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Posted by on May 16, 2017 in Travel Caribbean, Travel Central America, Travel Destinations |

The Essential St. Barts Travel Guide

The Essential St. Barts Travel Guide

Unless you’ve been hiding under a rock, you have probably heard of St. Barts – an island in the French West Indies known for its exclusivity and reputation as a paradise that famous celebrities and wealthy socialites frequent. But even us regular folks aren’t immune to the allure of the island. Beautiful beaches, luxury boutiques, beach bars, and luxury villa rentals in St. Barts await you. So read on to find out more about the Caribbean’s most expensive island. How to Get There Because of its exclusivity, you can’t find any direct flights to St. Barts. The only airlines that fly directly to the island are Winair or St. Barth Commuter, and both offer a 15-minute plane ride only from St. Maarten. You can also choose to take the ferry ride, which will take about 45 minutes travel time. Another way is to fly from San Juan, Puerto Rico with Tradewinds Aviation. All these are your options if you don’t have a private jet or a yacht at your...

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Posted by on Dec 29, 2016 in Travel Caribbean, Travel Central America, Travel Destinations |

5 Best Dominican Republican Beaches

5 Best Dominican Republican Beaches

Thinking about taking a trip to the Dominican Republic? If so, you’re in great company as this island vacation spot is one of the top Caribbean islands to visit with a plethora of visitors and travelers blanketing the island each and every year. Noted as most popular during the winter months, the Dominican Republic serves as a popular destination for those who are seeking to escape the cold and instead relax on a tropical white sand beach with a cold drink in hand. Speaking of beaches, there are lots of great ones to choose from, some with a Dominican Republic resort backing right onto it, making for a very convenient stay. But what are the best beaches to visit on the island? Let’s take a look at our top 5 best Dominican Republic beaches. Punta Cana Undoubtedly the most popular section of the Dominican Republic, Punta Cana is a resort hotspot catering to those who love all-inclusive stays, beaches, palm trees and living the life. If you love long...

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Posted by on Oct 25, 2016 in Travel Africa, Travel Caribbean, Travel Central America, Travel Destinations, Travel Dubai, Travel Kenya, Travel Middle East |

5 Luxury Trips to Take if Money is not an Issue

5 Luxury Trips to Take if Money is not an Issue

 If you have the money to spend on a vacation, where should you go? In the rest of this post, we will take a quick look at some of the top destinations or things to do that should be on your list. In these places, you can splurge and enjoy a vacation fit for royalty. City Break in Dubai If you are thinking of luxury, Dubai should be on the top of the list. One of the things that you can do here is to stay at Burj Al Arab, a seven-star sail-shaped hotel that stands tall along the shores of Jumeirah Beach. The artificial islands of Palm Jumeriah will also be worth seeing. It is also where the famous sky diving in Dubai takes place. A super yacht cruise or an overland tour can also be good ways to explore the city. A romantic hot air balloon would be a perfect date idea, and if you enjoy golf then there are a wide range of courses to choose...

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Posted by on Apr 9, 2015 in Travel Caribbean, Travel Central America, Travel Destinations, Travel North America |

6 Great Beaches in St. Barts

6 Great Beaches in St. Barts

St. Barts, short for Saint-Barthelemy, the Caribbean’s most expensive and elite island, lives up to its hype as an adult sand-box where the famous and rich kiss over glasses of rose. However, it still has the charms that makes it suitable for ordinary folks, from its distinctly Gallic flair to its uncrowded white sand beaches. The neat capital of Gustavia is famous for its cottages as well as designer shops and a remarkable ambiance of a romantic yacht-filled harbor. On the other side of the island, next to the airport, is a diminutive strip of beautiful boutiques as well as beach bars that have been compared to St. Tropez.Spectacular, white sand beaches, 22 to be exact, are the trump certificate of this island not to mention the breathtaking fully-equipped holiday villas in St. Barts. Following are the 6 great beaches of St. Barts 1. Anse des Flamands A lot of visitors never visit this northern coastline unless they are staying in a nearby hotel. This is a real shame...

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Posted by on Aug 31, 2014 in Extreme Travel, Food and Travel, Only The Best, Travel Asia, Travel Caribbean, Travel Central America, Travel Destinations, Travel Indonesia, Travel Resources, Travel Style, Travel Tips |

Top 3 Exotic Food Destinations

Top 3 Exotic Food Destinations

Whether you’re a foodie fanatic or prefer to play it safe, you can’t deny that food can make or break a destination. From the cheapest street food to the most delicate cuisine at the finest restaurants, eating out while abroad is an experience to savour. Step out of your comfort zone and really immerse yourself in the culture of the country you visit by sampling their traditional dishes. But before you decide on that all-important trip, take a look at the best destinations to try the most exotic food in the world. 1. Caribbean Caribbean cooking is influenced by many different kinds of cuisine such as Spanish, Chinese, European and Indian because of the history of the region. The spices and herbs were brought from the East as well as a healthy dose of rice dishes! Meat is a regular feature as well as many kinds of seafood with it being an island environment. But I bet you’ve never heard of ‘conch fritters’. A Bahamian dish, conch fritters are...

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Posted by on Feb 28, 2014 in Diving Holidays, Only The Best, Outdoor Nature Travel, Resorts and Hotels, Travel Caribbean, Travel Central America, Travel Destinations, Travel Style | 1 comment

A Trip To Curacao – 3 Simple Reasons Not To Hate The Island

A Trip To Curacao – 3 Simple Reasons Not To Hate The Island

Situated off the Venezuelan coast, in the southern of Caribbean Sea is an island called Curacao. It is also one of the three famous “ABC” islands teamed together with Aruba Island and Bonaire Island. Curacao is the Netherlands Antilles’ most populated and largest island with the most “social life” going on. The capital of the island, Willemstad, boasts a range of brightly-colored Dutch architecture and proudly presenting tourists with museums, casinos, shopping centers and perfect beaches. If you’re planning for a trip to Curacao, we have compiled 3 simple reasons not to hate on the island and how you can enjoy your time while being there : The Wonderful Marine Life And Best Diving Spots If you ever looking for the most unique aquarium in the world, Curacao Sea Aquarium fits in the list perfectly as it uses the system of open-water where it pumps the sea water into a variety of tanks continuously. Other than that, you will also be able to scuba dive and feed sea turtles,...

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Posted by on Oct 4, 2013 in Family Travel, Travel Caribbean, Travel Destinations, Travel Europe, Travel France, Travel Italy |

Where Will You Holiday This Winter?

Where Will You Holiday This Winter?

Ask anyone and they all tell you winter is not on their favorite list .Who would even enjoy the cold winds, falling snow and zero degrees temperatures? Many people long for an intense dose of heat and sunshine at this time of year. The web is full of destinations to choose from the sometimes it might look too confusing. Booking your holidays with Monarch or similar sites may save you  some precious time and frustration.  Regardless, if you’re planning on going for a holiday this English winter, here are 3 places you may want to consider. Beach/Snorkelling holiday in JamaicaLocated in the Caribbean, Jamaica is largely popular as a favorite destination for nature lovers but is also ideal for those looking for a sun filled escape from winter months. The island offers visitors dramatic views of natural landscapes of the Caribbean. Once there, you can visit the Dunn’s River Falls, widely considered one of the most beautiful water falls in the world; enjoy one of the many white sand beaches;...

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