Things to do in Antigua

It’s pretty likely that the prospect of 365 beaches to choose from has been a definite influence on your booking Antigua.  So now let’s take a look at some of the other amazing things to do in Antigua that might involve the mesmerising beaches or Villas in Antigua but can also include a wide world… Read more


Where to Stay in Costa Rica

It is said before you build your dream home, you should walk through as many other houses as possible.  Download images off Pinterest, trawl through architecture magazines and talk to just about anyone with knowledge about what you should include and consider in your quest for the perfect home.  This analogy could so easily be… Read more


West Indies Cricket

The West Indies Cricket team is rather lovingly referred to as the Windies.  Since 1928, when it attained Test status, this remarkable team has entertained and intrigued the cricket world.  With players coming from any of the 15 Commonwealth, from Barbados to the Jamaica, or Overseas Territories that combine under the Windies banner, it is… Read more


Things to do in Playa del Carmen

Mexico is a vast country – stretching from the Pacific across to the Gulf of Mexico and the Caribbean.  Its many States offer a very different tourist experience and the wonderful state of Quintana Roo is host to some of the most spectacular coastline, and luxurious Mexico villa rentals in the whole of the Americas. … Read more


Things to do in Cancun 

Introduction In 1974 a sleepy fishing village, sitting prettily on the shores of the Caribbean attracted the interest of property developer visionaries who built the very first hotels to accommodate lucky visitors to this exceptional location. Modern day Cancun has evolved through the years, now including a wide range of Mexican villa rentals. From its… Read more


Best Places to visit in Mexico

Without casting any major shade on both Canada and the US, it is unequivocally Mexico that scores all the points as a tourist destination in North America. This extraordinary country still celebrates its ancient greatness, mingled with its colonial past, all wrapped up in a modern and vibrant package. It’s a vast country that has… Read more


Things to do in Riviera Maya

Introduction If you are keen to have a Caribbean experience but don’t wish to travel much beyond North America then look no further than Mexico, along the Yucatan Peninsula.  Tucked between USA and Central America is the glorious Riviera Maya that’s become synonymous with beautiful beaches, fabulous restaurants, archaeological sites that are both dramatic and… Read more


Things to do in Half Moon, Jamaica

Introduction Once you’ve made the sensible decision to travel to this world-class resort, you will be curious to know about the many fabulous things to do in Half Moon Bay, Jamaica.  So let’s get started …. This magnificent private resort is cleverly distributed over a 400 acre site lying on the northern shores of Jamaica. … Read more


Bahamas Fishing

Give a man a fish and he will eat for a day. Teach a man to fish and he will eat for life. Regardless of whether you want to dine on your catch or learn the art of luring the fish, the Bahamas fishing experience is the pinnacle of any intrepid holiday! Never has a… Read more


Best Beaches in the Bahamas

If you believe that you aren’t really on holiday until you are fully immersed in a turquoise and deliciously salty ocean, then you need to visit some of the best beaches in Bahamas surrounded by luxurious Bahamas Villas. This spectacular country, lying a few hundred miles off the US coastline, is made up of 700… Read more


Best Restaurants in Punta Cana

If you have decided that the Dominican Republic is your destination of choice then a list of the Best Restaurants in Punta Cana will certainly convince you that this fabulous resort is the place for you to stay. Whenever I am tasked with writing up a Best Restaurants Guide of some of the many stunning… Read more


Bahamas Points of Interest

Introduction – Bahamas Points of Interest The Bahamas points of interest start with the very geography of this country.  It is a large group of islands (700 to be exact) that stretch from the waters off the Florida coastline southwards across the Atlantic towards Turks and Caicos. These islands, 30 of which are inhabited, are always… Read more


Things to do in the Bahamas

Blissful relaxation, glorious food and exciting adventures are all part of the wonderful things to do in Bahamas.  There’s no need to restrict your ideas about what a trip to this divine part of the world entails – the possibilities are limitless. At Exceptional Villas we have decades of experience creating the most unique holiday… Read more


The Best Resorts in the Dominican Republic

In a glorious location in the heart of the Caribbean lie some of the very best Dominican Republic villas and resorts.  Admired by travel writers and the winners of numerous international awards, these luxurious resorts capture all of the unparalleled beauty of this dream destination and offer a holiday like no other to the discerning… Read more


Top 10 Things to do in Costa Rica

Costa Rica is a vibrant country, laced with vivacious greenery, nature reserves, fine sandy beaches and luxurious Costa Rica Villas.  If you’ve ever wondered what are the best things to do in Costa Rica then read on. I am going to give you the definitive guide to the Top 10 things to do in Costa… Read more


Barbados history

They say history is written by the victors but I think we are now, more than ever, keen to know the absolute truth.  Let’s look honestly at the history of Barbados Island.  This magical island has endured through centuries of upheaval and conflict and has emerged the most beloved, best Caribbean destinations. Location Location Location… Read more


The Best Caribbean beaches

The Top 12 Best Caribbean Beaches – The Ultimate List by Exceptional villas The Caribbean has more than 7,000 islands and cays and so it is inevitable that the region has an incredible number of gorgeous sandy beaches. Exceptional villas, which is one of the world’s most trusted villa rental companies, have not only inspected all their… Read more


The History of Turks and Caicos

This sublime destination has become synonymous with sophistication  with its incredible selection of Turks and Caicos Villas and beauty all wrapped up in a most natural setting.  Let’s look at Turks and Caicos history.  We learn a great deal about modern TCI (Turks and Caicos Islands) from its diverse history.  Understanding the past, makes the… Read more