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Rum Journal: Martinique’s Depaz Blue Cane Rhum Agricole

April 19, 2014 | 9:00 am | 0 Comment

Rum Journal: Martinique’s Depaz Blue Cane Rhum Agricole

IN 1902, the eruption of Mont Pelee destroyed what was one of the great cities of the Caribbean and killed more than 30,000 people.Today, the town of St Pierre, once the "Little Paris of the Caribbean," is now the "Little Pompeii Caribbean," although, woven among pitch-black volcanic ruins is a rather charming French village.But Mont Pelee remains, towering over more...

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Caribbean Eats: Is This The Best Seafood in Punta Cana?

April 19, 2014 | 7:01 am | 0 Comment

Caribbean Eats: Is This The Best Seafood in Punta Cana?

YOU CAN find good fish on almost any restaurant table in the Caribbean. It's almost always fresh, locally sourced and well prepared.But the great plate of fish is often in more rarefied air — an exclusive place where master chefs turn seafood into an art form.Above: the grouper at KukuaWe found precisely that at the Kukua Beach Club in Bavaro, an more...

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Martinique Set to Host CARIFTA Games

April 18, 2014 | 6:46 pm | 0 Comment

Martinique Set to Host CARIFTA Games

Above: this year's CARIFTA VillageBy the Caribbean Journal staffThe French department of Martinique is set to host the 2014 edition of the region-wide CARIFTA Agmes.CARIFTA, the Caribbean Junior Athletics Championships, is being hosted from April 19 to April 21 at Martinique's Stade P Aliker.The event is seeing participation from 27 countries and overseas more...

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New Hotel Planned For Carriacou

April 18, 2014 | 12:02 pm | 0 Comment

New Hotel Planned For Carriacou

Above: Leo Joseph (Photo: GG)By the Caribbean Journal staffThe Grenadian island of Carriacou could soon have a new hotel, according to the government.The site of the hotel would be at the Mermaid Tavern, once a well-known hotel on the island originally called the Mermaid Inn.Leo Joseph, a local businessman who purchased the building and has begun more...

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A History of Antigua, Through the Lens

April 18, 2014 | 9:08 am | 0 Comment

A History of Antigua, Through the Lens

Above: the photography exhibition in AntiguaBy the Caribbean Journal staffA new exhibit takes a look at the history of Antigua through a group of photographs.The project, which is the brainchild of photographer Timothy Payne, is a partnership between Antigua's Ministry of Telecommunications, Science and Technology and the Antigua and Barbuda Museum of more...

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Cayman’s Morritt’s Resort Expanding

April 18, 2014 | 8:27 am | 0 Comment

Cayman’s Morritt’s Resort Expanding

Above: the Londoner at Morritt's ResortBy the Caribbean Journal staffMorritt's Resort in Grand Cayman will be opening a new 20-unit section of the vacation ownership property.The Londoner, a 20-unit addition to the 184-unit complex, is set to open in May. It will consist of"The Londoner has all the ingredients that will help provide a truly luxurious more...

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Nine Beach Bars in Providenciales, Turks and Caicos

April 18, 2014 | 8:13 am | 0 Comment

Nine Beach Bars in Providenciales, Turks and Caicos

The chalk-white sands of the Turks and Caicos Islands aren't just great for swimming, relaxing and lounging around. They're also blessed with some truly good beach bars, particularly on the island of Providenciales. Here are some of our favourites on the Turks and Caicos' most popular destination.Da Conch ShackIf you go to any beach bar in Providenciales, more...

News , Turks and Caicos

Caribbean Cookbook: A Shrimp Recipe From St Lucia’s Dasheene Restaurant

April 17, 2014 | 4:06 pm | 0 Comment

Caribbean Cookbook: A Shrimp Recipe From St Lucia’s Dasheene Restaurant

Above: Chef Nigel MitchelCHEF NIGEL MITCHEL leads the kitchen at the famous Dasheene restaurant at the Ladera Resort in St Lucia, and he's been kind enough to share one of his signature recipes with Caribbean Cookbook.It's called Shrimp Dasheene, and it's a classic example of Mitchel's sustainable, local style, which attracts diners from around the more...

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In Anguilla, Celebrating the Sea

April 17, 2014 | 3:21 pm | 0 Comment

In Anguilla, Celebrating the Sea

Above: Island Harbour in AnguillaBy the Caribbean Journal staffAnguilla is readying for its Festival Del Mar this weekend, an annual fete celebrating all things from the sea.The event, which begins on Saturday and concludes Sunday evening, is located in the fishing village of Island Harbour on the country's eastern tip.The festival includes swimming races, more...

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Haiti, Turkey Hold Talks in Port-au-Prince

April 16, 2014 | 12:25 pm | 0 Comment

Haiti, Turkey Hold Talks in Port-au-Prince

Above: Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu and Haiti Prime Minister Laurent LamotheBy the Caribbean Journal staffTurkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu continued his trip to Hispaniola on Tuesday with a visit to Port-au-Prince.Davutoglu held talks with Haitian officials including Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe, new Foreign Minister Duly Brutus and more...

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