Top Caribbean Destinations
By Maria Mendoza
These are the top Caribbean destinations that offer unparalleled quality and are must-see places.
Anegada - British Virgin Islands - The only island made from coral and limestone in the entire region. Here you can find the largest barrier reef in the Caribbean and the third largest in the world. More on Virgin Islands
Barbuda - Located close to Antigua, Barbuda has many pristine white and pink sandy beaches, coral reefs and shipwrecks visible in turquoise water.
Carriacou - Grenadine Island - World-class snorkeling and diving, combined with gorgeous beaches and a wealth of historical attractions.
Cat Island - Bahamas - The highest point in the Bahamas is found here: Mount Alvernia. Most beautiful beaches and crystal clear water perfect for snorkeling.
Havana - Cuba - Set in one of the last remaining strongholds of communism, Havana is full of character full with museums, history and beaches. A place of spectacular delapidation and charm...
Lake Arenal - Costa Rica - Place of the forth most active volcano in the world, Lake Arenal is surrounded by lush tropical pristine rainforest and it has thermal hot waters nearby. Stunningly beautiful!
Placencia - Belize - Totally laid-back seaside town filled with prisitne sandy beaches along a narrow peninsula. The seafood is excellent and the manatee watching places are fabulous.
Port Antonio - Jamaica - Described by poet Ella Wheeler as "the most exquisite port on earth", Port Antonio offers historical attractions and beautiful beaches.
Saba - Small, but very scenic island (part of the Leeward Islands, Antilles) with amazing scuba diving and snorkeling, Saba is famous for its pinnacles (summits of underwater mountains) filled with many exotic fish.