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  Michael DeFreitas, travel writer and photographer    

Michael is well versed in the Caribbean region where he lived and taught as an exchange teacher for almost five years. He spends about three months each year island hopping about the region, gathering information and images for his books and articles. He has authored two Caribbean travel guides and acted as contributing editor for another.

Check out Michael's Caribbean photo gallery at Travel-Snaps.com

Caribbean Adventures in Nature tells you what you need to know to truly experience the Caribbean. If you want to really explore the Caribbean then this is the book for you. It's for those who want to get away from those big hotel pools and go local. Read what others have to say about his book at Amazon.com and Barnes and Noble.com.   Michael is contributing editor for Caribbean by Cruise Ship and dozens of his photos were used in the book. Visit their site.   Caribbean Travel Bugs was Michael's first solo writing effort.

"Caribbean Eco-Adventures"

Ensemble Lifestyles Magazine 01/2014
(click here to read)


"Turks & Caicos"

Dream Voyages Magazine 10/2013
(click here to read)


"Cuba Libre"

Travel + Escape Magazine 07/2013
(click here to read)


"Isle of Enchantment"

Interval World Magazine 09/2013
(click here to read)


Archives (click titles to read)


"Bermuda Beckons"

World Traveler Magazine 07/2013


"1,000 Steps and Counting"

Bonaire Nights Magazine 01/2013


"Antigua A beach a day"

Cruise Holidays Compass Magazine 10/2012


"A Beach Less Traveled"

World Traveler Magazine 07/2012


"Dive Into Fun"

Passions Magazine 05/2012


"Islands in a Shallow Sea"

Sunquest Magazine 01/2012


"Aruba Attitude"

Sunquest Magazine 01/2011


"Hato Caves"

Aruba Nights Magazine 01/2011


"A Feast For The Soul"

Sunquest Magazine 01/2010


"Sail Away to St. Martin"

Voyageur Magazine 01/2009


"Spice? It's quite smooth, actually"

Globe & Mail Newspaper 01/2009



Diver Magazine 10/2008