Sail Away in St. John

Come for the solitude on the island's unpeopled parts, check out the dedicated ex-pat community if you decide you never want to leave

Escape to an Island This Winter

From nearby to far-flung and exotic, we've got eight islands to cure your winter wanderlust. Turns out one of the most spectacular is right around the corner.

How to Travel (Legally) to Cuba

Cuba was long off limits to U.S. citizens due to a Bay of Pigs–era trade embargo, but since 2011, America's made it possible for its citizens to make the trip—if they jump through a few hoops.

Cliff Diving in Cuba

Blake Aldridge of the UK dives from the 90 foot platform on Morro Castle during the first stop of the Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series in Havana, Cuba on May 10th, 2014

My 13-Year Effort to Save a Boy in Haiti

After 12 years of sponsoring a poverty-stricken child, our correspondent heads to the Caribbean to see if his money actually accomplished anything.

Best Islands

There are islands with white-sand beaches all over the world, but once you’ve been to the Seychelles nothing seems to measure up.

Havana, Cuba

Cuban Adventures’ New Years Rumba 11-day tour combines two of the island’s most outrageous festivals, Las Parrandas in Remedios and Las Charangas in Bejucal, with a choose-your-own-adventure format....

Trolling at Twilight

At a time when the Atlantic’s population of big-game fish has been detonated by commercial harvesting, does it make sense to strap into a fighting chair and make like Hemingway? Maybe not. But the...