It’s nearly Christmas, how many of you Castaways are hoping for a Caribbean getaway wrapped up under the tree? My hand is raised as well.
Hopefully your next escape is right around the corner. To keep you all warm and snuggly on those cold nights, here are some great stories from around the Caribbean. From Antigua to Belize with a splash or rhum…enjoy.
Caribbean Weekly Wrap Up
The Top 5 Dive Sites in Antigua: Antigua is almost completely surrounded by well-preserved coral reef, walls and shipwrecks making it a brilliant diving destination. Whether you are a beginner or more advanced, Antigua’s waters will provide you with the perfect dive. -Story by CaribTours
Eggnog Caribbean Style: Spice it up this Christmas with these Caribbean eggnog recipes from Puerto Rico, Dominican Republic, Jamaica – and the infamous Punch de Cream from Trinidad. -Story by Travel2theCaribbean
Rum Journal – Tasting a Guadeloupe Rhum From 1991: Far on the eastern end of Guadeloupe’s butterflied island pair is Le Moule. It is a nondescript place of farms and palm trees, quiet and breezy. But it has a secret. In a lush hilltop next to an old mill is one of the Caribbean’s best rum distilleries: Damoiseau. –Story by Caribbean Journal
10 Best Caribbean Islands for Families: Pack up the kiddos, they will love these Caribbean destinations. –Story by ABC News
7 Reasons to Love Belize: This little sliver of Central America lies to the south of Mexico, to the north of Guatemala and borders the Caribbean sea. With a diverse array of wildlife, stunning coastline and mountainous, jungle relief, this tropical destination is just the place to cure those winter blues. There’s so many reasons to visit Belize, but here are 7 good ones to tempt you. –Story by LuxuryRetreats.com
If you would like to include any Caribbean stories please leave a comment below or email me your story.