Tips and stories about outdoor adventures, travel destinations and the environment — caribbean




Martinique - A French Caribbean Island with Great Hiking and More...

As a long-time colony and now an “over-seas region” of France, Martinique is a very unique Caribbean island – The Caribbean and French fusion results in a Euro-style metropolitan flavour to the Caribbean... Martinique is pretty much the centre of the West Indies’ Lesser Antilles and has one of the largest networks of hiking trails that I’ve encountered...

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Hiking in the Caribbean - Part 3 (Puerto Rico)

This is part 3 of a 4 part series about 'day-hiking' mountains and volcanoes while vacationing in the sunny Caribbean...  A popular and comfortable tourist destination for Americans, Puerto Rico is located in the northern part of the Caribbean sea...  While most vacationers enjoy the beaches and nightlife of Puerto Rico, the island's remote forests and mountains, a refuge for a variety of wildlife, are just waiting to be explored. 

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Hiking in the Caribbean - Part 2 (Dominica)

This is Part 2 of a 4 part series about 'day-hiking' mountains and volcanoes while vacationing in the sunny Caribbean...  Dominica, not to be confused with the much larger and more populated Dominican Republic, is a 290 square mile (750 sq km) island in the south east Caribbean...  While not too well known or overly popular, the Commonwealth of Dominica is an amazing island for hiking enthusiasts.

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