Caribbean West Indies Nutz and Bolts Travel Articles

 
Port-au-Prince Travel Facts
The Basics City Name: Port-au-Prince Where is it located?: Port-au-Prince is located in Haiti, in the southern part of the country, on the Atlantic Ocean. Why do people go there?: Port-au-Prince is not for the fainthearted – this is a rough city that is perfect for those who love to be overwhelmed by sights, sounds […]
Bahamas Travel Facts
The Basics Country: Bahamas Where is it?: Caribbean, chain of islands in the North Atlantic Ocean, southeast of Florida, northeast of Cuba Why do people go here?: One of the most popular, and easiest to reach, island destinations near the United States. A bit overruns, but there’s enough sand and sun to go around. What […]
Martinique Travel Facts
The Basics Country: Martinique Where is it?: Caribbean, island between the Caribbean Sea and North Atlantic Ocean, north of Trinidad and Tobago Why do people go here?: France, with a flavor of the West Indies. Martinique has the typical island draws, but with hiking and strong French flavor. What are the main entry points?: Flying […]
Kingston Travel Facts
The Basics City Name: Kingston Where is it located?: Kingston is located in Jamaica, on the eastern half of the island. Why do people go there?: Kingston isn’t the most beautiful city in the Caribbean, but it has its fair share of colonial charm, excellent food and the Bob Marley museum to boot! How do […]
Barbados Travel Facts
The Basics Country: Barbados Where is it?: Caribbean, island in the North Atlantic Ocean, northeast of Venezuela Why do people go here?: This little England combines Caribbean life and English living that draws tourists in hoards. What are the main entry points?: Flying is possible, although you are more likely to arrive on a cruise […]
Montserrat Travel Facts
The Basics Country: Monserrat Where is it?: Caribbean, island in the Caribbean Sea, southeast of Puerto Rico Why do people go here?: If you can get there, the devastation from the volcano is quite a site. Tourism is non-existent here, so you are assured an authentic experience. Currency used: East Caribbean dollar (XCD) Country Code: […]
San Juan Travel Facts
The Basics City Name: San Juan Where is it located?: San Juan is located in Puerto Rico, in the northeastern part of the island, on the Atlantic Ocean. Why do people go there?: San Juan is the perfect draw for those who want all the offerings of a large city, but with beautiful beaches and […]
Bermuda Travel Facts
The Basics Country: Bermuda Where is it?: North America, group of islands in the North Atlantic Ocean, east of South Carolina Why do people go here?: Bermuda, Bahamas, come on pretty mama. If the Beach Boys decided it have a starring role in its own song, how can you not love Bermuda? Home to the […]
Puerto Rico Travel Facts
The Basics Country: Puerto Rico Where is it?: Caribbean, island between the Caribbean Sea and the North Atlantic Ocean, east of the Dominican Republic Why do people go here?: The United States, with a Caribbean twist. Puerto Rico is the most accessible island to the US and has the tourists to prove it. That said, […]
Bonaire Travel Facts
The Basics Country: Bonaire Where is it?: Caribbean, two island groups in the Caribbean Sea – one includes Curacao and Bonaire north of Venezuela; the other is east of the Virgin Islands Why do people go here?: Part of the Netherlands Antilles, with its unique island government, but the same beautiful white sand beaches and […]