Melanie Reffes is a seasoned travel journalist specializing in the Caribbean. She circles the globe in search of a good story often racing through airports trying to make a flight. Melanie is a contributor to many publications including USA TODAY and CaribbeanTravel.com , she covers the Caribbean for Montreal's The Suburban newspaper and she is the author of the blog ' The Caribbean Romance Report' on MarryCaribbean.com. When she she's not taking five the under a palm tree, you'll find her at home on the sunny island of Montreal. Follow her on Twitter and Facebook.