Seaside Horse Racing in Sainte-Marie, Martinique
Every August 15th, on the dark, volcanic sands of Sainte-Marie, the whole town comes to the shore to enjoy horse racing thrills along the sea.
On-Site St. Croix: Horseback Riding in West with Paul & Jill’s Equestrian Stables
Buccoo Integrated Facility – The Churchill Downs of Goat Racing
The $100 million Buccoo Integrated Facility is a state-of-the-art racing venue in Tobago that we've dubbed The Churchill Downs of Goat Racing.
Ditch the Derby and Try a Day at the Races, Caribbean Style
The Barbados Turf Club at the historic Garrison Savannah, located just east of Bridgetown, has been hosting horse races since 1845!
Unpacking Saint Lucia – December 2019
My latest Saint Lucia adventure was pretty amazing. I'll most remember this trip, though, for all that I didn't get to see and do...
National Heroes Park Changing The Guard, Jamaica
They stand at Jamaica's National Heroes Park all day – deadpan serious, unflinching – exactly like the Royal Guards at Buckingham Palace.
Haitian-Style Bullfighting, The Most Taboo Animal Sport in the Caribbean
This is a whole other brand of bullfighting... one that's obviously not for the faint of heart.
Skittish on Europe? Try These 4 Euro-style Caribbean Destinations
Easter Goat Races
The Buccoo Goat Race Festival: first run in 1925 (yes, folks have been racing goats in this corner of Tobago for almost 100 years), the Tobagonians of this sleepy village have a Barbadian (Samuel Callender) to thank for this poor man’s horse races — at the time reserved for the local gentry.