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The 25 Best Caribbean All-Inclusive Resorts – 2014

March 6, 2014 | 12:01 am | 0 Comment

The 25 Best Caribbean All-Inclusive Resorts – 2014

Sometimes an all-inclusive resort is exactly what you need.  Or, in the case of an extreme winter, exactly what the doctor ordered: sun-drenched beaches, no wallets, no stress, no schedules and plenty of space to wind down ... or wind up, depending upon your mood and disposition. But all-inclusive resorts can be purposeful as well.  There are all-inclusive vacations more...

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Caribbean Connectivity: CARCIP Urges Greater Regional Innovation

February 26, 2014 | 4:08 am | 0 Comment

Caribbean Connectivity: CARCIP Urges Greater Regional Innovation

Above; St Vincent (CJ Photo)By the Caribbean Journal staffThree Eastern Caribbean countries are benefitting from an infrastructure development thrust that could usher in a new era of technology-based innovation and entrepreneurship for the region.The initiative is part of the World Bank-funded Caribbean Communications Infrastructure Program (CARCIP), more...

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St Vincent and the Grenadines to Place “Major Emphasis” on Infrastructure

February 4, 2014 | 6:00 am | 0 Comment

St Vincent and the Grenadines to Place “Major Emphasis” on Infrastructure

Above: St Vincent (CJ Photo)By the Caribbean Journal staffThe government of St Vincent and the Grenadines will place "major emphasis" on infrastructural development this year, Governor General Sir Frederick Ballantyne said in his recent Throne Speech.Sir Frederick said that, despite the crippling December storms that caused "significant damage" in the country, more...

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St Lucia, St Vincent, Grenada Work to Improve Regional Telecom Network

February 3, 2014 | 2:41 pm | 0 Comment

St Lucia, St Vincent, Grenada Work to Improve Regional Telecom Network

Above: St Vincent and the Grenadines (CJ Photo)By Gerard BestGovernments of the Eastern Caribbean have taken what could be a significant step toward harmonizing their countries’ investments in telecommunications infrastructure.A regional project, called the Caribbean Regional Communications Infrastructure Programme (CARCIP), is looking to bridge the gaps in more...

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Grenada Begins Relief Efforts For St Vincent, St Lucia, Dominica

January 6, 2014 | 12:36 pm | 0 Comment

Grenada Begins Relief Efforts For St Vincent, St Lucia, Dominica

Above: St Vincent (CJ Photo)By the Caribbean Journal staffGrenada's National Disaster Management Agency has begun efforts to provide relief for St Vincent, St Lucia and Dominica, which suffered from serious storms over the Christmas holiday.The NADMA has activated a bank for donations and is readying a 40-foot container of goods for shipment to St Vincent. The more...

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St Vincent and the Grenadines Completes Construction of New Airport Terminal

January 2, 2014 | 9:59 pm | 0 Comment

St Vincent and the Grenadines Completes Construction of New Airport Terminal

Above: the new airport terminal (CJ Photo)By the Caribbean Journal staffSt Vincent and the Grenadines has completed construction on the terminal building for the Argyle International Airport, which is projected to open at the end of this year.The project was built at a cost of $28 million, according to Prime Minister Dr Ralph Gonsalves. When completed, the more...

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Rum Journal: A Secret Rum Punch at the Bequia Beach Hotel

December 8, 2013 | 6:40 am | 0 Comment

Rum Journal: A Secret Rum Punch at the Bequia Beach Hotel

BEQUIA —Making rum punch is an art form: there is no one perfect way to do it. (That's without mentioning the perfect planteur, rum punch's French Caribbean cousin.)Generally speaking, the further south you go, the more bitter the rum punch. To put it another way, the closer you get to Trinidad, the more likely you are to find Angostura bitters in your rum more...

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New St Vincent Airport Making Progress Toward Late 2014 Completion

November 12, 2013 | 2:30 pm | 0 Comment

New St Vincent Airport Making Progress Toward Late 2014 Completion

Above: the terminal at the new Argyle International Airport (all photos by CJ)By Alexander BritellST VINCENT — Getting to St Vincent and the Grenadines could be a whole lot easier by the end of next year.The government said this week that the Argyle International Airport project remains on schedule toward a completion date at the end of 2014.St more...

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Caribbean Villa With a View: The Shores of Palm Island

November 10, 2013 | 10:21 am | 0 Comment

Caribbean Villa With a View: The Shores of Palm Island

You're never very far from the beach on the private Palm Island resort near Union Island in the Grenadines.But at the Sea Feather Villa, you're right on the sand.Located on the north side of the private Palm Island, Sea Feather is the newest villa on the island, with three bedrooms, a living room and a large covered deck.The all-inclusive Palm Island more...

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Rum Journal: Tasting the Caribbean’s Strongest Rum

November 5, 2013 | 8:30 am | 0 Comment

Rum Journal: Tasting the Caribbean’s Strongest Rum

THE BARMAN reaches down for the bottle, appearing to look over his shoulder.This rum is only available for those who ask, he says. Why?"They call it plane fuel."And when you taste it, you'll soon think that the Grenadine Air Alliance runs exclusively on the stuff.The brand, made by St Vincent Distillers, Ltd is called Sunset, and the name is simple: "Very more...

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