The Best Caribbean Resorts 2015.

The Best Caribbean Resorts – 2015

 The best Caribbean resorts are more than just rooms, pools and sand. They use the art of luxury to create something more. Something meaningful. While the term “resort” certainly has its share of definitions in the Caribbean (and we address ... [ Read More ]

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A Perfect Little Caribbean Island

 The best-kept secret in the French Caribbean By Alexander Britell TERRE-DE-HAUT — It’s not hard to get here. But it’s hard enough. It’s a short, twice-daily ferry ride from the tall cliffs of Trois-Rivieres on Guadeloupe’s island of Basse-Terre. There ... [ Read More ]


Rum Journal: A Very Cool All-Inclusive Bar in Puerto Plata

 It’s not like any all-inclusive bar in all of the Caribbean. It’s not really like any other bar, either. And that’s a very good thing. This is the Vintage Club Bar at the all-inclusive Gran Ventana Beach Resort in Puerto ... [ Read More ]



 Beyond the overwater bungalow in Guadeloupe By the Caribbean Journal staff It’s one step beyond the overwater bungalow. It may just be the first of its kind in the Caribbean — a floating hotel. It’s called Aqua Lodge, and it’s set ... [ Read More ]


 In Saba, finding the Caribbean island of also  By Alexander Britell SABA – I’ve got a tab at Zanzi Bar. It’s the same Zanzi Bar it’s always been, except now it’s a new bar. A week ago, Luis, a native ... [ Read More ]


 BARBADOS – This is a deep island. While so much goes on above ground, there’s a lot happening under the surface as well. And far underground in the heart of inland Barbados lies Harrison Caves, subterranean caves formed by erosion of ... [ Read More ]


 An all-inclusive kitesurfing destination in St Lucia By the Caribbean Journal staff Romance, rum, rhythm and … kitesurfing. Yes, the Helen of the West Indies is famous for a lot of things beyond its beautiful Pitons, but for those in ... [ Read More ]

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 The best hotels in the Turks and Caicos islands By Sarah Greaves-Gabbadon CJ Travel Editor Think top Turks and Caicos resorts and you probably think of high-priced hotels in the tourist hub of Providenciales. Think again. Our picks for the best ... [ Read More ]


 Haiti’s hotel product continues to grow By the Caribbean Journal staff Another new hotel has opened its doors in Haiti. The Hotel L’Ermitage de Pandiassou, a boutique property near the area of Hinche, is now officially open. The property includes 28 ... [ Read More ]


 Unique Caribbean inclusions, from free spa treatments to your own boat By Sarah Greaves-GabbadonCJ Travel Editor At some Caribbean all-inclusive resorts, it’s not just all food, drink and a few activities – it’s all you can everything! Here are few all-inclusive package ... [ Read More ]


 By Dana NilandCJ Contributor Tiny Singapore has managed to earn the word “model” after its name, when it comes to doing business in tourism. So why can’t the Caribbean do the same? That was the theme of the opening remarks by ... [ Read More ]


 Above: a villa at Nevis’ Paradise Beach By Sarah Greaves-GabbadonCJ Travel Editor Caribbean trips for two are a wonderful thing but sometimes more’s merrier. When you want to bring the whole gang, consider Paradise Beach Nevis, a new enclave of ... [ Read More ]


 By Sarah Greaves-GabbadonCJ Travel Editor A thriving rainforest, superb diving and, of course, those iconic Pitons, make St. Lucia one of our favorite Caribbean destinations. And when we’re on the “simply beautiful” isle, these are some of our preferred places ... [ Read More ]


 By Dana NilandCJ Contributor After a $15 million renovation, the Grand Cayman Marriott has launched their brand-within-a-brand, the Beach House Experience, featuring a highly-curated farm-to-table food and beverage program. The experience includes a variety of culinary specialties, including Taqueria Tuesday ... [ Read More ]


 By Sarah Greaves-GabbadonCJ Travel Editor It’s hard to believe that this idyllic scene, captured from a luxury ocean-view room at Barbados’ Colony Club, is just a short ride from the island’s fast-paced capital. As you linger over morning Nespresso on your ... [ Read More ]


 Above: the TPC at Baha Mar course By the Caribbean Journal staff The TPC at Baha Mar golf course has named TJ Baggett its new general manager. The course, which will be the flagship of the soon-to-debut resort in New ... [ Read More ]


 Above: the perfect place to spend an afternoon on Grace Bay Beach (CJ Photo) By Sarah Greaves-GabbadonCJ Travel Editor PROVIDENCIALES — I don’t know what they call these chairs. These short beach chairs that are so low-slung that your bum ... [ Read More ]


 Above: the Biras Creek resort in Virgin Gorda (CJ Photo) By Alexander Britell The Biras Creek resort in Virgin Gorda in the British Virgin Islands has closed its doors. The property, set on 140 acres near the North Sound of Virgin ... [ Read More ]