New & Noteworthy – Spring 2017

Pampering, delicious delights, and makeovers to reveal pristine surroundings await the discerning traveler. There’s even a little romance in the air. Come see what’s new at some of the Caribbean’s luxury resorts.

Cap Juluca’s whitewashed Greco-Moorish architectural design is even more enticing for romantic encounters with a few new irresistible options. Enjoy the newly renovated guest rooms and suites and all the amenities of dining on delectable seafood fare at Pimms or one of the other three venues. Take in a few beachside excursions in beautiful Maundays Bay or hit the courts for a set of tennis or make a few rounds on the nearby championship golf course. After four nights, little longer with the More Maundays package where the 5th night is free. The Romantic Rendezvous 7 Night Escape welcomes lovebirds with chilled champagne and the opportunity to get closer over a couple’s massage, daily cocktails and an intimate dinner on the beach. Decisions, decisions – discover Cap Juluca this spring.

Take the planning out of your next excursion. Now that’s a true escape. The new Leviticus Lifestyle & Travel’s multicultural and multi-lingual staff will cater to your every whim and desire. Attention to detail is the team’s forte. Home base may be Anguilla, but the world is their reach. If you can dream it, they can take you there! Exclusively luxury lifestyle destination planners, Team Leviticus specializes its expertise on concierge services in luxury villa rentals, charter rentals for private jets and yachts, family and corporate events..  Although global, know that their Anguilla portfolio  boasts 12 of the island’s newest and most-in-demand villas and estates, and 150+ villas on neighboring St. Barth’s, all with 24-hour concierge services for travel, dining and, above all special private events. and

Take a first peek at Westin Grand Cayman Seven Mile Beach Resort & Spa, as it unveils the first phase of resort renovation with the Westin Reveal promotion. The multi-million dollar makeover uncovers its potential to capture the elements of the Caribbean Sea with refreshing and relaxing vistas of blue hues where sky meets sea. Upon arrival in the newly enhanced lobby, with a full service bar in the immediate vicinity, indulge in a signature cocktail and be inspired by the panoramic surroundings that gently exude the designer’s intent to be “eco-conscious” in selection of material and artistry to ensure a seamless indoor/outdoor transition. Sitting on eight acres of beach-front property, the phase one updates have focused on first impressions and amenities. Plunge into the largest freshwater swimming pool on the island, redesigned to linger all day. With a swim-up bar and exhilarating views of Seven Mile Beach, it’s easy to lose track of time. Be sure to take a stroll through the premises and grab a snack at the new Cayman Coffee Exchange or partake in a shopping spree at the retail outlets that blend modern designs with a Caribbean flair. For the body conscious, there are a few enhancements awaiting in the fitness center. Although the service remains at the top of expectations, know that the resort has improved on that as well with a new pool and beach concierge. Looking forward to phase two when the renovation goes inside the accommodations without guests missing a single moment of resort amenities.

Poised to becoming a culinary destination, the St. Regis Bahia Beach Resort in Puerto Rico is holding nothing back with its multi-million dollar enhancements. The ultra-luxury resort boasts the debut of Beach Club by Jose Enrique. Dining is a destination with renowned Chef Jose Enrique. He is skilled on taking the palate on a journey through the tastes and flavors of Puerto Rico. Ceviche and sumptuous fish cuisine, his use of produce sourced from local farmers or picked right from the resort’s garden make fresh and delectable the punctuation of his divine dishes. The restaurant and pool bar will later launch an array of rum drinks curated by the chef. Taste the guarapo, orange, sour orange and lime juice concoction served over ice in a highball glass– simply indulging and refreshing – a chef favorite. Or savor a sip from a variety of rums from Puerto Rico or the Greater/Lesser Antilles. Cap the dining experience off with a cigar, while enjoying unobstructed views, as only in the Caribbean.

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