Step Back In Time With the Callwood Rum Distillery In The BVI

You won't need a Delorean to go back in time to see how Caribbean rum use to be made. All you need is a passport and a trip to the island of Tortola in the British Virgin Islands. Here you will find the Callwood Rum Distillery located in Cane Garden Bay, one of the oldest continuously run rum distilleries in the Caribbean. We got the chance to visit the famous Callwood Rum Distillery during our … [Read more...]

Caribbean Weekly Wrap Up

Want to see Zac Brown Band play in the Riviera Maya? How about a sip of Pusser's new rum? Maybe music and rum isn't your thing. How about a hike on Tortola in the BVI, a Jamaican adventure, or getting wet in the famous waterfalls of the Dominican Republic? Don't like doing that either? Then you are on the wrong website. Enjoy exploring the Caribbean in this week's Wrap Up! Caribbean … [Read more...]

Where Do I Go In The Caribbean For My Summer Vacation?

Without a doubt, the number question I get asked is,"Where should I go for my Caribbean vacation?" I'm no travel agent, (maybe I should have been!) but I know that each person looks for something different when traveling to the Caribbean. Some people like to explore on their own, while others like to spend the day poolside with a frozen rum drink. Some like to spend their time snorkeling and … [Read more...]

7 Reasons To Find An Authentic Caribbean Escape

The Caribbean has so many beautiful attributes; the people, the beaches, the food, the rum. One of my favorite attributes is the fact that each island has it's own personality. It doesn't matter who you are, there's an island that fits your vision of paradise. If you've been a reader of this site for any length of time you'll know that I like islands that are a little bit off the beaten track. … [Read more...]

Pusser’s Landing Webcam – Soper’s Hole, Tortola BVI

Time to tease you with another Caribbean Webcam.  Here's your peek at Pusser's Landing at Soper's Hole on Tortola in the BVI. Its location directly across from the Custom's Dock makes it an ideal stop for yachts to clear in. The waters are calm and sheltered and moorings are affordable, as is food, ice and water. It's home to Pusser's Bar and Restaurant, the perfect spot to grab a bight to eat and … [Read more...]

Jealousy – Caribbean Photo Friday

Wow. That is the only word that comes to mind as I look at this photo. This breathtaking photo was taken by Anya Brewley Schultheiss of and it captures the island personality perfectly...laid back, beautiful, simple. Taken at Carrot Bay on the island of Tortola in the BVI, this weathered boat sits idle waiting. Waiting for what we don't know. That's the magic of photography, it lets … [Read more...]

The Famous Bomba Shack – Caribbean Beach Bars

The Bomba Surfside Shack, located on Tortola in the BVI, is a beach bar built with love and whatever scrape material that happened to be laying around the island. Bomba built his surfside shack on the beach in Cappoons Bay,  Tortola in 1976. Not having a lot of money for building supplies, he used driftwood, pieces of tin roofing, broken surf boards and anything else he was able to find or which … [Read more...]

Quito Rymer – Caribbean Run, The Sound of Tortola introduced me to Quito Rymer. He is known as Tortola's most famous musician. If you haven’t had a chance to visit Quito’s Gazebo and see Quito play you are missing out. Quito’s Ole Works Inn and Quito’s Gazebo Restaurant are located in Cane Garden Bay on the beautiful island of Tortola in the British Virgin Islands. Growing up on Tortola, in the beautiful B.V.I. where he was … [Read more...]

Nanny Cay Marina Webcam – Tortola BVI

This weeks island webcam comes from the Tortola in the British Virgin Islands. Nanny Cay Resort, Marina and Boatyard is a sailors dream. Set in one of the finest and most central locations in the BVI, Nanny Cay is located on the South side of Tortola, between the capital Road Town and West End. They strive to provide the very best marine services and facilities possible in what after all is one … [Read more...]

The Ultimate Bar Guide for a BVI Yacht Charter

Here is a great article I found about BVI beach bars.  If you're sailing around the Drake Channel check some of these out.  Cheers! ************************** What is a Caribbean Vacation without a few cocktails and some adventure? While cruising on a BVI Yacht Charter offers some of the finest luxuries any vacation can offer, it never hurts to go ashore for some mingling with locals and a … [Read more...]