Huge numbers of people in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands are still without power.
The former NBA star donated $250,000 to hurricane relief efforts and pledged to match contributions that total up to $1 million.
The powerful storm has killed at least 38 people in the Antilles.
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*About Tourist Thursdays: Youth from Small Island Developing States (SIDS) share their local island experience with the world
Fortunately some quaint bed-and-breakfasts can be found nestled among the beaches of the Caribbean, and our hotel investigators discovered 10 hidden gems during their recent travels.
These spots may seem small and basic upon arrival, but many offer absolutely breathtaking, bird's eye views of the islands and ocean from pools, porches, rooms, restaurants and surrounding grounds. Here are our seven favorites.
Flying to Mexico for some fun in the sun at Playa del Carmen? Or maybe to Charlotte Amalie down on St. Thomas? Or to Lake Louise up in Canada? Or to Victoria Falls over in Africa? Or to Beverly Hills to spend a week with your rich uncle?
It offers something special year-round with warm seas, cool breezes, perfect weather and enough mystery and glamour to be the perfect jet-set vacation spot only a stone's throw away from home. St. Thomas is also a hidden gem for romantic moments.