Greater Antilles Travel Articles

 
The Rebel Quintet – Cuba
Unassuming and jovial, travelers would never guess
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Dominican Republic Travel Facts
The Basics Country: Dominican Republic Where is it?: Caribbean, eastern two-thirds of the island of Hispaniola, between the Caribbean Sea and the North Atlantic Ocean, east of Haiti Why do people go here?: Spend your days by the beach and your nights in the club in the passionate Dominican Republic. You’ll get soaked at one […]
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Haiti Travel Facts
The Basics Country: Haiti Where is it?: Caribbean, western one-third of the island of Hispaniola, between the Caribbean Sea and the North Atlantic Ocean, west of the Dominican Republic Why do people go here?: Haiti is not yet free of the problems that have plagued it in the past, which also means it is free […]
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Jamaica Travel Facts
The Basics Country: Jamaica Where is it?: Caribbean, island in the Caribbean Sea, south of Cuba Why do people go here?: Ja making me crazy, mon! Jamaica’s proximity to the US, its laid back nature, and claims to Bob Marley and PLENTY of resorts make it a top tourist destination. What are the main entry […]
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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, […]
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Nassau Travel Facts
The Basics City Name: Nassau Where is it located?: Nassau is located in the Bahamas, in the northern half of the chain. Why do people go there?: Nassau is a major transportation hub, and also the most populated area. Colonial quaintness is not lost, despite its popularity. How do travelers get there?: Nassau is the […]
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Havana Travel Facts
The Basics City Name: Havana Where is it located?: Havana is located in Cuba, on the western fourth of the island. Why do people go there?: Havana is the heart and soul of Cuba, from Communism to cigars to music. There is always something happening in Havana. How do travelers get there?: Flying into Havana […]
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Santo Domingo Travel Facts
The Basics City Name: Santo Domingo Where is it located?: Santo Domingo is located in the Dominican Republic, in the southeastern part of the island. Why do people go there?: Santo Domingo is not the safest city in the area, but then again, that’s part of its draw. From an active nightlife to the daily […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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