Focus on Jamaica

Jamaica is a colourful and diverse island which is known for its Jerk food, reggae music, friendly locals and Blue Mountains.

The island is a superb holiday destination which offers a range of travel experiences, from beachside dining to sleeping high up in the mountains. Days can be spent visiting historical sites, walking the Blue Mountain trail, exploring bustling Kingston or relaxing on stunning white sand beaches. Continue reading “Focus on Jamaica”

The warmth of the Caribbean

David Pollard

Guest blogger David Pollard explains why he loves the Caribbean above all the other destinations he has been lucky enough to visit during his career in the travel industry.

David is the owner of Classic Hideaways, representing some of our favourite boutique hotels & resorts in the Caribbean – The Inn at English Harbour in Antigua; Coral Reef Club and The Sandpiper in Barbados; Anse Chastanet and Jade Mountain in St Lucia; and Peter Island Resort & Spa in the British Virgin Islands.

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Top afternoon teas in the Caribbean

To celebrate Afternoon Tea Week, we’ve picked some of our favourites in the Caribbean. A fantastic spread is served for afternoon tea at many luxury hotels and resorts across the Caribbean, a tradition introduced by the British which is still extremely popular and highly recommended!
Afternoon tea is included at each of the hotels and resorts mentioned below so make sure you sample the sweet and savoury treats on offer…

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Exclusive summer savings at East Winds, St Lucia

East Winds is a premium all-inclusive resort in St Lucia, set within twelve acres of tropical gardens beside a secluded, sandy beach. The hotel is a firm favourite of Tropic Breeze thanks to its picturesque setting, charming accommodation, excellent cuisine and friendly staff. Continue reading “Exclusive summer savings at East Winds, St Lucia”

Hotel of the month: The Landings Resort & Spa by Elegant Hotels

The Landings Resort & Spa is a recent addition to the Elegant Hotels portfolio, the first property outside Barbados. The exclusive hideaway combines five star luxury and well-equipped accommodation with fine dining and true Caribbean hospitality.
Located within 19 acres of landscaped tropical gardens in Rodney Bay, the resort has a private marina and a prime stretch of beachfront with various attractions close by. Continue reading “Hotel of the month: The Landings Resort & Spa by Elegant Hotels”

Focus on Antigua

Antigua is a popular destination which boasts a beach for every day of the year, making it an ideal destination for a relaxing holiday.
Visitors can take part in various water sports including scuba diving and snorkelling, while inland there is plenty of culture to discover as well as activities including rainforest tours – click here to find out more about things to do in Antigua. Read on to discover some of the resorts we feature in Antigua, some of which have current offers expiring in the next few days.

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Call us on 01752 880880, email info@tropicbreeze.co.uk to discuss your next holiday to the Caribbean or Maldives or view all our holidays on our website.


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Trip diary: Island hopping in the Grenadines

I recently set off on my first trip to the Caribbean, travelling as part of a group on an island hopping journey through St Vincent and the Grenadines, courtesy of the nation’s tourist board. We travelled southwards through the islands, visiting Young Island (just off the coast of St Vincent), Bequia, Mustique, Canouan, Petit St Vincent and finally Palm Island. Having spent such a lot of time reading and writing about these beautiful destinations, I was eager to see them for myself! Continue reading “Trip diary: Island hopping in the Grenadines”

Trip diary: Off the beaten track in Barbados

Jo and Mark recently returned from a trip to Barbados, with a few days on a private island resort in the Grenadines. Having visited Barbados many times over the years, Jo knows the island extremely well and has discovered some hidden gems. Below she talks about the hotels they stayed in on this trip and shares some of her top tips for visitors wishing to get off the beaten track, from riding the bus and relaxing at local beach bars to spending a day at the races and visiting botanic gardens! Continue reading “Trip diary: Off the beaten track in Barbados”