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Caribbean Islands Travel Guide

Welcome to "The Best of the Caribbean," a GAYOT travel guide featuring reviews of luxury hotels, eco-resorts, yoga retreats, blissful spas and live-like-a-local information. From the islands of Antilles to Turks and Caicos, GAYOT is the go-to place to learn about your favorite Caribbean getaways.

The Best of the Caribbean


Actor Johnny Depp at the Bahamas International Film Festival

12th Annual Bahamas International Film Festival
The Caribbean is kicking off December with the Bahamas International Film Festival. Running from December 1 to December 12, 2015, the star-studded event will feature screenings, award presentations, Q&A panels with prominent filmmakers and masterclasses in writing, production and film scores. Films to be shown include the American movie "Carol," featuring Cate Blanchett, and South African documentary "When Voices Meet."

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The Spa at Viceroy Anguilla

The Best Spas in the Caribbean
Because a Caribbean vacation demands self-indulgence and leisure, GAYOT has traveled the islands and selected the finest resorts that are sure to rejuvenate you, body and mind.

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The beachfront at Beaches Turks and Caicos Hotel

Beaches Turks and Caicos
This 769-room resort in Turks and Caicos features 19 restaurants and bars, six swimming pools, a waterpark and its own nightclub.

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An ocean-view guest room at Curtain Bluff in Antigua

Top 10 Caribbean Resorts
Here are GAYOT's top picks for places to sip cocktails alongside a lagoon, soak up some sun on the beach, walk through lush jungles and dive amidst some of the most stunning reefs in the world.

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Lay out on the pool deck during your excursion to the Caribbean aboard the Norwegian Gem

Top 10 Caribbean Cruise Lines
Whether they have their own private islands or incredible shore excursions, the 10 cruise lines GAYOT has chosen for this list are among the very best.

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Sail the seven seas on one of GAYOT's Top 10 Cruise Lines. Enjoy luxuries such as full-service spas, gourmet restaurants, live entertainment and more.