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Summer of RHUM

Uncommon Caribbean Launches ‘Summer of Rhum’ to Lift Your 2020 Spirits

'Summer of Rhum' is a virtual journey into the heart of the world's finest rum. Unlike other virtual trips, though, this one offers tasting opportunities...

On Coronavirus and What’s Ahead for Uncommon Caribbean

Much is unknown about the coronavirus' impact on Caribbean travel. Knowing uncommon travelers the way we do, though, we can be certain of one thing...
#StCroixVibes C'sted Sunset
🇻🇮St. Croix

Welcome to #StCroixVibes Week on Uncommon Caribbean!

Welcome to #StCroixVibes Week, our latest homage to the special corner of the Caribbean we'll always know simply as home.
Returning to Anguilla and Stunning Shoal Bay, Anguilla

Up Next: Returning To Anguilla After 7 Long Years

Returning to Anguilla is always a good idea. After an extended hiatus stretching seven long years, it's actually more of a necessity for me.
Wild, wonderful Martinique Carnival | Credit: Henri Salomon

Up Next: Our First Taste of Martinique Carnival

Martinique Carnival is a bit unique among West Indian Carnivals. The fete here continues an extra day after it ends in Trinidad and most everywhere else.
Meads Bay, Anguilla from the sky | Credit: Patrick Bennett, Uncommon Caribbean Images

Introducing Uncommon Caribbean Images

We just launched a new online stock photo library! Uncommon Caribbean Images is the first stock photo library completely dedicated to Caribbean travel.
Iconic San Juan sentry box, Puerto Rico | Credit: Zach Stadler
🇵🇷Puerto Rico

Up Next: Delving Into Post-Disaster Recovery in Puerto Rico

On my last visit to Puerto Rico, just five months post-Maria, I didn't stay long enough to get a sense of the recovery. This trip will be different.
Magens Bay morning, St. Thomas, USVI | SBPR
🇻🇮St. Thomas

Up Next: St. Thomas and St. John, USVI

We're about to embark on a weeklong adventure to gauge for ourselves just how things are really coming along in post-Hurricane Irma/Maria St. Thomas and St. John. Should you consider traveling to St. Thomas and St. John, USVI this summer? We'll start getting some answers beginning tomorrow.
One of the 365 beaches in Antigua | Credit: Flickr user Andrew Moore

Up Next: Antigua and (Hopefully) Barbuda

While a lot of our trip will be focused on our usual uncommon adventuring, we also plan to explore the state of things in the wake of last summer's destructive hurricanes. Antigua is said to have been largely spared any damage, but sadly the same cannot be said for Barbuda.