Post Tagged with: "St. Lucia"

Cuisine, Resorts, Travel

Five Caribbean Things To Before You Die

Five Caribbean Things To Before You Die

There’s nothing wrong with just lying on a lounge chair and soaking up the sun, a frosty pina colada in one hand and a trashy novel in the other. But the Caribbean is so much more than just a string of beach-fringed island outposts. And it would be a real […]

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by × August 7, 2013 × 12 comments

Shopping

Five Caribbean Souvenirs You MUST Buy

Five Caribbean Souvenirs You MUST Buy

Stumped for a Caribbean souvenir? I shared five fab suggestions over on The Huffington Post – plus the one item you should NEVER buy! Get the scoop right here

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by × July 31, 2013 × 0 comments

Travel

Eight Extraordinary All-Inclusive Inclusions

Eight Extraordinary All-Inclusive Inclusions

  It’s not just about food, drink and a few activities. At some all-inclusive resorts, it’s all you can everything! Here are few all-inclusive perks you might not expect.     1. Phone calls   Can’t wait to tell the folks back home what a great time you’re having? Unlimited […]

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by × April 30, 2013 × 0 comments

Travel

My Dirty Little Jamaican Secret

My Dirty Little Jamaican Secret

I’m a big fan of authentic Caribbean food. Trini doubles; Bahamian conch salad; Puerto Rican mofongo; Anguillian crayfish: bring it on! But I have to confess to one distinctly counterfeit Caribbean culinary obsession: Jamaican KFC. It all started in when I lived on the irie isle, where, as far as […]

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by × April 10, 2013 × 13 comments

Travel

St. Lucia’s Best Beaches

St. Lucia’s Best Beaches

St. Lucia’s known for its dramatic and mountainous topography but it’s not just about the vertical views here. From south to north, caramel sands to white, check out these four shore things. (Sorry, but the photos I could find on the web REALLY don’t do them justice. You’ll just have […]

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by × March 5, 2013 × 0 comments

Shopping

BuyDay Friday: Zaka’s Studio

BuyDay Friday: Zaka’s Studio

In a tiny gingerbread workshop in the shadow of St. Lucia’s Petit Piton, artisan Zaka handcrafts his collection of Crayola-bright masks and fanciful sculptures. Born and raised in London, Zaka came to the island 18 years ago to visit his St Lucian father. “But I tore up my ticket, burnt […]

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by × February 15, 2013 × 0 comments

Resorts, Travel

Five Things You Didn’t Know You Could Do In the Caribbean

Five Things You Didn’t Know You Could Do In the Caribbean

A Caribbean vacay can be so much more than just sun, sea and sand. Check out these unexpected ways to while away a tropical day. 1. The Bahamas: Swim with pigs Get up close and personal with “the other white meat” in the turquoise waters of the Exumas, where you […]

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by × February 11, 2013 × 0 comments

Resorts

St. Lucia’s Pitons-Perfect Resorts

St. Lucia’s Pitons-Perfect Resorts

I’ve been visiting St. Lucia for more than a decade now, and on each trip I find more reasons to return. Everyone I’ve met there has been warm and sincere; the landscape, particularly in the south, is stunning; and I’ve certainly done my fair share of shopping on the island […]

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by × January 21, 2013 × 2 comments