Top Honeymoon Destinations in the Caribbean

Where will you spend your first weeks as a married couple? Wherever it is, you hope those first weeks will be unforgettable. With brilliant sunsets admired from white sand beaches and moonlit strolls along the water. If you and your beau narrowed it down to the islands of the Caribbean, here is some information to help you decide. Here are the top honeymoon destinations in the Caribbean. Continue reading “Top Honeymoon Destinations in the Caribbean” »

Crooked Tree Wildlife Sanctuary, Belize

Just a half hour’s drive from the international airport in Belize City you will arrive at the small village of Crooked Tree. This is the setting for a very exciting wildlife sanctuary bearing the name of the village. It is the preferred destination of birdwatchers from all over the world because of the unique species of birds that nest here including the Jabaru Stork Continue reading “Crooked Tree Wildlife Sanctuary, Belize” »

Bermuda Destination Guide: An insider’s guide to the island

Bermuda isn’t perhaps the most popular destination for Europeans and Briton’s in particular, despite the fact it is the largest overseas territory of the United Kingdom. In fact many people incorrectly assume it is part of the Caribbean Islands, which are in fact much further south. Bermuda itself lies at a latitude of 32degrees N and is therefore just outside the Tropics regions and is indeed warmed by the Gulf Stream. In fact temperatures rarely drop below 20 degrees C even in winter, and the Island can be extremely humid in summer. Continue reading “Bermuda Destination Guide: An insider’s guide to the island” »

Top 3 Beaches in Puerto Rico: A guide to Puerto Rico’s beaches

Puerto Rico has an enormous variety of beautiful beaches to choose from. You can find long beaches, short beaches, white sand beaches, and beige sand beaches, you can also find beaches shaded by coconut palms or surrounded by mangrove trees. The excellent weather condition in the island makes a trip to the beach a good year round option. If you are looking for good time exploring different types of beaches, Puerto Rico has great options of warm, tropical and lovely beaches to visit in your next trip to the Caribbean. Continue reading “Top 3 Beaches in Puerto Rico: A guide to Puerto Rico’s beaches” »

Things to do in Jamaica

Jamaica is the largest English-speaking island in the Caribbean and was one of the first to develop itself as a major tourist destination.  The north and west coasts are the centers of the island’s tourist industry. Continue reading “Things to do in Jamaica” »

Travel destinations: Belize

Belize, formerly British Honduras, is a mostly English speaking country protected from the Caribbean Sea by the world’s second longest barrier reef. Situated along the eastern border the Yucatan Peninsula, Belize is easy to get to from the US, Canada and Europe. For a small country, Belize is a popular family vacation destination and offers a big list of things to see and do. The people of Belize are gracious, welcoming hosts who enjoy sharing the natural beauty of their country with visitors. I lived in Belize from 1995-1997 and try to return as often as possible. It’s been several years, but some things never change or change slowly. Continue reading “Travel destinations: Belize” »