The Caribbean islands offer more than just white sand beaches; it's the perfect locale for R & R and adventure seekers alike.
There are two Caribbeans
Saturday mornings in the Caribbean are not washed in the music of ocean waves. No. They are made of earthquakes. Vibrating windows and cacophony. The lawn have to cut. And the neighbor dog have to bark at the whacker-man cutting the lawn. We don't sleep in here.
Growing up Caribbean 🌴
Growing up caribbean means a lengthy list of things to me but for starters , I'll say that it means growing up in a strict household. With rules on top of rules that are set in stone from the very moment you are born. I swear . Lol. Okay maybe I am exaggerating a slight tad.. but not really.. It really felt like that anyway . Although I was born in Canada 🇨🇦. I grew up spending A lot of time In Westmoreland, Jamaica .
6 Days in St Thomas, United States Virgin Islands (USVI)
The United States Virgin Islands consist of St Thomas, 32 square miles, St John, home to the Virgin Island National Park and St Croix 84 square miles. The Islands were discovered in 1493 by Christopher Columbus, and ultimately owned by Denmark. They were known as Danish West Indies. The Virgin Islands have a long history of slavery, sugar cane, and even pirates. In 1917 they were purchased by the United States for 25 million dollars and are a United States Territory. Currently if you are a U.S. citizen a passport is not required for entry.
Virtual Caribbean Food Getaway
Caribbean Online Food Shopping Resort and Vacation Amenities The best and only Caribbean online shopping resort site Visit the first and only Caribbean online shopping resort today! Everyone craves the bright sun, clean waves, and the fun atmosphere of the Caribbean. Too often, the time and cost are out of reach. Islsnac has dedicated for over a year to deliver the Caribbean experience in a convenient, cost-effective way: The perfect “snacation”!
Jamaica 2020 overview
Jamaica 2020 Jamaica, “the land of wood and water”, known as the third largest English-speaking island in the Caribbean with its mountainous land and majestic waterfalls. Its beautiful beaches and sweet jerk dishes, its production of the reggae king Bob Marley and the world’s fastest sprinters. With 2.9m people settled on the island, its multi-racial population is consisted of Africans, Europeans, East Indians and Chinese is based on the motto “Out of many one people”. The democratic country gained independence on August 6, 1962 from the United Kingdom of Great Britain and became a commonwealth country with Queen Elizabeth II as the head of state and is represented in Jamaica by the governor-general the most honourable sir Patrick Allen. In 2012 the then prime minister honourable Portia Simpson Miller intended to remove the Queen as head of state but her reign ended before she could do so. On September 3, 2020 Jamaica’s latest general election where the Jamaica labour party was victorious in winning to the people’s nation party with 49 seats was questioned again upon removing the queen as head of states, their answers yet to finalized.
The History of Costa Rica
In 1502, when Christopher Columbus landed in Puerto Limon, less than 20 indigenous tribes occupied the lands in what is now, Costa Rica. The golden bands that the region's Carib Indians wore as earrings and nose rings inspired the Columbus and his crew to name the country, "Costa Rica", meaning, "Rich Coast". Columbus's arrival ultimately led to the eradication of these native populations as exotic diseases and fatal battles took their toll.
Sharing More about Costa Rica with All of You. .
In our first three episodes here on this venue, we've shared with you the excitement of starting a new life in another country. It is scary for some, exciting for others and many will not even entertain the idea. Our goal is to 'soften you up' just a little bit. . thought by thought, step by step, day by day. We've all heard about moving out of your 'comfort zone'. This is THAT on steriods, I submit to you. .
One of the Happiest Countries on the Planet. . Costa Rica
"One of the Happiest Countries on the Planet". . Costa Rica. What is the reason for this well-known banner that is displayed in so many writings about this amazing country? What are the parameters for being on this special list? What do people love about this special place?
"Paradise" - A Place or State of Pure Happiness!
(pair - a - dice): a place or state of pure happiness. A feeling of perfect joy, where everything is what you would like it to be forever. .
Changing One's Life & Crossing Over to the "Pura Vida" Lifestyle
Sitting here pre-dawn. . early Monday morn. . a time that all should experience. . that oh-so-pleasant aroma of Costa Rican coffee being brought to life for me to enjoy. . a wonderful time of day. And a time I look forward to so much. . each and every day. . not just Mondays! Being here in Costa Rica surely does make that coffee taste so much better than what it used to!
Puerto Rico: Like Summer All Year Round in the Middle of the Sea
Puerto Rico, Isla del Encanto! Puerto Rico is a small island in the Caribbean sea. It is the perfect place to visit all year round because of its tropical weather ranging anywhere from the low 70s to the high 80s, even during the winter! It’s like summer all year round in the middle of the sea!
An indulgent sanctuary from Caribbean storms
At last years #TeamCoco retreat, we all wrote down our career and travel wishes for 2018. Some of us wished for Safari, some of us wished for private Beaches, but our girl Jenna wished to tick the Caribbean off her extensive bucket list. Luckily for her, the opportunity came up for an extravagant long weekend in St Lucia where she was more than qualified for the job…