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Best Restaurants in Tobago
Caribbean Destinations, Tobago

The Best Restaurants in Tobago (For Lunch) – map included!

I’m the furthest thing from a foodie but a girl likes to eat. And when she eats, she loves her food to come with a view. Truth be told, you’re not going to find Tobago on any list featuring top culinary destinations. There are no 5-star dining experiences…no Michelin star chefs. And that’s OK. Because …

Best Bars in Tobago
Caribbean Destinations, Tobago

The Best Bars in Tobago (with the best views) – Map Included!

This post was originally published on December 17, 2017 and updated on November 17, 2019.  Town or country. Beach or waterfall. Indoors or outdoors. There’s no shortage of ideal spots for you to enjoy a drink in Tobago. Premium spirits and award-winning cocktails may be few and far between, but when you’re on an island dubbed …

Caribbean Destinations

A First-Timer’s Guide to Saba

A solitary main road winds its way across the island from northeast to southwest. Aptly named The Road, it links four diminutive towns that the modest population of approximately 2,000 people call home. The formidable coastline features jagged boulders and choppy jade waters. Because on this rock in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean, there’s …

Funny Signs Found in Saba
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Funny Signs I Found in Saba

Sabans have a quirky sense of humor and its most evident in their signage. The simplest instructions, warnings, and reminders are creatively crafted to both edify and entertain. From advisories against littering to shellfish-inspired weather forecasts, almost every sign I stumbled upon made me smile, chuckle or downright LOL. Here are some pretty funny signs …

Very Real Reasons to Visit Saba
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7 Very Real Reasons You Need to Visit Saba

Let’s start with a few indisputable facts: Saba is STUNNING. Saba is NOT for everyone. I LOVE Saba. It is pronounced “SAY-BA” not “Sah-ba”. Every island in the Caribbean has its signature stamp. It’s unique selling point. A value proposition that endears it to one type of traveler over another. Call me self-centered, call my …

Caribbean Destinations, Travel Tips

11 Caribbean Islands You Need to Visit

With literally hundreds of thousands of destinations to consider, how do you decide where to invest your time, money, and energy? Call me biased (because I am, just a little) but I highly recommend dedicating some of your vacation days to exploring the Caribbean. The archipelago offers hundreds of islands from which you can choose …

8 Can’t Miss Experiences in Barbados;
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8 Can’t Miss Experiences in Barbados

Like all other Caribbean islands, Barbados is a perfect example of something great that comes in a small package. Within its 432 km2 visitors will find a wide range of diversions. After all, the island’s beaches are blessed with cool, clear water and soft, whitest sand. It possesses a long, rich history that is remarkably well-preserved. …

Useful Things Travelers Should Know About Barbados
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8 Truthful, Quirky, Useful Things Travelers Should Know About Barbados

It’s been a week since I returned from my sojourn in Barbados and I’m still in the process of sorting through photos, notes, feelings and laundry. In a nutshell it was a good trip but of course it came with a few (thankfully minor) frustrations. Based on my experiences in other Caribbean islands I know …

St. Vincent and The Grenadines Travel Itinerary
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Island Girl’s Guide: St. Vincent and The Grenadines Itinerary

Bluer than blue skies…Greener than green vegetation…Dramatic rock formations…Picturesque, uncluttered landscapes that stretch on for miles…Without a doubt, St. Vincent and the Grenadines delivers those postcard perfect views you would expect from an idyllic Caribbean vacation. A cluster of 32 islands dotting the southern Caribbean Sea, SVG is one of those rare destinations you can count …