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Don’t Miss Stingray City in The Cayman Islands

Poor stingrays. They have such an ominous-sounding name yet they're such gentle creatures. At least the ones in The Cayman Islands are. They glide along, gracefully flapping their wings. OK, there is a stinger, but it's not that lengthy tail you see. The stinger has its base near the tail, and it's just a few […]

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Packing for a Trip to Grand Cayman

It’s cool and rainy tonight in NYC, but I’m digging out my shorts and bathing suits. That’s because I’m leaving tomorrow morning on a press trip to Grand Cayman island. I’m really excited for it. Not only because I love Caribbean islands (which I do), but because I’ll be attending the Cayman Jazz Fest!

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Grand Anse Beach vs. Petite Anse Beach in Grenada

Is bigger always better? I’m talking about beaches here… When I arrived in Grenada, I was immediately smitten with Grand Anse Beach, which was right by my hotel. I’m hardly the first person to love Grand Anse — it’s widely regarded as the island’s best beach and one of the best beaches in the Caribbean. […]

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Greetings from Gorgeous Grenada

Well, Grenada is just as gorgeous as I had hoped, as you can see in the photo above of Grand Anse beach, which is right where I'm staying. Grand Anse is like a vacation advertisement come to life: two miles of white sand surrounding a sheltered cove. It has that calm, warm water that lure […]

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Leaving on a Jet Plane… for Grenada!

I’m leaving for Grenanda tonight, and I can’t wait to see The Spice of the Caribbean. It earned its nickname for nutmeg production and, well, its location in the Caribbean Sea. I’ve been to Caribbean islands before but never to one this far south — Grenada is about 200 miles northeast of Venezuela. My last […]

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