4 Amazing Caribbean Islands You Must Visit

The Caribbean is a bucket-list destination that most people dream of visiting at least once in their lifetime. A group of tropical islands situated off the coast of South America with warm turquoise waters and sleepy palm trees swaying gently in the breeze on a golden-sand beach, what's not desirable about it? But there are… Read More

Tuesday, 18 July 2017

Three Beaches in Three Days in St Barthélemy

The following morning all remnants of the rainstorm from the day before were gone. The ocean was once again calm, peacefully caressing the island’s jagged shoreline and murmuring softly, as if calling us over to dabble in its shallows. Today we were heading to St Bart’s longest swathe of sand which was concealed in a… Read More

Thursday, 14 February 2013

The Mardi Gras Carnival in Gustavia

My first few days on the island of St Bart’s had been absolute bliss. On our first full day, our rental car had arrived. I did not envy my parents for having to drive the silver 4x4 up and down the driveway of death. As we were still without any clothing, we took it as… Read More

Tuesday, 12 February 2013

Finding Solace in St Barts

The sprawling villa in the hills opened up in front of me. The gentle murmuring of the crystal clear infinity pool was in my ears, as I soaked up the open-planned rooms, the grand kitchen flowing into the living area and the open patio windows which led to the pool area, flanked by palm trees.… Read More

Sunday, 10 February 2013

Shopping & Sunbathing in St Barthélemy

My dreams were interrupted by a low groaning-like sound. I blinked open my eyes, heavy with sleep, aware that my bed was juddering ever so slightly. Memories of the previous day came flooding back. The anchor! We had arrived at another destination. All fatigue disappeared in a flash and I made my way over to… Read More

Friday, 6 April 2012

Taking the Ferry from Anguilla to St Barthélemy

It was our third day on the small island of Anguilla. After spending my time soaking up the sun’s glorious rays beside the ocean, it was time to reignite some adventure with a day trip to a nearby island called St Barthélemy. The best way to travel between Anguilla and St Bathélemy is by ferry.… Read More

Sunday, 15 May 2011