Instagram Monday Weekly Worldwide Beach Bar Tour
Jul09

Instagram Monday Weekly Worldwide Beach Bar Tour

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When it comes to the shortlist of some of my favorite beaches I’ve had the chance to visit, Jolly Harbour, located on Antigua’s west coast, ranks near the top. Cliffs protect it on the north and south ends of its almost mile long crescent shaped shore. With private homes, only a few resorts and beach bars and the nearby Jolly Harbour development occupying most of the beachfront, the number of people you’ll run into on the beach is...

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Instagram Monday Weekly Worldwide Beach Bar Tour
Jul02

Instagram Monday Weekly Worldwide Beach Bar Tour

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I’m not sure if standing on my head is anything I’d attempt at a beach bar but maybe after a few of the delicious cocktails at Agora Beach in Halkidiki, Greece, I might have to attempt it. Either way, it’s a cool picture … and maybe even the new official pose for beach bar bums the world over! Previous to this week, you had to use the hashtag #beachbarbums in order to be featured. I’m adjusting that a little bit – going forward, you...

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Instagram Monday Weekly Worldwide Beach Bar Tour
Jun11

Instagram Monday Weekly Worldwide Beach Bar Tour

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Tiki bars and beach bars have long gone hand in hand and in some cases, are used interchangeably to describe the same thing. Often times, when a beach bar isn’t handy, beach bar bums like Instagram user @shazdepinto will seek out tiki bars to fill that tropical void. And when it comes to tiki bars, few are more impressive or well-known than Beachbum Berry’s Latitude 29 in New Orleans. Shaz gave the $18 Rum Barrel a try, described on...

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Instagram Monday Weekly Worldwide Beach Bar Tour
Jun04

Instagram Monday Weekly Worldwide Beach Bar Tour

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Horse Eye Jack Bar and Grill, a beach bar located on Harvest Caye, Placencia, Belize, recently joined the Instagram world. In one of their shrewdest moves yet, they immediately started tagging their pics with #beachbarbus, thereby virtually guaranteeing their success. At least that’s the story we’re rolling with. The images are above average, mostly featuring the beach and cocktails which, coming from a beach bar, makes complete...

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Instagram Monday Weekly Worldwide Beach Bar Tour
May21

Instagram Monday Weekly Worldwide Beach Bar Tour

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One of the requirements for many of the classic beach bars I’ve visited in the Caribbean is a Sharpie. It’s not for labeling bottles, taking down orders or such. Rather, it’s to allow the patrons to sign their names, leave messages or something similar on the structure. A practice that most establishments label as “vandalism” is encouraged as some of our favorite beach bars. After all, who better to decorate a beach bar than its...

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Instagram Monday Weekly Worldwide Beach Bar Tour
May07

Instagram Monday Weekly Worldwide Beach Bar Tour

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On any other typical Monday, our Instagram Monday posts are mostly filled with images from beach bars in the Caribbean with a smattering of images from Florida and other destinations. This week’s post, however, offers us a glimpse at a couple destinations we normally don’t have the opportunity to feature. Instagram user @11mari gives us a masterclass on how to take selfies at a beach bar (seriously, the lighting and bokeh in here...

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