Why the Warwick Paradise Island Resort is the Perfect Escape

Why the Warwick Paradise Island Resort is the Perfect Escape

Pressure on the job, home or in a relationship, will sometimes make you want an escape.  On my recent trip to The Bahamas for Junkanoo Carnival weekend, the Warwick Paradise Island provided me with a complimentary stay. The resort has 12-floors, 250 rooms and provides luxury and hospitality for guests 18 and over. Read more on why the Warwick Paradise Island Resort is the perfect escape for any type of traveler. The Warwick...

Things to Know Before Traveling to Martinique

Things to Know Before Traveling to Martinique

This wasn’t planned at all, but my cousin and I celebrated my birthday weekend visiting Martinique. We traveled to Martinique from NYC to via Norweigan Airlines and it was a convenient and affordable option for a quick getaway. The hotel where we stayed in Martinique was Hôtel La Batelière in Schoelcher. It is about a 15 min drive from the airport and close to the beach, restaurants, public transportation, and has a...

Top Things to Do in Martinique

What to See and Do in Martinique

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of The Martinique Tourism Authority Being a Caribbean-American, I love discovering the cultural similarities and differences between the islands. I’ve visited former Spanish, Dutch, and (of course) British territories and recently found interest in the French Caribbean. My cousin and I recently found a flight deal and decided we will be traveling to Martinique to celebrate my birthday weekend. If you have interest in...

5 Reasons to Support Bazodee the Movie

5 Reasons to Support Bazodee the Movie

I was provided press passes to the Bazodee movie premiere in exchange for my honest opinion. BA•ZO•DEE (adj) A state of confusion; a state of love Last week Soca lovers along with men and women within the film and Caribbean entertainment industry gathered at the Play Station Theater witnessing Caribbean history for the Bazodee movie premiere. Bazodee is a Bollywood-like Caribbean musical and the first movie released by Serafini Pictures and Machel Montano’s own...

How I Spent 3 Days in Barbados

How I Spent 3 Days in Barbados

I really try my best to plan my trips in advance, but plans change every once in a while. I canceled my Vegas, then Miami, then Chicago, then Vegas, then Chicago again 30th birthday trip and jumped on a flight deal to go to Barbados for an extended weekend. In addition to the pre-birthday festivities, my cousin and I were in desperate need of a break from work. While it was a short trip,...

What to Do in Downtown Willemstad, Curaçao

What To Do In Downtown Willemstad

It’s been about a month since returning from Curaçao and I’m already thinking to go back. The capital Willemstad, Curaçao is divided into two parts: Punda & Otrabanda (the other side). My hotel provided free shuttle service to Punda and I took advantage when I did my solo explorations. If you’re not into snorkeling, scuba diving or water activities, here’s a list of things you can do in downtown Willemstad,...