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3 Coffee Table Books That Are Sure To Spark Conversation

Mother and Child by Claiborne Swanson Frank Publisher: Assouline Photographer Claiborne Swanson Frank, a former assistant to Anna Wintour, recently had her second child. In this beautiful, thought-provoking book, she explores the meaning of modern motherhood in a collection of portraits spanning 70 famous mother-and-child relationships. And matriarch is certainly not …

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Sea butterflies needle Volusia County beach visitors

ORMOND BEACH, Fla. – Volusia County Beach Safety Patrol warned beachgoers this week to be careful of sea butterflies that have washed ashore due to Hurricane Florence. Officials said the mini marine organisms are a pteropod called cresis acicula, more commonly known as a sea butterfly. Lifeguards said they are …

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Lessons for Reviving Caribbean Tourism One Year After Hurricanes’ Devastation

The staff at Wimco Villas on St. Barths moved fast after Hurricane Irma’s 150 mile-per-hour winds left the island last September. The company’s office was one of the first to get power restored since it’s on the same grid as the airport. Within hours, two GoFundMe accounts were set up …

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New Cruise Ports Coming to the Caribbean/Bahamas – Cruise Fever

Tired of visiting the same Caribbean cruise ports over and over again on cruises? There are not only several new cruise ports opening in the Caribbean and Bahamas over the next few years, but there are also several proposed ports where cruise lines are currently in negotiations with local governments. …

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Mexico stops hotel project at sea turtle nesting beach – Herald

MEXICO CITY (AP) Environmental authorities in Mexico say they have denied permits for a proposed hotel near one of Mexico’s most important sea turtle nesting beaches on the Caribbean. The 520-room hotel project would have erected 23 buildings and an artificial lake on property just inland from the Xcacel beach, …

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Caribbean Casas Expands Its Services to Cover More Caribbean …

Caribbean Casas, a dedicated vacation rental agency providing a range of accommodation and rental services, expanded operations in more Caribbean locations like Aruba, Curaçao, Barbados and St. Barts. Having already catered in Cuba and the Dominican Republic, the entire team is buzzing because of the expansion. BARCELONA – September 19, …

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Oh Shanendon

EDITOR, The Tribune. Would you kindly provide me with an opportunity to salute a dynamic young FNM politician in the person of the Shanendon Cartwright. In the run-up to the last general election, many names were bandied about as potential great politicians and representatives for the Free National Movement, however, …

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How To Travel Like A Pirate In The Caribbean

Pirates were the original bad boys.  Sailing the high seas, forcing losers to walk the plank, and getting after dat booty. So when I heard there was a way to take a pirate-themed vacation, let’s say I was on board. We started out in Panama, where I learned Captain Morgan was …

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SeaDream Yacht Club Unveils 2020 Mediterranean Voyage Schedule

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SB PICKS: Our Favorite Travel Destinations

Anytime of year is a good time to plan a dream vacation — or at the very least, to daydream about one. Since we love adding to our travel bucket list, we love getting great travel ideas from those who have been before us. In that spirit, we asked the …

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