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Hurricane Irma: Update on the Caribbean!

In Aruba, Bermuda, Caribbean, Dominican Republic, featured, Gallery, home page, Puerto Rico, St. Lucia, Travel Blog, Turks and Caicos by The Chica Travelista

Dear Travelers & Vacation Lovers,        For all of us who love the Caribbean, seeing all the photos of destruction in the wake of Hurricane Irma is completely heartbreaking. Terms such as “devastation” are a perfect description for SOME of the Islands such as Barbuda and St. Martin/Maarten where the majority of all structures have been damaged. Several …

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The Authentically Diverse Caribbean

In Aruba, Belize, Bermuda, Caribbean, Dominican Republic, featured, home page, Mexico, Puerto Rico, Travel Blog by The Chica Travelista

The Caribbean Islands are NOT all the same.. and here is why! As a Travel Blogger, Travel Agent and Caribbean Lover it drives me NUTS when I hear people say that the Caribbean Islands are all the same! While the mainstays of great weather and beautiful beaches are a constant on every island, each of them offer their own unique characteristics, …

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Dominican Republic – DO IT!!

In Caribbean, Dominican Republic, Travel Blog, Uncategorized by The Chica Travelista

First off, this trip couldn’t have started any better then when the Airport Check-In Clerk got on the speaker and yelled to the entire Gate “WHOS READY TO PARTY IN THE DOMINICAN REPUBLIC?!” and the crowd when nuts!! From then on we were all pumped up in party mode! Flying from Ft. Lauderdale to Punta Cana, DR over parts of …