With winter just around the corner and the holidays upon us, the weather is getting colder and colder. As the prospects of snow, sleet and freezing rain increase, perhaps you’re finding yourself dreaming more and more about a tropical vacation. In fact, you’re probably thinking about heading to the Caribbean, a place where people from around the world go to get their tropical fix.
Below, we’ve assembled our ranking for the top 15 vacation spots in the Caribbean. There are islands that are perfect for divers, those that are perfect for lovers, and even a few that will appeal to the partiers out there. All told, these are the Caribbean vacation spots you want to visit… And, be sure you stay tuned for #1 on the list… Think you can guess what we picked?
Colorful buildings and some of the best diving in the world, there’s a lot to love about taking a vacation here.
Now that relations between Cuba and the United States are normalizing, the time is ripe for checking out this gorgeous atavism.
13. St. Lucia
From soaring mountains to incredible beaches, it’s fair to say the St. Lucia is one of the Caribbean islands that truly have it all.
There are a number of locations in Jamaica where you can have an incredible vacation, and Negril is probably the tops.
11. Turks & Caicos
Those who are looking to get a feel for the unspoiled environs of the Caribbean should put Turks & Caicos at or near the top of their list.
10. The Bahamas
If fun and excitement is what you crave while on vacation, then The Bahamas are for you. Look into the resort options in Nassau; you won’t be disappointed.
9. St. Thomas
From gorgeous waves rolling over the beach to grand rock cliff sides, St. Thomas is a natural treasure that needs to be seen to be believed.
It’s a beautiful place to be, that’s for sure. But trust us when we tell you that you’ve never had rum until you’ve had rum from Barbados. Yum!
Bonaire is a place that’s perfect for the vacationing couple that’s looking to relax and get romantic. We won’t say anymore than that!
Those who want a unique diving experience need to head to Antigua, where a coral reef will provide plenty of joy!
5. St. Kitts
Those who are looking for incredible nightlife experiences and powder-soft sand would be well advised to give St. Kitts a try!
4. St. Barths
Looking to do a little celebrity hunting while you’re on vacation? If so, then St. Barths is the perfect Caribbean island for doing just that!
3. St. Martin
Looking for a Caribbean islands that offers the chance for a luxury resort experience? It’s hard to do better than the world-famous St. Martin.
2. The Cayman Islands
For those looking to experience crystal-clear waters and incredible diving opportunities, there’s pretty much no substitute for the Cayman Islands.
1. British Virgin Islands
Luxury resorts, pristine beaches, incredible dining options, awesome nightlife. For our money, BVI is the best that the Caribbean has to offer.