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Aruba Island Info

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Island Info…………… Aruba Aruba History As far as can be concluded from historical records, the first European to set foot on Aruba was Alonso de Ojeda. This Spanish explorer landed on the Island in 1499. One of his first observations was that the remains he found belonging to the first settlers were considered to be […]

St.Lucia Island Info

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Island Info…………… Saint Lucia St. Lucia’s History and Culture Since 1979 St Lucia has been a stable independent democracy within the British Commonwealth. But after a few days on the island you’ll discover influences and nuances hinting at its colourful past. St Lucia was first inhabited by the peaceful Arawak Indians, but they were conquered […]

St.Kitts Island Info

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Island Info…………… Saint Kitts St.Kitts St. Kitts and Nevis, like no other islands in the Caribbean, seem to embody a kind of lush tropical paradise usually associated with the South Pacific. The atmosphere here is palpably luxuriant, an intoxicating blend of sunlight, sea air and fantastically abundant vegetation. At the center of St. Kitts stands […]

Anguilla Island Info

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Island Info…………… Anguilla Anguilla The name Anguilla, meaning ‘eel’, was given to the island by the Spanish, because of the island’s eel-like shape. It was the British, however, who first settled on Anguilla in the 17th century; the island was administered in conjunction with the Leeward Islands. During the early part of the 19th century, […]

Bermuda Island Info

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Island Info…………… Our Feature island for the week is Bermuda……………………… Bermuda Think Bermuda and images of tidy pastel cottages, pink-sand beaches and quintessential British traditions like cricket matches and afternoon tea spring to mind, plus of course those professional gents going about their business in jackets, ties and Bermuda shorts, as if they forgot to […]