Caribbean & Mexico
The ultimate island getaway
Explore the beauty and luxury that the Caribbean and Mexico have to offer - from atmospheric cities such as Havana to idyllic islands with some of the best beaches in the world like Anguilla and Antigua.
The large collection of Caribbean islands brings together a spectrum of vibrant colours from the earthly greens of the flourishing forests, to the sandy white beaches. Dive into the crystal blue seas and view the beautiful corals and sea life that will bring your under-water experience to life.
With so many islands and cultures to pick from, you will be able to focus on one or mix and match for your perfect luxury island adventure. We can help you explore the many accommodation options available, from ultra modern and luxurious hotels to the more traditional plantation style properties in the smaller destinations.
Indulgent spas, championship golf courses and luxurious suites and villas are embedded through out the Caribbean. As well as being a perfect choice of destination for couples, families who are looking for a fun experience should look no further as many of the hotels offer a vibrant and magical experience for children too.
St Lucia has beaches and lush tropical rain forests, St Barths is a French Caribbean hideaway with a lovely Mediterranean feel to it, the Dominican Republic has a wonderful selection of luxury beach resorts in a beautiful and natural setting and sophistication abounds in Saint Vincent & the Grenadines and the British Virgin Islands.
Jamaica is always a firm favourite with travellers due to it's rich culture, white beaches and laid back vibe, Bermuda has quaint cottages and a rich colonial heritage, the Cayman Islands are hidden gems in the Western Caribbean and St Kitts and Nevis have a rugged beauty with verdant tropical rainforests and exotic flora and fauna.
You can visit the ancient Mayan pyramids in Mexico, stay on the "Spice Island" of Grenada or head to Cuba which is a feast of bright colours and has miles of unspoilt beaches.
Designer Travel can tailor-make your dream holiday to this or any other destination; it's what we excel at. Our aim is to ensure you have the luxury holiday you want, that leaves you with fantastic memories and wanting to book your next adventure as soon as you possibly can! We have Travel Experts who know the Caribbean and Mexico inside out so they can answer your questions, search for the best options for you, make recommendations and follow up with a full after sales service. You can rest easy knowing that you're completely looked after from start to finish when you book a luxury holiday with Designer Travel.
- Keen snorkellers and scuba divers will love the Caribbean islands
- Some destinations are better than others for watersports lovers – ask for our recommendations
- Choose from traditional properties, luxury hotels and villas big enough for all the family
- The volcanic peaks of the Pitons in St Lucia are breathtaking
- Mexico is a thrill seekers dream with options for an endless adventure with a combination of nature and luxury
- You can ‘fly and flop’ or ask us for recommendations for a destination with lots of activities on offer
- We would be delighted to help you organise your wedding, renewal of vows or honeymoon in your dream destination
- Twin-centre and island hopping holidays can be arranged
Flying Time: 8 hours to the Caribbean and 11 hours to Mexico
Time: GMT -4 hours
We can provide general information about any health formalities required for your trip but you should check with your own doctor for your specific circumstances. Up-to-date travel advice can be obtained from the Foreign and Commonwealth Office website.
Temperatures in the Caribbean vary little throughout the year. You can expect lows of about 21°C and highs of 32°C
Rainfall varies from island to island, but rainfall is higher and heavier in the eastern islands like St.Lucia, Dominica and Martinique. Hurricanes can develop between June and November.
Leisure & Activities
Caribbean golf courses vary in standard, but there are many spectacular courses designed by top golf professionals. Some of the best courses are located in St.Kitts, Jamaica and Nevis.
Canopy rides enable you to experience the rain forests from high into the tree tops. One of the best places for this adventure is on the island of St.Lucia. An experienced guide will keep you informed of all the wildlife and plants as you “fly” across the canopy tops.
The Caribbean has an abundance of waterfalls for you to discover. Probably the most famous one is in Jamaica, the Dunns River Falls. You will be able to climb these spectacular falls starting at the beach. There are also impressive water falls in Tobago, Cuba and the Dominican Republic
Destinations in Caribbean & Mexico
St Kitts and Nevis
Sister islands, St Kitts and Nevis are the Caribbean’s hidden treasuress. With their authentic and untainted Caribbean vibe, these beautiful destinations are blessed with impressively rugged volcanic peaks, verdant tropical rainforests and exotic native flora and fauna. Choose these laid...