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Barbuda – the Hidden Gem of the Caribbean

Barbuda is a small island nestled in the eastern Caribbean which, together with several other islands, forms the sovereign Commonwealth nation of Antigua and Barbuda. When I was younger, I’d always hear my doctor saying he was heading to Antigua year after year, but I’d never really heard of Barbuda. Would that I had researched …

The Quiet Beauty of Lake Prespa, Macedonia

After visiting the eastern side of Macedonia along its border with Greece, where we stayed at Dojran lake, we have had opportunity to return to the western side of the country this year, at the border of Macedonia with Greece and Albania. Yes, this interesting lake called Prespa and its incredible beaches is where we …

The World’s Most Expensive Superyachts

Superyachts have long been recognized as a symbol of fame and fortune. When even a basic vessel can set you back by $500,000, you know that only the mega-rich can afford to fork out for these floating frivolities. Imagine James Bond reclining on his private yacht, champagne bucket beside him and multiple scantily-clad beauties soaking …

Visit Lake Dojran And Heal Yourself

In a previous article here on Beach Baby, we have written about Macedonia’s famous Lake Ohrid and praised it for its beauty, history, nightlife, and so forth.  You might just think that Lake Ohrid is the only jewel in Macedonia’s crown. As it stands, Lake Ohrid is not the only lake with amazing beaches where …

Isla de las Munecas – The Island of the Dolls – Creepiest Places On Earth

Most people, when they think of an “island getaway”, think of relaxation and tranquil beauty.  Perhaps you’ve found your way to paradise, complete with grass huts by the sea, a floating bar, full room service, and your sweetheart by your side.  Aww… Maybe you take a stroll down some sandy dunes and end the day, …

Best Great Lakes Beaches for Family Fun

Summer vacation planning is a headache for parents, but if you’re in the Midwest and looking for a great beach getaway close to home, here are some ideas to cut down on the pain. We’ve done some of the research for you and found these Great Lakes beaches. Any of them will make a worthwhile …

Things To Do in Mérida, Yucatán, Mexico – From A Local’s Perspective

My aunt has lived in Mérida, Yucatán for five years and had invited me and my family to visit her in August for our last family vacation before I got married in September. My aunt loves being a tourist in her hometown and has taken the time to frequently visit cenotes, temples, beaches, and festivals. …