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Meal Deal

The Best Meal Deal in Anguilla

 Culinary joy (and value) at Andy’s Restaurant in Anguilla They say there’s no such thing as a free lunch. But in Anguilla, there’s one that costs only $8. And on this famously pricey isle, that’s almost the same thing. Every …

St. Lucia Solar

A Landmark Solar Project in St. Lucia

 As part of a wider push to generate 35 percent of its energy from green sources by 2020, St. Lucia has completed a landmark project to power its Government House with solar energy. The project is the product of a …

Sandy Island

A New Music Festival on Anguilla’s Sandy Island

 A new way to party on Sandy Island By Sarah Greaves-GabbadonCJ Travel Editor The hand-painted sign on Anguilla’s Sandy Island famously states that music is provided by the “Seagulls, Wind and Waves Band.” But Mother Nature’s aural trio will have …

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Cheval Blanc

 The Cheval Blanc St-Barth Isle de France in St Barth is set to reopen its doors for the season Oct. 15, with a host of new changes to unveil. The updates at the Flamands Beach standout include a major facelift …

Sunset in Jamaica

 The latest Caribbean Photo comes from Caribbean Journal reader Laura MacLennan, who sent in this superb shot of sunset from the RIU Palace in Negril, Jamaica. Have you taken a great photograph in the Caribbean? Send it to [email protected] with …

Drive-in Volcano

 It’s the only one of its kind in the world: a full-fledged drive-in volcano. The Soufriere Volcano in St. Lucia is one of the island’s must-see attractions, a bubbling crater of sulphuric steam and rocky wonder that you can actually …

Under the Palms

 It’s just you and the sand, a cool breeze and a cold rum cocktail. This is Eagle Beach, Aruba’s marvelous strand of sand, steps in front of the Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort. This is your moment.

The Reef by CuisinArt

 New Anguilla hotel set for November official opening By Sarah Greaves-GabbadonCJ Travel Editor Work is progressing full steam ahead at The Reef By CuisinArt, the new luxury resort scheduled to open in November on Anguilla’s Merrywing Bay. We got a sneak …

Caribbean Climate Push

 The Caribbean Tourism Organization and Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association have signed a Letter of Agreement to join other regional agencies and institutions representing climate sensitive sectors as joint Tourism Partners on the Consortium of Regional Sectoral Early Warning Information …

Puerto Rico Flights

 United Airlines is significantly ramping up its service to Puerto Rico, the carrier announced this week. The airline said it would be increasing its flights from Newark Liberty International Airport to San Juan’s Luis Munoz Marin International Airport to six …

Best Western Antigua

 Best Western Hotels and Resorts is coming to Antigua. The new Best Western Premier Hotel at St. Mary’s Court is slated to open in the summer of 2018. The property will include 126 guestrooms, each of which will include 40-inch …

Graycliff

 It’s one of the most charming places in the Caribbean: the Graycliff Hotel in the heart of historic downtown Nassau. Whether you’re a fan of rare cognacs, cigars (which are rolled fresh at the property’s on-site cigar factory) or just …

Caribbean Wax Museum

 Usain Bolt is, uncharacteristically, standing perfectly still. Marcus Garvey sits at a desk while Fidel Castro, dressed in head-to-toe army green, looks over his shoulder. Around the corner, Richard Branson’s dressed in a pirate outfit, and upstairs, Jennifer Lopez and …

Dominican Wings

 The Dominican Republic’s airlines are expanding quickly. Startup airline Dominican Wings will be launching new weekly flights from Miami to both Punta Cana and Santo Domingo beginning Sept. 29, Miami International Airport announced. This represents the carrier’s first US service. …

best-hotels-in-tobago

 A 115-square-mile island just a 25-minute flight from Port of Spain, Trinidad’s sister island, Tobago, is known as the place to recover after a rollicking time at Carnival. But there are plenty of other reasons to visit all year round, …

Jamaica246

 Even from here, I can smell it. The smoky fragrance of jerk fills the air and makes my stomach yearn for that distinctive taste of Jamaica. And since I live in Miami and I’m currently in Barbados, that yearning for …

Le Village St. Barth

 It’s the best-kept secret in St. Barth, and a rarefied hotel for travelers in the know. This is Hotel Le Village, perched on a hillside in St. Jean. It’s a hideaway hotel that is among our favorites, because you get …

Delta Seaborne

 Delta Air Lines and Seaborne Airlines are expanding their codeshare agreement, the two companies announced. The agreement allows customers to purchase a single ticket for select flights between the US and the Caribbean (it also allows Delta Skymiles members to …