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...]

Caribbean Weekly Wrap Up

Caribbean Weekly Wrap Up

Who doesn't love to be inspired, the feel of goosebumps crawling across your skin, mouth hanging open, forgetting to breath. The Caribbean is a place that triggers these side effects on people every day. Feel like being inspired? This week's Caribbean Weekly Wrap Up has plenty of goosebump producing visuals and fantastic day dream material. Get warmed up with a St. John video and see what it's … [Read more...]

Caribbean Weekly Wrap Up

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I don't know about you but this week has flown by! Time for all of us to enjoy a little R&R&R (rest, relaxation, rum) on St. Somewhere. This week's Caribbean Weekly Wrap Up talks about the tour that Blue Chair Bay Rum is doing this summer, a drink recipe from Mount Gay Rum, what to do and see on a one day island tour of Grenada, and a great video of Fortsberg on St. John. So many … [Read more...]

Winners of the Caribbean Rum & Beer Festival Rum Tasting Competition

The Caribbean Rum & Beer Festival in Grenada held a blind tasting competition with some of the worlds best rums. The results for the 2013 Caribbean Alcohol Beverage (CAB) Rum Taste Contest are in. Did any of your favorite rums win? Category: White Rum GOLD - Westerhall 12 Degrees Rum (Westerhall Estate Ltd, Grenada) SILVER - Appleton White (Appleton Estate, Jamaica) BRONZE - Clarke's … [Read more...]

The Caribbean Rum & Beer Festival Returns to Grenada

Caribbean Rum and Beer festival

The annual Caribbean Rum & Beer Festival is heading back to Grenada on 21st – 23rd of November 2013. With Grenada debuting as the host country last year, the Festival organizers are excited to return to the ‘Spice Isle’. According to the Festival Director Ms. Cheryl Collymore, the reasons for once again choosing Grenada, were clear when she noted that ‘It really comes down to being ‘back by … [Read more...]

The Caribbean Rum & Beer Festival Returns to Grenada

Caribbean Rum & Beer Festival 2013

The annual Caribbean Rum & Beer Festival is heading back to Grenada on 22 – 23 November 2013. With Grenada debuting as the host country last year, the Festival organizers are excited to return to the ‘Spice Isle’. According to the Festival Director Ms. Cheryl Collymore, the reasons for once again choosing Grenada, were clear when she noted that ‘It really comes down to being ‘back by popular … [Read more...]

Caribbean Islands For Sale – Where’s Your Dream Island?

Caribbean islands for sale

Many people fantasize about owning their own Caribbean island. Who wouldn't want to wake up every day to the sound of the waves, relax on your very own beach and be able to design your version of paradise how you saw fit. Maybe even open up a little beach bar and live the life that people write songs about. Oh wouldn't it be grand. Owning an island is an expensive endeavour that prompts many of … [Read more...]

The Caribbean Runs on Rum: Grenada

Westerhall Rum Grenada

This is a guest post from Petite Anse Hotel in Grenada. Just like every Caribbean island, Grenada loves its rum. If you’re a big fan of it, then you’ll be in fine company. There are three distilleries that produce it on this captivating island that is known as the “Spice Island”. Just a bit of background so that you can get a feel for this island. Grenada is a major exporter of nutmeg. In fact … [Read more...]

2012 Caribbean Rum & Beer Festival – Grenada

Caribbean Rum and Beer festival

If you're looking for a festival that is all about Caribbean rum and beer and takes place on an intoxicating island then you'll want to check this out. _____________________________ World class premium rum and beers, authentic Caribbean and Creole cuisine, rhythmic steel pan music and a beautiful tropical island; Welcome to the 3rd Caribbean Rum & Beer Festival in Grenada. The … [Read more...]

Sandy Island, Grenada – Island Lime Videos

Sandy Island Grenada

What is it about deserted islands that attracts us so much? Is it the untouched beauty? The escape from civilization? Maybe it's the dream of being an explorer and claiming an island for yourself? How about all of the above. Sandy Island, just off the coast of Carriacou, is a place that can make any deserted island fantasy come true. We sailed north on the Diamant to the island of Carriacou to … [Read more...]

A Sweet Lady Of The Caribbean, The Diamant Of Island Windjammers

Rum Swizzle Time

She has gorgeous curves and when she moves you can tell she knows what she's doing. Her body slides gently side to side and everyone who rides her cherishes every minute. Heads out of the gutter people. The lady I'm speaking of is a majestic tall ship, the Diamant. This Island Windjammers vessel has class and comfort, at a relatively small size of 101ft., this schooner offers amenities that you … [Read more...]