Best all-inclusive resorts in Mexico

As a first time tourist, finding Mexico’s best all-inclusive resorts can be a pretty daunting task. Most people immediately think of Cancun, and rightfully so, resorts such as Club Med call Cancun home. In Cancun, there are 240 Hotels with 24,000 rooms and 380 restaurants. Cancun is one of the top ten most traveled destinations in the world, it is visited by over four million people a year. Continue reading “Best all-inclusive resorts in Mexico” »

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” »

Things to do in Puerto Rico in Summer

Some like it hot. Weather, that is. If you do, maybe a trip to Puerto Rico in the summer time is in order. Boasting a monthly average temperature of 80 degrees throughout the summer, Puerto Rico offers great deals on travel and accommodations for summer vacationers. Topping it off with some of the most interesting festivals in the Caribbean, Puerto Rico just might be your next summer vacation destination. Continue reading “Things to do in Puerto Rico in Summer” »

Cheap Caribbean Vacations and budget-friendly destinations

Dreaming about tropical islands and white sandy beaches, but worried about the expenditures involved? I know that you’ve seen those ads on television touting the all inclusive resorts with all the fancy amenities. Yes, they are beautiful and who wouldn’t like to stay there. But if you are like me I simply can’t afford to stay there every time I go. What you don’t see are the very beautiful smaller resorts that line the seven mile sugar beaches at Negril, Jamaica. Continue reading “Cheap Caribbean Vacations and budget-friendly destinations” »

Travel to Cuba – Travel Destinations in Cuba

Cuba as a Travel Destination

Having visited Cuba on more than five occasions, I have come to appreciate the wide variety of locales that this island country offers. As a Canadian, I have been able to travel to Cuba since the age of 13, when my family and I visited the area of Santiago, near the majestic Sierra Maestra mountain range in the southwest corner of the island. Continue reading “Travel to Cuba – Travel Destinations in Cuba” »

Best Caribbean Beaches

The first thing the word ‘Caribbean brings to mind is a white sand beach fringed by waving coconut palms. Yet many Caribbean islands have dark sand beaches, many being relative, since one may say that compared to the Pacific islands, there are not many Caribbean islands. However, be that as it may, some of the most glorious white sand beaches are located in the Caribbean. Continue reading “Best Caribbean Beaches” »

Things to do in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

Ok, you’ve bought your ticket and are now settling in for your flight to Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. You are sure to enjoy every moment you spend in the first capital of the Spanish colonies.

There is a lot of history in Santo Domingo. It is home of the Alcazar de Colon, (Columbus Palace). It is here where Diego Columbus, son of Christopher Columbus, lived when he was Spain’s governor. This palace is also known as the first Cathedral in the Americas. Continue reading “Things to do in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic” »

Top 10 Things To Do in Antigua

With 365 beaches – one for every day of the year – and a packed calendar of sporting and music events, Antigua is the place to go for a holiday or fun and frolics. Continue reading “Top 10 Things To Do in Antigua” »

Exploring Bimini Island in the Bahamas

The closest Bahamian island to the U.S. mainland, it offers visitors white-sand beaches, mysterious attractions, and the best fishing in the Caribbean Sea.

Situated on the edge of an underwater cliff with a dropoff of 4,000 feet is the beautiful island of Bimini. As precarious as its location sounds, the combination of the nearby deep abyss with the warm waters of the Gulf Stream is actually a blessing for the small island. These waters feed the coral reefs and serve as the home to a wide array of marine life from dolphins and marlins to millions of colorful, tropical fish. Continue reading “Exploring Bimini Island in the Bahamas” »

Differences Between the Cove and the Reef at the Atlantis Resort, Bahamas

The Cove and the Reef are the two latest additions to the Atlantis Resort in the Bahamas and knowing their differences can help you decide where to stay.

The Atlantis Resort, located north of Nassau on Paradise Island in the Bahamas, is one of the top vacation destinations in the Caribbean. Continue reading “Differences Between the Cove and the Reef at the Atlantis Resort, Bahamas” »

All Inclusive Resorts In Puerto Rico Ideal For A Getaway

At this time of year, number one on the ‘to do’ list is to book that vacation or break you so richly deserve. A touch of Caribbean sun wouldn’t go amiss, no doubt, and the prime candidate, partly because it doesn’t involve the hassle of leaving the United States, could be one of the all inclusive resorts in Puerto Rico. Continue reading “All Inclusive Resorts In Puerto Rico Ideal For A Getaway” »