“I’ve got beach sand stuck in my soul and it is calling me home”… does this quote strike a chord with your inner traveller? Yes? Then the Caribbean is calling your name.
Beyond the show-stopping beaches of well-known destinations like Antigua and Barbuda and The Bahamas, the Caribbean boasts over 3000 islands, cays and islets; many fringed with the soft powdery white stuff. Got a year to spare? You could spend it happily hopping to a different beach every single day on some of the islands.
Of course, there are plenty of other ways to feed your soul. Nature lovers will find their own piece of heaven at the thundering heights of Angel Falls, Venezuela, or gazing at Saint Lucia’s magical Piton mountains, while history buffs can explore the fascinating heritage of the region, distilled over the centuries by its English, Spanish, Dutch and French-speaking inhabitants.
Paradise awaits too for those who crave adventure. Take your pick from dramatic trails to volcanic peaks, a thrilling zip-wire above dense rainforest, whale watching, and diving beneath the waves to explore another world entirely.
If you still need an excuse to come and visit us, this is the Caribbean’s official Year of Wellness and Rejuvenation, so the pursuit of relaxation is practically the law! Our A – Z guide to the islands and countries that make up the diverse and beautiful region will make choosing your own personal destinations as easy as A,B,C…