Month: October 2021


Martinique Has a New Tourism Commissioner

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The French Caribbean island of Martinique has named a new Tourism Commissioner, Caribbean Journal has learned.   The Martinique Tourism Authority has tapped Benedicte de Geronimo to the role.  Di Geronimo, a graduate of the Sorbonne in Paris, is working […]

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St Regis Is Opening Another New Caribbean Resort

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St Regis is planning to open another new resort in the Caribbean, Caribbean Journal has learned.  With the new St Regis Cap Cana already under construction in the Dominican Republic, the luxury brand has announced it also be opening a […]


American Airlines Is Adding More Flights to Grenada

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American Airlines is ramping up its flights to Grenada for the upcoming winter season, Caribbean Journal has learned.  Right now, American operates two weekly flights between Miami International Airport and Grenada’s Maurice Bishop International Airport, with service on Wednesdays and […]


The Caribbean Island of Montserrat Is Now Open to Vaccinated Travelers

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The tiny Caribbean island of Montserrat is now open to fully vaccinated visitors, albeit with a strict five-day quarantine requirement.  The island set southwest of Antigua officially reopened its borders at the beginning of this month.  So what do travelers […]

Bahamas Continues Hotel Investment Push

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The Bahamas is continuing its push to court new hotel investment in the country.  The latest effort was its participation in the 25th Annual International African American Hotel Ownership & Investment Summit & Trade Show.  The NABHOOD’s mission is to […]

Caribbean Tourism Continues to Outperform the Rest of the World

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Caribbean tourism continues to outperform the rest of the global travel industry, according to newly-released data from the Barbados-based Caribbean Tourism Organization.  International tourist arrivals to the Caribbean totaled 6.6 million in the first of 2021.  That represented a 12 […]

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How to Buy Your Own Caribbean Overwater Bungalow

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A new Six Senses is set to come to the Caribbean, anchored by one of the hottest trend in the region: overwater bungalows.  In what would be the second Six Senses in the region (joining the in-construction Six Senses Grenada), […]

The Caribbean’s Legendary Bitter End Yacht Club Is Rising Again

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Before the storm, it was a Caribbean Mecca.  And then Hurricane Irma came to the British Virgin Islands, and Virgin Gorda’s legendary Bitter End Yacht Club was no more.  But now, after four years of hard work, the Bitter End […]

US Virgin Islands Urging Caribbean Cruise Collaboration

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US Virgin Islands Tourism Commissioner Joseph Boschulte is calling on the region to deepen its collaboration in the cruise industry.  Boschulte, who was speaking at the recent Seatrade Cruise Global conference in Miami, said it was essential for Caribbean destinations […]


Dominican Republic Tourism Just Set an All-Time Record

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The Dominican Republic just set an all-time tourism record, Caribbean Journal has learned. Last month was the best September for tourist arrivals in the history fo the country — with more visitors than in high-powered years like 2018 and 2019.  […]

St Kitts Reduces “Vacation in Place” Requirement to Just 24 Hours

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In a major move for travelers, St Kitts has reduced its “vacation in place” hotel quarantine requirement to just 24 hours, Caribbean Journal has learned.  Within 24 hours upon arrival in St Kitts, travelers staying at an approved tourist accommodation […]

British Airways to Relaunch Cancun Flights

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British Airways is set to relaunch its service to Cancun in the Mexican Caribbean, Caribbean Journal has learned.  The announcement comes after the United Kingdom removed a number of countries from its “red list.” British Airways will be operating daily […]


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