October 21, 2021

Hikers on Caribbean island find ancient stone carvings

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IANS | London From Business Standard Hikers out for a stroll on the Caribbean island of Montserrat found ancient stone carvings that archaeologists believe could offer valuable insight into the island’s pre-colonial history. The petroglyphs — which appear to depict geometric designs as well as beings of some kind — were carved into the side […]

Montserrat – Pompeii of the Caribbean

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Welcome to Montserrat-the modern day Pompeii of the Caribbean … Abandoned Spaces From The Vintage News In the West Indies, there is a tiny Caribbean island called Montserrat, nicknamed The Emerald Isle of the Caribbean, but also in the same poetic note “The Pompeii of the Caribbean .” The British colonized the little island in […]

The Studio that made Rock and Roll history is rotting away on a Caribbean island

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From MessyNessy The island of Montserrat in the West Indies became a Caribbean Pompeii when in 1995, the Soufrière Hills volcano woke up. The capital was buried in more than 12 metres of mud while the rest of the island was mostly wiped out except for a small unaffected area on the northern tip. Under a […]