Certain destinations are synonymous with relaxation. Hawaii is one. The Thai islands are another. But the pinnacle of this celebrated group is the Caribbean, home to pristine sands, glassy waters and (despite the region's popularity) countless places to get away from the crowds. Whether you're looking to sip tropical cocktails on a cocoa plantation, catch some rays at your own private plunge pool, explore lush jungle paths or dive some of the world's most stunning reefs, the Caribbean has it all. From Anguilla to the Turks & Caicos, this list includes our favorite hotels and resorts to help you plan the ultimate escape.
UNDER THE SEA Top 10 Diving Hotels
Whether you want to see Australia's legendary Great Barrier Reef or swim alongside sea turtles in Costa Rica, our list of eclectic destinations will quench your undersea thirst.
LET'S STAY IN Top 10 Romantic Hotels Worldwide
We traversed the globe to discover the most sumptuous stays, guaranteed to entice couples to while away their days and nights in blissful, romantic happiness.
EXPLORE THE ISLANDS
Top 10 Caribbean Cruise Lines
Whether they have their own private islands or craft shore excursions just for you, the ten cruise lines we've chosen for this list are among the very best.