When the cold settles in, there is no better cure to the winter blues than Jamaica vacations. This Caribbean Island is known for its stretches of perfect beaches, variety of water sports, and a spicy combination of seasoning known as ‘jerk’ that will wake up your taste buds. From Montego Bay to Ocho Rios travelers […]
The idea of Caribbean beach vacations evokes a vision of soft, bone-white sand, crystal-clear turquoise waters, and palm trees waving in the breeze, the real thing won't disappoint. The coral-ringed islands of the Caribbean offer a true getaway for those who want to soak up the warming rays of the tropical sun, and be pampered while they're at it. Almost every Caribbean island has the soft sand and sunny beaches you're looking for.
Antigua and Barbuda are lined with beaches, and you can easily find a hotel or resort that is located right on the sand. The best Caribbean beach vacations are to be found on Antigua’s famous Half Moon Bay beaches and Dickenson Bay, although the pristine beaches of Barbuda tend to be a little less touristy. Don't miss Barbuda's Pink Beach, which boasts pinkish sand thanks to powdered coral.
Meanwhile, Palm Beach in Aruba is one of the finest stretches of fine white sand to be found on any Caribbean beach vacations, and the 19 miles of white sand and waving palms at the Dominican Republic's Punta Cana are a beach-lover's dream. Both Palm Beach and Punta Cana have extensive resort development, so you're sure to find something to your liking.
For the wildest parties, head to Jamaica's Seven Mile Beach, which has nightclubs and bars galore should you wish to dance the night away. And if your idea of Caribbean beach vacations is to sunbathe au naturel, the nudist beaches here may be just the thing.
Nature-lovers may want to head to the undisturbed volcanic island of Dominica, which has a rugged and rocky coastline for the most part, with the exception of some truly striking black sand beaches, which are a rare sight in the Caribbean.
Bahamas vacations deliver all the relaxation of the Caribbean without the long plane ride. Located just off the coast of South Florida, the islands of the Bahamas are a popular destination for travelers who are craving a Caribbean adventure closer to home. Just because you’ve decided not to venture farther afield doesn’t mean that you […]
There are some pictures that are worth a thousand words, and any picture of the Dominican Republic falls into this category. Photographs of the white beaches, shady huts on the beach, and turquoise waters have been known to inspire impromptu Dominican Republic vacations. This is the perfect Caribbean destination for a relaxing getaway soaking up […]
There are endless reasons to dream of Puerto Rico vacations. With miles of perfect beaches, water in every shade of blue and turquoise, and even 500 year old forts to explore, Puerto Rico is a Caribbean destination both for fun and relaxation. One reason travelers love beach vacations in Puerto Rico is the fact that […]
The turquoise waters and perfect breezes make Aruba vacations perfect all year long. This Caribbean island, known for its consistently gorgeous weather and sugary beaches, is perfect for a getaway any time of year. When you plan beach vacations in Aruba, there are many pleasures beyond the sand and surf as well. This island is […]
Everyone dreams of finding that perfect spot in the Caribbean that can be their own personal escape. For many travelers, Turks and Caicos vacations are exactly that. The sand here is so white, and the water so blue, that photographs almost look doctored up—but these are the real deal. Located only an hour’s flight from […]