Travel Reports » Central America & the Caribbean


Together with the mainland bridge of Central America, the Caribbean islands form the Central America between North and South America. The Caribbean islands include the archipelagos of the Greater Antilles (Cuba, Jamaica, Cayman Islands, Jamaica, Haiti, Dominican Republic and Puerto Rico), the Lesser Antilles (including Barbados, St. Kitts, Guadeloupe, Martinique, St. Vincent, Grenada, Trinidad, Aruba, Bonaire, Curacao, etc.) and the Bahamas. Central America includes Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua and Panama.

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Great Blue Hole – A Scenic flight with Maya Island Air (Belize)

Categories: Travel reports, Central America & the Caribbean, Belize

Sightseeing flights over cities, landscapes or sights are always something special for us. Whether via Rio de Janeiro, the Iguza Waterfalls, the Victoria Falls in Africa, the Great Barrier Reef in Australia or the Napali Coast in Hawaii – looking at the world from a bird’s eye view fascinates us again and again. One of the places we really wanted to see on our world tour is the Great Blue Hole in Belize.

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Belize City & a trip to the Belize Zoo (Belize)

Categories: Travel reports, Central America & the Caribbean, Belize

At 3 o’clock in the night the alarm clock rang today – a terrible time! After picking up our breakfast-to-go at the hotel reception, a taxi took us to the “Aeropuerto Mariscal Sucre”, the international airport of Quito. With the departure from Quito we also say goodbye from South America. We have been touring the continent for 7 weeks and are now looking forward to new adventures in Central and North Americabefore we venture to Hawaii and Australia 🙂

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Saint Kitts – Diving on the west coast in Basseterre (St. Kitts)

Categories: Travel reports, Central America & the Caribbean, Saint Kitts and Nevis

Today’s stop on our Carnival Valor cruise was the Caribbean island of St. Kitts. Our ship has docked here in the port of the capital Basseterre. St. Kitts (also known by its former name “Saint Christopher”) forms the island state of St. Kitts and Nevis together with the southern island of Nevis. The island in the Caribbean is quite tranquil with a maximum length of 30 kilometers and a width of 10 kilometers and has about 40,000 inhabitants. There are …

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