The Definitive Caribbean Guide is exactly as the name suggests - the definitive guide to the Caribbean, quite simply the best web site in the world for anyone wishing to learn more about or planning to visit the Caribbean.
All content in The Definitive Caribbean Guide is independently researched and written by leading travel journalists who specialise in the Caribbean and our team of long-established Caribbean travel experts.
All accommodation and business reviews have been written or edited by James Henderson unless otherwise stated.
Definitive Caribbean aims to be the finest , independent on-line resource for anyone planning a trip to the Caribbean.
Definitive Caribbean is a strictly selective site - every product and business that carries our stamp of recommendation is there by invitation and selection only and is quite simply the best of its type or special in some way. We are also very proud of being the first web site in the world with a full Directory Listing of tourist related products and businesses in and serving the Caribbean.
Definitive Caribbean is about getting the best of the Caribbean . There is no rival online to our insider guides to the islands, which give detailed information and impartial appraisals, enabling you to make an informed choice not only about Which Island? is best for you, but where to stay, where to eat and what do.
Definitive Caribbean provides independent critical opinion - whilst we accept that all opinions are subjective, our freelance travel writers draw from years of experience covering the Caribbean and are not 'tied' by any obligations or favours. In our reviews we aim to give full, fair and honest information throughout.
Feona Gray, co-founder of The Definitive Caribbean Guide, which was first published in 2004 commissioned much of the current content on the website bringing award winning travel journalists to Definitive Caribbean - Jane Anderson, Judith Baker, Fiona Dunlop, Tim Ecott, Peter Ellegard, Michael and Frances Howarth, Simon Lee, Sara Macefield, Stephen Thorpe and Nigel Tisdall.
Definitive Caribbean gives you direct access to the best holiday providers covering the Caribbean including hotels, villas, inns, guest houses, sail/cruise, tour operators and wholesalers, airlines, car hire companies, and local organisers. You can also make direct contact with the best real estate agents. We work closely with and are actively assisted in our endeavours by the region's tourist boards for which we are extremely grateful. We are Allied Members of the Caribbean Hotel Association and the Caribbean Tourism Organisation.
Definitive Caribbean uniquely helps you to decide whether to travel independently, while avoiding all the pitfalls, or whether to book through a Tour Operator / Travel Organiser that we have selected - on the site by invitation only and are the best and most reputable operators to the region.
Definitive Caribbean supports charities in the Caribbean through the Definitive Caribbean Charity Support Scheme (DCCSS) through various initiatives and promotions we run as a matter of course.
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Definitive Caribbean is an independent travel guide. All recommendations and reviews are written by top UK travel journalists and knowledgeable Caribbean experts.
We don't have any direct involvement with the booking process and do not act as agents.
Our new and extensive Caribbean Directory listings are being developed to give you the broadest information by showing all tourism and real estate related businesses in the region.
At our core, our guides and most carefully sought out independent recommendations from our journalists aim to give you the best choices to ensure you get the right Caribbean experience.