Compromise Reached With Owners of St. Kitts Beach Bars on South Friars Bay
Feb23

Compromise Reached With Owners of St. Kitts Beach Bars on South Friars Bay

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WINN FM out of St. Kitts this week posted an article that provided an update on the status of the beach bars located on the beach at South Friars Bay, a longtime popular beach located on the island’s southeast peninsula. The owners of the beach bars, which had previously been told to move on by the end of this month, have apparently reached a compromise with the government and other landowners. According to the article, a deal...

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Online Petition Started to Save Beach and Bars on South Friars Bay in St. Kitts
Feb01

Online Petition Started to Save Beach and Bars on South Friars Bay in St. Kitts

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Since the announcement that the owners of beach bars on South Friars Bay in St. Kitts were told that they had to be out by the end of February, reaction has been strong. Many people I’ve spoken with oppose the move, seeing it as big money pushing its way into the natural habitat and classic island vibe that this area currently represents. One person, Chuck Rothy, has decided to do something about it and crated an online petition...

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Beach Bars on South Friars Bay in St. Kitts Told to Move On
Jan29

Beach Bars on South Friars Bay in St. Kitts Told to Move On

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In news that can only be described as shocking, the ownes of beach bars on South Friars Bay in St. Kitts have been told that their leases will be terminated at the end of February, according to the website, The Manchineel. The website, normally devoted to satire, starts the article out plainly enough – “First – this is NOT SATIRE” and goes on to describe the accuracy of the report, the situation, what we can do as...

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Six Plus: Must Visit St. Kitts and Nevis Beach Bars
Apr12

Six Plus: Must Visit St. Kitts and Nevis Beach Bars

If there’s a country that’s become more synonymous with beach bars during my travels than any other, it’s the two island federation of St. Kitts and Nevis. Featuring black sand beaches filled with beach bars such as Cockleshell, South Friars and South Frigate Bay on St. Kitts and Pinney’s on Nevis, this leeward island getaway in the Caribbean might offer more beach bars per square mile than any other in the region. Disclaimer time...

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The Strip in St. Kitts to Get Major Upgrade
Jul20

The Strip in St. Kitts to Get Major Upgrade

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If you’ve followed this blog for any period of time, you’ll know that the Strip in St. Kitts, a stretch of beach bars located on South Frigate Bay, if one of my favorite places in the world. An area that I’ve desctibed as “beach bar utopia” is getting even better with some much needed upgrades soon coming to its shores. According to this article from the Times Caribbean Online, the Strip will soon be...

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Instagram Monday – A Look Back at a Week in St. Kitts
Dec07

Instagram Monday – A Look Back at a Week in St. Kitts

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St. Kitts has been a favorite destination of mine for over a decade so when some contributors to the blog headed there this past week, I jumped at the opportunity to share their images on Instagram. Featuring plenty of beach bars (including some new ones), our intrepid group of beach bar bums covered the three main beaches in St. Kitts when it comes to beach bars – South Frigate Bay, home to the Strip, a literal strip of beach...

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