Eastern Caribbean


Top 5 Sites in the Eastern Carribean

The Eastern Caribbean lies northeast of South America. Once inhabited by Carib Indian tribes, European colonialists took over the islands in the 1600s bringing in African slaves to work their plantations. Today the population reaches nearly 3 million, these islands are a hybrid of African, English and French heritage. 

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Rum Tales of the Caribbean

Rum is the lubricant of social interaction in the Caribbean; not much goes on that doesn’t involve this popular drink. And for centuries it’s been the same; from marauding pirates threatening unsuspecting shores to African slaves in need of relaxation to the patrons of hole-in-the-wall rum shops nowadays.

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