Caribbean Holiday Is Much More Than Just Beach Bumming

Activities you could try when on a Caribbean holiday.

 
Caribbean Holiday Is Much More Than Just Beach Bumming
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You’ve probably heard that actress Priyanka Chopra and husband Nick Jonas have now taken off to the Caribbean for their honeymoon. The couple post their gorgeous December wedding spent a Christmas holiday with family in Switzerland and are now off on their own.

While the Caribbean is a great choice for anyone who enjoys the blue waters, there’s a lot to do in this North American region.

Here’s looking at several things you can do when in the Caribbean islands:

Go Hiking In The Jungles Of The Tropical Rainforests

There's also an option of hiking for the mountaineer in you
There’s also an option of hiking for the mountaineer in you

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Well, let’s just say you are not going to sit by the beach all day. Why not plan a day full of hiking in the tropical rainforests of the region. This can be an exciting experience and you could actually learn a thing or two about living the forest life. There’s a lot to discover in these forests which are full of medicinal plants and so on. You could learn a lot about the Caribbean heritage here.

Get Yourself A Seaplane Ride

Seaplanes are best to travel away from the touristy places
Seaplanes are best to travel away from the touristy places

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Seaplanes are quite common and one of the easiest ways of getting across the islands in the Carribean region. As opposed to popular belief this is not an extremely expensive affair and in fact, you can choose travel packages that include seaplane rides. These are helpful to move around to places that are not mobbed by tourists.

Groove To The Reggae Tunes When In Jamaica

Regional music teaches you a lot about the culture of a place
Regional music teaches you a lot about the culture of a place

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Reggae is the popular genre of music that you will find common across all the Caribbean islands. But particularly in Jamaica, the reggae culture is worth experiencing. Let yourself loose to these beats. Hop on to any of the bars and you will find a Bob Marley track being played even today at these hotspots. This is the best place to relax after a day of traveling, listening to some great music and having a chilled drink.

For Adventure Sports Enthusiasts, There’s Nothing Like Kitesurfing

There's also an option of windsurfing available
There’s also an option of windsurfing available

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Kitesurfing is one of the most popular adventure sport in the Bahamas. It is tough but can be learnt in a day and you will find several surfing schools providing you with the training. The conditions are perfect for this sport in the Bahamas and hence if you are brave enough to pull it off, it could be one of the greatest experiences of your life.

The next time you plan a Caribbean holiday, think beyond the beaches!