Caribbean Weekly Wrap Up

Caribbean Wrap Up

Haiti's push for more tourism, a secret beach bar in Nassau, and a delicious rum punch video from our friend JetSetSarah and the Montpelier Plantation on Nevis--this week's Caribbean Wrap Up crisscrosses the islands from east to west. If you're a diver, then you're going to love the story about diving the Great Blue Hole of Belize! Caribbean Weekly Wrap Up The Caribbean’s Easiest Rum Punch … [Read more...]

Caribbean Weekly Wrap Up

Caribbean Weekly Wrap Up

Food, a famous sunken ship, Grenadian beaches, and an epic journey on the Mail Boats of the Bahamas--this week's Caribbean Weekly Wrap Up has a little bit of everything. Be sure to read the story about the Bahamian Mail Boats, it's extremely well written and tells of a powerful tradition in the Bahamas. I've added a Mail Boat adventure to my bucket list. Will it be luxurious? No. Will it be … [Read more...]

Tourism in Haiti: A Portrait

Haiti Tourism

Happy 4th of July Castaways, here is a guest post by Alexandre Duval, a Montreal-based blogger working for Tourism Montreal who writes about tourism around the world. Dubbed the "Pearl of the Antilles" in French as a reference to its natural beauty, Haiti used to be a quite popular destination for North American tourists. In effect, until the early 1980s, the arrival of hundreds of thousands of … [Read more...]