Roots and Soul Festival in Saint Lucia

Roots and Soul Festival St Lucia

There’s a new music festival to experience in the Caribbean this summer: Roots and Soul. The festival, part of St. Lucia’s new “Soleil Summer Festival”, is dedicated to musicians who are setting new trends in reggae, conscious, hip-hop, Afro-punk and R&B.

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Christmas Traditions in St. Lucia

As Christmas nears, red flaming poinsettias plants bloom in profusion all over our picturesque island, Christmas lights sparkle, soft melodious sounds of Christmas carols, parang (Christmas music from Trinidad), steel band music and the never ending Christmas parties are everywhere.  As this…

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Cooking in St. Lucia with a New Culinary Experience

Barefoot Holidays launches “Flavors of St. Lucia” culinary tour. When I’m on a Caribbean cruise, I’m always looking for something new and fun to do on the islands.  If a port tour has anything to do with food or local drinks, you can usually count me in. The problem…

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Love Elevated Wedding Symposium 2015

“Recognized worldwide as the ‘Most Romantic Island in the Caribbean,’ Saint Lucia has a natural ambiance for weddings and romance. By providing truly useful information to attendees about destination weddings, the Wedding Symposium builds Saint Lucia’s reputation as a premier location for weddings…

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Carnival Time Again

With its vibrant masquerade bands, pulsating music and spectacular costumes, St. Lucia’s festival of colour comes alive. Carnival originated from the Latin expression “Carnem Levare” (to remove meat), was historically celebrated in pre-Lent time, but over a decade ago moved to July. The…

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Explore, Hike, Eat ….. in Saint Lucia!

Many visitors to the Caribbean are conditioned to the image of laying on the beach to a blue sea in sight, whilst sipping on a rum punch. For energetic travelers who can’t sit still on the beach, St Lucia’s rugged terrain and scenic trails beckons.  Saint Lucia has a myriad of unique offerings…

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Saint Lucia is for Lovers! Top 5 Romantic Things to do on Island

Saint Lucia is renowned as one of the world’s most romantic destination as the island offers soft, white sand, azure waters and beautiful views everywhere you turn. When planning a romantic escape, choose activities that will enhance the mood of the trip. Top 5 Suggested Romantic Activities…

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The 2014 St Lucia Triathlon

For the second time in its history, the beautiful island of Saint Lucia will stage the an International Triathlon this week.  The triathlon is an exciting multi-discipline sport involving a continuous race in the three disciplines of swimming, cycling, and running.  The world-class event…

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Celebrate Easter in St. Lucia

Easter is one of the most awaited Christian festivals and every nation has its own way of celebrating this particular time. While many families are decorating eggs or sharing chocolate bunnies, St. Lucia’s tradition of making “accra”, eating “penepis” and kite flying are the ways this island…

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