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9 Caribbean Islands (Generally) Not Hit by Hurricanes

The Caribbean entices all types of travelers for its extraordinary beaches, tranquil sea, and laidback charm. Most trips are slotted for the winter and early spring to escape frigid northern latitudes for reliable sunshine, yet visiting at this time also coincides with the most crowds and priciest accommodation and airfare. Visiting during summer and fall…

Aruba, Bonaire, or Curacao: Which of these Safe Caribbean Islands Is Right for You?

If you’re looking for a safe Caribbean destination with breathtaking beaches and a sunny clime, no doubt the islands of Aruba, Bonaire, and Curacao are all worthy contenders. This delightful south Caribbean trio, lying off the north coast of Venezuela, is often referred to collectively as the “ABC” islands because of their close proximity and…

The 8 Safest Travel Destinations in the Caribbean Right Now

One of the most common questions we hear at Oyster.com is: “Is the Caribbean safe?” The answer is yes — but it depends where you’re going. By and large, travelers are unlikely to experience any major incidents on their Caribbean vacation no matter where they go. However, murder and violent crime rates are higher on…

Post-Hurricane Update: Caribbean Destinations You Can (and Should) Still Visit

Beach at the Beaches Negril Resort & Spa/Oyster This year has already witnessed one of the most active hurricane seasons in the Caribbean. Category 5 storms Irma and Maria barrelled through the region, with winds gusting over 200 miles per hour, leaving a trail of destruction in their wake. Popular travel destinations, including Tortola, St.…

5 Incredible Shipwrecks You Can Dive

After learning how to scuba dive, you might be most excited to see all the reefs, with their brightly colored coral and fish. But the entire ocean is at your fingertips — and that includes shipwrecks. Shipwrecks litter the ocean floor, and many are within reasonable scuba diving depths. When it comes to wreck diving,…

5 Best Caribbean Islands for Scuba Diving

While many travelers enjoy lounging the day away on a white-sand beach, others are looking for a different experience by the sea — or rather, in it. Scuba diving is an extremely popular activity in the Caribbean, thanks to warm waters, great visibility, and tons of wildlife at dive sites. If you’re not certified, don’t…

5 Things That Can Make or Break Your All-Inclusive Experience

Back in the 1950s, French-based brand Club Med started the all-inclusive resort concept by charging travelers a single fee for a room, food, and drink. Since then, thousands of resorts around the world — especially in popular tropical locales — have followed suit, catering to those who prefer to do as little planning as possible.…

Hotels That Will Help You Escape the 2016 Presidential Election

While the temps are starting to cool down around the country, the political climate only seems to be getting more heated. This year’s presidential election — and its whirlwind of jaw-dropping headlines, dramatic debates, dizzying poll data, and barrage of scandals and controversies — has been stressful, to say the least. At every turn —…