Month: January 2017


Grand Bahama’s Viva Wyndham Fortuna Beach Completes Renovation

Viva Wyndham Fortuna Beach

The Viva Wyndham Fortuna Beach in Freeport, Grand Bahama has completed extensive renovations, the property announced. The project entailed upgrades to the resort’s dining experiences, guest rooms, pool area, gym and common areas. The resort, which includes four restaurants, a […]


25 Caribbean Destinations to Visit in 2017

Caribbean destinations to visit in 2017.

Our annual Where to Travel list isn’t about the Caribbean you know. It’s about the Caribbean you have yet to discover. This is all about the places you may have never thought about, destinations that will fascinate you and move you; […]


A New Estate House at Jumby Bay

Antigua’s Jumby Bay resort has reopened its signature Estate House bar and restaurant. The new look is the product of a $6 million restoration of the circa-1830 structure, the oldest building on the Jumby Bay island. The design scheme “combines […]


A New All-Suite Hotel in the Dominican Republic

All Suite Hotel

There’s a new all-suite hotel in one of the Caribbean’s all-inclusive hubs. The Hotel Majestic Mirage, located in the area of Arena Gorda, has officially opened its doors. The property includes a total of 511 one-bedroom suites with Jacuzzis, the […]

Levera Beach Resort Project Begins Construction in Grenada

Construction has begun in earnest at the highly-anticipated Levera Beach Resort project in Grenada, following a ground-breaking ceremony last month. The resort is reporting that building work is “well underway,” with the first one-bedroom unit already 40 percent complete, according […]

The Best Sandy Places to Stay in the British Virgin Islands

BVI Beach Resorts

Renowned for sailing, snorkeling and some of the world’s best beach bars, the British Virgin Islands enchant with a string of roughly 60 pieces of Paradise spread across 56 square-miles of Caribbean blue. And even with the closure of venerable […]


Vote for the Best Luxury Hotel in the Caribbean - 2017

Luxury Hotel

What’s the best luxury hotel in the Caribbean? We’re asking you, Caribbean Journal readers to chime in with the 2017 Readers’ Choice Award for the Best Luxury Hotel in the Caribbean. We’ve nominated 30 hotels from around the Caribbean (along with […]

Southwest Airlines Launching New Nonstop Caribbean Flights

Southwest Airlines is planning a major expansion of flights to the Caribbean, the carrier announced this week. The new flights are highlighted by the planned June launch of daily flights from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport to Grand Cayman’s Owen Roberts […]

VIDEO: A Moment on Flamands Beach in St. Barth


It’s home to one of the most luxurious resorts in the Caribbean: the Cheval Blanc St. Barth Isle de France, the only LVMH hotel in the Caribbean. But Flamands Beach is equally magnificent, a stretch of white sand beach and […]


The 10 Best Hotels in St. Maarten

The best hotels in St. Maarten.

Although it’s a busy gateway to the farther reaches of the Caribbean, St. Maarten (the Dutch side of the island) certainly merits more than a quick fly-by. Spend a few days here and you’re sure to be impressed by the […]

VIDEO: Checking in to the Grand Residences Riviera Cancun

It’s one of our favorite hotels in the Caribbean: the Grand Residences Riviera Cancun, the luxury resort just outside the charming village of Puerto Morelos on the Caribbean coast of Mexico. The Leading Hotels of the World property with has […]

Manny Pacquiao Visits Cayman Islands

Boxing legend Manny Pacquiao visited the Cayman Islands this week to launch a major new sports project in Grand Cayman. The event is part of the first phase of a large-scale redevelopment of the Haig Bodden Playing Field, which is […]


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