Escape to the Caribbean

LT Globetrotter

May 15, 2019
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Ah, the Caribbean. There are so many reasons why it’s tried, true, and always an exciting option. If you're looking to escape home and experience a little tropical paradise, the Caribbean islands are at the top of our list. Ideal for everyone—families, couples, and groups—the Caribbean offers anything and everything you want in an exotic vacation. Destinations like Aruba, Jamaica, the Bahamas, and Saint Lucia are vibrantly unique, yet universally appealing. From relaxing tropical beaches to action-packed outdoor adventures, there’s something to satisfy every desire. But if you still need some convincing, we’re up for the task!

Stunning Scenery

Nothing says welcome to paradise quite like a sun-drenched bluer than blue sea. Can anyone honestly deny the allure of the Caribbean’s picture-perfect backdrops? Whether you’re an early riser who loves to go for a morning run just in time to catch the sunrise, or you can’t get visions of happy hour sunset cocktails out of your head, you’ve come to the right place. Here, the sun, sky, and sea are the main attractions—and they won’t shy away from putting on a show for you.

Find Total Bliss

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Stressed out and need a break from the daily grind? Don’t feel like exerting much more energy than what it takes to lather on some sunscreen? The Caribbean’s got your back. If you want, the heaviest lifting you’ll do is pick up your poolside drink. Seriously. These islands were made for beach bums, so there’s no judgment if you plan on doing absolutely nothing upon arrival. Read a book while you sunbathe. Practice yoga on the beach. Let the soothing sound of waves crashing lull you to sleep. Go for a massage that’ll melt any tension away. No matter how you’d rather chill out, the choice is always yours.

Rejuvenate in Nature

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If perhaps you just can’t wait to jump into the action, that’s cool too. The Caribbean offers so many ways for you to enjoy nature and all its beauty. Swim, scuba dive, snorkel, jet ski, cave tube. Chase waterfalls. Go zip lining, sailing, or island hopping. Take a hike. Watch some whales. And then some. Don’t ever think that the Caribbean is only good for doing nothing on the beach because your experience can be so much more if you’re up for the adventure!

Eat, Drink, Repeat

From super fresh seafood and jerk chicken or meat, to roast pork, pepperpot stew, and conch, Caribbean cuisine is ready to make your taste buds water. Be sure to try some of these local delicacies to really immerse yourself in the many flavors of the islands. And while these must-tries make it well worth the trip, you might also want to sample some of the area’s signature drinks. Care for a Painkiller or Planter’s Punch, anyone? Have fun putting your bartender’s skills to the test.

The Spirit of its People

And if the above isn’t enough to make you want to book a Caribbean vacation stat, then you’ll be happy to know that if (and when) you do, you’ll be welcomed by the warm hospitality and friendly, laid-back vibe of the locals. Heavily influenced by the many cultures that have inhabited the islands throughout history, the Caribbean weaves a beautiful blend of mixed heritage. Lose yourself in its lively music and blooming arts scene.

The rich, vibrant culture of the islands is waiting for you to indulge in its many wonders. Whether you’re planning a trip with your friends, family, or significant other, the Caribbean will not disappoint.

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