Jamaica is located south of Cuba and is the third most populous Anglophone country in the Americas. The island is located within the hurricane belt, so between June and November it’s advisable to avoid traveling here. Cuba is the largest Caribbean island and is located close to Florida. Before the 1959 Revolution, Cuba was a very popular vacation spot for […]

Getting from Jamaica to Cuba

Every year BootsnAll puts together a list of what we think are some of the best destinations for independent travelers to visit in the coming year. Among the top destinations for independent travelers in 2011 on our list were two island located in the Caribbean in the Netherlands Antilles. As of October of last year, the Netherlands Antilles actually no […]

Head to Curaçao and Sint Maarten in 2011

There’s no denying that winter is here. The days are shorter, darker, colder. As shoppers take to the streets to find the perfect holiday gift, many of us haven’t even give a thought to those bleak January days that will be here before we know. Though you may be too busy preparing for the holidays to even think of the […]

It’s Time to Head South for the Winter