Caribbean

File photo of a tropical storm. (credit:ADALBERTO ROQUE/AFP/Getty Images)

Cristobal’s Pelting Rains Lash Southeast Bahamas

Slow-moving Tropical Storm Cristobal lashed parts of the Bahamas and the Turks and Caicos Islands with heavy rainfall and white-crested surf after swollen rivers swept at least three people away on the Caribbean island shared by the Dominican Republic and Haiti.

08/24/2014

Victor Mooney's first attempt to row across the Atlantic began on May 7, 2006. (File: SEYLLOU/AFP/Getty Images)

American Man Completes Quest To Row Across The Atlantic

Victor Mooney finished the 3,000-mile journey on his fourth attempt.

06/28/2014

Replicas of Christopher Columbus' ships the Nina, Pinta and Santa Maria sail into New York Harbor in 1992 to mark the 500th anniversary of Columbus' voyage. (Photo: MARIA R. BASTONE/AFP/Getty Images)

Divers Say They Have Found Christopher Columbus’ Ship ‘Santa Maria’

Underwater explorer Barry Clifford says circumstantial evidence is growing that the wreck he discovered in 2003 off the coast of Haiti is the famous ‘Santa Maria’

CBS Tampa–05/13/2014

A 65-year-old cruise line passenger from Canada was reported missing  before the Royal Caribbean Cruises ship docked at Grand Cayman's port. (Getty Images)

Cayman Police Search For Cruise Ship Tourist

The man is the second Canadian tourist to go missing from a Royal Caribbean cruise liner in recent days.

01/01/2014

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The Jamaica Destination Guide

Jamaica is a quintessential Caribbean travel destination. Here’s a guide to both the basics and the intoxicatingly refreshing things to do.

10/31/2013

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Where To Get The Best Frozen Drinks In Tampa Bay

Fight Florida’s humidity and heat by sipping on a frozen concoction that would make even Jimmy Buffet envious. You’ll be feeling cool, refreshed, and maybe just a little buzzed in no time. Here’s our favorite places around Tampa Bay to get a alcohol spike frozen drink.

CBS Tampa–08/21/2013

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Best Post Labor Day Deal Escapes

Get the best deals the travel world has to offer this season, with these insider secrets from top travel pros.

08/12/2013

Tropical Storm Chantal's 5-day forecast cone. (credit: NOAA)

Chantal Could Be Near Hurricane Strength When It Reaches Dominican Republic, Haiti

Fast-moving Tropical Storm Chantal raced toward the small islands of the Lesser Antilles on Tuesday, with residents of St. Lucia shuttering schools and preparing to close the island’s two airports as it neared.

07/09/2013

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