St Barth


A Lovely French Caribbean Hotel Is Back in St Barth 


St Barth is an island without an analog, an impossible Caribbean alchemy of the French Riviera. And now one of the island’s most devoted Riviera inspirations is back. The Tropical Hotel in St Jean, which had been shuttered since Hurricane […]

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Nocturne Acquires WIMCO, Forging a New Caribbean Villa Power 

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In December, leading Caribbean villa provider WIMCO Villas was purchased by Nocturne Luxury Villas. The deal follows last year’s acquisition by Nocturne of another major St Barth villa provider, St Barth Properties, forging a significant new villa player for St […]


St Barth Loosens Travel Testing Requirements

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St Barth has relaxed its testing requirements for travelers, making them slightly easier to comply with.  Effective this week, St Barth will now accept either PCR or antigen tests taken within 48 hours before the departure flight to St Barth.  […]


Bagatelle Expands to Los Cabos

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Fast-expanding eatery Bagatelle, best known for its brunch hotspots in New York and St Barth, has opened its doors in Los Cabos.  The new eatery is set at the Breathless Resort and Spa, designed by noted architect Filipao Nunes.  The […]

10 New Hotels Coming to the Caribbean in 2022

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Tiny eco resorts. Grand luxury hotels. Rarefied retreats. The Caribbean’s newest hotels for 2022 are a melange of styles and sensibilities, from all-inclusive to boutique and everywhere in between.  Even amid the pandemic, the Caribbean hotel pipeline keeps growing, and […]

Tradewind Aviation Relaunches Anguilla Flights

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The most glamorous way to arrive in Anguilla is back.  Luxury airline Tradewind Aviation has relaunched its service between San Juan, Puerto Rico and Anguilla.  The service is operating on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays between San Juan and Anguilla, with […]


The 22 Best Islands in the Caribbean to Visit in 2022

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Hiking a volcano. Walking the cane fields of an organic rum distillery. Eating lionfish burgers at an oceanfront food truck; savoring a twilight mento concert; kayaking across a secret mangrove forest; riding a flats boat to an undiscovered sandbar. They’re […]

The 10 Best Luxury Resorts in the Caribbean for 2022

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Luxury. It’s one of the most overused words in the travel industry; but that’s also because it’s just so hard to define. What makes luxury? Is it design? Is it food and beverage? Is it the natural environment? Is it […]

St Barth Has New Testing Requirements for Travelers

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The French Caribbean island of St Barth is tightening its travel rules amid the holiday season.  St Barth’s regional government has announced a new testing requirement, mandating that travelers provide a negative result form a test taken no more than […]


In St Barth, a New Villa “Over the Ocean”

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A dramatic new villa has made its debut at St Barth’s iconic Le Toiny hotel.  It’s called Villa Over the Ocean, and it’s a contemporary four-bedroom villa perched right over Toiny beach.  Amenities range from a private 900-square-foot heated pool […]

12 Toes-in-the-Sand Resorts in the Caribbean

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It’s something you just don’t find that often at many resorts anymore: that intimacy with the ocean; the feeling of being right at the beach’s edge, or perched directly above the waves, of being able to take just a few […]

The Caribbean Travel Awards 2022

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It seems that every year in the Caribbean we say it’s been a year like no other — but in the age of the pandemic, that’s a guarantee. And if 2020 was defined by the ongoing question of the tourism […]


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