Forty Seconds at the Soggy Dollar Bar, Jost Van Dyke, British Virgin Islands
Feb13

Forty Seconds at the Soggy Dollar Bar, Jost Van Dyke, British Virgin Islands

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Finding updates on beach bars in the Caribbean, especially countries such as the British Virgin Islands, is getting easier the further we move away from the 2017 hurricane season. While updates in the immediate aftermath of Irma and Maria were pretty consistent, they started to die off as the focus became rebuilding. Now that many of the beach bars devastated by that hurricane season have reopened, videos such as the above one are a...

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How To Weather A Non-Beach Bar Winter
Feb12

How To Weather A Non-Beach Bar Winter

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Caught in the throes of winter? Guest author James Greer is feeling your pain. Here are his recommendations on how every beach bar bum can survive the unnatural colder months. Yes, run is involved. Along with tequila. Healthy doses of both. We are fourteen-hundred seventy-four nautical miles from Alberto’s in Cozumel. Seven hundred twenty-four nautical miles from the late, lamented Cane’s in San Diego. Fourteen hundred NM from the...

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Instagram Monday Weekly Worldwide Beach Bar Tour
Feb11

Instagram Monday Weekly Worldwide Beach Bar Tour

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This week’s version of our virtual beach bar crawl around the world is quite the mix. From a video tour of Shipwreck Beach Bar in St. Kitts to al old fashioned rum drink, we’ve got posts sure to tickle the fancy of any proper beach bar bum. Included in this week’s posts are updates from one of our favorite travel bloggers, @erindestantiago. She’s keeping us up to date on all of Ambergris Caye’s beach bars including the Palapa Bar and...

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Friday Flickr Find – Hard Wood Bar and Snacket, Carriacou, Grenada
Feb08

Friday Flickr Find – Hard Wood Bar and Snacket, Carriacou, Grenada

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Underrated for its beach bars, Carriacou, a small island located in the Caribbean nation of Grenada, has more than its share of rustic beach shacks. Information on them, however, is hard to find online. That’s why I was delighted to discover this image of Hard Wood Bar and Snacket. Separate from the main bar, Hard Wood offers a handful of outdoor “stations,” if you will, where its patrons can enjoy food and beverage...

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Beach Bar Pic of the Week – Footprints Beach Bar, Rose Island, Bahamas
Feb06

Beach Bar Pic of the Week – Footprints Beach Bar, Rose Island, Bahamas

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I’ve been on this Bahamas beach bars kick lately so when it came time to post this week’s beach bar pic, I knew it had to be one from our favorite quasi-Caribbean archipelago. Luckily for me, the beach bar bums community is always on top of things and Sherry Gerth-Montgomery hooked me with the below image of Footprints Beach Bar. Located on Rose Island, which is less than five miles from the bustle of Nassau but seemingly a world...

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