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Beaches Caribbean Resorts – Kids with Autism

Beaches Kids Camp – Beaches focuses on INCLUSION for those on the Autism Spectrum Sesame Street Muppet characters featured at Beaches Resorts include Julia, a Muppet character who is on the Spectrum. ~ Parents fill out the Advance Questionnaire. ~ The Manager will follow-up with a phone call or email to discuss the individual’s requirements […]


ANGUILLA – My Favorite Caribbean Island

I am often asked which small island is my favorite in the Caribbean.  While all island destinations offer a different experience, and I enjoy them all for different reasons, I would have to say my favorite is Anguilla. Located 25 minutes from St Martin by ferry, Anguilla is only 3 miles wide and 16 miles […]


Memorable Caribbean & Mexican Caribbean Resorts

I have had the opportunity over the last 30 years that I have been specializing in the Caribbean and Mexican Caribbean to stay at many resorts. There are a few that have made a lasting impression! Hotel Xcaret Mexico   https://www.hotelxcaret.com/en/ I was at this new resort in May, 2019. A brand new, Hotel Xcaret is located […]


Sandals Barbados – Barbados, the Birthplace of Rum

General George Washington, with his half brother, Lawrence Washington, sailed from the Potomac River, through the Chesapeake, on the brigantine the “Success” on a rough non-stop journey to Barbados, arriving November 2, 1751. As a Seattle and Portland travel agent I appreciate that Barbados provides a backdrop rich in history. Inhabited by Arawak and Carib indigenous peoples at the time […]


Sandals Halcyon – A Garden of Eden

St Lucia, with its two majestic active volcanos, the Pitons – Gros and Petit – anchor this tropical jewel of the Eastern Caribbean. Historically the island changed hands between the French and English, with the English ultimately prevailing. Napoleon’s wife, Empress Josephine, was born in the island of Saint Lucia and not Martinique as commonly supposed. Sandals Halcyon Beach , in […]


Sandals Grande St Lucian – Luxury on Its Own Peninsula

St Lucia, with its two majestic active volcanos, the Pitons – Gros and Petit – anchor this tropical jewel of the Eastern Caribbean. Historically the island changed hands between the French and English, with the English ultimately prevailing. Napoleon’s wife, Empress Josephine, was born in the island of Saint Lucia and not Martinique as commonly supposed. Sandals Grande […]


Sandals Regency La Toc – St Lucia Golf Course

St Lucia, with its two majestic active volcanos, the Pitons – Gros and Petit – anchor this tropical jewel of the Eastern Caribbean. Historically the island changed hands between the French and English, with the English ultimately prevailing. Napoleon’s wife, Empress Josephine, was born in the island of Saint Lucia, and not Martinique as commonly supposed. Sandals Regency […]


Sandals Grande Antigua – A beach for every day of the year

The Antigua Tourism Board boasts of 365 beaches, one for every day of the year! On my most recent trip to Sandals Grande AntiguaI stayed on the Mediterranean Village side of the resort. A sampler of my favorite room categories include: The Mediterranean Club Level Suite (room code VS) includes the exclusive amenities and luxuries of Club Sandals concierge […]


Sandals La Source Grenada – A spicy addition to the Sandals family

Grenada, located southerly in the Caribbean, is the Spice Island. Cinnamon, pimento, cloves, bay leaves, turmeric, ginger and mace – Grenada grows them all. As a Seattle and Portland Travel Agent, people always ask me which Sandals All-Inclusive Resort is my favorite, and I reply that I can’t really say because every resort offers a unique […]


Can’t Decide on a Resort , Here’s Molly’s Quick List

Sandals Resorts – Adults-only Golf included at Sandals Golf & Country Club Jamaica, Sandals Golf Club St Lucia and Emerald Bay Golf Club Exuma, Bahamas. Personalized Butler Service available in unique Butler Suite accommodations – a unique and special experience for a once-in-a-lifetime vacation. Special Military, Firefighter and Police savings. Complimentary Destination Weddings. Beaches Resorts – Family […]


What is the Jamaica Meet the People Program?

When it comes to hospitality, Jamaica really means it. Jamaicans are as warm as the turquoise Caribbean Sea, and since 1968, the Jamaican Tourist Board has paired island visitors with island residents for a true taste of the Jamaica.


Sandals South Coast (formerly Whitehouse) – All Beachfront Rooms

If you imagine yourself on a sugar-fine, white sand beach in a quiet, laid-back resort destination, surrounded by a crystal turquoise-blue sea then there’s a lounge at Sandals Whitehouse with your name on it.


Sandals Royal Plantation – Butler Service in Every Suite

Royal Plantation, in Ocho Rios, Jamaica, having recently joined the Sandals family of resorts, is now offering Butler Service with every suite.


A Brief Snapshot of Jamaica

The beaches in Jamaica are truly spectacular, from secluded private coves to Negril’s world-renowned seven-mile stretch of powdery white sand, all looking out onto the ultra-clear, turquoise waters of the Caribbean.