-UPDATED COVERAGE: The Caribbean is ever-changing, and this edition includes new resorts, restaurants, sports and activity outfitters, and attractions, as well as the best golf courses and beaches among the islands. -SPECIAL FEATURES: Travelers gain insight into the most distinctive aspects of Caribbean culture and history, including the reggae of Jamaica; the many different cuisines of the region; renting a villa, and chartering a yacht.
Need to Know features provide helpful fast facts about each destination. -INDISPENSABLE TRIP-PLANNING TOOLS: Each chapter opens with four pages that include an island map, the top reasons to go, and other essential information to help visitors plan their time effectively. -DISCERNING RECOMMENDATIONS: Fodor's Essential Caribbean offers savvy advice and recommendations from local writers to help travelers make the most of their time.
Fodor's Choice designates our best picks, from hotels to nightlife. -INCLUDES: Aruba, Barbados, British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands, Dominican Republic, Jamaica, Puerto Rico, St.
Barth, St. Lucia, St. Martin, Turks & Caicos, US Virgin Islands, and more. -ABOUT FODOR'S AUTHORS: Each Fodor's Travel Guide is researched and written by local experts.