Practical tips for planning a Caribbean trip


So you finally decided to spend your vacation in the Caribbean Island. Congratulations! Now you only have to plan the trip. This can be a daunting task, if you have not done it before, because there are many aspects you have to check, especially if you want to have a Caribbean Yacht Charter vacation. If you book the cheapest accommodation facility, you may end up being disappointed, because your dream vacation is not what you expected. So, you have to be sure that you are not marveled by the dream of spending all day long on the beach, and you check every aspect that contributes at having a great vacation. It is not as difficult as you may imagine, planning the perfect Caribbean trip, you only have to check some tips and do some research before you head to the airport.

The travel dates are important

One of the most important aspects of planning a Caribbean trip is to decide when to go. The high season on the islands runs from December to April, and during this period, the weather is perfect, but the prices are at their highest. If you choose to go off the season, then you will find great discounts, but you can wait for the weather to not be as pleasant as you may want. During the hurricane season, the only islands that are not affected by the harsh weather are the Curacao, Aruba and Bonaire. You should determine your priorities, and if you have to stick on a budget, then you should consider the option of planning an off-season vacation.

What to take on the yacht charter

Once you have decided the date of your vacation, you have to take care to pack the items you will need on the yacht charter. The majority of people think that if they book the yacht, they do not need to bring anything else, and due to this they have a negative experience, and they are not able to enjoy of the trip.

  • You should make sure you bring water bottles, because in this way you will have your own bottle during the trip.
  • In addition, you should make sure that you put in your bag a few dry sacks, because you would want to use dry towels. Also, they are useful if you want to take your favorite book on the yacht with you.
  •  In case you plan to spend more time on the yacht, and you think that a book is not enough you can take your kindle with you.
  • If you want to play games with your friends on the yacht, then you should bring portable light

You travel style should decide the accommodation

You should make sure that the accommodation facility you choose suits your travel style. If you travel to the Caribbean islands as honeymooners or family, then you should consider booking an all-inclusive accommodation facility. However, if you want to experience the local culture, then you should stay at an independent hotel and do your best to have an authentic experience.