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Paradise Found – A Barbados vacation combines a beach lover’s paradise with the adventurer’s need for escape

By Vanessa Infanzon Barbados, “the bearded one” in Portuguese, is the easternmost island in the Caribbean. On the map, it’s a speck, but its 166 square miles of winding roads through small towns with shops, restaurants, bakeries and historic places pack a big punch. And with a year-round average temperature of about 78 degrees, the island is perfect for water…

Caribbean comeback: A revitalized Puerto Rico beckons—and offers ways you can give back

In the months after Hurricanes Irma and Maria swept through Puerto Rico in September 2017, the Caribbean island known for its golden beaches, lush rainforests, and smooth rum, struggled to regain its star status as a vacation destination. Now, just over a year later, much of the island has been returned to its gorgeous tropical glory. Its capital city of…