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Cancun - Home of Mexico's Newest Champion

In 2007, the Atlante soccer club moved from Mexico City to Cancun. Though many soccer fans thought the team to be an under-funded, under-appreciated group of second-rate players, Atlante endeared ..
(December 15, 2008)
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Finding the Perfect Caribbean Island

As there are more than 7,000 islands dispersed throughout the Caribbean Sea, it can be difficult to determine which islands to visit on a Caribbean getaway. When many islands seem to offer similar ..
(December 15, 2008)
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The Spiritual Side of St Kitts

While some Caribbean islands are known for their raucous atmosphere, St. Kitts and its residents are content being quiet, peaceful and devout. Though the island certainly isn't without plenty of fun, .
(December 15, 2008)
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Vibrant History and Modern Excitement at Curacao's Forts

During the colonial period, Curacao was one of the Dutch Kingdom's most treasured Caribbean outposts. As a result, the Dutch worked for more than three centuries to secure the island and protect ..
(December 15, 2008)
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Walking Through the History of St Thomas

Though St. Thomas is known as one of the best shopping destinations in the Caribbean, the island is also home to a wealth of historical intrigue. Within a concentrated area of St. Thomas’ ..
(November 17, 2008)
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Deep-Sea Fishing in Cancun

Every day off the coast of Cancun, scores of visitors are introduced to the ultimate Caribbean sport. Aboard all types of boats - from tiny fishing vessels to luxurious private charters - tourists of .
(November 17, 2008)
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Folkloric Ballets and Dinner Shows in Cancun

When most travelers think of Cancun, the beaches and luxurious resorts are the first things that come to mind. Yet, like many other cities in Mexico, Cancun is home to a vibrant local culture ..
(September 15, 2008)
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Colorful Spirit is Always on Display in Curacao

Curacao is known throughout the world as one of the most colorful islands in the Caribbean, both literally and figuratively. While savvy travelers are aware of the island's vibrant local culture and ..
(September 15, 2008)
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Revel in the History and Scenery of Brimstone Hill

Atop the volcanic cliffs of St. Kitts shoreline, rests a centuries-old fortress once known as the “Gibraltar of the West Indies. " Brimstone Hill, named for the black rock from which it was ..
(September 15, 2008)
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How to Prepare For Your Caribbean Honeymoon

While your honeymoon will be an exciting experience, preparing for your trip can often bring as much stress as planning the wedding. The potential destination is often the first thing couples ..
(September 15, 2008)
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Join the Celebration of Arubas Rich Cultural Diversity

Though the Caribbean is known as a colorful and historically rich region, few travelers are aware of the remarkable cultural diversity represented in Aruba. Originally inhabited by native Arawak ..
(June 15, 2008)
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How to Pack For Your Caribbean Vacation

Though many people worry about how and what to pack before traveling to the Caribbean, the process are often far simpler than it seems. Everyone already knows that the Caribbean is known for its ..
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Journey to the Intimate Side of St Thomas Red Hook and the ..

St. Thomas has long been known as an incredible destination for shopping and dining. However, when traveling outside of the island's primary cruise port and capital - Charlotte Amalie - visitors are ..
(June 15, 2008)
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Cruise Over to Garrafon Natural Reef Park For Some Family Fun

Located just 25 minutes by cruise from Cancun, the Garrafon Natural Reef Park is one of the region's best places to experience all the wonders of the Caribbean Sea. From kayaking and hiking to ..
(June 15, 2008)
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Pirates Still Running Wild in Grand Cayman

Though the pirates found in Hollywood features might be things of the past, there is a Caribbean island that is keeping the more entertaining aspects this unique culture alive. For the last 30 years, .
(June 15, 2008)
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Immerse Yourself in the Unique Tradition of the Moko Jumbies

Plenty of travelers are aware of the African influence on Caribbean tradition, but very few seek out the most unique elements of this incredible culture. In St. Kitts, traces of African culture can ..
(June 16, 2008)
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Find Inspiration at Curacaos Creative Mecca Landhuis Bloemhof

Known for its historic architecture, Curacao is home to a wealth of unique colonial buildings and picturesque sites. For art lovers, one destination stands above the rest. The remodeled plantation ..
(June 16, 2008)
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The Birth of Cancun Remarkable Scenery and a Bold Idea

Today, Cancun is known for its luxurious resorts and beautiful beaches. Yet, just 40 years ago, the island that is now Cancun's Hotel Zone was home to a mere three residents and a large coconut ..
(June 16, 2008)
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Puerto Vallarta - The City of Festivals

After Puerto Vallarta found its way onto the international tourism map following the release of “The Night of the Iguana, " the city became a meeting place for artists, musicians and anyone ..
(July 27, 2008)
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Touring the Northern Shore of Aruba

Aruba is an island of great contrasts. Most people are familiar with the luxurious resorts set along white sand beaches. However, within just a few miles of the pristine beaches and calm water, there .
(July 27, 2008)
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The Natural and Historic Beauty of Curacao's National Parks

While most people visiting Curacao spend their time on the gorgeous beaches or exploring some of the world's best coral reefs, there are also a number of fascinating destinations within the island's ..
(July 27, 2008)
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Getting Around Cancun

As there is so much to see - both within Cancun's Hotel Zone and beyond the city - you should make preparations for getting around. Even if your hotel or resort offers some shuttle services, you will .
(February 18, 2008)
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Setting Sail in St Thomas

For several years, one of the most popular activities for visitors to St. Thomas hasn't taken place on the island. Instead, tourists cruise the crystal-clear waters surrounding this unique island, ..
(December 11, 2007)
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Golf Like A Champion On Grand Cayman

While Grand Cayman is known for its beaches and underwater activities, golf is becoming an increasing popular sport with locals and tourists alike. The small island now boasts courses designed by the .
(December 09, 2007)
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Hitting The Links In Aruba

Though much of Aruba is dominated by an arid landscape, there are still several stretches of green ideal for one of the world's favorite pastimes. Despite the fact that the small island of Aruba has ..
(December 09, 2007)
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