GoNOMAD Travel articles about the Caribbean.
- Antigua and Barbuda
- Dominican Republic
- Puerto Rico
- Saint Lucia
- St. Martin
- The Bahamas
- US Virgin Islands
By Steve Mirsky Crowded beaches, casino gambling, and throngs of people much like yourself looking to get away from it all — that’s often the picture people have of many resorts in the Bahamas. If you really want to get away from it all, you should visit the Exuma Cays, a necklace of 360 islands […]
The bananaquit, or sugar bird, is small and courageous. Nevis: The Queen of the Caribes By Kent E. St. John Senior Travel Editor Inexplicably, quite a few years ago I broke off a long time love affair. Thanks to the Caribbean Island of Nevis, I have rekindled love anew. From the runway at the Vance […]
Puerto Plata Dominican Republic, which Christopher Columbus called ‘the fairest land under heaven’ exploring the remote Samana Peninsula.
By Rick Millikan The Northwest’s dark, rainy November is time for southern migrations and sunny adventures. My wife and I winged our way over the Rockies, Great Plains, and Bahamas to land in Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic. Some years earlier, four Canadians discovered that our destination, Playa Cabarete, had ideal beach and water conditions for […]
Seeing Snakes Make You Stronger By Kent E St. John Senior Travel Editor If you think Playa de Carmen is played out and Belize has bottomed, head a little further south to Guatemala. You can find more thrills and chills to check up on. Hedonist and history buff will both find plenty to please. It is […]
By Matt Scott The fin was directly in front of me, perhaps thirty meters away as it broke the surface of the water. Behind the fin a tail slowly moved from side to side, propelling the shark forward. The boat I had been in was a short distance away and everyone on board was shouting […]