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The Caribbean's Best All-Inclusive Resorts for Families

Oyster | Posted 12.19.2014 | Travel
Oyster

You won't find a more kid-friendly resort on the island of Turks and Caicos than Beaches. With 10 pools, a beautiful beach, a water park, an Xbox Games Garage, a Sesame Street kids' camp, and even a DJ-spinning academy, the hotel is determined to rule out any inklings of boredom.

The Best Beaches in Antigua

Oyster | Posted 12.11.2014 | Travel
Oyster

With 365 beaches (one for each day of the year!), Antigua is the perfect island getaway when you're in need of some sand and surf.

World Schooling: When Children Study Abroad

Cliff Hsia | Posted 12.02.2014 | Travel
Cliff Hsia

We've found the best way to do this is to place your kids into a local school immediately upon arrival, something we like to call world schooling. Here are some of the things we've learned about our version of world schooling.

New Answers Will Be Needed to Cure America's Doctor Shortage

Paul Alexander | Posted 11.21.2014 | Politics
Paul Alexander

In today's rapidly changing American health care system, one problem -- a critical shortage of doctors -- threatens to dwarf all other concerns.

The Top 10 Hotel Libraries in the World

Oyster | Posted 10.22.2014 | Travel
Oyster

We've seen many hotels that offer a small shelf of loaner books, but these hotels went above and beyond in creating a literary oasis for their guests.

The 5 Best Clothing-Optional Resorts In The World

Thrillist | Posted 12.10.2014 | Travel
Thrillist

While the world has a lot of beautiful beach resorts where sunscreen's more important than pants, they -- like their naked guests -- come in all shapes and sizes.

The Friendliest Caribbean Islands

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 03.18.2014 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

As if the incredible beaches, luxurious pools, and delectable cocktails weren't enough draw to visit the Caribbean, the region is also home to some of the world's warmest and nicest human beings.

An Insider's Guide to the Best Beaches in the Caribbean

Viator | Posted 03.08.2014 | Travel
Viator

Whether you want secluded mountain-coddled coves and peaceful palm-lined stretches of sand or idyllic resort-fronted stretches and lively people-watching expanses, you'll find an abundance of the most spectacular beaches in the world.

Thinking Locally, Acting Globally

Glenn C. Altschuler | Posted 08.31.2013 | Books
Glenn C. Altschuler

The information and services delivered on the World Wide Web generate jurisdictional conflicts, Anupam Chander, a Professor of Law at the University of California, Davis, reminds us.

Latest WTO Lunacy: Poker and Piracy Together at Last

Lori Wallach | Posted 03.31.2013 | World
Lori Wallach

On Monday the World Trade Organization (WTO) officially authorized Caribbean nation Antigua to sell $21 million in "pirated" U.S.-copyrighted music, films and computer programs in retaliation for the United States failing to comply with a 2005 WTO order to allow online gambling here. Say what?

Tiny Nation Eying Legalized 'Pirate' Store To Strike Back At U.S. Trade Practices

www.techdirt.com | Posted 03.27.2013 | World

Well here's a story that's more than a decade in the making. Way back in 2003, we first wrote about Antigua filing for sanctions against the US for it...

Why Surrendering to fear Isn't Always a Bad Thing

Emily Kaufman | Posted 11.27.2012 | Women
Emily Kaufman

The older I get, the more I want to challenge myself to push through fear and not allow it to interfere with my life.

PHOTOS: Disneyland On Pot, Or Antigua, Guatemala

Karen Curley | Posted 10.19.2012 | Travel
Karen Curley

I have been to Antigua, Guatemala twice in the past couple of months. It's like Disneyland on pot: It is the happiest place on earth, just a lot more mellow.

Destination: Dogon Country, Mali, West Africa

Teri Johnson | Posted 08.18.2012 | Black Voices
Teri Johnson

After my visit in Niogono, I arrived in the Dogon village of Sangha. Upon my arrival, I learned the traditional way that people greet each time pass they pass one another. The eldest begins the greeting.

WATCH: Touring The Beautiful Island Of Barbuda

Teri Johnson | Posted 09.18.2012 | Black Voices
Teri Johnson

The nightlife in Antigua is enjoyed by both locals and tourists. In my quest to find the spots where the locals hang, I would run into tourists or medical students from all over the world.

God in Antigua

Robert Hoggard | Posted 09.05.2012 | College
Robert Hoggard

I am realizing that I should not preach something that I have not lived. God is making me live what I already preached and continue to preach.

WATCH: Travelists Tour Antigua And Chat Up Actor Anthony Mackie

Travelista.TV | Teri Johnson | Posted 07.16.2012 | Black Voices

Fresh off her high-flying fun and fascination with Antigua's indigenous fruit, Travelista Teri is ready to see what else the island has to offer. O...

Rio+20: Leadership from New Directions

Mark Tercek | Posted 08.28.2012 | Green
Mark Tercek

Twenty years ago, who would have thought that these would be the players creating a bold new model for sustainability in the 21st century?

Travelista Teri Visits Mt. Obama, Other Antigua Attractions (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Travelistas | Posted 06.13.2012 | Black Voices

After a few fast-paced days in the city that never sleeps, the Travelistas set their sights on the land of sea and sun. Destination: Antigua. The C...

A Dozen Sipping Rums To Challenge Your Preconceptions

Tony Sachs | Posted 12.18.2014 | Taste
Tony Sachs

For far too many imbibers, rum is something that comes in a bottle with a pirate on it, and should be followed by the words "and Coke." It breaks my heart, it really does.

Politicians Won't Return Ponzi Payoffs

Michael Winship | Posted 05.09.2012 | Politics
Michael Winship

Texas financier Robert Allen Stanford was convicted on 13 out of 14 criminal counts of fraud. But what most stories failed to mention was the large amount of his clients' cash that was spent on campaign contributions, greasing the corrupt nexus of money and politics for personal gain.

Independence Day in Guatemala

Oneika Raymond | Posted 11.26.2011 | Black Voices
Oneika Raymond

This past September 15th, Guatemala celebrated 190 years of independence from Spain. Events leading up to this big anniversary were festive and feverishly prideful.

The Skin Will Make You Jump Out of Yours!

Elizabeth Abbott | Posted 11.19.2011 | Entertainment
Elizabeth Abbott

From the small, beach-blessed Caribbean island of Antigua comes The Skin, a full-length feature film screened at Toronto's CaribbeanTales Film Festiva...

Impulse Travel Booking - Destination: Mali, West Africa

Teri Johnson | Posted 06.01.2012 | Travel
Teri Johnson

My love affair with travel, language and adventure began when I was twelve on a six-city, 10-day trip around Mexico with my Spanish class. Nearly two...

The Good, the Sad and the Expensive in Antigua and Lake Atitlán

Maria Russo | Posted 08.03.2011 | Travel
Maria Russo

2011-06-03-antigua.jpgAfter the awe wore off from exploring the Spanish Mudéjar-influenced Baroque architecture and traversing volcanic terrain around resplendent Lake Atitlán, a clearer picture of these destinations emerged.