Photo: Nigel Durrant, Devon House (Some rights reserved) Jamaica is located in the Caribbean Sea, about 145 kilometers (90 miles) south of Cuba, and 190 kilometers (120 miles) west of Hispaniola, the island harboring the nation-states Haiti and the Dominican Republic. Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps/sZfrssEW3wXHwCci9 Photos Bob Marley Planeta.com

Dominican Republic

Photo: Churl Han, Baseball School (Some rights reserved) The Dominican Republic (Republica Dominicana) is a nation on the island of Hispaniola, part of the Greater Antilles archipelago in the Caribbean region. The western third of the island is occupied by the nation of Haiti. Terrain comprises rainforest, savannah and highlands, including Pico Duarte, the Caribbean’s …


Photo: Becky McCray, Hybiscus (Some rights reserved) Wikipedia: The Bahamas is a country within the Lucayan Archipelago, in the Caribbean. The archipelagic state consists of more than 700 islands, cays, and islets in the Atlantic Ocean, and is located north of Cuba and Hispaniola (Haiti and the Dominican Republic), northwest of the Turks and Caicos …


Photo: Doug Wheller, Vinales (Some rights reserved) Cuba comprises the islands of Cuba, Isla de la Juventud and several archipelagos in the Caribbean Sea. The capital and largest city is Havana. Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps/27fB3of6EoikvQgW9 Planeta.com

Caribbean Links

Photo: Lee Coursey (Some rights reserved) What would locals like visitors to know about the Caribbean? Presenting relevant links in a somewhat random fashion: Caribbean Biological Corridorunep.org UWI-TV UWI-TV is a multi-platform channel that’s owned and operated by the University of the West Indies (UWI)[email protected] UNDP Barbados and the Eastern Caribbean UNDP Barbados and the …


Spotlight on Barbados RadioVoice of Barbados Elsewhere on the Webcbc.bb/cbcbarbados National Tourism Host Programmehttp://gisbarbados.gov.bb/index.php?categoryid=9&p2_articleid=13065 http://www.gov.bb/bigportal/vist/articles/showArticle.php?file=National_Tourism.xml Embedded Tweets WikipediaBarbadosMount Gay Rum Planeta.com


Photo: Michael Aston, Caribbean Sea (Some rights reserved) The Caribbean is a region that consists of the Caribbean Sea, its islands (some surrounded by the Caribbean Sea and some bordering both the Caribbean Sea and the North Atlantic Ocean), and the surrounding coasts. The region is southeast of the Gulf of Mexico and the North American …


Dominica is an island nation in the Lesser Antilles region of the Caribbean Sea, south-southeast of Guadeloupe and northwest of Martinique. The capital is Roseau which is located on the leeward side of the island. Elsewhere on the Weblonelyplanet.com/dominica WikipediaDominica Planeta.com

Trinidad and Tobago

Photo: Nature Trekking, Queens Park Savannah (Some rights reserved) Trinidad and Tobago is a twin island sovereign state that is the southernmost nation of the West Indies in the Caribbean. It is located 130 kilometers (81 miles) south of Grenada off the northern edge of the South American mainland, 11 kilometers (6.8 miles) off the …


Photo: @BonaireTourism Bonaire is an island in the Leeward Antilles in the Caribbean Sea. Its capital is Kralendijk, located near the ocean on the lee side of the island. Tourism Portals http://www.tourismbonaire.com http://www.tourismbonaire.com/en/over-bonaire/sustainable-bonaire @BonaireTourism Parks Bonaire National Marine Park http://www.stinapa.org – @STINAPABonaire Embedded Tweets Bonaire Marine Park provides production and recreation values – fisheries value …