St Barth


This Tiny Island Is Hosting the Caribbean’s Most Exclusive Rum Festival  

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It’s the Caribbean capital of luxury and glamour: the tiny French Caribbean of St Barth, the premier jet-set stop in the region and an intoxicatingly beautiful vacation spot.  And every November, the island kicks off its high season with the […]


The Caribbean's Premier Rum Event Is Back Again in St Bart's

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The best rums in the world are back in the heart of the French Caribbean for the sixth annual edition of the Caribbean Rum Awards St Barth. This year’s festival, which runs Oct. 31-Nov. 4, includes the world’s most exclusive […]


At This Caribbean Luxury Resort, You Can Replant Coral Reefs  

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In recent years, coral restoration has become one of the biggest things in marine conservation, as more and more organizations work to replant and regenerate coral reefs in the region.  Until now, that work has largely been the purview of […]


In St Bart's, A Dreamy Little Caribbean Beach Resort 

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It’s just across the water from the people watching at Nikki Beach and the endless lunches at the Eden Rock; a short drive from the buzz of Gustavia and the scenes at Shellona and Bagatelle.  But you might never know […]

The Caribbean’s Premier Film Festival Is Back in St Barth 

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The Caribbean’s premier film festival is back once again on the French Caribbean island of St Barth.  The 26th edition of the St Barth Film Festival runs this week from May 3-6 in Gustavia.  Since 1996, the event has become […]

A New Way to Fly Private to The Bahamas 

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Leading luxury airline Tradewind Aviation is expanding, in what will be a major boost for those looking for private charters to The Bahamas.  Tradewind is opening a new aircraft base near Palm Beach, Fla in September, expanding on the airline’s […]

CJ Invest

Demand for St Barth Real Estate Keeps Rising

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By Joe Pike, Special Contributor to CJI St. Barth real estate has a good problem on its hands. It needs more inventory —  because real estate there continues to be a juggernaut regardless of the pandemic. Tom Smyth, co-owner of […]

From Nassau to Grand Cayman, 6 Islands for Your March Vacation

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Celebrity-filled food festivals, villa vacations and diverse spring breaks. It’s peak season in the Caribbean – but that doesn’t mean you can’t find a unique island vacation this March.  And our latest edition of Where to Go takes you across […]

St Barth Villa on the Market for $23.9 Million 

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A five-bedroom villa in St Barth’s Pointe Milou neighborhood is on the market for $23.9 million, Caribbean Journal Invest has learned.  The property is listed with St Barth Sotheby’s International Realty.  The five-bedroom, 5.5-villa stunner is called La Danse des […]


The Cool List: the Coolest Hotels in the Caribbean for 2023

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It’s hard to believe the first edition of our landmark Cool List was published 11 years ago. Today, the Caribbean Journal Cool List is still the annual authority on the Caribbean’s coolest, most creative, singular, buzzy places to stay. That […]

St Barth’s Ultimate Rum Event Is Back Again for 2023 

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The world’s greatest rums. The Caribbean’s most glamorous island.  The premier celebration of fine Caribbean rum is back again in 2023, with the sixth annual Caribbean Rum Awards St Barth.  The festival has revealed its dates for 2023, running Oct. […]

The 23 Best Caribbean Islands to Visit in 2023

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Can you believe it has been nearly three years since the world changed? In that span, the destinations of the Caribbean have undergone a tumultuous, frantic, whirring upheaval, one that turned from total static to what is today an abundant, […]


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