The Best All-Inclusive Private-Island Destinations

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At the best private-island all-inclusive destinations in the Caribbean, you’ll find the all-inclusive experience without all the crowds.  That means the comfort and convenience of all-inclusive in a luxurious, rarefied package, often in some of the most luxurious spots in […]


21 Small Caribbean Beach Resorts to Visit in 2020

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It’s just you and the sand. No crowds, no hassle, no long journeys to get from your room to the water.  That’s what the best beach resorts are about — places where nothing stands between you and the object of […]


Curtain Bluff, an All-Inclusive Caribbean Classic, Is Better Than Ever

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It’s not easy to become a classic.  It’s not just half a century of luxury, or years of visits by legendary names.  A classic resort is about a vision, a look, a philosophy — and relentless execution.  Being flanked by […]


In Grand Cayman, a New Kind of All-Inclusive Vacation

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There’s a new way to take an all-inclusive vacation on one of the Caribbean’s greatest beaches: Seven Mile Beach in Grand Cayman.  The Margaritaville Beach Resort Grand Cayman has launched a new all-inclusive option, meaning travelers can stay on the […]

Sunwing Launches New Flights to Mazatlan, Mexico

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Canada’s Sunwing has launched its first-ever flights from Quebec City to Mazatlan in Mexico.  Sunwing is running the new flights weekly on Tuesdays, from now through April 14, 2020.  It’s another new route for what is one of the hottest […]

The 20 Best Caribbean Beach Bars to Visit in 2020

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There’s a very effective way to test the quality of a Caribbean beach bar: whether you can spend the entire day there.  Because best Caribbean beach bars are more than bars — they’re destinations, the sorts of places where you can […]


A “New” Cancun Rises in the Mexican Caribbean

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It’s not Isla Mujeres. Nor Playa del Carmen. The hottest destination on Mexico’s Caribbean Coast is Playa Mujeres — a.k.a. Costa Mujeres — a booming new resort area about a half-hour north of Cancun’s Hotel Zone and 45 minutes from […]

Rum Journal: An All-Inclusive Caribbean Rum Shack in Antigua

Guyana’s El Dorado 15. Trinidad’s Angostura 1787. Barbados’ Mount Gay 1703.  They’re the sort of rums you hardly find together in the Caribbean, iconic West Indian rum expressions that seldom appear on a shelf even at the best of Caribbean […]

More New Nonstop Flights Are Coming to Puerto Rico

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Puerto Rico says it’s in the midst of a tourism boom, and another carrier is set to launch new daily nonstop flights to the island.  Beginning Nov. 14, Frontier will be operating a new daily flight between Newark Liberty International […]

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The 5 Best Aruba Beaches to Visit Right Now

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Plainly, Aruba is one of the beach capitals of the Caribbean. Few destinations in the region can match the quality — and number — of world-class beaches on this Dutch Caribbean island. Indeed, Aruba’s brilliant white sand, calm waters and […]

Where to Stay in St Vincent and the Grenadines

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By Bob Curley CJ Contributor St Vincent and the Grenadines isn’t your typical Caribbean vacation destination. The lush, volcanic island of St Vincent is by far the largest land mass in this archipelago nation, yet may be the least visited […]

Five Ways to Experience Grenada

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Grenada is one of the most deliciously diverse destinations in the Caribbean, with the aroma of its native spices wafting through the air and redolent in the fresh local cuisine served everywhere from local roadside stands to the finest hotels. […]


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