La Vaughn Belle, St. Croix’s Queen of Conscious Art
Purposeful art that echoes history's triumphs and tribulations really speaks to me. The best source of such art in St. Croix is La Vaughn Belle.
Company House Hotel Pool – Where to Cool Off Artfully in St. Croix
Unlike most other city hotel pools, the Company House Hotel pool is big on charm. Much of the credit for this goes to renouned artist, Jan Mitchell-Larsen.
Santurce Street Art Brightens the Night Around San Juan
Santurce street art isn't meant to simply dress up the neighborhood. In fact, it's no stretch to say that the art helped to save the neighborhood.
St. Croix-Inspired Textile Treasures by Debbie Sun Design Studio: Uncommon Buy
Few can translate their own beauty into one-of-a-kind creations that help us all feel more beautiful inside and out. Debbie Sun is one such person.
St. Martin/St. Maarten
Help Reopen Amuseum Naturalis — St. Martin’s One and Only Natural History Museum
Amuseum Naturalis is St. Martin's one and only natural history museum and now you can help it reopen after a tumultuous 2017 hurricane season.
Curacao’s Charming Chichi Dolls: Uncommon Buy
Many are the colorful and cool souvenirs you can buy when visiting Curacao, but nothing can really match the special charm of the Chichi.
Uncommon Art: Cow Horns and Crystal Chandeliers in Haiti
On recent trips to Haiti, I've become enamored with the incredible functional art produced there, this chandelier among my favorites.
Clandestina in Old Havana for Cuban-made Caribbean Happiness
Clandestina is Cuba’s first design store, providing both tourists and residents with contemporary products uniquely designed and manufactured in Havana.
Christ of Havana: Let This Massive Statue Grant You Peace
The Christ of Havana (or El Cristo de La Habana) statue has been gracing Havana, Cuba with its peaceful and forgiving gaze since 1958.