Caribbean Luxury Travel


A review of a luxury holiday in Caribbean Luxury Travel. An insider’s guide to the best luxury hotels, resorts, and restaurants. Discover where to go, what to see and what to eat in Caribbean Luxury Travel, with Carmen Edelson.

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Dreaming of a CHIC Punta Cana Christmas?

Dreaming of a CHIC Punta Cana Christmas?

Caribbean Luxury Travel, DOMINICAN REPUBLIC, Luxury Airlines & Cruises Tours, Luxury Hotels, LUXURY HOTELS, LUXURY RESORTS, HOTELS & LUXURY SPAS
With Thanksgiving over and December right around the corner, holiday plans are suddenly in need of finalization. Anyone who has been wrapped up in work and turkey until now need not fret — CHIC Punta Cana has lifted its blackout…
With Thanksgiving over and December right around the corner, holiday plans are suddenly in need of finalization. Anyone who has been wrapped up in work and turkey until now need not fret — CHIC…
Revisiting the Cuba I Left Behind

Revisiting the Cuba I Left Behind

Caribbean Luxury Travel, LUXURY CUBA VACATION, Luxury Travel Destinations
After one year, three months, and twenty three days abroad, I returned to Cuba, my homeland. I honestly don’t know where to begin to tell my experience. I longed to reunite with my town and all the important people I…
After one year, three months, and twenty three days abroad, I returned to Cuba, my homeland. I honestly don’t know where to begin to tell my experience. I longed to reunite with my town…
Food is a Topic of Great Concern to Most Cubans living in Cuba

Food is a Topic of Great Concern to Most Cubans living in Cuba

LUXURY CUBA VACATION, Luxury Travel Destinations
While I usually write about luxury travel and fine dining, I invited my cousin who lived in Placetas, a small town in Cuba, to talk about the restaurants in her town. Food is a topic of great concern to most…
While I usually write about luxury travel and fine dining, I invited my cousin who lived in Placetas, a small town in Cuba, to talk about the restaurants in her town. Food is a…
CUBA: Top 10 Best Tourist Destinations

CUBA: Top 10 Best Tourist Destinations

Caribbean Luxury Travel, LUXURY CUBA VACATION, Luxury Travel Destinations
From beautiful beaches to breathtaking nature, this warm Caribbean island is an amazing tourist destination. Now is a time of great significance and hope, Cuba has restored diplomatic relations with the United States. So, if you are thinking of traveling to…
From beautiful beaches to breathtaking nature, this warm Caribbean island is an amazing tourist destination. Now is a time of great significance and hope, Cuba has restored diplomatic relations with the United States. So, if…
It’s Rum Time! Puerto Rico and Its Rum

It’s Rum Time! Puerto Rico and Its Rum

Caribbean Luxury Travel, Luxury Travel Destinations, PUERTO RICO
This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Rums of Puerto Rico for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. While I have many fond memories of Puerto Rico, the tour of the Barcardi Rum Factory is one…
This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Rums of Puerto Rico for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. While I have many fond memories of Puerto Rico, the tour of…
Isabela de Sagua, Cuba

Isabela de Sagua, Cuba

Caribbean Luxury Travel, LUXURY CUBA VACATION, Luxury Travel Destinations
Isabela de Sagua is a little town which was once one of Cuba’s major ports. Today it’s a fishing enclave with a proud maritime tradition.  When you’re in the town, it’s striking that all the streets lead to the water.…
Isabela de Sagua is a little town which was once one of Cuba’s major ports. Today it’s a fishing enclave with a proud maritime tradition.  When you’re in the town, it’s striking that all…
Cuban Colleges

Cuban Colleges

Caribbean Luxury Travel, LUXURY CUBA VACATION, Luxury Travel Destinations
In Cuba, high school students don’t get to choose their university. To enter university, students must pass an entry examination to show they possess the basic knowledge required.  They take entrance exams and select up to three majors that they would like to study. The…
In Cuba, high school students don’t get to choose their university. To enter university, students must pass an entry examination to show they possess the basic knowledge required.  They take entrance exams and select up to three majors that…
Сienfuegos, Сuba Trip

