Month: January 2021

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A New Beach Club in Puerto Vallarta

 Mexico’s Velas Resorts has opened its newest venture in the country: an adults-only beach club.  The new Tau Beach Club, which is open to the public, is set within the Marina Vallarta development, with a lineup of services and amenities.  …

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Fort Lauderdale-Grand Bahama Ferry Service Is Returning

 Ferry service between Florida and Grand Bahama is returning, Caribbean Journal has learned.  Ferry operator Balearia Caribbean will be relaunching its ferry service between Fort Lauderdale’s Port Everglades and Freeport, Grand Bahama on Feb. 11.  During the first phase, the …

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The Ritz-Carlton, St Thomas Is Back and Better Than Ever

 It’s just past five o’clock in the infinity pool, where the view stretches endlessly toward the towering hills of St John.  And then you turn around for a moment and the view is a different kind of beautiful, up the …

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 The latest Caribbean Photo comes from Caribbean Journal reader James Schoenig, who sent in this lovely photo of Jolly Harbour in Antigua.  Have you taken a great photo in the Caribbean? Send it to news@caribjournal.com with CPOTW in the subject …

st martin secrets delays

 The Secrets St Martin all-inclusive resort has delayed its reopening, Caribbean Journal has learned.  The new all-inclusive resort in St Martin, which has been slated to reopen on Jan. 29, will now be reopening on March 1.  The company confirmed …

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 Business travelers are more likely than vacationers to stay “in town” on most Caribbean islands. But if you’re looking for a different travel experience than the usual resort stay, there are few better destinations than downtown Christiansted, St Croix. With …

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 Balearia Caribbean is planning to relaunch its Bahamas ferry service on Feb. 10, according to the company.  The service will operate between Port Everglades in Fort Lauderdale and the island of Bimini.  Service will run on Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays, …

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 Another hotel in St Kitts and Nevis has been approved for international travelers, Caribbean Journal has learned.  The luxe Montpelier Plantation and Beach hotel in Nevis is now one of eight hotels in St Kitts and Nevis approved for international …

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 Planet Hollywood has officially opened its first-ever all-inclusive resort in the wider Caribbean with the debut o the new Planet Hollywood Beach Resort Cancun.  The property is set in increasingly popular Costa Mujeres, a destination often dubbed the “New Cancun,” …

bermuda chief marketing

 The Bermuda Tourism Authority has tapped former Nassau Paradise Island executive Douglas Trueblood as its new chief sales and marketing officer.  Trueblood had most recently served as senior Vice President of marketing for the Nassau Paradise Island Promotion Board in …

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 Three of the top hotels in Turks and Caicos have added testing sites for travelers, Caribbean Journal has learned.  The Shore Club, The Palms and The Sands, all Hartling Group Resorts, have added designated rapid-testing locations.  Testing is complimentary for …

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 It’s just you and the most beautiful pool in The Bahamas, sipping on a Goombay Smash, surrounded by the towering palm trees of the hills of Old Nassau.  Dinner’s a few hours away, with a Chateaubriand on the outdoor menu, …

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 Turks and Caicos has expanded its testing capacity for travelers who need to meet the CDC’s new requirements.  The destination says it has “exponentially increased” its testing facilities in response to the new CDC order, which requires all travelers returning …

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cozumel hotels testing

 Almost two dozen hotels on the Mexican island of Cozumel have partnered to provide guests with testing to meet the new CDC requirements that mandate a negative test within 72 hour before travel for everyone returning to the United States. …

british virgin islands resort comeback

 One of the most beloved resorts in the British Virgin Islands is making a comeback.  The Saba Rock resort, set on an island in the North Sound of Virgin Gorda, will be opening this spring following a complete rebuild.  The …

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