St. Thomas' beaches offer extraordinary vacation getaways. You won't get bored with island activities including marine wonders at Coral World Ocean Park, ferry rides to St. John, and a mix of restaurants to dine at. Bring some of your Caribbean vacation memories home with you with lots of duty-free shopping.
Plan an extraordinary vacation in Barbados. Relax on white sand beaches, dive to sunken ships, tour a submarine, or experience the natural wonders of Harrison's Cave. Spend a day strolling the island's historic capital, Bridgetown, for duty-free shopping. Enjoy an evening out at the bars and clubs, including the famous Harbor Lights.
Curacao, the "C" in the Dutch ABC islands, deserves an "A"-grade for memorable vacation packages. By night, stroll along the illuminated Queen Emma Bridge across Saint Anna Bay. By day, admire the colorful Dutch architecture of the colonial capital, Willemstad. Don't miss the unusual collection of oddities at the Museum Kur· Hulanda.
There's a vacation activity for everyone in Freeport, the capital of Grand Bahama Island. Enjoy golf, water sports, gambling, duty-free shops, nightclubs, or fishing. Need more? Visit the International Bazaar, Garden of the Groves, Pirates of the Bahamas theme park, Port Lucaya marketplace, the Rand Nature Center, or Lucayan National Park.
Grand Cayman offers unique vacation activities including visits to Stingray City, breathtaking dive sites, and strolls on the golden sands of Seven Mile Beach. Send a postcard from Hell, where jagged rock formations resemble their namesake. Don't forget to visit to the world's only green sea turtle farm and to hike the Mastic Trail.
Grenada, the Spice Isle, is an ideal beach vacation packages destination. Divers love the sharks, turtles, and shipwrecks. Snorkelers discover soft corals and sea horses off Grenada's most populated island, Carriacou. Enjoy year-round festivities and enticing restaurants that serve unique cuisine with Creole, Caribbean, and West Indian flavors.
Experience a memorable vacation package in Jamaica. The mix of African, Asian, European, and Middle Eastern cultures is reflected in the island's crafts, performing arts, and cuisine. Discover the beauty of Jamaica's endless beaches, protected coves, and rugged mountains. Enjoy scenic waterfalls, caves, and cliff jumping at Negril Cliffs.
Nassau and neighboring Paradise Island offer spectacular vacation package options. Golfers' enjoy Nassau's three championship courses. Visitors experience British and Bahamian architecture, history and culture, as well as international art. Take advantage of traditional music, gambling on Paradise Island, moonlit dinner cruises, and more.
Punta Cana is what Caribbean postcards are made of—twenty-five miles of white beaches, deep blue waters, and swaying coconut trees. Popular, and affordable, tropical stays include all-inclusive resorts. If you're looking for relaxation by the sea, Punta Cana is your ideal vacation getaway.
St. Croix Island
St. Croix is the largest of the U.S. Virgin Islands and an ideal vacation destination for cruisers and island-seekers, alike. Experience the history and colorful architecture of picturesque Christiansted. In smaller Frederiksted, on the island's rocky east side, cruisers keep the local Cruzan Rum Distillery busy.
One of the most exotic island nations in the Caribbean—St. Kitts and Nevis make an ideal romantic vacation destination. Rent cars or mopeds on the islands and catch ferries between the two. St. Kitts' beaches are a well-kept secret. Nature-loving snorkelers and divers delight in seeing lava formations and underwater marvels. Adventure enthusiasts head to Nevis for eco-rambles, bio-tours, and rock climbing.
Families and honeymooners alike choose the small Caribbean island of Saint Vincent as a favorite vacation getaway. You can sunbath on golden beaches, visit Colonial villages, soak in thermal baths, or zip-line across the rainforest canopy. Don't leave without a walk along the steaming sulphur springs of volcanic Mt. Soufrière.