Caribbean Islands Capital Cities to visit

Caribbean Islands Geographical Location


Basseterre, Saint Kitts and Nevis


Basseterre is the charming capital city of St. Kitts and Nevis, a Caribbean island nation that perfectly combines a rich history with white and...

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Havana, Cuba


The most vivacious city in the Caribbean, Havana has a legendarily infectious energy and romantic atmosphere. Locals are passionate about...

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Bridgetown, Barbados


Bridgetown is not just the capital of Barbados; it is also the island's only city. More than 110,000 people call Bridgetown home, and it is the...

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Nassau, Bahamas


Nassau is a true feast for the senses. The air is thick with the sweet aroma of tropical flora, locals can be heard bargaining over jewelry...

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Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago

Port of Spain

Port of Spain is the cultural and political heart of Trinidad and Tobago, stretching from the foothills of the Northern Range to the shores of...

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Port au Prince, Haiti

Port au Prince

Tragically, the once-beautiful Haitian capital of Port-au-Prince was almost entirely destroyed by the earthquake that struck the island...

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Castries, St. Lucia


Castries is an energetic city characterized by pulsing calypso beats, vibrant bursts of color, the aroma of fresh foods, packed streets and...

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Basse-Terre, Guadeloupe


Basse-Terre mixes the best of France with a distinctly Caribbean flair, making it the perfect destination for both sun worshippers and gourmets...

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Kingstown, Jamaica


Kingston is neatly divided into uptown and downtown, and both sections offer visitors a wide range of interesting sights. The capital is...

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Willemstad, Curaçao


Willemstad combines the amenities of a big city with the charms of a small town. The Old Town is a UNESCO World Heritage site where...

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Montserrat, Brandes


Brades is the newly-built capital of Montserrat, a small island near Puerto Rico that is nicknamed The Emerald Isle of the Caribbean...

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Roseau, Dominica


Roseau is a colorful capital where reggae and dance hall music blares nearly everywhere, people zip around the narrow streets on...

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Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

Santo Domingo

Santo Domingo pulsates with Latin rhythms. The soundtrack of the city is made with bachata music blasting from corner stores, the sound...

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George Town, Cayman Islands

George Town

When most people picture the Cayman Islands, they envision white sand beaches, glitzy shopping centers and wealthy people from around...

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Charlotte Amalie, United States Virgin Islands

Charlotte Amalie

Nearly two million cruise ship passengers disembark on Charlotte Amalie. The capital of St. Thomas, one of the United States' Virgin Islands...

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Oranjestad, Aruba


Oranjestad is the charming capital of Aruba, an island paradise that offers uncrowded beaches, windswept vistas and very friendly locals.

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Fort-de-france, Martinique


Fort-de-France is the attractive capital of Martinique and a true harbor city. The best way to reach the city is by ferry, and you will be greeted by...

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Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands

Cockburn Town

Cockburn Town is the capital of Turks and Caicos, a Shangri-La just 90 minutes by air from Miami. The slice of paradise boasts clear blue waters...

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Road Town, British Virgin Islands

Road Town

Road Town in British Virgin Islands may lack much of the glitz that defines other Caribbean capitals, but it dazzles in other ways. Picturesque bays and coves...

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Saint George's, Grenada

Saint George's

Saint George's is the capital of Grenada, and the city's harbor looks like the inspiration for an old watercolor painting.

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The Valley, Anguilla

The Valley

The Valley is the capital of Anguilla, one of the few Caribbean islands that has maintained its charm in the face of rabid consumerism.

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Kingstown, Saint Vincent


Wrapped around the bay on the southwestern coast of St. Vincent, Kingstown is a small capital with big appeal. The busy harbor makes the...

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San Juan, Puerto Rico

San Juan

San Juan sizzles. The Puerto Rican capital has a pulsating energy with exotic sight and surreal sounds resonating throughout the city, the...

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Marigot, Saint Martin


Once a small fishing village, Marigot has blossomed into a quintessentially Caribbean town known for its sidewalk bistros and colorful gingerbread houses.

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Philipsburg, St. Maarten


Bridgetown is not just the capital of Barbados; it is also the island's only city. More than 110,000 people call Bridgetown home, and it is the...

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Saint John's, Antigua and Barbuda

Saint John's

Saint John's rises above Antigua's harbor, welcoming visitors to the island with the site of brightly painted 19th-century homes...

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Gustavia Saint Barthelemy


The mention of Gustavia, the capital of St. Barthélemy, conjures up fantastic dreams of sampling caviar by the sea, sipping cocktails...

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Kralendijk, Bonaire


Kralendijk, the capital of Bonaire, offers the perfect mix of outdoor adventure, cosmopolitan chic and ultimate relaxation. The word...

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