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15 Top Things to Know Before Visiting Cuba
Cuba | Caribbean | Weekend Getaways

15 Top Things to Know Before Visiting Cuba

For me, visiting Cuba was a bit of a head scratcher—it was like no place I’ve ever been, and I’ve spent some quality time bee-bopping around the Caribbean islands. With the past history of US-Cuba relations, there are a handful of things to know before visiting Cuba, especially as an American (though much of the…

3 Days in Havana, Cuba: Your Ultimate Itinerary
Cuba | Caribbean | Island Life

3 Days in Havana, Cuba: Your Ultimate Itinerary

Honestly, I wasn’t sure what to expect visiting Havana, Cuba for the first time. Mostly I imagined lots of shiny 1950s style cars, colorful buildings, and heaping servings of tamales? Accurate? Somewhat…but the description doesn’t quite capture the eclectic culture of Havana. I’m going to go out on a limb, channel my residual mojito buzz,…

Why You Need to Visit the Caribbean at Least Once in Your Life
Caribbean | Bucket List | Island Life

Why You Need to Visit the Caribbean at Least Once in Your Life

If you’re looking for anything from laid back beach-side chilling to awesome nightlife to the perfect spot for a family vacay, look no further than the Caribbean. It has something for everyone, and you’ll have SOOO many options for best vacations in the Caribbean.  Read on for the 10 top  reasons to visit the Caribbean…

St Barts: Playground of the Rich & Famous
St. Barts | Caribbean | Island Life | Weekend Getaways

St Barts: Playground of the Rich & Famous

Welcome to St Barts, where the rich come to frolic amidst crystal clear water, deserted white sand beaches, and lavish villas boasting insane panoramas. Somehow I was able to sneak in, and let me tell you, it was luxurious and absurdly gorgeous…I can see why they want to keep it for themselves. Read on for…

10 Reasons to Fall in Love with Barbados
Barbados | Caribbean | Island Life | Weekend Getaways

10 Reasons to Fall in Love with Barbados

I imagine that by this part of winter with the holidays past, most folks are pretty fed up with snow shoveling, scraping ice off the windshield, and wearing pants. That last part might just be me…I HATE pants! In any case, imagine trading in the snow and freezing temps for a balmy beach, rum punch,…