Caribbean For Dummies ?

Caribbean For Dummies ?

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This complete guide helps you decide which island to visit based on what you want to do, when you want to go, and how much you have to spend. Focusing on the islands that are best for first--time visitors and that offer the biggest bang for the buck Caribbean For Dummies offers the best of the best with: * Reviews of travel basics from finding the very best deals to overcoming language barriers * Analysis of the benefits of package deals the easiest, cheapest way to get to the islands * Coverage of Aruba, Barbados, British Virgin Islands, Grand Cayman, Jamaica, Puerto Rico, St. Lucia, St. Martin/St. Maarten, and the U.S. Virgin Islands * The lowdown on hotels, dining, and nightlife * More than a dozen details maps
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  • Paperback | 570 pages
  • 140 x 210 x 34mm | 598.75g
  • John Wiley & Sons Inc
  • Hungry Minds Inc,U.S.
  • Foster City, United States
  • 3rd ed.
  • 0764569406
  • 9780764569401

About Darwin Porter

Darwin Porter and Danforth Prince: As a team of veteran travel writers, Darwin Porter and Danforth Prince have produced numerous titles for Frommer's Travel Guides, including best--selling guides to Italy, France, the Caribbean, England, and Germany. Porter, a former bureau chief of the Miami Herald, is also a Hollywood biographer; his most recent releases titled The Secret Life of Humphrey Bogart and Katharine the Great, the latter a close--up of the private life of the late Katharine Hepburn. Prince was formerly employed by the Paris bureau of the New York Times and is today the president of Blood Moon Productions and other media--related firms.
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Table of contents

Introduction. Part I: Introducing the Caribbean. Chapter 1: Discovering the Best of the Caribbean. Chapter 2: Choosing Where to Go. Chapter 3: Deciding When to Go. Part II: Planning Your Trip to the Caribbean. Chapter 4: Managing Your Money. Chapter 5: Getting to the Caribbean. Chapter 6: Booking Your Accommodations. Chapter 7: Catering to Special Travel Needs or Interests. Chapter 8: Taking Care of the Remaining Details. Part III: Exploring the Islands. Chapter 9: Aruba. Chapter 10: Barbados. Chapter 11: The British Virgin Islands. Chapter 12: Grand Cayman. Chapter 13: Jamaica. Chapter 14: Puerto Rico. Chapter 15: St. Lucia. Chapter 16: Sint Maarten/St. Martin. Chapter 17: The U.S. Virgin Islands. Part IV: The Part of Tens. Chapter 18: Ten Favorite Caribbean Souvenirs. Chapter 19: Ten (Or So) Favorite Caribbean Dishes. Appendix: Quick Concierge. Index.
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