Why Warri

Rooted in Africa, warri is a board game of fiendish complexity, and is still played in Barbados and Antigua. Meet the last of the warriors.

Photograph by Michael Hadden

Trinidad & Tobago’s Great Race at 25

Trinidad and Tobago's Great Race.

Sunsplash star Ninja Man. Photograph by Dreamy Riley

Sunsplash: Reggae to Go

Jamaica's annual Sunsplash festival has become one of the world's great musical events and the nerve centre of reggae music .

Illustration by Tomomi Kaharabata

Charging by the Head

Paul Keens-Douglas seeks out a quiet beach and gets embroiled in a furious dispute about the economics of hair-braiding.

Forest living: Emerald Tower Resort at Madewini. Photograph by James Henderson

Guyana Gold: A New Tourism

A vast land of forest and mountain, river and waterfall, Guyana is developing a kind of tourism new to the Caribbean. .

Mustapha Matura. Photograph by David Ross

Mustapha Matura: My London

The Caribbean-born playwright Mustapaha Matura settled in London three decades ago. He explains what he loves best about his adopted home.

Ready for the plunge: Jobos Beach, Puerto Rico. Photograph Darrell Jones

Surf’s Up! The Caribbean’s Best Surfing

The Caribbean islands offer some of the best surfing in the world. Learn about the next surfing season and where to find the most exciting breaks.

Barbados mounted police ride through Bridgetown's Independence Arch. Photograph by Eleanor Chandler

A Break in Barbados

Your complete guide to one of the Caribbean's favourite holiday islands.

English Harbour, centre for Antigua's legendary Sailing Week. Photograph by Chris Huxley

Come on Down to the Caribbean!

There's a special excitement in the air this time of the year: sailing, surfing, fishing, carnivals, cricket....

Frankfurt skyline. Photograph by Photographers' Library

Frankfurt: Europe’s Crossroads

Travel Writer Graham Norton explores Frankfurt, the hub of Europe, and uses it as a base for seeing the rest of Germany.