Rat Island, St. Lucia Comes Full-Circle (But Could Still Use a New Name)
Every Caribbean island can't have an alluringly exotic name. Rat Island, though, is more than its unfortunate name makes it out to be.
Pointe des Chateaux Surprise Lunch in a Remote Corner of Guadeloupe
Pointe des Chateaux is a veritable no man's land in Grande Terre, Guadeloupe. Not the kind of place where you want to be hungry. Or is it..?
Fort Charles: Fading Bastion of British Colonial Rule in Jamaica
During its heyday (1600s), Jamaica's Port Royal was the richest and wickedest city in the Caribbean. Chief among its defenses: Fort Charles.
Ilet Tartane – Tiny Islet Escape in Northern Martinique
Ilet Tartane doesn't have quite the same cachet of other offshore islets encircling Martinique. That doesn't mean you should skip it, though.
Bicentennial Tower, Haiti – Uncommon Attraction
An unmistakeable air of sorrow surrounds Haiti's Bicentennial Tower. You can feel the missed opportunity here; Haiti's greatness unrealized.
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Catedral de San Juan Bautista, Old San Juan – Uncommon Attraction
If a taste of "OLD-Time Religion" is central to your next Caribbean escape, then you'll want to visit la Catedral de San Juan Bautista.
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Revisiting Capilla del Cristo Chapel in Viejo San Juan
Return trips to cherished places yield some of the greatest travel joys. Sometimes, though, those joys are mixed with sadness.
Diamond Falls: A Cascade of Colors in the Wilds of Saint Lucia
Man-made water attractions like the famous Dancing Fountains of Bellagio are cool. Diamond Falls in Saint Lucia, though, is next level.
Grapetree Beach, St. Croix – East End Seclusion Sans Sargassum
Grapetree Beach is tucked away neatly in a tony East End neighborhood in St. Croix, likely to the delight of area residents.