or learn from the people that live there. One trip not too long ago we were with some friends on a cruise and we let each person pick a tour they would [...]
Bocas del Toro, a province of Panama, is located in an archipelago near the border of Costa Rica. It is located in the island of Colon where the population is 89,300 people. The island offers a lot to its travelers such as its rain forests with different varieties of flora and fauna, numerous beaches from different parts of the island and the archipelago, coral reefs rich with marine life and mangrove forests. In addition to the islands tourist attractions is the local cuisine available in the area.