December 17, 2017

New House Music Festival to be held in Caribbean

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United Kingdom -( 12th December 2017) – Music lovers looking for 10 days of the sun can register to attend “Conscious in the Caribbean 2018” scheduled for 8th to 18th May 2018. Conscious in the Caribbean 2018 is a 10-days event offering exclusive performance from top UK DJs and Live Performing artists. This year’s event […]

Beyond the ‘Four Fs’: Caribbean Own Voices

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From repeating Islands In “Foreign Correspondence: Beyond the ‘Four Fs’: Caribbean Own Voices,” Summer Edward (in The Horn Book Magazine) expresses the need for publishing children’s literature that does not repeat worn-out tropes (such as “the tried-and-tested immigrant story”) and that does not rely on the “Four Fs” (folklore, food, fashion, and festivals) to target […]

Discover luxury beachfront living with The Residences at Seafire

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The newest Cayman Islands real estate development is now open. NEWS PROVIDED BY Dart Real Estate Nov 29, 2017, 16:33 ET GRAND CAYMAN, Cayman Islands, Nov. 29, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — With the opening of The Residences at Seafire later this month, developer Dart Real Estate introduces its premiere for-sale luxury residential development on the acclaimed […]

US Coast Guard offloads ton of cocaine seized in Caribbean

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From Jamaica Observer ST PETERSBURG, Florida (CMC) — The United States Coast Guard says the crew of the Cutter Pelican has offloaded about one ton of cocaine, worth an estimated US$23 million in St Petersburg, Florida that was seized in the Caribbean Sea. The Coast Guard said the offloading took place on Monday and three […]

Magic faraway tree

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Couple fulfil a childhood dream of building their own tree house in the Caribbean – and now rent it out for £85 a night By Caroline McGuire, From The Sun UK The quirky property is located between Paunch and Bluff in Panama, just over three miles from Bocas Town THIS British-built exotic suspended tree house […]

Destinations of the week

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Highlights of the Caribbean From The Globe and Mail A host of hot hotels and refurbished resorts are blooming across the Atlantic islands. Here are seven selections for your next retreat to the deep blue sea The pool complex at The Crane in Barbados. MICHAEL GRIMM PHOTOGRAPHY Gansevoort, Turks and Caicos At Gansevoort Hotel, Turks […]

8 romantic reasons to visit the Cayman Islands

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From Roamaroo Disclaimer: This is a sponsored post by the Cayman Islands Department of Tourism. The thoughts and opinions expressed here are entirely our own. There are certain spots that rouse a romantic spirit; perhaps it is an idyllic azure ocean, an unforgettable escapade, or a serene seaside setting. When it comes to romantic rendezvous, […]

Is hurricane season already over? Not so fast

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By Jonathan Belles From wunderground We’re heading into the last five weeks of hurricane season, but the Caribbean may begin to cook up an early Halloween tropical disturbance next week. A couple of the ensemble families of computer models are hinting that an area of lowering pressures could form toward the end of the upcoming […]

Tropical Depression 16 forms today (Wed 4). Forecast to be a hurricane

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From NHC Tropical Depression Sixteen Discussion Number 1 NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL AL162017 1100 AM EDT Wed Oct 04 2017 Satellite images indicate that the area of low pressure in the southwestern Caribbean Sea has become better organized since yesterday and is now a tropical depression. GOES-16 one-minute visible data suggest the center […]

A ‘Central American Gyre’ may generate a Tropical Storm in the week ahead

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By Jonathan Belles From Weather Channel A surge of moisture from the Caribbean is probable late next week. This surge will come from the formation of a gyre of deep tropical moisture in Central America. There is a possibility of tropical depression or storm formation within this moisture, but it isn’t high. A tropical depression […]