Top Caribbean hotel rooms with a private pool

For the ultimate in luxury and seclusion on your next Caribbean holiday, opt for a room with a private pool! See below some of our favourite resorts across the Caribbean islands where guests can relax by their own plunge pool, often while taking in spectacular views of the sea.  Continue reading “Top Caribbean hotel rooms with a private pool”

24 hours at Young Island, St Vincent

Young Island is a lush private island resort in St Vincent & The Grenadines which maintains a traditional feel with excellent service. The all-inclusive resort offers a Robinson Crusoe feeling close to the coast of St Vincent, allowing guests to feel close to nature on the island or to get out and explore on the mainland. Continue reading “24 hours at Young Island, St Vincent”

Ultimate luxury in the Caribbean

The Caribbean is home to a fantastic selection of luxury hotels and resorts, offering high quality accommodation, varied facilities and exceptional dining options. Below are just a few possible destinations for a luxury holiday, featuring options in Barbados, St Lucia, Grenada, Antigua and The Grenadines. Continue reading “Ultimate luxury in the Caribbean”

Affordable Caribbean island hopping – Barbados, Bequia & Grenada

This great value island hopping holiday allows visitors to discover three unique Caribbean islands from under £2000 per person. The 10 night holiday include stays on the buzzing island of Barbados, the charming island of Bequia in the Grenadines, and the beautiful island of Grenada.  Continue reading “Affordable Caribbean island hopping – Barbados, Bequia & Grenada”

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”

Caribbean island hopping – Grenada, The Grenadines & Barbados


This Caribbean island hopping holiday allows visitors to discover the natural beauty of Grenada, relax on the small and charming island of Bequia in the Grenadines, then experience the Platinum west coast of Barbados. Continue reading “Caribbean island hopping – Grenada, The Grenadines & Barbados”