Month: May 2021

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Hilton Just opened a New All-Inclusive in Playa del Carmen

 Hilton has expanded its all-inclusive portfolio in the Caribbean with a new resort in Playa del Carmen.  It’s called The Yucatan Resort Playa del Carmen, and it’s part of the Tapestry Collection by Hilton.  The adults-only hotel is owned by …

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Spirit Is Launching Another New Route to Cancun

 The Caribbean region’s fastest-growing airport is getting another new route this summer, Caribbean Journal has learned.  In July, low-cost carrier Spirit Airlines will launch new flights from New Orleans to Cancun.  The flights will be operating four times each week, …

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Puerto Morelos Beach Hotel Joins Preferred

 One of the hottest new hotels in Mexico has joined Preferred Hotels and Resorts’ LVX Collection, Caribbean Journal has learned.  The Fives Oceanfront, a 93-suite boutique hotel in the increasingly popular beach town of Puerto Morelos, is now part of …

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 Sandals Resorts International has completed the reopening of its two all-inclusive Barbados resorts: Sandals Barbados and Sandals Royal Barbados.  The two resorts officially relaunched this week, meaning the company has now reopened all of its resorts in the Caribbean, with …

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 The Bahamas and Jamaica are seeing significant jumps in flight bookings, according to a new report from CheapOair on U.S. traveler trends. The online travel agency’s report showed that The Bahamas and Jamaica have seen among the biggest increases in …

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 Alaska Airlines is set to launch its first-ever flights to the Caribbean with service to Belize.  The company will be announcing its Belize routes and scheduled when ticket sales launch in early June, the company said.  Flights will operate from …

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 The newest Relais & Chateaux resort in the Caribbean is in Turks and Caicos.  The Meridian Club Pine Cay, long one of the region’s top private-island resorts, has officially joined the culinary-focused hotel collection.  The 21-key hotel has 13 residences …

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 The Dominican Republic’s tourism sector continues to show strength, with strong growth in April, according to new data from the country’s Ministry of Tourism.  The country reported more than 327,000 visitors in April, a 7.5 percent increase compared to March …

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 Sugar Factory, the increasingly popular candy store, restaurant and bar, has opened its first-ever Caribbean location in The Bahamas.  The new Sugar Factory is now open at the Baha Mar resort complex on Cable Beach in Nassau.  The new outpost, …

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 The Dominican Republic’s hottest all-inclusive destination is set for another major resort: the Margaritaville Island Reserve Cap Cana, which is opening in October.  The resort is the second product of a partnership between Margaritaville and Karisma Hotels and Resorts, following …

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 Hilton Hotels has opened its newest hotel in the tallest building in Costa Rica.  The new Hilton San Jose La Sabana is set in the capital’s Leumi Business Center, a 38-story tower in the up-and-coming Samana Norte neighborhood of San …

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 Demand for Caribbean vacations is strengthening, according to a new report from travel firm Kayak.  Of the top 10 most-searched-for destinations on Kayak’s platforms open to U.S. tourists, five are in the Caribbean.  That includes Cancun, Punta Cana, Montego Bay, …

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 The signature resort in the island of St Croix is joining Wyndham Hotels and Resorts, Caribbean Journal has learned.  The historic Buccaneer Beach and Golf Resort will be converting to Wyndham’s Trademark Collection, the company confirmed this week.  The Buccaneer …

antigua barbuda summer playlist

 It’s the sound of Antigua and Barbuda.  A new playlist launched by the Antigua and Barbuda Tourism Authority gives you a chance to experience the twin-island beach destination even if you’re still at home.  The new DJ Playlist is all …