eBook DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Caribbean, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1465432671
  • ISBN-13: 9781465432674
  • DDC: 917.290452
  • Grade Level Range: 12th Grade +
  • 520 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2015 | Published/Released April 2015
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2015
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Overview

DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Caribbean will lead you straight to the best attractions this paradise of islands has to offer. Packed with full-color photographs, illustrations, and detailed mapping of 130 Caribbean islands, this updated guidebook explores everything from Harrison's Caves in Barbados to Nelson's Dockyard in Antigua, as well as the most pristine beaches and the best islands for history, architecture, and hiking. Whether traveling via cruise or independently, DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Caribbean is the ideal companion, providing insider tips such as the best places to dive, snorkel, sail, and play golf. Customized tour routes will lead you to must-see sights like the Blue Mountains, Jamaican Rum Distilleries, and rain forests on Martinique. You also will find extensive information about nature reserves and detailed listings of the best resorts, shops, restaurants, and nightlife for all budgets.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
How to Use this Guide.
1: Visiting the Caribbean.
2: Discovering the Caribbean.
3: Putting the Caribbean on the Map.
4: Climate of the Caribbean.
5: Practical Information.
6: Travel Information.
7: The Caribbeanat a Glance.
8: The Great Outdoors.
9: Best Beaches.
10: Beachlife.
11: Popular Diving and Snorkeling Spots.
12: Top Sailing Islands.
13: Popular Watersports.
14: Hiking in the Caribbean.
15: Golf in the Caribbean.
16: Sports.
17: Family-Friendly Islands.
18: Flora and Fauna.
19: Marine Wildlife.
20: Top Spots for Wildlife.
21: Music and Festivals.
22: Music of the Caribbean.
23: Festivals and Events.
24: Flavors of the Caribbean.
25: Getting Married.
26: Best Wedding and Honeymoon Islands.
27: Getting Married.
28: Architecture.
29: History of the Caribbean.
30: The Greater Antilles.
31: The Greater Antilles at a Glance.
32: A Portrait of Cuba.
33: Exploring Cuba.
34: Outdoor Activities and Specialized Holidays.
35: Where to Stay.
36: Where to Eat and Drink.
37: Practical Information.
38: Exploring the Cayman Islands.
39: Outdoor Activities and Specialized Holidays.
40: Where to Stay.
41: Where to Eat and Drink.
42: Practical Information.
43: Exploring Turks and Caicos.
44: Outdoor Activities and Specialized Holidays.
45: Where to Stay.
46: Where to Eat and Drink.
47: Practical Information.
48: A Portrait of Jamaica.
49: Exploring Jamaica.
50: Outdoor Activities and Specialized Holidays.
51: Where to Stay.
52: Where to Eat and Drink.
53: Practical Information.
54: A Portrait of the Dominican Republic.
55: Exploring the Dominican Republic.
56: Outdoor Activities and Specialized Holidays.
57: Where to Stay.
58: Where to Eat and Drink.
59: Practical Information.
60: A Portrait of Puerto Rico.
61: Exploring Puerto Rico.
62: Outdoor Activities and Specialized Holidays.
63: Where to Stay.
64: Where to Eat and Drink.
65: Practical Information.
66: The Leewards and French Antilles.
67: The Leewards and French Antilles at a Glance.
68: Exploring the Virgin Islands.
69: Outdoor Activities and Specialized Holidays.
70: Sailing the British Virgin Islands.
71: Where to Stay.
72: Where to Eat and Drink.
73: Practical Information.
74: Exploring Anguilla.
75: Outdoor Activities and Specialized Holidays.
76: Where to Stay.
77: Where to Eat and Drink.
78: Practical Information.
79: Exploring St. Martin/Sint Maarten.
80: Outdoor Activities and Specialized Holidays.
81: Where to Stay.
82: Where to Eat and Drink.
83: Practical Information.
84: Exploring Saba and St. Eustatius.
85: Outdoor Activities and Specialized Holidays.
86: Where to Stay.
87: Where to Eat and Drink.
88: Practical Information.
89: Exploring St. Kitts and Nevis.
90: Outdoor Activities and Specialized Holidays.
91: Where to Stay.
92: Where to Eat and Drink.
93: Practical Information.
94: Exploring Antigua and Barbuda.
95: Outdoor Activities and Specialized Holidays.
96: Where to Stay.
97: Where to Eat and Drink.
98: Practical Information.
99: A Portrait of the French Antilles.
100: Exploring St. Barthélemy.
101: Outdoor Activities and Specialized Holidays.
102: Where to Stay.
103: Where to Eat and Drink.
104: Practical Information.
105: Exploring Guadeloupe.
106: Outdoor Activities and Specialized Holidays.
107: Where to Stay.
108: Where to Eat and Drink.
109: Practical Information.
110: Exploring Martinique.
111: Outdoor Activities and Specialized Holidays.
112: Where to Stay.
113: Where to Eat and Drink.
114: Practical Information.
115: The Windwards and Barbados.
116: The Windwards and Barbados at a Glance.
117: Exploring Dominica.
118: Outdoor Activities and Specialized Holidays.
119: Where to Stay.
120: Where to Eat and Drink.
121: Practical Information.
122: Exploring St. Lucia.
123: Outdoor Activities and Specialized Holidays.
124: Where to Stay.
125: Where to Eat.