Month: October 2021


Antigua and Barbuda Takes the Stage in Dubai

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Antigua and Barbuda is making a high-profile tourism push in Dubai, with a display at the Expo Dubai 2020.  The destination has its own pavilion in the “Mobility” section of the expo, with displays of the country’s dramatic development in […]


The Four Seasons Nevis Has a New Executive Chef

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The Four Seasons Resort Nevis has named a new executive chief, Caribbean Journal has learned.  Four Seasons has tapped Picco Alapatt for the role, in which he will oversee the culinary teams and operations at the resort.  Alapatt most recently […]


Kempinski’s Caribbean Hotel Pipeline

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By Joe Pike, Special Contributor to CJI Kempinski Hotels first expanded to the Caribbean in 2017 in the form of the Gran Hotel Manzana Kempinski La Habana hotel in Cuba and they have been eyeing new destinations in the region […]


How to Travel to Antigua and Barbuda Right Now

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Antigua and Barbuda’s new travel rules have officially taken effect, so here’s what travelers need to know.  As of Oct. 1, all arriving passengers to Antigua and Barbuda will need a negative PCR test taken and received within four days […]

Swoop Is Launching Nonstop Flights to Punta Cana

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Canadian ultra-low-cost carrier Swoop is launching new nonstop flights to Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic.  The carrier will kick off its first-ever service from Toronto Pearson International Airport to Punta Cana International Airport beginning Dec. 5.  The flights will […]

Andy Roddick, James Blake to Headline Baha Mar Cup in The Bahamas

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Tennis greats including Andy Roddick and James Blake will be among the headliners at the return of the Baha Mar Cup charity tennis event in The Bahamas next month.  The second edition of the Baha Mar Cup will include a […]

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Major Caribbean Hotel Sold; Will Become a Marriott

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One of the signature hotels in Puerto Rico has been sold, Caribbean Journal has learned.  The Sheraton Old San Juan hotel in Puerto Rico has been acquired by Driftwood capital, the commercial real estate investment, development and lending platform.  The […]

This Saint Lucia All-Inclusive Resort Is Now Open

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One of the most popular all-inclusive resorts in Saint Lucia is back, Caribbean Journal has confirmed.  The St James’s Club Morgan Bay resort is officially open once again.  The property, just a short drive from both Rodney Bay and Saint […]

A Big Caribbean Presence at Miami’s Seatrade Cruise Conference

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There was no bigger presence at this past week’s Seatrade cruise industry conference in Miami than that of the Caribbean.  The collection of Caribbean cruise ports was the liveliest, most energetic center of the show, which is the leading global […]


Nigel Spence’s Perfect Pasta Recipe

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This recipe is a game-changer for weeknight dinners.  It looks and tastes as if you spent all day cooking it, but it actually is quite quick and simple.  It also solves the issue of what to do with a bumper […]

In Anegada, Finding the British Virgin Islands’ Bucket-List Hotel

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You’re perched above the dunes at the edge of the Caribbean, just you and the breeze and the frothing waves.  This is Anegada, the frontier of the British Virgin Islands and the island that’s the most closely-guarded secret in an […]

Air Canada Returns to Antigua and Barbuda

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Air Canada has returned to Antigua and Barbuda.  The carrier resumed its service between Toronto and Antigua on Oct. 3.  “We welcome Canadians back to our shores and are very pleased that Air Canada has decided to resume services from […]


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