When we talk about the various holiday destinations around the world, the name of the Caribbean islands is one of the first that comes to mind. When you think of the Caribbean, it is all about the white sand beaches, tall palm trees and beautiful and mesmerizing view of the Caribbean Sea or the Atlantic Ocean. The islands and countries have their own unique cultural identities, in terms of their architecture, cuisine, music and their way of life.
We think about the Caribbean Islands and it is all about the wonderful beaches. But actually the Caribbean islands have a wide range of places to offer. There are the beaches of Jamaica, Dominican Republic, St. Lucia and the islands also have places like Ponce of Puerto Rico, Hamilton in Bermuda rich with its own tradition and heritage.
Let us have a tour around the different parts of the beautiful islands.
Punta Cana, Dominican Republic: Among the best golf destinations around the world, Punta Cana is the perfect picturization of leisure. The calm, warm water that gently lap at stretches of fine white sand. Thrill yourself with the traditional Dominican music and you can also explore the magical lagoons of the Indigenous Eyes Ecological Park.
Ocho Rios, Jamaica: Jamaica, the land of lush topography of mountains, rainforests and reef-lined beaches. Ocho Rios, a port of call for many cruise lines is the ultimate destination to calm and relax your senses as this place serves the most luxurious resorts and spas in the Caribbean.
Negril, Jamaica: The place with some of the most beautiful coastline in the world. Seven Mile Beach is a wonderful stretch of golden sand, a hotspot place among the tourists for sunbathing. Enjoy the deep, warm waters of the Caribbean Sea and test your adrenaline jumping into the Blue Hole Mineral Spring.
Soufriere, St. Lucia: A relatievely undeveloped town in the south of St. Lucia, Soufriere, as the name suggests ‘Sulphur’ in French, is a place of hot springs and mineral bath. Other places you can visit in Soufriere are The Pitons (the Gros Piton and the Petit Piton, the two gigantic volcanic plugs located south of Soufriere), the Fond Doux Estate, St. Lucia’s waterfall and Anse Chastanet.
San Juan, Puerto Rico: The development of the airliner, coupled with the island’s climate and natural setting have transformed San Juan into a springboard for tourism. The capital features the lovely beaches, historical buildings, museums, luxurious hotels and restaurants. The festive city of San Juan is the ultimate place to experience the Puerto Rican culture.
Trunk Bay Beach, St. John, The US Virgin Island: One of the most beautiful and appealing places around the world. Blue sea water, fine white sand, the offshore coral reefs, lot of trees on the shoreline, this place is naturally gifted. Most of this place is covered by the Virgin Islands National park
Grand Anse, Grenada: Grand Anse is one of the loveliest beaches of Grenada, over a mile in length, the sea is usually calm and so ideal for dips and sun bathing.
Brimstone Hill Fortress, St. Kitts: The colossal Brimstone Hill Fortress at St. Louis is a panoramic National Park, museum and a World Heritage site enriched with a long history in every inch.
Hamilton, Bermuda: Front Street runs along the coastline and is the heart and soul of Hamilton, the centre of all main activities. Explore the mysteries of underwater at Bermuda Underwater Exploration Institute.