VIDEO: 12 Seconds on the Water in Bimini

  We’ve made no secret of our affection for the water in the Bahamian mini-archipelago of Bimini. It’s turquoise, crystal clear and filled with remarkable sea life, from rays to sharks. It doesn’t hurt that […]

New financial control board proposed for Puerto Rico

WASHINGTON, USA — As part of the ongoing attempts to resolve the dire financial crisis in Puerto Rico, House Republicans on Tuesday released compromise legislation that would create a tough new seven-member financial control board […]

Puerto Rico named as test site in preparation for 2020 Census

WASHINGTON, USA — The US Census Bureau has announced that it plans to conduct a test census in selected areas within Puerto Rico beginning February 2017. The Census Bureau will test new technologies, operations and […]

How to Shop in St Barth Right Now

  It’s the most luxurious shopping destination in the Caribbean: St Barth, the French Caribbean island paradise home to boutiques from around the world. But now there’s another way to shop in St Barth, courtesy […]

LIAT CEO Resigns

  By Alexander Britell LIAT CEO David Evans has resigned. The British aviation executive’s resignation was accepted by the Board of Directors of LIAT on Wednesday, the company announced in a statement. “The Board of […]

‘Hundreds of thousands’ of zika cases possible in Puerto Rico, says CDC official

WASHINGTON, USA — According to US public health officials, the zika virus situation for Puerto Rico and other US territories looks particularly grim, with 354 confirmed cases and 37 pregnant women affected. “We are quite […]

Wall St fraud may fire up independence groups in Puerto Rico

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — Allegations that multibillion dollar frauds may have exacerbated and are still contributing to the ongoing financial crisis in Puerto Rico are likely to provide new ammunition for pro-independence groups on […]

The 10 Best Airports in the Caribbean – 2016

  These days, flying can be so stressful and soul-destroying that by the time you’ve navigated check-in, security and all the chaos of the concourse you’re desperate for a vacation  – even if you didn’t […]

Why You Need to Visit This Rum Festival

  It’s become one of the most important stops on the global rum circuit: the Miami Rum Renaissance Festival. The festival is hosting its eighth edition this weekend from April 15 to 17 at the […]