Month: December 2020

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Anguilla’s Zemi Beach House Is Open Again

 One of Anguilla’s top hotels has completed its comeback. The island’s Zemi Beach House resort officially relaunched this week on Anguilla’s Shoal Bay Beach.  The property’s amenities are all available, from it signature Thai House Spa to the Rhum Room, …

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Planet Hollywood Cancun Planning January 2021 Debut

 The new Planet Hollywood Beach Resort Cancun has pushed its opening to January 29, 2021, a spokesperson for the company told Caribbean Journal.  The all-inclusive resort had been slated to debut on Dec. 15.  The resort will be set in …

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Jamaica: “Cautious Optimism” for Tourism Recovery

 The peak tourist season is now underway in Jamaica, and the country’s tourism officials are expressing “cautious optimism” that the industry will continue to experience a recovery.  More than 4,000 passengers arrived in Jamaica on Dec. 12, the highest daily …

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 That next trip.  Maybe it’s for a holiday, maybe it’s for a family reunion, maybe it’s an annual tradition.  That next trip, that vacation to plan for, to dream about; it’s one of the greatest antidotes to creeping monotony in …

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 JetBlue just launched its first-ever flights to Guyana, Caribbean Journal has confirmed. The new service is operating four times each week between New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport and Guyana’s Cheddi Jagan International Airport.  “JetBlue’s arrival in Guyana introduces …

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 A new hotel has joined St Kitts and Nevis’ portfolio of properties approved for international travelers: the Golden Rock Inn in Nevis.  The charming boutique hotel is now one of eight St Kitts and Nevis hotels approved for travelers, along …

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 Another new hotel has opened its doors in the Dominican Republic’s tourism hub of Punta Cana, Caribbean Journal has learned.  The new Serenade Punta Cana launched its soft opening this week on Cabeza de Toro Beach.  The destination’s newest all-inclusive …

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 The Mexican Caribbean has seen some of the strongest travel demand of any regional destination amid the pandemic, leading to a surge in both route resumptions and new routes.  The latter now includes another launch, with Southwest Airlines’ announcement that …

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 The Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association has an optimistic outlook for the recovery of the region’s tourism sector, according to new CHTA President Pablo Jose Torres Sojo.  Torres, who was speaking during a series of presentations to travel and tourism …

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 Bob Marley would have been 75 years old this year, and while the reggae legend’s life was tragically cut short, his oldest son, Ziggy, has not only carried on his father’s musical legacy but his quest to make the world …

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 The latest Caribbean Photo comes from Caribbean Journal reader Claudia Khoukaz, who sent in this stunning shot of a flamingo at Renaissance Island in Aruba.  Have you taken a great photo in the Caribbean?  Send it to news@caribjournal.com with CPOTW …

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 Fort Lauderdale-based Aztec Airways, which has long been one of the leading small airlines to The Bahamas, is expanding.  The company is getting a $5 million commitment from a company called MSM AAV that will include the purchase of additional …

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 The Atlantis Paradise Island megaresort in The Bahamas has completed its comeback, Caribbean Journal has learned.  The Paradise Island institution officially reopened its doors to visitors this week after having been closed amid the pandemic.  “We are elated to announce …

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 Marriott International is opening its first-ever hotel in Tulum, Mexico, with the planned debut of the Aloft Tulum, Caribbean Journal has learned. The 140-room-and-suite property, which will be managed by Highgate Hotels, is slated to debut in February 2021.  “Tulum …

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 Sunwing is relaunching its flight service to Cuba on Dec. 13, Caribbean Journal has learned.  The Canadian travel giant will relaunch Cuba flights with weekly service from Toronto and Montreal to Cuba’s beach vacation hub of Varadero.  Both the Toronto …

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