Caribbean Travel

48 Hours In... St Lucia

Ellen Grace Jones | Posted 05.10.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Ellen Grace Jones

Everything about St Lucia is green. From her lushly vegetated peaks undulating across the teardrop shaped island, to her twinkling emerald waters, it's a Caribbean paradise chock-full of geological marvels.

Tourists Blamed After Several Bahamas Swimming Pigs Found Dead

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 28.02.2017 | UK

Several beloved pigs have been found dead at a popular tourist destination in the Bahamas leading to claims that rowdy visitors gave the animals alcoh...

You're Missing Out If You Haven't Been To The Florida Keys

Courtney McCaffrey | Posted 19.04.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Courtney McCaffrey

Heading on a tropical holiday often means emptying your bank account on a costly resort at a characteristically expensive destination, like Fiji, Turks and Caicos, or Curacao. The Florida Keys are often overlooked as part of the much-visited American state of Florida,

Jump Up And Get Down In St Lucia

Antonia Windsor | Posted 10.09.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Antonia Windsor

St Lucia's street parties are famed: the Friday night "Jump Up" in Gros Islet and Seafood Friday in Anse-La-Raye attract hoards of tourists. But if you really want to party like a local, head to Dennery on a Saturday night.

Planet Appetite: Immersive Caribbean Gastronomy Week in St. Lucia

Rupert Parker | Posted 28.05.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Rupert Parker

Cap Maison, a boutique resort in the north of St Lucia, has a new immersive gastronomy package for foodies which includes visits to farms and local markets, and lessons on Caribbean cooking.

Planet Appetite: All at Sea in the British Virgin Islands

Rupert Parker | Posted 21.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Rupert Parker

I'm on my way to the British Virgin Islands, BVI for short, East of Puerto Rico, part of an archipelago which also includes the US and Spanish Virgin Islands. It's a British Overseas Territory and consists of the main islands of Tortola, Virgin Gorda, Anegada, and Jost Van Dyke, plus 50 other smaller islands and cays.

Why Everyone Is Talking About... St Kitts

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah O'Meara | Posted 11.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

A little known jewel in the crown of the Caribbean, this stunning island is the perfect place to take a break from the modern world. Sure it's got...

Cuba: A Journey Through Time

Katarina Zimmer | Posted 15.06.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Katarina Zimmer

It enchants with its complete genuineness, as you can tell by the extreme friendliness of the locals. Spend the day getting lost in the old town's colonial alleys, to stumble across a live rumba dance. At night follow the habaneros to the cooling sea spray of the Malecòn, the city's eight-kilometer long sea-drive.

Brit's Body Found Floating By Burning Yacht

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 28.03.2014 | UK

A British sailor has been found dead on a burned-out life raft after his yacht was destroyed by fire in the Caribbean. The body of the man, named i...

Planet Appetite: Unspoilt Caribbean Cool in St. Kitts, Leeward Islands, West Indies

Rupert Parker | Posted 11.05.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Rupert Parker

St. Kitts is one of the smallest of the Caribbean islands but has a huge amount to offer, including palm fringed beaches and volcano hiking. "Focu...

Planet Appetite: Paradise in Panama - Cruising the Islands of San Blas and Bocas del Toro

Rupert Parker | Posted 13.04.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Rupert Parker

If you think that the only thing to see in Panama is its canal, then you'd be wrong. Off the Caribbean coast are hundreds of delightful coral islands, nestling in an idyllic turquoise sea.

Spa Spy: La Source, Grenada - The Amazing Holiday

Lisa Stokes | Posted 04.07.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Lisa Stokes

When I was invited to review LaSource I was excited, very excited but also slightly worried. This sounds odd, I know. I realise how incredibly lucky I am, and believe me, I never take it for granted. But I'd been there before, a long time ago, I had memories, good ones, memories that I didn't want tarnished.

Relaxing Family Vacation - A Contradiction in Terms?

Kate Franklin | Posted 05.06.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Kate Franklin

Everyone says it. I've said it myself. Many times. "I really need a vacation". This time it's different. Our baby was rushed to intensive care ove...