Tag Archives: caribbean

The Magic of Christmas in the Caribbean

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.We just got home from another Christmas vacation in Jamaica. It was our third, and this one was by far the most beautiful and memorable one yet.

All-Inclusive VIP Club: Worth it?

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One question I see time and time again on travel forums and resort fans pages is “Should I pay the extra money for the VIP club?” And of course, a multitude of people weigh in with thoughts, opinions, and anecdotes.

Finding Paradise in Negril, Jamaica

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If you’re lucky like me, you’ve found your paradise. You’ve discovered that one magical place that brings you intense joy at even the thought of being there. It’s the place you go to in your mind when you need to escape reality for even a moment – you know, like when you’re sitting in a

Travel Tip: Always Pack TOO MUCH Sunscreen

If you think you need one bottle of sunscreen for an entire week in the sun, bring two, maybe three. If you think you need two bottles, bring three or four. Why? Because you’re going to spend every waking daylight moment in the sun (afterall, it’s a beach vacation!), which means you’ll be – or

A Beginner’s Guide to the All-Inclusive Resort

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So you’re considering an all-inclusive resort but you have no idea what to expect, right? Trust me, you’re not alone! Before you book an all-inclusive, it’s imperative you understand exactly what to expect and what not to expect. Otherwise, you could walk away utterly disappointed.

Beach Vendors: Love ‘Em or Leave ‘Em?

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Read through reviews and forums on TripAdvisor and other travel sites and you’ll see one debate after another about beach vendors in the Caribbean. In fact, I just Googled “beach vendors jamaica”, and a TripAdvisor review titled “Beware of Beach Vendors” was among the top results.