Caribbean Blog

Tipping in the Caribbean: An Island by Island Guide

Tipping can be one of the trickiest parts of travel— some regions won’t accept tips at all, whereas others will tack on additional fees until you’re bone-dry. The Caribbean is made up of several different cultures and islands, and our team at WhereToStay wants to clear up any misconceptions or…
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Best Things to Do in the Cayman Islands

My husband, Steve, and I just got back from a trip to Grand Cayman, and we couldn’t resist sharing our favorite places with you. This list has some trusted treasures and some brand-new spots, with something for everyone. Enjoy!
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Necker Island is Back!

We’re excited to announce that the ultimate private getaway, Necker Island, is reopening for rental October 2018. Necker is a gem in the British Virgin Islands that’s hosted rock stars, royalty, and every other celebrity in between. It's also home to protected wildlife, like lemurs, flamingos, and giant tortoises.…
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Top 10 St. Barts Villas

St. Barts is known as a luxurious getaway for rockstars, supermodels, actors, and professional athletes. The island offers fine cuisine, designer boutiques, hot nightclubs, and art galleries; but, it’s also a family-friendly spot with water sports, casual dining, and historical villages. Regardless of age or preferences, everyone loves the island's…
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Vacation Hacks: Travel Insurance Edition

If you’ve recently booked a vacation to the Caribbean, you’re likely in the midst of planning and preparing. Whether you’re shopping for the perfect swimsuit, scouting out the most exciting attractions, or setting up a romantic evening under the stars, you’re probably counting the days until you step off the…
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Why You Need to Visit the Cayman Islands

The Cayman Islands are the sapphires of the Caribbean. Turks and Caicos and St. Barts may be the best-known and most glittery, but Cayman shines in its own way. The Cayman Islands are a trio of lovely, unspoiled islands with enviably high standards of living and the best scuba…
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Grocery Stores on Providenciales, Turks and Caicos

There’s something so luxurious about having access to a kitchen, and your own food, while on vacation. Tracking down the best grocery stores to meet your needs, however, can be tricky when you’re in an unfamiliar country. To help guide Turks and Caicos visitors, we’ve rounded up the best grocery…
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10 Things You Must Do In St. Lucia

St. Lucia is one of the Caribbean’s most beautiful islands. With idyllic crescent beaches, lush rainforests, scenic reefs and waterfalls, and a rich history, St. Lucia has something for everyone.

Whether you need adventure or relaxation, here are a couple of things that will help make your…

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Public Access Points for The Beaches of Providenciales

Providenciales, the densest island in Turks and Caicos, offers a variety of beautiful beaches. Whether you're looking for snorkeling, scuba diving, or kitesurfing adventures, or you need a calm beach ideal for little ones, there are beaches suitable for all needs and wants. Check out our guide for access points,…
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