Martinique

By Everett Potter There are many compelling reasons to visit the French island of Martinique, including its black- and white-sand beaches, delicious Creole cuisine and magical rainforests, but chief among them, for me, is its fine rum. Martinique boasts a number of excellent distilleries that produce rhum agricole, which means that

By Everett Potter When I visited the mountainous and verdant Caribbean island of Martinique, I discovered a rainforest, sweeping sugarcane fields that rippled in the Caribbean breezes, and more beaches than I could count. Near empty beaches, in fact, with sand that ranged from black to near white. Dominated by