Caribbean Beaches

Visit Big Corn Island: Best Nicaragua Beach Vacation Spots

Nicaragua Beach Vacation Spots on the Caribbean Coast A bit more than 40 miles off the Caribbean coast of Nicaragua is Big Corn Island. With her sister, Little Corn Island, they make up the las Islas del Maíz. Formerly a British protectorate for over 200 years (1655-1860), the Corn Islands and the eastern half of Nicaragua was called the Mosquito Coast. This …

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Best Slow Caribbean Beach in Jamaica: Duncans Bay

Visit a North Shore Beach in Jamaica By far, Duncans Bay Beach is one the most relaxed beaches you can kick back on anywhere, even among Caribbean beaches. On paper, it may only be a couple mile drive to Falmouth, but time has literally stopped here. Nobody even knows the last time the Duncan clock tower worked. Don’t expect Doc and Michael …

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Grenada Vacation : Grand Anse Beach

Visit Grenada, Grand Anse Beach Vacation The island nation of Grenada has been blessed with 45 tremendous beaches, however Grand Anse beach is truly incomparable and the best of the lot.  Grand Anse beach is two miles of white sands ideally located on the sheltered leeward (western) side of the island. Being situated on the leeward shore shelters this fun beach …

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Beaches in Playa del Carmen

People travel very long distances to see the beaches in Playa del Carmen. “Playa” is located about an hour south of Cancun, in the Yucatan peninsula of Mexico. Like Cancun, it has only relatively recently become popular. The beaches of Playa del Carmen were relatively unknown less than 20 years ago. Playa is now fully entrenched in the world of …

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Cruz Bay, St. John

Most people know Cruz Bay, St. John as the entrance to a protected wonderland in America’s Paradise, the United States Virgin Islands. That is what the license plates say anyway, America’s Paradise. St. John is close to three quarters (75%) national park thanks to the beneficence of Laurance Rockefeller. On a sailing cruise through the Virgin Islands in the 50’s, Rockefeller …

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