Hilton caribbean blog

Diverse and naturally beautiful, the Caribbean offers fun for everyone. Whether you’re dreaming of basking on the beach, hiking through a tropical rain forest, or roaming through ancient buildings, you’ll find it here. Casinos, restaurants, museums, chic shops, pristine beaches and coral reefs are just the beginning. You’ll never run out of things to do on your Caribbean vacation.

Splurge Out on a Spa Break in Aruba and Barbados

23 Mar, 2018

Get carried away by your imagination. Two locations, one perfect spa vacation. Learn More

Trade with Confidence in Trinidad

04 Mar, 2018

Our top business facilities can host meetings and conferences of any size in the warm shade of the Caribbean dream. Learn More

Travelling for Business? Book One of Our Santo Domingo Suites

02 Mar, 2018

Business is booming in the capital. We have the key to hitting your successes and making memories along the way. Learn More

Warm Up Your Winter in the Crib of the Caribbean

01 Feb, 2018

The "wow" factor is never in short supply here, even in the depths of winter. Learn More

A Postcard-Perfect Proposal in the Caribbean

16 Jan, 2018

Find the perfect place to pop the question. Read on for ideas for a memorable destination proposal in the Caribbean. Learn More

Seaside Sips: Cocktails You Have to Try

01 Dec, 2017

Which of these cocktails have you tasted? Learn the stories behind some of the Caribbean's best-loved drinks. Learn More

Have Yourself a Caribbean Christmas

03 Nov, 2017

Take a break from the holiday hustle and celebrate Christmas where it always feels like summer. Learn why there's nothing like a Caribbean Christmas. Learn More

Five Must-See Waterfalls

24 Oct, 2017

Whether you prefer admiring from afar (and taking lots of pictures, of course) or jumping in for a cool natural shower, add these waterfalls to your list of must-see attractions. Learn More

04 Nov, 2016

At Hilton Barbados, there are always countless things to see and do. This week is extra-special as we celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Independence for our country as well as the 50th Anniversary of Hilton Caribbean!

An Isle For Every Style

17 Oct, 2016

Follow our top tips and inside knowledge for picture-perfect moments in the Caribbean. Learn More

Best Caribbean Beaches

03 Oct, 2016

Feast your eyes on our top 5 beaches in the Caribbean and, believe us, they really do exceed expectation! Learn More

Top National Parks of the Caribbean.

05 Sep, 2016

Swap the ordinary for the extraordinary and check out our top National Parks of the Caribbean. Learn More

Top Caribbean Festivals

01 Aug, 2016

We’ve picked out the biggest and best festivals in the Caribbean, from Trinidad and Barbados, to The Cayman Islands and The Bahamas. Learn More

Bleisure in the Caribbean

04 Jul, 2016

Business & leisure in the Caribbean. A guide to the perfect balance between work and pleasure. Learn More

Arecibo Radio Telescope & Observatory

27 Jun, 2016

In the northwest mountains of the island, nestled among the karst-country hills, is the Arecibo Ionospheric Observatory, or Radio Telescope, the largest of its kind and one of the most important research facilities on the face of the earth. Learn More

Cheap airfare for Caribbean summer travel

21 Jun, 2016

Many airlines are having great last minute sales from the US East Coast to the Caribbean for travel in June and July. With 25% OFF and free WiFi in all our hotels, this is the perfect time to travel. Read More

Guánica Dry Forest Reserve

11 Jun, 2016

Enjoy 10,000 acres of dry land inhabited by over 600 uncommon types of plants and animals, including 48 endangered species and 16 that are unique to Puerto Rico! Learn More

Scuba in the Caribbean

06 Jun, 2016

Grab your gear, follow our top tips and get ready for the best scuba experience of your life! Learn More

El Yunque Rainforest

06 Jun, 2016

The Caribbean National Forest, often called El Yunque Rainforest, has the highest visitation of any natural site in Puerto Rico. When you see it, you’ll easily understand why. Learn More

