When Bahamian Byron Glinton describes why he loves Abaco Island, he becomes poetic. “Sheets of flying fish, giant winged frigates, and graceful dolphins,” he says in a melodic voice. “Abaco Island and her cays are an endless universe of wildlife and nature, each with a unique heritage. The real Bahamas.”
I never left. Four years this March and I am still here. Talk to anyone who has come down island, and they might share a similar sentiment – that in fact Virgin Gorda never leaves us. I remember flying from Toronto in the worst snow storm – I was delayed for three nights in the […]
This is a story that started years before I was born. And in another sense, the story began for me the day I arrived. I arrived on vacation in North Sound, Virgin Gorda just over four years ago, and to this day Leverick Bay remains my only true home away from home. Four years gave […]
Curacao is one of the Caribbean’s best-kept secrets. The island has a culture of hospitality and a diverse population from around the world who will greet you with Bon Bini (“welcome”) wherever you go. This former Dutch territory has a distinctly European vibe mixed with island color and striking colonial architecture.
St. Barths offers a taste of the French Riviera in the Caribbean. St. Barths is popular with supermodels, rock stars, oligarchs, athletes and celebrities for its 20 beautiful white sand beaches, fine dining, shopping, and boating culture. Resorts are nestled in breathtakingly beautiful white-sand coves. The best-known beach is St. Jean Beach, a sun-splashed crescent […]
Little Cayman Island is a magical place with more than a dozen secluded beaches on a mostly undiscovered coastline, with lagoons, mangrove forests, salt ponds and pristine wetlands strewn with orchids. This is a diver’s paradise, with 81-degree water temperatures and more than 57 dive sites, including one of the world’s best – Bloody Bay […]
Tuesday, December 7thPeg Leg’s Landing at Nanny Cay – Five Course Gourmet Meal Thirty years ago, Peg Leg’s Landing was built at the water’s edge on Nanny Cay. With amazing views over Sir Francis Drake Channel and the marina, the restaurant offers a unique atmosphere to enjoy casual waterfront dining. Great drinks and an eclectic […]
Monday, December 6thSugar Mill at Rosewood Little Dix Bay – Five Course Gourmet Meal The Sugar Mill, the most intimate and upscale of Rosewood Little Dix Bay’s restaurants, has been recently redesigned and features panoramic views of the sea and the verdant island environment. The Sugar Mill offers contemporary pan-Asian and European cuisine. The regular […]
Sunday, December 5thH. Lavity Stoutt Community College – Five Course Gourmet Meal The H. Lavity Stoutt Community College in the British Virgin Islands offers a food and beverage management program that prepares students for restaurant and hotel jobs throughout the Caribbean. The program includes management theory, basic culinary skills, and entrepreneurial and communication skills.