St Maarten is an island found in the Caribbean and the first people to settle on it were the Amerindians just like the other Caribbean islands. Europeans later came and conquered the island bringing about European influence to the rather isolated island. This island remains a good tourist spot and has got a very conducive…

Tobago Cays are islands located in the southern part of the Grenadines comprising of five small islands and extended coral reefs. Tobago cays include these; Petit Rameau, Baradal, Petit Tabak, and Jamesby. Although all these cays remain uninhabited they are popular tourist destination and they currently make the Tobago Cays Marine Park. This park is…

St. Vincent is an island located in the southern part of the Windward Islands. It is actually a country and its total surface area is 389 km sq. The territory consists of St. Vincent which is the main island and also the northern two thirds of Grenadines consisting of a chain of smaller islands. There…

St. Barts Island is actually just a small volcanic rock that is eight square miles and is arid. The island has got a mixture of flora and fauna with iguanas of different species roaming there freely. The island currently remains a top yacht destination owing to its fabulous beaches where these water vessels can dock…

Located in the Leeward Islands in the Caribbean region, Guadeloupe is a colonial territory of France. The land area of Guadeloupe is 1,628 Km2 with a population of about 403,750 (based on the census of January 2014). Guadeloupe has got two major islands which are Basse-Terre to its west and Grande-Terre to its east. These…

Bequia is an island found in the southern part of the Caribbean chain referred to as the Windward Islands. It is the second largest of the Islands after St. Vincent which is the capital of the islands there. You will also find other small islands in the Grenadines chain towards the south of Bequia which…

Banana coast is considered Central America’s first ever mainland cruise ship destination. Situated within Honduras, Trujillo was a colonial town founded by the Spanish colonists who settled in it as early as 1525. The beach is just so scenic and offers tourists more than they can expect; natural waterfalls, exquisite mountains, tropical rain forest, streams,…

Grand Turk is the main island of the Turks and Caicos it is a historical port and renowned homeland to the world’s finest cruise ship center. It is believed that this is the first place of the new world that Christopher Columbus made the first landfall back in the year 1492. Several years later, the…

St. John Island is a former Denmark colony that was also claimed by the British who later relinquished their claim in 1752 in order to maintain their good relations with Denmark. Later on big sugar and cotton plantations took over the island by storm and the Danish brought in several slaves of African origin to…

La Ramona is the 7th largest city in the Dominican Republic and is also found along the country’s coastline just like many other cities there. The city has a small population and most of its economy is tourism based. It is named after the Dominican Republic province from which it is situated in the La…