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The 5 Best New Overwater Bungalow Resorts in the Caribbean  

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For decades, overwater bungalows were the exclusive specialty of the South Pacific.  Not anymore.  More and more overwater resorts are starting to pop around the Caribbean, from the islands of Panama to the heart of the Dutch Caribbean.  And while […]


Small Caribbean Hotel of the Week: A Tiny British Virgin Islands Resort

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It’s a dream that has a way of sneaking into our psyches particularly on frigid days in February: a trip somewhere far off the grid to a castaway-style retreat, just you and your flip flops and an appropriate beverage.  On […]


10 Great Caribbean Beach Towns to Visit in 2023

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It’s that perfect confluence: breathtaking beaches, walkable streets, buzzing dining scenes, vibrant communities, all in one place. The Caribbean’s best beach towns are destinations in their own right, where you can come for a day or for a week and […]


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 […]

A New Luxury Yacht Charter in the British Virgin Islands 

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California-based Nomada Hotel Group is coming to the Caribbean – but not on land.  The company says it is “dipping its toes in the water” in the Caribbean with a new luxury yacht charter in the British Virgin Islands.  It’s called […]

The British Virgin Islands' Big Diving Festival Is Back

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A new diving festival is coming back to the British Virgin Islands early next year, Caribbean Journal has learned.  It’s called Wreck Week, and it will run from Feb. 12-18.  The weeklong diving event was created to “generate interest and […]


From the Cayman Islands to Jamaica, 15 Tiny Beach Resorts to Try

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Tucked-away bungalows on a minuscule island in Cayman. A secret oasis in St Barth. An eco-retreat on a perfect stretch of white sand. These are the tiny beach resorts we all dream about during months of endless blizzards.   So […]

The 20 Best Plunge Pool Resorts in the Caribbean 

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More and more travelers are looking for it, and the more you travel the Caribbean the more you realize what a precious amenity it really is: the private plunge pool. There is just something special about having your own pool, […]

Christie’s Looking to Build Caribbean Real Estate Alliance 

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By Joe Pike, Special Contributor to CJI Christie’s International Real Estate has entered into a master license agreement with a St. Thomas-based broker to create Christie’s International Real Estate Caribbean Affiliates. The new entity will provide a central source for […]


In First, American Airlines to Fly From Miami to British Virgin Islands

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In a potential game changer for tourism in the British Virgin Islands, American Airlines has announced plans to launch nonstop flights from Miami to Tortola.  Next summer, American will kick off the first-ever nonstop flights from the United States to […]

Caribbean Photo of the Week: Mahoe Bay, Virgin Gorda, BVI

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The latest Caribbean Photo comes from Caribbean Journal readers Ken and Jane Ogle, who sent in this lovely shot of Mahoe Bay on Virgin Gorda in the British Virgin Islands. Have you taken a great photo in the Caribbean? Send […]

British Virgin Islands Luxury Resort Names New Chef 

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One of the top luxury resorts in the British Virgin Islands has named a new executive chef, Caribbean Journal has learned.  The Rosewood Little Dix Bay resort on Virgin Gorda has tapped Guillaume Galvez as its new chef. In the […]


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