The 10 Most Visited Caribbean Islands

Note: Originally published September 10th 2014, this post was updated Feb 21st, 2018. Irresistible beaches, breath-taking landscapes and a cornucopia of vibrant cultures continue to woo 30+ millions of visitors to the Caribbean year after year. From luxury getaways to affordable adventure trips and festivals, each destination offers travelers its own unique culture and appeal....

Caribbean Welcomed 30.1 Million Stay-Over Tourists Last Year

A record 30.1million stay-over tourists vacationed in the Caribbean region spending US$37billion in 2017, according to a recent report from the Caribbean Tourism Organization. This 1.7% growth over 2016 figures was lower than initially forecast but hurricanes Irma and Maria impacted fourth-quarter arrivals. Other results from this record-breaking year for the Caribbean region which actually...

Cost For Securing A Second Passport from the Caribbean

One of my recommendations post-hurricanes Irma and Maria was for the five Caribbean governments that offered a second passport to high net worth individuals via a Citizenship by Investment Program in exchange for a sizable fee, was to set aside some of the millions of US dollars raised in an emergency fund for natural disasters....

10 Facts About The Caribbean Region

During the media coverage of hurricanes Irma and Maria last September, it became apparent that many are not familiar with basic facts about the Caribbean region. Some consumers and even journalists were mispronouncing the country names, and others couldn’t distinguish one island from another and were confusing the Dominican Republic with Dominica and Barbados with...