Month: May 2014

Best Time of Year to Visit British Virgin Islands

Once you make the decision to go on a British Virgin Islands holiday, you next have to decide what particular time of year you are going to arrive on the islands. Do you want to put an exclamation point on your summer by sailing around the islands in September or would you rather beat the freeze at home by frolicking in the warm waters of February? They’re both pretty good options, aren’t they? Well, these are just two of the hard questions you need to ask yourself as you decide the best time of year to visit British Virgin Islands, but worry no more, we will help you decide with these facts.

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June Travel in the Caribbean

The official Caribbean hurricane season starts in June, but the chances of actually being caught in a hurricane in June is very slim. Why? On average, only one tropical storm or hurricane is observed during the month of June every two years, according to the National Hurricane Center. For instance, there were only 33 hurricanes in June between 1851 and 2012, compared to 234 in August and 390 in September. Temperatures in June usually range from 78ºF to 87ºF (25.5ºC to 30.5ºC) while the average days with rain is only about 10, which makes June travel in the Caribbean is as enticing as any other month.

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The Best Caribbean Festivals For Every Season

The only thing better than setting off for a holiday to the Caribbean is setting off for a holiday to the Caribbean knowing that your trip is timed to overlap with one of the best festivals in the region. Luckily, this isn’t a hard thing to pull off as the Caribbean pulsates with lively festivals the entire year and not a weekend goes by that some festival isn’t kicking off somewhere in the islands. Here is our list of the best Caribbean festivals. Continue reading The Best Caribbean Festivals For Every Season

The Best Places to Stay in British Virgin Islands

When you first find out that the British Virgin Islands are comprised of over sixty islands, it may sound like the task of finding the best island to stay on will be like finding a needle in a sand-stack. Luckily, only around fifteen or so of them are inhabited and even fewer than that have a true tourist infrastructure. Here is our breakdown of the best places to stay in British Virgin Islands. Continue reading The Best Places to Stay in British Virgin Islands

Most Memorable Things to Do in British Virgin Islands

Like anywhere in the Caribbean, the British Virgin Islands is a natural playground for visitors offering overflowing opportunities to get out and get active while on holiday. But which activities to choose while you are in the BVIs? Here is our list of the best activities and things to do in British Virgin Islands, and it should help make your decision a little easier. Continue reading Most Memorable Things to Do in British Virgin Islands