Month: April 2021

Bahamas Sandals All-Inclusive

Sandals Planning Renovation at Bahamas All-Inclusive Resort

 Sandals Resorts International is planning a major renovation at its Sandals Royal Bahamian resort in Nassau, Caribbean Journal has learned.  The property will undergo a multimillion-dollar renovation project ahead of its planned November 4 reopening, according to the company.  The …

jetblue guatemala flights

JetBlue Launches First-Ever Flights to Guatemala

 JetBlue Airways has kicked off its first-ever service to Guatemala City, Caribbean Journal has learned.  The carrier is now operating daily service between New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport and Guatemala’s La Aurora International Airport.  It’s the only daily …

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Another Private Island Sold in The Bahamas

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bahamas frontier airlines

 Fast-expanding low-cost carrier Frontier Airlines is adding another new destination in the Caribbean, Caribbean Journal has learned. The carrier will begin operating nonstop flights from Miami to Nassau, The Bahamas starting this summer. The new route, the carrier’s latest out …

saint lucia hotel association president

 The Saint Lucia Hotel and Tourism Association has named a new president, Caribbean Journal has learned.  The SLHTA has appointed Paul Collymore to the role; Collymore is the general manager at The Landings Resort and Spa in Saint Lucia.  Collymore …

barbados real estate golf project

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caribbean hotel build

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british virgin islands ferry service

 Ferry service is back in the Virgin Islands.  The British Virgin Islands has officially reopened its seaports to scheduled ferry service, the destination announced Thursday.  That means regular ferry service will now be operating between Road Town, Tortola and St …

all-inclusive st croix adults-only

 St Croix’s only all-inclsuive is making a comeback as a new kind of resort, Caribbean Journal has learned.  The Divi Carina Bay all-inclusive resort is slated to reopen in October 2021, according to Divi Resorts.  And when it does, it …

puerto rico air traffic rebound

 Air traffic to Puerto Rico continues to rebound, according to ASUR, the parent company of San Juan’s Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport.  Passenger traffic in San Juan was 751,974 in March, which actually represented a 42.9 percent increase compared to …

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 With Spring in the air, we tend to lighten up on the heavy winter meals to shed those pounds in anticipation of the great unveiling of the summer fashion and the body that fits in them. I start leaning heavily …

puerto rico marriott hotel

 Marriott has opened its second Aloft hotel in the Caribbean – the new Aloft Ponce in Puerto Rico’s second city.  The new Aloft Ponce has a total of 152 guest rooms, with amenities like 55-inch flatscreen tVs, Bliss Spa toiletries and …

Dominican Republic American Airlines

 American Airlines has named a new Vice President of international operations, Caribbean Journal has learned.  The carrier has taped Jose Freig for the role; Freig had most recently been serving as managing director for Latin America and the Caribbean. “It …

guatemala frontier flights

 Frontier Airlines has launched another new route to the region out of Miami.  The low-cost carrier has kicked off its first-ever nonstop service from Miami to Guatemala City, with twice-weekly service.  “The start of new nonstop service between Miami and Guatemala City …

turks and caicos strand

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barbados travel protocols new

 Barbados is launching a new set of travel protocols in May, Caribbean Journal has learned.  That includes a series of changes applying to fully vaccinated travelers, set to take effect May 8.  The country has approved the AstraZeneca, Moderna, Pfizer …

turks and caicos concierge

 To help travelers navigate the increasingly complicated world of pandemic travel, one Turks and Caicos resort has added its own pre-travel concierge service.  Turks and Caicos’ Ocean Club Resorts has launched pre-travel concierge service to help guests in the process …