Caribbean Castaway T-Shirts By TeamCocktail

Caribbean Castaway T-Shirts By TeamCocktail

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The RumShopRyan: Boat Drink Recipes

The RumShopRyan: Boat Drink Recipes

Posted by RumShopRyan on Nov 20, 2013 2
A Magical Sunset Cruise Aboard Old Glory

A Magical Sunset Cruise Aboard

Posted by RumShopRyan on Oct 23, 2013 3


Caribbean blogs

Caribbean Weekly Wrap Up

You would have thought Jamaica would be one of the first places to legalize marijuana, not Colorado and Washington state. Well it looks like the Jamaican government is moving to decriminalize the drug. That story and some amazing BVI photos from one of my new favorite boating blogs and some resort tips fill story lines in this week's Caribbean Wrap Up. Caribbean Weekly Wrap … [Read More...]

Guy harvey rum

Guy Harvey Spiced Rum Bites For Space In Rum Market

If you love the ocean, you likely drink rum.  And if you love Guy Harvey's lifestyle – ocean, beaches, fishing, boating, diving – you'll love his new spiced rum, too. Renowned marine wildlife artist, scientist and conservationist Guy Harvey,, unveiled today his entry into the popular spiced rum market.  Guy Harvey Spiced Rum was developed and launched together … [Read More...]

Castaway Cruise

Castaway Cruise To Bimini!

Escape to the Bahamas on the beautiful Mermaid tales, a 70' Hatteras motor yacht with 4 staterooms and 4 bathrooms. The first ever Castaway Cruise will be taking 8 people to Bimini and Gun Cay for 4 fun filled days of island exploration and relaxation. Mermaid Tales, a vessel with Tropical Escape Yacht Charters, comes complete with dinghy, kayak, snorkeling and fishing gear. She … [Read More...]

Caribbean Weekly Wrap Up

Caribbean Weekly Wrap Up

Do you feel that? It's hard to put the feeling into words, but it feels like a touch of anxiety mixed with a cold chill. It's called Island Separation Disorder and I can feel it coming on. Anyone else? If you are experiencing the symptoms of Island Separation Disorder then I encourage you to travel ASAP. If you can't then hopefully this week's Caribbean Wrap Up will help keep the … [Read More...]

Vanilla Smooth Drink Recipe

The Vanilla Smooth – Boat Drinks Recipe

After just one sip, you'll be singing naked in the backyard. Get ready to feel like a kid again, because this boat drink recipe will take you back to the days when a vanilla milkshake was was the best treat in the world. Only this treat is for adults and tastes like a million bucks. This frozen cocktail is called the Vanilla Smooth, which is what all the girls called me in … [Read More...]

Island Windjammer Sagitta

360 Degrees of Sagitta

Boats are beautiful. The Sagitta is a 120 foot sailing ship that calls the warm waters of the Caribbean its home. She is part of Island Windjammers fleet and each week she takes 24 guests to amazing ports of call in the Leeward Islands. Most of the time Sagitta motors from island to island, her sails raised just to add a few extra knots. When those sails unfurl and climb … [Read More...]

Caribbean Blogs

Caribbean Weekly Wrap Up

Have your flip-flops been giving you dirty looks from your closet? Give them a little love and slip them on for this week's Caribbean Weekly Wrap Up, I promise it will help set the mood for a little island state of mind. This week's wrap up showcases Havana Club Mojitos, new Cuban travel rules for Americans, Jamaica and James Bond, low-key Caribbean resorts and some fun … [Read More...]

Cayman Lemonade

Cayman Lemonade – Boat Drink Recipes

After one sip, you'll be hooked like a tuna. This is a post I did about 3 years ago, but being that I've tried this cocktail first hand in the land where it was created I thought I'd bring it back to life. Enjoy the Cayman Lemonade! Quick confession, this Boat Drink has no rum in it. I think I just heard a few hundred of you curse at me. Trust me it's a great drink, one that … [Read More...]

BVI Sailing Charter

Get To Know The Sailing Vessel Maple Cookie

She was simply known as The Cookie. With elegant lines, a spacious salon, state-of-the-art navigation, and four large bedrooms--the Maples Cookie cut through the waters of the British Virgin Islands with style and grace. As for her passengers, well that's another story. Style and grace we are not, more like rum loving pirates on a floating magic carpet. That magic carpet was the … [Read More...]

Caribbean blogs

Caribbean Weekly Wrap Up

Winter Sucks. What is the temperature where you're at? It's even cold here in south Florida. I heard that Jacksonville got ice and Penacola had single digit temps. That's just not right. All I know is that the sun is shining and it's 80 degrees in the Caribbean. Who's up for a little escape? If you can't physically escape right now, how about a mental escape. This week's … [Read More...]

Festival RumBahamas

Rum is Invading the Bahamas Again

Festival RumBahamas is gearing up to once again bring the public a rum festival like no other. There will be food, there will be dancing, there will be music, and that might even be a little rum there as well. Who knows, a Junkanoo parade might just appear out of no where like it did last year. Nassau's Festival RumBahamas is more than just a rum event, it's a Bahamian cultural … [Read More...]

Westin Resort Grand Cayman

Review of the Westin Grand Cayman Seven Mile Beach Resort & Spa

After tossing my bags on the bed, I walked over to the patio door, pushed it open, and stepped out into a setting that was awash in relaxation. In front of me sat a small personal courtyard with soft green grass, the white sand of Seven Mile Beach, and beyond that was the glowing blue waters of the calm Caribbean. The Westin Grand Cayman Seven Mile Beach Resort & Spa on Grand … [Read More...]

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