people we meet
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.
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.
When You’re Hungry in St. Thomas, Call Kelvin, The Mobile Pate Man
As everyone loves pates in the USVI, they tend to sell out fast. That's why, when you're in St. Thomas, you MUST know Kelvin, the mobile pate man.
Having Your Goat (But Not Eating Him Too) at Sunset At The Palms in Negril, Jamaica
When I first came upon goats while wandering around Sunset At The Palms in Negril, Jamaica, I thought they belonged to some local farmer. I was wrong.
Meet the Kooky Coconut Man of Costa Rica
The prevailing style of dress in Tortuguero, the wild and wonderfully remote village on the Caribbean coast of Costa Rica, is anything but fancy.
My Latest Best Reason to Head Back to Exuma
My dreams of returning to the Exumas are fueled by sublime scenes of secluded sandy shores, crystalline seas, sandbars, boating... and this beautiful woman.
When You’re Craving a Natural Taste of St. Lucia, It’s Fruitman to The Rescue!
Look out on the sea... Is it a bird? Is it a whale? No, it's... Fruitman!