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Fort Amsterdam, St. Maarten
St. Martin/St. Maarten

Fort Amsterdam, Sint Maarten – Sadly Decaying 17th Century Stronghold

Like the continued coexistence of the Dutch and French in SXM, the combination of Dutch and Spanish styles in Fort Amsterdam make it unique.
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Fort Jefferson Seawalls
🇺🇸Florida Keys

Fort Jefferson Seawalls – Walk Atop The Waves In The Florida Keys

If you're visiting Fort Jeffereson on a day trip, you'll want to leave time for beachcombing, snorkeling, and a stroll atop the Fort Jefferson seawalls. 
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Garita del Diablo (Devil's Sentry Box), Puerto Rico
🇵🇷 Old San Juan

Garita del Diablo (Devil’s Sentry Box), Puerto Rico

Garita del Diablo (Devil's Sentry Box) at Castillo San Cristóbal in Old San Juan has been off limits for hundreds of years. There's a haunted reason why...
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Fort Christian
🇻🇮St. Thomas

Fort Christian, St. Thomas – Cornerstone of U. S. Virgin Islands History

You simply cannot tell the history of the Virgin Islands without Fort Christian. Its doors opened 339 years ago, making it the oldest structure in the USVI.
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Ilet Ramier, Martinique
🇫🇷Martinique

Ilet Ramier, Martinique: Uncommon Attraction

You can't sail into the Bay of Fort-de-France from the south without passing Ilet-Ramier. Once you see it, though, you may not want to keep going at all.
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Martello Tower, Barbuda
🇦🇬Barbuda

Barbuda’s Martello Tower: Uncommon Attraction

Martello Tower Barbuda dates back to the early 1800s. It's said to be the oldest such tower in the Caribbean. It's also the island's strongest structure.
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🇫🇷Terre-de-Haut

La Tour Modèle Atop Terre-de-Haut, Guadeloupe: Uncommon Attraction

The ultimate lookout in Les Saintes, La Tour Modèle was built in 1843 to protect French interests in Terre-de-Haut and its sister islets.
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St. Martin/St. Maarten

On-Site St. Martin: Scaling Off Lolo Lunch Fun at Fort Louis

From the street just outside Cisca's Delicacy, Fort Louis stood stoically above Marigot tempting exploration.
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Brimstone Hill Fortress cannons by Patrick Bennett
🇰🇳St. Kitts

Scaling Big Black Brimstone Hill Fortress, St. Kitts

On St. Kitts looms one of the most impressive sites in all the Caribbean: a black massive fortress nearly 1,000 ft in the air. This, is Brimstone Hill.
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