Caribbean getaways are a regular part of the good life for many. The beaches and sumptuous climate are the kind of delightful shock to the soul that everyone needs to recharge their batteries and be reminded that we are all children of the sun. But as familiar as many Caribbean Islands are in hospitality, grilled fish and music vibz, each Island-nation has its own distinct personality and layers of treasures to explore.
The following are ten of the best Caribbean Island destinations to include in any serious vacation bucket list:
One of the reasons to love Aruba is that it is safely outside of ‘hurricane alley’. You can always count on warm sunny weather here, free of the dreaded Caribbean superstorm. With more arid climate than the rest of the Caribbean, Aruba draws tourists who love it hot and dry and features unique tours to the cactus filled ‘desert lands’. Once a gambling haven, Aruba features casinos, entertaining and fine dining to please the tropical lifestyle maven in everyone.