Category: Windward Islands

KAYAK ON THE BAY

As a seasoned traveler I am not new to St. Lucia, and sure know all the interesting places and fun things to do… That is what I thought until few weeks ago when I met Marva from “Kayak on the Bay”, she offered the trip to Praslin Island… on kayaks! Just the idea of being […]

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Barbados Festivals 2019

THE HOLETOWN FESTIVAL Barbados | Feb. 10-17, 2019 Website: http://www.holetownfestivalbarbados.org The Holetown Festival takes place in Holetown, Barbados, and celebrates the arrival of Holetown’s first settlers on Feb. 17, 1627. The week-long celebration occurs every year in mid-February and includes activities that showcase the culture and traditions of Barbados. Events include folk singing and dancing, sports […]

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October 2014 Google MapsTop Photographer Igor Kravtchenko in Philipsburg Sint Maarten

To Be, or Not to Be a Top Photographer?

To Be, or Not to Be a Top Photographer? Here are some historic and rare photographs from private collection   2002 Igor Kravtchenko – Participant of the International Salon “Best of The World” Second Place in International Competition PPNY (Professional Photographers of New York State) and PPO (Professional Photographers of Ontario) First Place in IAPA […]

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Dominica Continues Recovery Six Months After Hurricane Maria Hits Island

Dominica Continues Recovery Six Months After Hurricane Maria Hits Island The Fort Young Hotel in Roseau, Dominica has re-opened more than half of its rooms while many cruise lines are resuming visits to the country’s two cruise ship berths. Photo Credit: The Discover Dominica Authority Progress Includes Re-opening of Most Major Tourist Destinations     […]

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Exploring Sint Maarten with kids.

Traveling to Caribbean Sint Maarten, always was an expensive adventure, especially traveling with kids. Calculating expenses, we found out that airflight takes half of budget. Knowing that usually prices drop in October/November, then first week of January, and after April 15th, trips could become affordable with  Westjet, Sunwing, or Transat… We use mostly www.travelation.com or […]

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Dive in Saint Lucia

PADI Open Water Certification in St.Lucia

Ah…beautiful St.Lucia… Our son, after receiveing PADI  E-learning Diving Certificate wanted to get an Open Water Diver Licence. We planned to visit St.Lucia in November, and found it will be a good option to combine vacation with 3 day practice diving course with DIVE SAINT LUCIA. We booked Bay Gardens Inn. It’s in walking distance […]

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Virgin Gorda: A $2,000 Gift for Modern Families at Villa Aquamare

Modern Families at Villa Aquamare A Private Villa Compound for Extended Families Offers a $2,000 Credit October 13, 2015. Virgin Gorda, British Virgin Islands – While today’s Modern Family may not be identical to the one starring in ABC’s sitcom, it can come awfully close. Thankfully, Villa Aquamare, the exclusive three-villa compound on a sandy […]

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St Lucia: Cap Maison’s Wine Experiences. Fall 2015 News

Cap Maison’s Dynamic Wine Experiences Receive Third Wine Spectator Award September 2, 2015 – Cap Estate, Saint Lucia – Cap Maison, the popular five-star resort on Saint Lucia that’s been ranked as one of the top in the Caribbean by Travel + Leisure 2014 World’s Best Awards, has been named a Wine Spectator Restaurant Award […]

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