Category Archives: Caribbean

Lobster Mini Season in Florida

Lobster Mini Season in Florida Every late July the coastal areas of south Florida are flooded with lobster hunters trying to get their share of this year’s bounty. This time is called Lobster Mini Season. There are two Florida Lobster Seasons, the 2 day mini season and the 8 month regular lobster season. The lobster […]

Staring Out to Sea (and into history) at Blue Hills, Turks and Caicos

Wading out into the shallows and staring out to sea – it’s a typical rite of indulging in the scrumptious eats, dynamic rums, and libations at Da’ Conch Shack. At least it seems that way to me as I’ve noted at least one person do it every time I stop in here during my frequent […]

Soaking in a Sunny Sunday on Buck Island, St. Croix

Sundays on St. Croix may be made for Sandy Point, but if there’s a very close second, it must be setting sail for Buck Island with Captain Carl and settling in for a sensational day on the sands of this other pristine National Park. Wish you were here? You’re reading Soaking in a Sunny Sunday on […]

Resting At Anchor At Josephine’s Bathtub, Martinique

Any bathtub fit for a queen is bound to be anything but ordinary, though few royals can claim bathing quarters quite as spectacular as those found here at Josephine’s Bathtub off the Atlantic coast of Martinique, reputedly the favored chill spot of Napoleon’s wife, Martinique-native Marie-Joseph Rose Tasher de la Pagerie, better known as Empress […]

Wish You Were Here: Feeling The Love On Cove Bay, Anguilla

Sunshiny skies overhead, brilliant powder-white sand along the shore, and a nice expanse of crystalline sea reserved just for two – the prefect recipe for romance on Cove Bay, Anguilla. You’re reading Wish You Were Here: Feeling The Love On Cove Bay, Anguilla from Uncommon Caribbean – The Insider’s Caribbean Travel Blog. If you’ve enjoyed […]

Wish You Were Here: Last Call at Coco’s Bar, St. Martin

A warm and sunny Sunday afternoon at the RIU Palace St. Martin, the daylight slowly shifting to that special shade of sexy that always signals the onset of twilight time; a time when everything seems to slow down, the better to savor every last drop of sweetness in this special corner of the Caribbean. Time […]