End the year with a bang at Paramaribo’s Owru Yari celebrations.
Surinamese artist Marcel Pinas has won an international reputation for his works incorporating elements of traditional Maroon culture .
This August, Suriname’s capital will host Carifesta XI, the Caribbean’s biggest arts festival. Good excuse for a visit, writes Philip Sander.
Photographer Evan Chung captures the colours of Phagwah, the Hindu spring festival, as celebrated by Caribbean immigrants in Queens .
Jonathan Ali on the European Jews who found refuge in Suriname four centuries ago.
In the melting-pot of Paramaribo, you’ll find the flavours of the world. Jonathan Ali sampled almost all of them.
In the Nov/Dec 2002 issue of Caribbean Beat Mark Meredith went on a tour of what was then, BWIA's newest Caribbean destination.
News from around the islands .
Nicholas Laughlin tells the curious tale of how a middle-aged 17th-century German housewife and mother travelled to the tropics....
A new transatlantic race for sailors, a new visitor attraction in Barbados, world championship golf in Jamaica, and Barbados artists shine at Carib Ar.