Caribbean & Central America

Caribbean villas

Vacation like a multi-millionaire at these posh Caribbean villas!

By Janice and George

For many of us, luxury Caribbean villas are the dream winter vacation. Find the best Caribbean villa rental agencies here for everything from 1-bedroom beach cottages to swank 6-bedroom mansions.

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Viking Sea Review: The Viking Sea in Old San Juan, Puerto Rico

Viking Sea review: Our adults only Caribbean cruise

By Janice and George

No kids splashing in the pool or kicking sand our way. Grown-up shore excursions. Sophisticated dining. We’re cruising the Caribbean on the adults-only “Viking Sea”!

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Blue Waters Antigua

How to Holiday Like Royalty at Blue Waters, Antigua

By Janice and George

Pssst! Want to have a royal holiday? Try Blue Waters, Antigua (where Prince Harry stayed). With three bewitching beaches and lovely Cove Suites, it’s one of the best resorts in Antigua.

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Hotel L'Esplanade

Discover Grand Case at Hotel L’Esplanade and Le Petit Hotel

By Janice and George

Two of the best luxury St Martin hotels, Hotel L’Esplanade and Le Petit Hotel, are now open again after being damaged by Hurricane Irma. They’re perfect for discovering Grand Case’s culinary delights.

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Yacht Holidays

Chartered Yacht Holidays? Not Just for the Rich and Famous

By Janice and George

Thinking of chartering a yacht? Here’s all you need to know about bareboat vs. crewed yacht charters, the best yacht chartering companies and the top yachting destinations.

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Things to do in Old San Juan

Top Things to Do in Colorful Old San Juan

By Janice and George

Wandering the colorful cobblestone streets is one of the best things to do in Old San Juan, Puerto Rico. There’s virtually no evidence of hurricane damage, and the UNESCO city welcomes visitors again!

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Hunting lionfish in the Caribbean (eating them too!)

Hunting Lionfish in the Caribbean (Eating Them Too!)

By Janice and George

Hunting lionfish while scuba diving in the Caribbean wasn’t planned. But it turns out there’s a lionfish invasion, and they need to be eliminated. What about eating lionfish? Very yummy.

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Royal Clipper ship

Sailing on the “Royal Clipper” ship

By Janice and George

She’s tall and a real beauty! Meet the “Royal Clipper.” Modeled after a great 1902 German clipper ship, the 439-foot “Royal Clipper” carries 227 passengers and is the largest true sailing ship in the world.

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Global Hotel Panama

Why stay at the Global Hotel Panama? For bubbly and boutique style!

By Janice and George

Why pick the Global Hotel Panama in Panama City? How about five-star luxury, free bubbly and friendly service? Rates are really easy on the wallet too.

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Punta Caracol Acqua Lodge

7 reasons to love the overwater bungalows at Punta Caracol Acqua Lodge

By Janice and George

Built on stilts over the water in Bocas del Toro (Panama), Punta Caracol Aqua Lodge has just nine overwater bungalows. And excellent snorkeling!

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best places to stay in bocas del toro

Where to stay in Bocas del Toro? You’ll love these 3 darling places

By Janice and George

Where to stay in Bocas del Toro, Panama? We checked out these three best places: a beachside Bali-style resort, overwater bungalows and an eco-adventure lodge.

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Island Plantation Bocas del Toro

Treat yourself to the Bali-style Island Plantation on Bocas del Toro

By Janice and George

Romantic, a beautiful pool, eco-friendly, a cool beach club. Of course we loved our stay at the adults-only Island Plantation on Bocas del Toro, Panama!

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Costa Rica cruise

Costa Rica UnCruise immerses you in all of nature’s awe

By Janice and George

On our Costa Rica cruise with UnCruise Adventures, we hiked forests, snorkeled and saw sloths, capuchin monkeys and snakes. And we stuffed ourselves silly on great food too.

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arenal hanging bridges - sloth

Oh my! See snakes, sloths and spiders at Arenal Hanging Bridges

By Janice and George

Sure, Costa Rica’s Mistico Arenal Hanging Bridges Park has 15 swinging and fixed bridges in the forest. But the snakes, sloths and spiders are the real fun.

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