Curtain Bluff Resort I was standing on a corner in Guanajuato, Mexico looking at my phone while waiting to cross the street, when I received an email invitation to experience Curtain Buff. Without giving it a second though, I immediately replied that of course I would love to go. I had been to Antigua five years previously (see Jumby Bay and Hermitage Bay), and it had remained one of my all-time favorite Caribbean islands for having a great vibe, lots of luxury resorts, and s
Named for the impish spirits believed to roam about the West Indies, Jumby Bay, a Rosewood Resort is sure to enchant. Situated on a 300-acre private island located two miles off the coast of Antigua, this plush resort provides plenty of playful diversions — from snorkeling and sailboarding to Caloi bike rides and sunset cocktail cruises — all gratis. The 40 gorgeously refurbished guestrooms and suites are equally charming, with wraparound terraces and outdoor garden showers.
Hermitage Bay is located on the west coast of Antigua approximately 35 minutes from the airport. Overlooking the turquoise Caribbean Sea this independent luxury property offers guests a tranquil tropical hideaway that is perfect for romance and relaxation The accommodations are comprised of 25 spacious freestanding cottages enveloped in over 140 acres of natural seclusion. Guests of Hermitage Bay truly feel as if they have been transported to their own private island. Though
The second post in my series of my twelve day trip to Mexico. My husband and I stayed three nights in an Ambassador Class Suite at Grand Velas Riviera Maya. Wow – This is not your typical all inclusive resort! The rooms, food, and service were all wonderful. They also do a great job at the difficult task of catering to the needs of both couples and families. In fact the kids club stays open until 11:00PM to allow parents to have dinner alone, if they so choose. The huge beach