The islands scattered throughout the Caribbean are known for their splendid beaches and crystalline seas. In fact, the region is almost synonymous with luxury vacationing, conjuring up images of coconut palms, sailboats, and lazy days in the sun. If you’re ready for your own dose of paradise, we’ve got the scoop on the best Caribbean destinations.
This diverse island was settled by both the Dutch and the French, and its modern culture is a mix of traditions and peoples. It’s one of the region’s top destinations for dining and nightlife, as well as shopping in its extensive duty-free zone. A plethora of water sports and dive sites also keep visitors busy.See vacation rentals near St. Martin
One of the most popular Caribbean destinations, Grand Cayman is an exciting everything-and-more resort: Throw down a towel on gorgeous Seven Mile Beach, stroll the colorful shops and restaurants in George Town, or wade among the friendly stingrays at the famous Stingray City Sandbar.See vacation rentals near Grand Cayman
The tiny nation is a quieter, more off-the-beaten-path destination, perfect for a romantic getaway. Here, you’ll find verdant rainforest covering the islands, secluded coves along the shores, and plenty of unspoiled dive and snorkeling sites—plus, several unusual yet picturesque black-sand beaches on Saint Kitts.See vacation rentals near St. Kitts and Nevis
You may never see beaches more beautiful than those along the shore of Antigua, an English-speaking island in the eastern Caribbean that has become one of the most popular destinations in the region. Surrounded by coral reef, it’s an excellent place for scuba diving and snorkeling.See vacation rentals near Antigua