Viking Ocean Cruise in the Caribbean. Photo by Pat Woods

Viking Ocean Cruise Visits Nine Caribbean Islands

Viking’s West Indies Explorer 11-day cruise visits Puerto Rico, Tortola (BVI), Antigua & Barbuda, St. Lucia, Barbados, Dominica and more.
All-inclusive RIU Palace in Aruba

Kickin’ Back at the Aruba Riu Palace

Tucked along a beautiful white sand beach, this resort is known for their first-rate service, prime beachfront locations, palatial décor and careful attention to detail.

Havana Thirst-Quencher: Cuba’s Bodeguita del Medio

Stop in for a cold one at the bar Ernest Hemingway frequented in Havana.
Havana, Cuba. Classic American cars line the streets of Old Havana. Photo by Christina Lyon

A Look at Daily Life in Havana, Cuba

In Havana, Cuba, the Spanish guitar strums and American and Russian cars share the roads. Time has slowed and the city is alive.
Sunset in the Palms Resort is an adults-only, all-inclusive resort in Negril, Jamaica. Photo by Sunset in the Palms

Sunset at the Palms: Adults-Only, All-Inclusive Resort in Jamaica

At this adults-only, all-inclusive resort in Jamaica, all you have to do is relax and unwind. And with a pristine beach, comfortable accommodations and sunny Jamaican weather, that's easy to do.
Cruising for beginnings. There is something for everyone on a cruise. Photo by Rich Grant

6 Things I Wish I’d Known About Cruising

A traveler's long-held conceptions about cruising are proved wrong aboard a cruise from Ft. Lauderdale to Nassau on Holland America’s Nieuw Amsterdam.

Cuba at the Crossroads: What Will Change Bring?

Cuba exists in a time warp, and travelers are drawn to the bygone 1950s era, complete with pink Pontiac convertibles and a secret Hemingway hangout bar.

Through an Artist’s Eyes: St. John’s Elaine Estern

See the Caribbean through Elaine Estern’s work while enjoying flutes and rum punch at her Sunset Party.
Nirvana in Jamaica

Jamaican Hideaway: Nirvana on the Beach

Sparkling tangerine sunsets and charming beachfront cottages on a famous sand beach draw visitors to this cozy hotel.

Caribbean Culture: Historic Barbados

Explore the colonial history of this tiny island nation.

Fascinating People: Private Island Hideaway

We've all dreamed of escaping to our own private island, but this woman actually did it.
Best beach destinations

Surf, Sand and Sea: 5 Beach Destinations You Won’t Want to...

White sand, clear water and seaside cabanas are calling from all corners of the globe. Which is the best beach destination to visit? Here are our picks for five top beaches you won't want to miss.
Traveling in Bermuda

Bermuda by Scooter: Two for the Road

Only 21 miles long, this Caribbean island is best explored by scooter — and it's a ride you won't soon forget.
Private island in the Caribbean

Private Island Paradise: Travel in the Caribbean

Cruise lines offer their own secluded getaways.

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