Should I hire a car in Antigua? Antigua car hire options – Antigua might be relatively small, but the temptation to visit all those 365 beaches, without crawling around at the pace of one per day means that a hire car will certainly be useful. We assume you haven’t got all year, so once you […]
Can I rent a car in Bermuda? Our Bermuda car hire advice really is as simple as it can be – you won’t want to get one, you won’t need to get one, and even if you did, is impossible to get one anyway. Bermuda is simply as far as any destination can possibly get […]
Should I rent a car in Havana? Trying to offer any sort of car hire advice in Havana is naturally going to be full of irony. Here is a destination that has spent several decades politically and commercially isolated from the USA, yet some of the most iconic images of Havana are those of beautifully […]
Is it worth renting a car in Montego Bay? The Montego Bay (Sangster) International airport is the gateway to a long stretch of holiday coastline that spreads out along the western and northern sides of the island of Jamaica. Montego Bay airport is used by travellers heading to resorts such as Negril, but also for […]
Do I need to rent a car on Nevis? The tiny Caribbean island of Nevis only has just the one road running around it in a full circle. I’ve completed this ring on a bicycle in around 90 minutes, whereas it takes less than an hour to drive it. Yet if Nevis was a small […]
Generally, we wouldn’t particularly advise hiring a car here, because most of the major resorts are relatively close to the airport, and there is a wide range of activities available along the coastline. A hire car might be useful for a day or two heading into the interior. For heading towards the capital Santo Domingo, […]
Should I rent a car in Punta Cana? Any recommendation on getting a rental car here is very marginal. When compared with nearby Puerto Plata for example, the resorts are a little bit further apart, and there are a few more places to visit inland. For the capital Santo Domingo, we would recommend going by […]
Should I rent a car in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic? In stark contrast to many of the resort areas around the northern side of the Dominican Republic, the capital Santo Domingo really isn’t the sort of place where a hire car is either necessary or useful. After the Puerto Rican capital of San Juan, Santo […]
Should I rent a car in st Kitts? This advice covers the question of car hire for both the island of St Kitts and Nevis, although it assumes you are arriving on flights to St Kitts (Basseterre). Our separate car hire guide for Nevis just looks at that island on its own. Explore at your […]
TO FOLLOW. TO FOLLOW. I would not advise getting a hire car for visiting St Lucia. Further details will follow.
Do I need a rental car on St Martin? Tiny St Martin is one of the smallest divided islands in the world, although there are no border controls between the larger Dutch side (Sint Maarten) and the smaller French side (Saint-Martin). Technically, the usage of the Anglicised name St Martin would imply a reference to […]
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When compared with smaller and more tourist oriented Tobago, it’s notable that the city of Port of Spain at least is a much more significant urban area, and is generally much easier to get around using buses and taxis. Port of Spain does have reputation of having a high crime rate, including vehicle crime, so […]