Caribbean

Caribbean

Faces of Cuba

The island nation of Cuba has long been hidden under the regime of revolutionary leader, Fidel Castro, who came into power after overthrowing dictator...

Travel Video: Cuba

We last checked in with photographer and videographer James Bernal when he traveled to the Caribbean coast of Colombia. He recently returned to the...

Returning to my Roots in Cuba

On August 1st, 1962... Jose Isidoro and Miriam Urbay escaped Cuba on a chalana (flatboat). They sailed for four days until the Coast Guard rescued...

Dancing to the Rhythm of Love in the Dominican Republic

It starts with a quote. The night before I leave for the Dominican Republic, I listen to an excerpt from a speech called A...

Cuba: A Journey Measured in Friends

Before my trip to Cuba, I’d heard stories about how the locals often invited travelers they didn’t know into their homes. Hailing from New...

Finding A Little Nantucket in St Kitts

“We’re by a picnic table on a black sand beach. You can’t miss us!” Nantucket Whale Carver Sunny Wood cryptically left on my...

Photo Essay: St. Croix

Describe St. Croix. What was it like? St. Croix is the biggest island of the United States Virgin Islands. It’s a slice of paradise with...

Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

The Dominican Republic is a country known to many for its all-inclusive beach resorts; a place where you can bask in sunshine and turquoise...

Tips for Visiting the Caribbean

From the turquoise oceans to the piña coladas, from the easygoing personalities to the spicy cuisine, the Caribbean is a destination for travelers of all...