More Than the Beach: 4 Caribbean Destinations for Cultural Travelers

More Than the Beach: 4 Caribbean Destinations for Cultural Travelers

June is Caribbean American Heritage Month and each year New York City hosts Caribbean Week. At this year’s Media Marketplace session , I had the opportunity to speak with individuals representing islands in the Caribbean Tourism Organization. A lot of people think the islands only offer blue waters, white sand beaches, or it as just a cruise stop. In efforts of learning the similarities and differences between the islands by...

Celebrating our Heritage at Caribbean Week NYC

This story is sponsored by the Caribbean Tourism Organization and all opinions reflected are my own. I LOVE my Caribbean heritage. As many times as I have been to Trinidad, this Memorial Day weekend will be my first visiting Tobago. I’m trying my best to discover the variety of Caribbean culture as a whole by visiting other islands. The first of many was vacationing in Puerto Plata earlier this year. During the City Tour,...