Month: October 2021


A New Executive Chef at the Grand Residences Riviera Cancun

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The Grand Residences Riviera Cancun, one of the leading luxury resorts in Mexico, has named a new executive chef.  The 144-suite Puerto Morelos property, which is part of Wyndham’s new Registry Collection, has named Guide de la Mora to the […]


As Vaccination Rates Rise, Antigua Expands Tourism Opening

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Antigua and Barbuda has expanded its tourism opening with local vaccination rates continuing to rise.  The twin-island country has eased on-island restrictions, meaning “visitors can look forward to enjoying some newly re-opened tourism experiences,” according to a statement from the […]

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St Regis Los Cabos Residences Top $40 Million in Sales

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The highly-anticipated Residences at the St Regis Los Cabos project has topped $40 million in sales so far, Caribbean Journal Invest has learned.  Sales at the Mexico project are being led by Waypoint Resort Real Estate; the project only launched […]


Air Canada Is Launching Flights to Exuma in The Bahamas

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Air Canada is set to launch nonstop flights from Toronto to Exuma in The Bahamas this winter, Caribbean Journal has learned.  Air Canada Vacations will be operating nonstop flights from Toronto to George Town once weekly on Sundays, with service […]

The Saba Rock Resort Is Back in The British Virgin Islands

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It’s back.  The long-awaited return of the beloved Saba Rock private-island resort in The British Virgin Islands is here.  The boutique private island resort officially reopened this week in the heart of the North Sound of Virgin Gorda.  “Our doors […]

Virgin Voyages Makes First Sailing to The Bahamas

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Richard Branson’s new Virgin Voyages cruise line has arrived in The Bahamas.  The company’s new Scarlet Lady cruise ship made its first call on the island of Bimini in The Bahamas this week, with a stop at the Beach Club […]


Princess Cruises Relaunches Another Ship

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Princess Cruises has relaunched another ship, with the return of the Emerald Princess cruise ship.  Emerald Princess departed this week from the Port of Los Angeles for a 15-day Panama Canal crossing concluding in Fort Lauderdale.  “Princess has been a […]

What's Next for Four Seasons in the Caribbean?

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By Joe Pike, Special Contributor to CJI Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts is no stranger to the residential resort market, having operated in the space for more than 25 years. And now that experience is proving to be beneficial as […]

The Caribbean’s Top Rum Festival Is Back

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A master class in rare bottlings of Jamaican rum. A rum-and-cigar pairing with Davidoff. A blind-tasting competition of the Caribbean’s most sought-after rums. A journey through the world of the Rhum Agricole of Martinique and Guadeloupe.  It’s the Caribbean’s leading […]


Two More Saint Lucia Resorts Reopen

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A pair of sister resorts in Saint Lucia have reopened their doors for the season.  Saint Lucia’s Rendezvous and BodyHoliday resorts are open again and welcoming back guests, the properties confirmed to Caribbean Journal.  Both are part of the Sunswept […]

Bahia Principe to Reopen More Dominican Republic Hotels

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All-inclusive brand Bahia Principe is opening another six of its hotels in the Dominican Republic and Mexico, the company said this week.  Five of the properties are in the Dominican Republic, along with one other hotel in Mexico, according to […]

This Top Barbados All-Inclusive Resort Is Open

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The Club, Barbados, one of the island’s top all-inclusive resorts, is officially open again.  The resort has reopened under parent company Elite Island Resorts’ vaccination policy, which requires proof of vaccination for all guests 16 and over.  “We’re open, and […]


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