Let’s just get this out of the way…

Winter sucks.

It’s freeze all over the east coast and parts of Florida saw freezing temps last night. Next week’s trip to Nassau can’t come soon enough.

To warm your spirit this week’s Caribbean wrap up has stories about popular beaches, what to do on Curacao, and some off the beaten path islands that will seduce your island soul.

Stay warm Castaways, spring is just around the corner.

Caribbean Weekly Wrap Up

John Watling’s Rum Tour: John Watling’s Rum, the “Spirit of The Bahamas,” offers complimentary tours at its home, the Buena Vista Estate, in Downtown Nassau. –Story by Rum Connection

These are the Must-Visit Beaches on 10 Caribbean Islands: Trying to earn your Caribbean beach bum credentials? You can’t consider yourself a coastal connoisseur until you’ve planted your posterior on (at least) one of these marquee strands. –Story by Caribbean Journal

Things to do in Curacao: There are lots of things to do in Curacao in addition to lounging at the beach or going snorkeling/scuba-diving. The best way to explore the island is simply to hire a car and drive around. –Story by Velvetescape.com

Welcome To The Caribbean’s Prettiest Place: It isn’t warming up anytime soon, which means we’re still in need of a mid-winter Caribbean vacation to keep us sane. Barbados, Barbuda, the Bahamas — there are too many beautiful places to choose from! So why not pick a wild card and head to… –Story by Huffingtonpost.com

Why You Should Travel To This Old Caribbean Gem: Often overshadowed by its livelier sister island, St. Kitts, Nevis offers a low-key, tropical escape with a small-town feel. –Story by Forbestravelguide.com

If you would like to include any Caribbean stories please leave a comment below or email me your story. Thank you!

Cheers,
RumShopRyan