It’s one of the region’s best-kept secrets: the Caribbean is an even cooler place in the summer. It might be the summer breezes, or the emptied-out beaches or the great deals. But when you’re planning your summer vacation, look no further than the Caribbean. The beach is just as cool, the water is warmer, swimming and water sports are more fun and even the frozen rum drinks taste better. We’ve put together some of the best ways to spend your vacation this summer, whether with your family, your significant other or by yourself.
Hiking, Snorkeling and Kayaking in St John
St John is mostly covered by park land. The Virgin Islands National Park is lined with hiking trails, surrounded by coral reefs and beaches dot the island from coast to coast. For a combination of nature and luxury we recommend Caneel Bay opened in 1956 and founded by Laurance Rockefeller, Caneel Bay has consistently ranked among the world best luxury resorts. Caneel Bay is a destination in itself but wet amidst the natural beauty and marine environment you will feel the island of St John calling to you begging to be explored.