Touch By VLS - A Shining Example of Handmade Products From The Emerging Creative Industries In The Caribbean

All across the Caribbean region, beautiful handmade products, works of art are envisioned, designed, created, and sold. Some of these Caribbean handmade products I have discovered on social media or via my travels throughout the region. Sadly, this is not the case for most of the 30million stay-over tourists who visit the Caribbean as unlike...

The 10 Most Visited Caribbean Islands

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. Here are the top 10 most visited Caribbean islands which account for nearly...

6 Contemporary Caribbean Handmade Design Brands

If you are looking for a unique birthday, anniversary or holiday gift, consider purchasing from one of the six contemporary Caribbean handmade design brands that recently showcased their eclectic mix of hand-crafted products and chic gifts at Design Caribbean’s pop-up shop in London’s trendy Camden Market. Funded by the European Union via the Caribbean Export...

Top 10 Caribbean Destinations That Produce The Most Quality Experiences

28.7million stopover tourists visited the Caribbean in 2015 which represented a seven percent increase. Growth was up in all markets including the United States up 6.3% at 14.3million, Canada up 4.5% at 3.4 million and the United Kingdom up 10.4% at 1.1 million stopover tourists. These figures are impressive as according to the Caribbean Tourism...

Bahamas Highest Ranked Caribbean Country on Quality of Nationality Index

Of the 16 independent Caribbean countries included in the first edition of the Henley & Partners – Kochenov Quality of Nationality Index, The Bahamas ranked the highest at 48th position. Overall, 161 countries from across the globe are included in the ranking that was officially released in Switzerland on June 2nd by Christian H. Kälin,...