Fodor's Caribbean 2014 (Full-color Travel Guide)
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In amazing full color, Fodor's Caribbean 2014 covers almost 50 destinations in the Caribbean, from the Dominican Republic and Trinidad & Tobago, to Turks & Caicos and even Montserrat. The guide reviews the best each island has to offer, including activities, resorts, restaurants, nightspots, shops, and more. This guide is a complete planning tool that will help travelers put together the perfect trip to an island paradise.
Competitive Advantage: Fodor's Caribbean 2014 is the only comprehensive, full-color guide to the region that is published and updated annually.
Expanded Coverage: The Caribbean is ever-changing, and this edition includes new resorts, restaurants, sports and activity outfitters, and attractions.
Illustrated Features: Special "Fodor's Features" throughout the guide illuminate the most distinctive aspects of Caribbean culture and history, including the age of pirates and buccaneers; the many different cuisines of the region; dance and music; and activities such as sportfishing, diving and snorkeling, and chartering a yacht.
Indispensable Trip Planning Tools: An island finder helps travelrs choose the perfect Caribbean destination. Each chapter opens with four pages that include an island map, the top reasons to go, and other essential information to help visitors plan their time effectively.
Discerning Recommendations: Fodor's Caribbean 2014 offers savvy advice and recommendations from local writers to help travelers make the most of their time. Fodor's Choice designates our best picks, from hotels to nightlife. "Word of Mouth" quotes from fellow travelers provide valuable insights.
ABOUT FODOR'S AUTHORS: Each Fodor's Travel Guide is researched and written by local experts.
happens after instead of before Lent. Pirates Week, Grand Cayman’s big fall festival, is in early November. It’s a Carnival-like celebration, when visitors and locals dress up as pirates and wenches; music, fireworks, parades, street dances, and competitions take place islandwide. January’s Taste of Cayman Food & Wine Festival is a multiday affair with demos, classes, lectures, and tastings. Top toque Eric Ripert headlines Cayman Cookout the same month, luring fellow celeb chefs and winemakers
Donne. Amenities: parking; toilets. Best for: snorkeling; sunset; swimming. | Off S. Church St. South Sound Cemetery Beach. A narrow, sandy driveway takes you past the small cemetery to a perfect beach. The dock here is primarily used by dive boats during winter storms. You can walk in either direction; the sand is talcum-soft and clean, the water calm and clear (though local surfers take advantage of occasional small reef breaks; if wading, wear reef shoes, since the bottom is somewhat rocky
overlooking a long unspoiled beach, Plage de Grande-Anse. He filled the raised, open-air bungalows with oriental rugs and four-poster beds with mosquito netting. You can lounge on elevated Indonesian beds, get a massage, or dip into the pool just steps from the sea.or your private jacuzzi. If you want to watch TV or go online, you will have to go to the reception area, where both are free. Dinner is available nightly. Pros: summer rates drop by half; get a discount by booking online; a hip,
876/975–7777 | www.beaches.com | 38 rooms, 185 suites | All-inclusive. Fodor’s Choice | The Blue House. B&B/INN | This stylish boutique bed-and-breakfast is a nice alternative to the all-inclusive hotels on the North Coast. Owner Elise Yap runs the establishment while her brother Daryll cooks up fabulous feasts (often with Jamaican and Chinese flavors) for guests who wish to have dinner at the Blue House as well as breakfast. Elise goes out of her way to help you get to know the “real” Jamaica
the borders of the craters. Price depends on the destination and the duration. | Joliment, Morne Vert | 97226 | 0596/55–04–79, 0696/24–32–25 | www.bureau-rando-martinique.com. DAY SAILS Kata Mambo. The catamaran Kata Mambo offers two full-day excursions now. For €74, you can sail north to historic St-Pierre and snorkel in clear, Atlantic waters. For €79, you can have a sail coupled with a 4x4 adventure through sugarcane and banana plantations in the south of the island. The full-day trips