Tuesday, July 14, 2020

Breaking Island News

Bahamas: Lumber Cay for sale

Lumber Cay

Lumber Cay, Bahamas

Easily Accessible Private Island in the Exumas

Located in the crystal-clear majestic waters of the Exumas, Lumber Cay is a 30-acre private island featuring lush native vegetation, elevations and sandy white beach. Situated a mere 700 feet from popular Staniel Cay, Lumber Cay is easily accessible via Staniel …Read More: Bahamas: Lumber Cay for sale

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Caribbean: Richard Branson Refuses to Leave Necker Island as Hurricane Irma Approaches

 

As one of the most powerful hurricanes on record leaves a trail of destruction throughout the Caribbean, Sir Richard Branson has announced that he refuses to leave his private island home. 

An “extremely dangerous” Category 5 storm is tearing its way across the Caribbean, leaving a trail of death and destruction in its …Read More: Caribbean: Richard Branson Refuses to Leave Necker Island as Hurricane Irma Approaches

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Caribbean: Lavish Private Island Honeymoon for Golfer Rory McIlroy

Canouan Island - Photo Courtesy of Vladi Private Islands

Newlyweds Rory McIlroy and Erica Stoll are getting used to married life in style after jetting off to Canouan Island, a lavish private island retreat in the Caribbean

After a three-day wedding extravaganza in Ireland’s Ashford Castle, pro-golfer Rory McIlroy and his new bride Erica Stoll jetted off to the Caribbean for their honeymoon …Read More: Caribbean: Lavish Private Island Honeymoon for Golfer Rory McIlroy

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Caribbean: Win A Trip to Sir Richard Branson’s Exclusive Private Island Retreat

Necker Island - Courtesy of Vladi Private Islands

Great news for our German readers – you could win a trip to Sir Richard Branson’s exclusive private island retreat in order to take part in the final round of the Extreme Tech Challenge.

A new start-up festival located in the German city of Munich is offering participants a unique opportunity to win a …Read More: Caribbean: Win A Trip to Sir Richard Branson’s Exclusive Private Island Retreat

Environment

Caribbean: The Private Island Where Endangered Hawksbill Turtles Thrive

Jumby Bay, Antigua - Photo Courtesy of Vladi Private Islands

The private island lifestyle certainly seems to be going down well with Antigua’s hawksbill turtles. The endangered breed is thriving due to a research program funded by private island owners.

A luxury private island in the Caribbean is making a large impact on marine life conservation community – all through generous donations from the …Read More: Caribbean: The Private Island Where Endangered Hawksbill Turtles Thrive

Island Resorts

Caribbean: Jumby Bay Turns to Farm-to-Table Philosophy as Eco-Tourism Trend Grows

Jumby Bay (Antigua) has become the latest private island to adopt a more sustainable attitude to its culinary output, turning to local farmers and fishermen for ingredients and inspiration.

The eco-tourism trend is on the up – even within the luxury sector, where hoteliers are taking increasingly innovative approaches to integrate sustainability into their …Read More: Caribbean: Jumby Bay Turns to Farm-to-Table Philosophy as Eco-Tourism Trend Grows

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Caribbean: Cruise Line’s Bahaman Private Island to Undergo Exciting Face Lift

Norwegian Cruise Lines has just released the first tidbits of information regarding the long-awaited upgrade of Great Stirrup Cay – their flagship private island in the Bahamas.

Great Stirrup Cay

 

Just a few years after purchasing Belize’s Harvest Caye, cruising behemoth Norwegian Cruise Lines (NCL) has now revealed multi-million dollar …Read More: Caribbean: Cruise Line’s Bahaman Private Island to Undergo Exciting Face Lift

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Caribbean: Food Blogger “Deliciously Ella” Ties the Knot in Perfect Private Island Ceremony

Mustique Island - Image Courtesy of Vladi Private Islands

Ella Henderson, star of healthy-eating food blog “Deliciously Ella”, tied the knot to her partner Matthew Mills in a low-key ceremony on popular private island resort of Mustique Island.

The author of one of the internet’s most popular healthy-eating blogs, “Deliciously Ella” eloped to Mustique Island with her partner of two years, Matthew Mills …Read More: Caribbean: Food Blogger “Deliciously Ella” Ties the Knot in Perfect Private Island Ceremony