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...

Montserrat's Saint Patrick's Festival - A Commemoration of The 1768 Slave Rebellion

One of the more unusual places to watch a Saint Patrick’s Day Parade is on the Caribbean island of Montserrat where there is a week-long Saint Patrick’s Festival that is increasing in popularity. And beyond the Saint Patrick’s Day Parade every March 17th that includes troupes from Montserrat and neighboring islands like Antigua and Guadeloupe,...