Month: April 2017


St. Lucia Planning Major Tourism Investment Push

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The island of St. Lucia is looking to make itself one of the more attractive places to invest in tourism in the Caribbean. The country is currently in the process of repositioning its tourism sector to “create a favorable environment […]


Jamaica’s Dunn’s River Falls Now Has a Water Park

The popular Dunn’s River Falls attraction in Ocho Rios, Jamaica has unveiled some upgrades, led by a major new water park. That includes the recent addition of a new theme park project called Central Gardens, according to Michael Belnavis, chairman […]


Why Cory Booker Went to Puerto Rico

United States Senator Cory Booker visited Puerto Rico at the end of last week for a trip highlighted by a meeting with the island’s new Governor, Ricardo Rossello. During the meeting, Rossello urged Booker, a Democratic senator from New Jersey and […]


Is This Jamaica's Next Tourism Mecca?

Jamaica has big plans for the north-coast city of Falmouth, according to Prime Minister Andrew Holness. Jamaica’s government intends to put a major focus on the development of the town, home to a Royal Caribbean cruise port and perhaps the […]

Gary Player’s New Caribbean Course

There’s a new destination on the radar of golfers: Honduras. The long-under-the-radar Caribbean coastal destination has recently gotten a major boost thanks to the debut of a major new golf course designed by golfing legend Gary Player. The Indura Golf […]

Grenada Is Expecting a Cruise Surge

Grenada is expecting a major surge in cruise passenger arrivals over the next two years, according to the Grenada Tourism Authority. The GTA recently attended the Seatrade Cruise Global conference in Fort Lauderdale, with a delegation led by Tourism Minister […]

Reader Photos

Caribbean Photo of the Week: The Clear Water of Abaco

The latest Caribbean Photo comes from Caribbean Journal reader Christine Bohler, who sent in this beautiful shot from the clear water of Treasure Cay, Abaco. Have you taken a great photo in the Caribbean? Send it to news@caribjournal.com with CPOTW […]


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