Getting to Puerto Rico

30 May, 2016

Getting to Puerto Rico is easy with several nonstop flights from the US, Canada, Mexico, Latin America, Caribbean and Europe. Learn More

Transportation Options in Puerto Rico

23 May, 2016

Getting around Puerto Rico is easy. There are a variety of transportation options to help you see all the sites of this enchanted island. Learn More

San Felipe Del Morro Fort (El Morro)

16 May, 2016

El Morro, officially known as Fuerte San Felipe del Morro, sits atop a high peninsula overlooking the entrance to San Juan Bay. Learn More

Old San Juan

09 May, 2016

You won’t have any trouble finding things to do in Puerto Rico. From the quaintness of Old San Juan to the cultural jewels found in museums and galleries—there truly is something for everyone here. So, plan ahead so that you can see all the sites. Learn More


03 May, 2016

As a US Commonwealth, travel to Puerto Rico is easy. Read more about Frequently Asked Questions about travel this Caribbean destination. Learn More

Canyoning, White Water Rafting & Ziplining

03 May, 2016

Canyoning resembles caving in many ways, but “canyoneers” jump, climb and rappel down open-air sheer cliffs along the rushing waters of Puerto Rico’s rivers. Learn More


03 May, 2016

Whether you are a serious or leisure hiker, Puerto Rico’s renowned forests, the El Yunque and the Gunica Dry Forest, offer marked trails and roads that will take you to majestic crags and rushing waterfalls. Learn More

Toro Negro Forest & Lookout Tower

03 May, 2016

This fantastic natural forest is unique from others with impressive panoramic views, waterfalls, small creeks, a man-made fresh water lake, and migratory birds to watch. Learn More

Bioluminescent Bays

03 May, 2016

Imagine the blackness of the sea on a moonless night. Now watch it sparkle with the darting lights of a million fireflies. Learn More

Wildlife in Puerto Rico

26 Apr, 2016

Natural beauty abounds in Puerto Rico! Learn More

National Gallery

22 Apr, 2016

San Juan offers a diverse range of museum where you can spend time learning about the art and culture of this historic city. Learn More

Attractions near Ponce, Puerto Rico

18 Apr, 2016

Ponce, known as “La Perla del Sur,” or “The Pearl of the South,” was founded in 1692 by Juan Ponce de Leon’s great-grandson, Loiza Ponce de Leon. Learn More

Excursions near Dorado, Puerto Rico

11 Apr, 2016

Located just 15 miles west of San Juan, on the northern coast of Puerto Rico, is Dorado, an upscale destination with golf courses and beautiful beaches. Learn More

Puerto Rico Adventure Activities

28 Mar, 2016

From hiking, rock climbing and kayaking, the adventure traveler can find it all in Puerto Rico. Learn More

Puerto Rico for the Nature Lover

07 Mar, 2016

Puerto Rico offers plenty of opportunities to experience nature. Learn More

Angels Cave

29 Feb, 2016

This journey into the forest begins via a thrilling Tyrolean, followed by a 200-foot rappel into the enormous mouth of the Angeles Sinkhole. Learn More

Camuy River Cave Park

22 Feb, 2016

There are only two other places in the world where you will find a cave system as massive or dramatic as the Río Camuy Cave Park––and neither of them has a tropical underground river thundering through it! Learn More


15 Feb, 2016

The canoe and Puerto Rico have shared a special historic relationship as it is said that the island’s first Indian settlers probably arrived in dugout canoes a few thousand years ago. Learn More

Hacienda Buena Vista Coffee Plantation

08 Feb, 2016

In 1833 a Spaniard who emigrated from Venezuela to Puerto Rico purchased a large parcel of fertile land in the hills north of Ponce. Learn More

San Juan Museums

04 Jan, 2016

San Juan offers a diverse range of museums where you can spend time learning about the art and culture of this historic city. Learn More