Top Picks: The Best of the Caribbean

The Caribbean has long been the destination of choice for those looking for sunny skies, pristine beaches, and a laid-back lifestyle. It’s easy to see the appeal. The region itself consists of more than 700 islands, all with opportunities to dive and dine at leisure. Honeymooners, sun-seekers, and nature-enthusiasts all flock to the islands year after year. Discover why the Caribbean is such a popular choice of destination and decide which island you’ll visit…


Image Source

If it’s beautiful beaches and excellent food you’re after, Grenada could be the Caribbean island of choice for you. This picturesque island has plenty of beaches to relax on, but Grand Anse is three kilometers long It also frequently tops the lists of best beaches in the world. There are also some beautiful waterfalls and amazing hiking to be done on the island. After a relaxing day, try some of the rum; Grenada is home to several distilleries.


Image Source

For those looking to relax in luxury, visit Jamaica. My mom’s native country has become one of the most popular Caribbean islands and something of a hideaway for honeymooners and those looking for luxurious resorts. Tropical gardens and long stretches of beach await. Expect to be taken good care of at any of the island’s resorts. Many include gyms and spas on the premises.

The Cayman Islands

Image Source

Made up of three islands, Grand Cayman, Cayman Brac, and Little Cayman, the Cayman Islands are a popular holiday destination. The islands also have a reputation as an offshore financial haven for wealthy individuals. The tropical marine climate, along with the flora and fauna on the islands, makes it a must for nature enthusiasts. The majority of the population live on Grand Cayman island. Visit Christopher Columbus Condos today for information about staying on Grand Cayman. Watersports like diving, snorkeling, and scuba diving are all popular pastimes on these islands, as are reef tours.


Image Source

For those looking to spend time getting to know the culture and the people, Barbados is a must-see. There are the usual watersports and coral reefs here, but you’ll also be immersed in the culture. Food and festivals are a big part of life here. Visitors are encouraged to ‘eat their way around’ the island and get involved in marathons, swimming festivals, and bike trails. Be sure to visit a fishing village whilst you’re here and sample the cuisine.

St. Barth’s

Image Source

A great place to holiday for those looking to have a sophisticated, style-conscious getaway. St Barths is one of the gourmet capitals of the Caribbean. It’s easy to see the French influence here, with lots of fantastic places to eat and party, the island is a hit with well-off millennials.

Share on