Destinations

Caribbean Countries: a tour in the Caribbean Islands

April 07, 2019

Providing both adventure and relaxation, across both budget and luxury travel, Caribbean Countries offers something for everyone.

The Caribbean region consists of the Caribbean Sea, the islands in the Caribbean Sea, and some bordering countries. The Caribbean Sea comprises more than 7000 islands, these islands make 26 Caribbean Countries and they are one of the most renowned holiday destinations in the world. The sandy beaches, the greenery, and the azure waters make these islands a true paradise.

So let’s take a tour around this paradise and explore the beauty of the Caribbean Countries. These are the top countries to visit in the  Caribbean.

Aruba

Aruba

This Caribbean country is one of the most visited tourist destinations in the world. The blonde beaches and the perfect weather year-round make this dreamy holiday destination a perfect Caribbean paradise.

The community is just as welcoming as the atmosphere, that is why Aruba is popular among couples as well as families. And relaxing at the perfect blue beach is not the only thing to do there, Aruba offers many activities and adventures. Windsurfing and kite-surfing are among the popular activities on the island.

The Bahamas

The Bahamas

The country's tourism slogan says “It’s better in The Bahamas!”, and this is very true indeed! Everything is better in The Bahamas!

This archipelago comprises more than 700 islands, but most of them are uninhabited. The coral reefs among the islands is a treasure to behold, it brings tourists from all over the world.

If scuba diving is not your favorite activity don’t worry, you can find numerous other things to do in The Bahamas, from discovering striking rain forests to visiting beautiful historic towns and charming local villages.

Famed for being an upscale destination, The Bahamas feature a wide variety of luxurious hotels and resorts.

Barbados

Barbados

A stunning destination, Barbados is known for the variety it offers. In addition to magnificent beaches and stunning greenery, the country features hotels and resorts that cater to all budgets.

Even though Barbados is actually situated in the Atlantic Ocean, it is considered one of the Caribbean Countries as it lies by the border of the Caribbean plate.

The historic capital of Barbados, Bridgetown, is a UNESCO world heritage site. So make sure to check it out if you find yourself in the picturesque island.

Also make sure to try the flying fish, which is the icon of the country and the national dish. It is usually served breaded and fried with a spicy sauce made of local hot peppers.

Saint Barthélemy

Saint Barthélemy

Often shortened to St. Barts, this stunningly beautiful island is one of the most luxurious tourist destinations in the world. It is so fancy that the name of the island has become a synonym with expensive travel.

The island spreads over a small area of 25 square kilometers, but it features some of the fanciest resorts in the world, as well as numerous high-end boutiques and a wide array of fine dining restaurants.

The weather is always nice in St. Barts, and so is everything else!

Jamaica

Jamaica

Of course, we have to mention Jamaica, the most famous of all the Caribbean Countries and one of the most popular holiday destinations in the world.

Jamaica possess a vivacious beauty and an authentic charm, these qualities make the beautiful destination stand out even among a whole region of beautiful countries. From the amazing blue sea brimming with colorful corals to the powdery white sandy beaches, the leafy banana trees, to the waterfalls rushing from high mountains, Jamaica is definitely a beautiful country through and through.

When Jamaica is mentioned, most people think of music. That’s because the authentic Jamaican music is globally renowned. Relaxing on a beautiful beach with beautiful music in the background, this seems like an ideal vacation!

Anguilla

Anguilla

Spreading over a tiny area of 91 square kilometers, this small paradise comprises of one main island and some small uninhabited islands.

The community is very friendly and welcoming, and the island is crime free. This is one of the reasons why Anguilla is a very popular tourist destination.

Anguilla is an upscale tourist destination, that is why even though the country is pretty small, it comprises several luxurious hotels and resorts. Popular activities on the island include scuba diving, horseback riding and playing golf.

To learn more about stunning islands see also:

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