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Things to see and do in St Lucia

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A Foodies Guide to Barbados

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Our top places to go in 2019

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An expert's guide on things to do in Barbados

On a recent trip to Barbados, Libby found a few gems that’ll take you beyond the beaches.

5 amazing wellness holidays in the Caribbean

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The Insider: Barbados

What Patricia Affonso-Dass, Group General Manager of Ocean Hotels, doesn’t know about having a magical time on Barbados, isn’t worth knowing.

What you need to know about Cuba

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Supporting the Caribbean with UB40

We wanted to help the Caribbean after the recent hurricanes — this was our call to arms.

Adventure in Antigua

Pick an Antiguan escapade and get to know this Caribbean island’s hidden depths.

Havana good time

With just three experiences, you can feel the rhythms of glamorous old Havana.

Best thrills in Barbados

Rum, boats, caves and jeeps – the four essentials to make your Barbados holiday amazing.

Awesome music festivals from around the world

With Glasto round the corner, it’s time to dust off your tent, grab your shades and set off for summer’s hottest festivals.

Destination Gurus – The Caribbean

Stacey Lusty, from the Virgin Holidays store in Woking, tells us why life’s a beach in the Caribbean.

More about St Lucia

Rainforests, mountains, hot springs and mud pools, St Lucia was made for adventure. From scenic Segway trails and hikes up volcanic rocks, to bike rides and zip-lines through the jungle.

Home to pristine coral reefs and an abundance of tropical marine life, there are more reasons than one to peel yourself off St Lucia’s silky sands. You’ll have front row seats to an enchanting world of sea horses, turtles, lobsters,puffers and so much more.

Things to see and do in St Lucia

St Lucia is proud of its arts and culture and we can’t think of a better place to see world renowned jazz with a mix of reggae, hip-hop, afropunk and R&B than at the Caribbean's biggest festival - The Soleil Festival. Listen to live musicians in May at St Lucia Jazz & Arts Festival. During October, St Lucia celebrates its African/French history with Creole Heritage Month.

Festival Jazz

It’s official – St Lucia is the most romantic destination! And from sunset beach strolls to candlelit suppers on the sand and the Babonneau Rainforest the love levels in St Lucia are literally sky high.


There is no shortage of things to do on this 80-acre man-made lagoon designed to delight and enthral holiday makers, with plenty of restaurants and hotels.

Things to see and do in St Lucia

The cannons on Pigeon Island were placed there by the helicopters of HMS Tiger in 1977 and were rediscovered by divers in Rodney Bay.

Pigeon Island

The two Pitons are of course the most photographed landmark on the island. The Gros Piton is easier climbed with well established tours, and the Petit is quite different in that there is no welcome center or even a marked trailhead for that matter. 

Things to see and do in St Lucia