Beach Thursday Pic of the Week – Varadero Beach, Cuba
Jun15

Beach Thursday Pic of the Week – Varadero Beach, Cuba

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With the relaxing of travel restrictions for Americans to the Caribbean nation of Cuba, travel to this island for my own personal relaxing has been on my mind a lot lately. While the documentation of beach bars has proven a little difficult, one aspect of this nation has not – it’s most popular beach. Located about 75 miles east of Cuba, Varadero Beach pokes itself into Bahia de Cardenas like a stick thing finger, seemingly protecting...

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Three Cool Caribbean Cocktails To Make Your Summer Hotter
Jun14

Three Cool Caribbean Cocktails To Make Your Summer Hotter

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What pairs better with a hot summer than a refreshing cold cocktail? Nothing. That’s why this list of three cocktails from the casually luxurious Le Guanahani, a Caribbean resort located in St. Bart’s/Barth’s/Bart/Barth/Bartholomew (I think I got them all), is as welcome as the sound of clinking ice in your “it’s so cold it’s sweating” cocktail glass. They take their mixology seriously at Le Guanahani where they include...

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St. Thomas Beach Bar Under New Ownership
May17

St. Thomas Beach Bar Under New Ownership

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Hull Bay Hideaway, a beach bar on the north side of St. Thomas in the US Virgin Islands, has been sold to new owners, according to the Virgin Islands Daily News. In the article, the author states that the beach bar and neighboring boatyard was sold to Magens Bay Management, LLC on April 18th. Hull Bay Hideaway, located on the bay just west of Magens, “will stay the same, for now” stated the new owner. Information on the sale of Hull...

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Lions Dive and Beach Resort, Curacao – An Aerial Tour
May02

Lions Dive and Beach Resort, Curacao – An Aerial Tour

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For as long as I’ve been traveling to the Caribbean, I’ve wanted to visit Lion’s Dive and Beach Resort in Curacao, part of the “ABC” islands in the far southern reaches of the region. A big part of that was its pristine beaches and the presence of it beach bar, Hemingway. Sure, the “Dive” part of its name would have been nice … to somebody else. The appeal to me, though, was squarely...

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Coastal Living Releases List of Best Caribbean Beach Bars
Apr18

Coastal Living Releases List of Best Caribbean Beach Bars

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If anyone knows the best Caribbean beach bars, it should be the fine folks over at Coastal Living. Already experts in determining the best summer cocktails, they recently set their sights on figuring out which beach bars are the best of the best in the Caribbean. Limiting their list to only 10, they include some of most popular beach bars while welcoming some new guests to the party. The usual suspects make the list including...

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