Caribbean Category Archives


The Best Way to Help the Caribbean, is to Visit the Caribbean

By |2019-03-17T14:34:14+02:00November 11th, 2017|Caribbean|

Recent hurricanes Irma and Maria have devastated parts of the Caribbean which has in turn led to significant downturn in the number of travelers to the region’s.  The Caribbean tourism industry is vital to many of the local economies and so many foreigners are asking how they can best help the locals get back on their feet.  The message [...]

Why Havana Is A “Must Visit”

By |2019-03-17T16:46:20+02:00January 17th, 2017|Cuba|

Havana, Cuba is on everyone’s “must visit” list and beyond. There is a sense that perhaps Cuba’s unique charm will change before the expected onslaught of U.S. tourism assuming diplomatic relations continue to thaw.  If you too want to make it to this beautiful capital city sooner rather than later, here are some tips to help you maximize your [...]

How to Explore Willemstad, Curacao like a Local

By |2019-03-17T19:32:34+02:00November 12th, 2015|Best Things To Do In, Caribbean, Curacao, How to Explore like a Local|

How to Explore Willemstad, Curacao like a Local: Locals introduce their city. In today's MYCITY interview Art from "Poppy Hostel Curacao" introduces Willemstad, Curacao. Send me an email when you'd like to present your city. NAME, Profession ART KLEP, Owner Poppy Hostel Curacao and Freelance Tour Guide. Please introduce yourself: I'm a cosmopolitan guy. Basically that means I don't really [...]

Conchi – Aruba’s Natural Pool

By |2018-07-27T12:19:58+02:00November 22nd, 2013|Aruba, Caribbean|

Conchi - Aruba´s Natural Pool is situated on a deserted stretch of coastline. Already the journey through some of Aruba’s most rugged terrain is an adventure itself. Once there you can enjoy one of Aruba´s most beautiful places. Aruba´s Natural Pool, also called ¨Conchi¨or ¨Cura di Tortuga" is situated in the north of the Caribbean island in the Arikok National Park, a very [...]

Hooiberg Aruba

By |2018-09-02T21:31:50+02:00November 21st, 2013|Aruba, Caribbean|

The Hooiberg, a 165 meters high volcanic formation, is located almost in the middle of Aruba. On a clear day it is possible to see Venezuela from the top.  The Hooiberg is a 165 meters high volcanic formation on the Caribbean Island Aruba. It is located almost in the middle of the Island and can be seen from almost [...]