The Grenada Tourism Authority has named a new marketing manager: Francine Stewart. Stewart’s role will include interaction with key private and public sector partners, the execution of all marketing programs, and the management of marketing expenditure, the GTA said in …

 Aruba’s top hotel has made a major new hire. The Bucuti & Tara Beach Resorts has named Niels Stuedemann its new resort manager. Stuedemann succeeds former Manager Deborah Dintelman, who had served at the property for 17 years. Stuedemann comes …

 The One Ocean luxury oceanfront condominium project on Paradise Island in the Bahamas is seeing a sales boom after its launch. Replay Destinations’ oceanfront residences held a launch at a private cocktail event at Atlantis last week, unveiling a limited …

 Atlantis has big plans for Coral Towers By Sarah Greaves-GabbadonCJ Travel Editor Atlantis, Paradise Island has announced the 2017 launch of The Corals, a $20 million revamp of what is currently the Coral Towers, which first debuted in 1994. Scheduled …

 If you’re thinking of moving to the Caribbean, there are many factors to consider: what kind of real estate are you looking for? What kind of area are you looking for? Are you looking for a remote enclave or a …

 Montserrat’s geothermal energy exploration project is moving forward. Preparations have begun for the drilling of what will be the island’s third geothermal well. Montserrat is dredging Port Plymouth in order to accommodate the arrival of the vessel transporting the drilling …

 Caribbean hotel occupancy continues to plummet this summer. The latest report from analytics firm STR showed the region’s hotel occupancy sliding to 70.8 percent in July, a 5.4 percent drop from the same month in 2015. That came after a …

 Puerto Rico will soon play host to a major real estate auction by John Dixon & Associates. The Sept. 10 auction will include more than 40 real estate properties in Puerto Rico, including residential, commercial, retail, multi-family and office properties. …

 The Itz’ana Resort and Residences in Belize is expanding its real estate offerings. The property in Placencia announced the addition of new beachfront inventory, with new options for one and two-bedroom villas directly on the beach. The move comes after …

 Delta Airlines is continuing its Caribbean expansion with a major increase in service to Cancun. The carrier will be launching new daily nonstop flights between New York-John F. Kennedy Airport and Cancun beginning Dec. 17. Delta also announced it would …

 Olympic gold medalist Monica Puig returned home to a big welcome this week to Puerto Rico, following her historic women’s singles tennis victory in Rio. Puig’s victory made her the first-ever Puerto Rican to win a gold medal for the …

 Southwest Airlines has received approval from the US Department of Transportation to launch new service between Los Angeles and Cancun, Mexico. The carrier has announced new twice-daily service between LA and Cancun, with flights scheduled to begin Dec. 4. That’s …

 Dominican republic-based air carrier Pawa Dominicana is continuing its regional expansion with new flights to Puerto Rico. The company, which launched last year, will begin operating flights between Santo Domingo and San Juan beginning Oct. 3. The carrier will be …

 The southern part of St Lucia is a raw, lush natural wonderland, from the peaks of the pitons to the heart of the rainforest. But there are beaches, too, tranquil stretches of sand like the one in the town of …

 The tiny Dutch-Caribbean territory of Bonaire is big with divers, who flock to its fish-filled waters, thriving coral reefs and 89 dive sites. And there’s plenty for landlubbers to enjoy as well (see our recommendations, here). But whether you dive …