best caribbean islands 2021
Galley Bay in Antigua.
News

Antigua and Barbuda’s Big Tourism Conference

By: Caribbean Journal Staff - June 18, 2019

By the Caribbean Journal staff

Antigua and Barbuda is set to hold its annual Showcase Antigua and Barbuda event, the destination’s leading travel trade show.

Now in its sixth year, the event aims to increase tourism business from Antigua and Barbuda’s main source markets in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Europe, Latin America and the Caribbean region.

More than 100 delegates have already signed on, including 80 suppliers of excursions, restaurants, hotels and DMCs.

Buyers set to arrive include executives from Expedia Group, Apple Leisure Group, Tripadvisor, Air Caanda, British Airways and Virgin Holidays, among others.

“Showcase Antigua Barbuda allows us to wow our travel trade partners, by introducing them to the amazing sights, sounds and tastes of Antigua and Barbuda over a whirlwind two days,” said Colin C. James, CEO of the Antigua and Barbuda Tourism Authority.

— CJ

Popular Posts belize hotel mayan world

At the Falling Leaves Lodge in Belize, a Portal to the Maya World

SAN IGNACIO — There has been some form of settlement on this site for more than 3,000 years, here on a leafy hill above the town of San Ignacio, Belize. In other words, this is no ordinary hill. This is Cahal Pech, […]


In San Ignacio, Belize, The Art of Adventure (And Pupusas)

pupusas belize

The sizzle is calling you. In the early morning, corn tortillas stuffed with cheese and beans and meat sing a particularly strong siren song.  It could be that perfect blend of dough and heat, or the aroma. It might just […]


Delta Is Adding More Nonstop Curacao Flights, Citing “Booming Demand”  

the beach at the avila hotel in curacao

Curacao is hotter than ever, with a wave of new hotels and record-breaking tourism numbers. And just a few months after Delta made its long-awaited return to the island, the carrier is adding even more flights.  The reason? What Delta […]


Related Posts belize photo caribbean colorful sky yellow and pink

Caribbean Photo of the Week: A Colorful Sky in Belize City

The latest Caribbean Photo comes from Caribbean Journal reader Beat Muller, who sent in this stunning shot of a colorful sky in Belize City, Belize. Have you taken a great photo in the Caribbean? Send it to news@caribjournal.com with CPOTW […]


Why Zemi Beach House Is the Best Resort in Anguilla Right Now 

the beach on Shoal Bay with palm trees

It feels like Damian is reading our minds. Whatever we need, whether a fruit skewer or a perfectly-timed rum punch, just seems to appear out of thin air.  The wonderfully attentive Damian is part of the team at Zemi Beach […]


A New Way to Fly From Europe to the Dominican Republic

air europa

It’s no secret that the vast majority of travelers to the Dominican Republic come from the United States and Canada, mostly drawn by the country’s overwhelming number of large all-inclusive resorts.  It’s a formula for success that has shown no […]


SUBSCRIBE!

Sign up for Caribbean Journal's free newsletter for a daily dose of beaches, hotels, rum and the best Caribbean travel information on the net.


No. Thank You