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Go Tell It on the Mountain, Part 4 - Brazil, Venezuela and the Caribbean: Mountain-Combing on the Looney Front

Mike Arkus | Posted 02.12.2017 | Travel
Mike Arkus

The fourth blog on mountains and volcanoes I've met around the world - not necessarily the most famous or tallest, just beautiful mountain scenery eve...

Save the Reefs: How to Preserve the Caribbean’s Epic Underwater Landscape

Lindsey Keen | Posted 01.26.2017 | Green

As beautiful as the Caribbean is above water, an even more breathtaking and diverse landscape exists just below the surface, where an ecosystem of ree...

Random Sunsets Around the World - Part 2, South America and the Caribbean - Sinking Low on the Looney Front

Mike Arkus | Posted 10.16.2016 | Travel
Mike Arkus

The second in the series on randomly chosen sunsets, this time in South America and the Caribbean, both the technicolour descent of the drowning orb a...

There Are Majestic Salt Pyramids You Need To See

Joseph V. Micallef | Posted 03.28.2016 | Travel
Joseph V. Micallef

Bonaire is a tiny 112 square mile island in the Leeward Antilles of the central Caribbean. It lies about 60 miles off the coast of Venezuela.

Dive into the Caribbean right now

Amanda Walkins | Posted 03.07.2017 | Travel
Amanda Walkins

As the miserable weather drags on until Spring, maybe it's time to consider a holiday in the sun. Heading to the Caribbean for a break from it all is ...

Iguanas, Those Prehistoric-Looking Mini-Dinosaurs: Animal Planet on the Looney Front, Part 6

Mike Arkus | Posted 01.10.2017 | Travel
Mike Arkus

No need to biologically engineer Jurassic Park. Just put on magnifying glasses and go down to Iguana-dom, that realm where every scale, spine, spike, crest, dewlap and wart screams dinosaur.

Blueprint for Oceans in Parrotfish Paradise

Michael Webster | Posted 09.21.2016 | Impact
Michael Webster

One of Bonaire's most significant rules is that grazing fish, like parrotfish, which help keep the reef healthy and clean for corals, and other kinds of ocean life, are universally protected.

This Island Is Full Of Jackasses

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 07.01.2015 | Travel

When you're one of the many people traveling to Bonaire for its stunning diving and snorkeling opportunities, you might want to take a moment to remai...

Bonaire's Top 10 - Must See for Cruisers and Travelers

Sucheta Rawal | Posted 06.08.2016 | Travel
Sucheta Rawal

Turquoise blue water, picture perfect sunsets, Dutch Caribbean architecture, landscapes that vary from lush green hills to barren desserts, and not to forget some of the best dive sites in the world - Bonaire is a dream destination for nature lovers.

Aruba, where the tourist is king : Holland's Caribbean ABC on the Looney Front - Part 4

Mike Arkus | Posted 03.12.2015 | Travel
Mike Arkus

In search of reasonable digs in Aruba - relatively speaking, that is, at about $85 a night - I've found an establishment that is clean but near waste ...

Bonaire, less frequented, has its own charms: Holland's Caribbean ABC on the Looney Front - Part 3

Mike Arkus | Posted 03.03.2015 | Travel
Mike Arkus

Better get to the airport at least two hours early, they say in Willemstad, because they don't exactly move very fast here in Curaçao. So I arrive at...

Bonaire's Adorable Little Kids Carnival (PHOTOS)

Sucheta Rawal | Posted 04.20.2015 | Travel
Sucheta Rawal

Carnival season is marked by parades, costumes, music, dance, and parties. From New Orleans to Rio de Janeiro, every city has its own unique charm when it comes to carnival festivities.

Before I Even Get Started: Holland's Caribbean ABC on the Looney Front - Part 1

Mike Arkus | Posted 02.18.2015 | Travel
Mike Arkus

I'm actually on my way to Greenland in the depths of winter, wondering what the hell I'm up to, so for the time being here are some tales from warmer ...

Bonaire: Fantasy Island, For Real!

Victor Dorff | Posted 09.08.2014 | Travel
Victor Dorff

For most visitors, a trip to the Caribbean island of Bonaire is all about the diving, but the culture Bonaire is building - both in and out of the water - deserves some attention, too.

Bonaire's Peaceful, Laid-Back Vibe

Barbara Barton Sloane | Posted 05.24.2013 | Travel
Barbara Barton Sloane

Calm, peaceful, laid-back. In the movie "Being There," Chance, the lead character, embodies all of these traits. There, in Bonaire, a sense of calm, peace and easy-living exists, as well.

Robert Mansell, 'Hero' Pilot, Dies After Saving All Passengers

AOl.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

A British pilot who apparently drowned after his plane crashed into the Caribbean Sea is being hailed a hero for saving the lives of all nine passenge...