Home > My Island > My Island - Fall 2014

My Island - Fall 2014

Marcus_image

Marcus Cumber, Owner of Island Air,
Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands. www.islandair.ky

Island must-do: Swim with the stingrays at the sandbar.
Coffee shop: Find the best java at Paperman’s, The Strand.
Drink spot: The Wharf at ‘happy hour’ is spectacular. Ask for a piña colada or a smooth Manhattan.
Meal must-eats: The deck at the Lobster Pot is perfect for lunch or dinner
Best beach: Little Sandbar next to Rum Point.
Island insider tip:  Don’t forget your anti-humidity hairspray – sometimes bigger isn’t better!


Goodfellow

Karin Goodfellow, Owner of Goodfellow Farms,
New Providence, The Bahamas. www.goodfellowfarms.com

Island must-do: Stuart Cove for a dive, snorkel or guided encounter with sharks.
Coffee shop: The Farm serves great croissant and coffee on weekends.
Drink spot: Compass Point – amazing view, superlative drinks.
Meal must-eats: Goodfellows is great for lunch and Cafe Matisse is ideal for dinner.
Best beach: Old Fort Bay and Rose Island.
Island insider tip: Stop at the roadside Daq Shack for fresh daiquiris or Conchy Joe food truck off Fort Montegue.


Chrissann Toucan Lady British Virgin Island

Chrissann Nickel, writer, yoga teacher and toucan lady on
Virgin Gorda in the BVI.  www.chrissannnickel.com

Island must-do: Go boating!
Coffee stop: Coffee shops are few and far between, but the peace of the early island morning is reason enough to wake up with the roosters.
Spot for a drink: Hog Heaven on Virgin Gorda.
Don't miss meal:  Saba Rock Resort’s vegetarian tacos rock!
Best beach: Devil’s Bay, attached to The Baths on Virgin Gorda.
Island insider tip: Get on the water in any way possible.


John Barker

Jon Baker, Founder & Co-owner, Geejam Collection
Port Antonio & New York.
www.geejamcollection.com

Island must-do: Rafting on the Rio Grande, hiking in the Blue Mountains and visiting Reach Falls.
Coffee stop: Wallenford Blue Mountain coffee on the Trident hotel veranda.
Spot for a drink: Time Bar at Trident.
Don’t miss meal: Jamaican-Japanese fusion at Mike’s Supper Club.
Best beach: Winnifred beach. It’s a beautiful, laid-back local beach.
Island insider tip: Jamaica is particularly beautiful in the spring and summer.

 


comments powered by Disqus

Read More

Caribbean by Numbers

BAHAMAS Made up of 700 islands, but only 30 are inhabited Flamingos out number people 61:1...

Read More

My Island - Fall 2014

Marcus Cumber, Owner of Island Air, Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands. www.islandair.ky Island...

Read More

My Island - Spring 2014

Bahamas With such a busy working-week, my weekend is usually about getting away from it al...

Read More

My Island - Winter 2014

The Bahamas Weekends in The Bahamas are made for spending time on and in the water. My hus...

Read More

My Island - Fall 2013

Bermuda K. Denaye Hinds - Director of Sustainability, OBM International Bermuda offers so...

Read More

My Island - Summer 2013

British Virgin Islands Head to the Baths on Virgin Gorda and explore the beautiful grotto...

Read More

My Island - Spring 2013

US VIRGIN ISLANDS Star Fish Alley in St. John is a must. At certain times of the year tonn...

Read More

My Island - Winter 2013

Bahamas Hit the Daiquiri Shack at The Caves for a delicious fresh fruit smoothie, then gra...

Read More