Сienfuegos, Сuba Trip

Caribbean Luxury Travel, LUXURY CUBA VACATION, Luxury Travel Destinations
When my cousins in Cuba asked me if I wanted to go visit some friends in Cienfuegos, Cuba,  I signed up right away!  I wasn’t going to pass an opportunity to go sightseeing in a city that in spanish means…
When my cousins in Cuba asked me if I wanted to go visit some friends in Cienfuegos, Cuba,  I signed up right away!  I wasn’t going to pass an opportunity to go sightseeing in…
Flight to Santa Clara from Miami, Santa Clara Airport – Cuba

Flight to Santa Clara from Miami, Santa Clara Airport – Cuba

Caribbean Luxury Travel, LUXURY CUBA VACATION, Luxury Travel Destinations
The flight from Miami to Santa Clara Airport Cuba  is short, only 45 minutes.  As a Cuban American, I am allowed to fly direct instead of having to go through Havana or through one of the Caribbean Islands. Today, unlike…
The flight from Miami to Santa Clara Airport Cuba  is short, only 45 minutes.  As a Cuban American, I am allowed to fly direct instead of having to go through Havana or through one…
What to Pack for Cuba

What to Pack for Cuba

Caribbean Luxury Travel, LUXURY CUBA VACATION, Luxury Travel Destinations
When my cousin in Cuba asked me to be her daughter’s godmother, I was thrilled at the thought of being a godmother and of visiting Cuba again. I had visited Cuba in March hoping to be there for my cousin Leticia’s due…
When my cousin in Cuba asked me to be her daughter’s godmother, I was thrilled at the thought of being a godmother and of visiting Cuba again. I had visited Cuba in March hoping to be…
El Conquistador, a Waldorf Astoria Resort Puerto Rico

El Conquistador, a Waldorf Astoria Resort Puerto Rico

Caribbean Luxury Travel, Luxury Airlines & Cruises Tours, Luxury Hotels, LUXURY HOTELS, LUXURY RESORTS, HOTELS & LUXURY SPAS, PUERTO RICO
Puerto Rico is one of my favorite islands escapes, especially during the holidays.  It’s a easy flight from Fort Lauderdale.  El Conquistador, a Waldorf Astoria Resort property, was my first choice on where to stay.  It is conveniently located in Fajardo just…
Puerto Rico is one of my favorite islands escapes, especially during the holidays.  It’s a easy flight from Fort Lauderdale.  El Conquistador, a Waldorf Astoria Resort property, was my first choice on where to stay.  It…
He proposed, Excellence Punta Cana

He proposed, Excellence Punta Cana

DOMINICAN REPUBLIC, Luxury Airlines & Cruises Tours, Luxury Hotels, LUXURY HOTELS, LUXURY RESORTS, HOTELS & LUXURY SPAS
We wanted to get away for Thanksgiving since we didn’t have our kids with us.  I found an “Adult Only” all inclusive resort in the Dominican Republic in Punta Cana called “Excellence“.  The name caught my attention.  No children, No distractions, No interruptions, No…
We wanted to get away for Thanksgiving since we didn’t have our kids with us.  I found an “Adult Only” all inclusive resort in the Dominican Republic in Punta Cana called “Excellence“.  The name caught my attention.  No…
What’s Atlantis?

What’s Atlantis?

BAHAMAS LUXURY TRAVEL, Caribbean Luxury Travel, Luxury Airlines & Cruises Tours, Luxury Hotels, LUXURY HOTELS, LUXURY RESORTS, HOTELS & LUXURY SPAS
The first time that my husband heard of Atlantis was an embarrassing incident.  He was running with his friends one morning and asked if any of them knew any vacation spots nearby where he could take his Mom and kids.  Everyone laughed…
The first time that my husband heard of Atlantis was an embarrassing incident.  He was running with his friends one morning and asked if any of them knew any vacation spots nearby where he could take…
My Top 5 Favorite Destinations

My Top 5 Favorite Destinations

EUROPE, GREECE, LUXURY CUBA VACATION, Luxury Travel Destinations, Luxury Travel to Italy, SPAIN
There are some places I’ve been that have stayed with me more than others, which are impossible to forget.  When I travel I collect memories.  Memories that will stay with me for many years.  I expect that the snapshots of these travels…
There are some places I’ve been that have stayed with me more than others, which are impossible to forget.  When I travel I collect memories.  Memories that will stay with me for many years.…