The Caribbean Islands is a massive archipelago located off Central America in the Caribbean Sea, that can be subdivided into a few different regions: the Lucayan Archipelago, the Greater Antilles, the Lesser Antilles and the ABC Islands.
There are 13 sovereign states and 17 dependent territories in the Caribbean, and the predominant languages are English, Spanish, French, Dutch and Antillean creole.
The Caribbean sprawls across more than 1.06 million square miles and is primarily located between North America and South America.
Greater Antilles brings together the four largest islands of the Antilles – Cuba, Hispaniola (Haïti, Dominican Republic), Jamaica, and Puerto Rico – lying north of the Lesser Antilles chain. They constitute nearly 90 percent of the total land area of the entire West Indies.
Lesser Antilles corresponds to long arc of small islands in the Caribbean Sea extending in a north-south direction from the Virgin Islands to Grenada, with
The ABC islands are the three western-most islands of the Leeward Antilles in the Caribbean Sea that lie north of Falcón State, Venezuela. In order from west to east they are Aruba, Curaçao, and Bonaire. They are part of the Kingdom of the Netherlands.
The Caribbean islands are home to a great diversity of landscapes and exceptional biodiversity. From mountain forests to cacti scrubland, a lush nature with fine sand beaches and turquoise and translucent water, a place in the world that offers a change of scenery, discoveries and sun