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From The Bahamas to Aruba, 7 Tiny Caribbean Hotels to Try

 The travel industry has changed in more ways than we can count, but it’s also put that much more emphasis on the decision of where to stay.  There’s so much more thought that goes into the choice of accommodation, and …

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Why AMResorts Is Bullish on Curacao and Cozumel

 During our recent visit to the Riviera Maya, Mexico, Caribbean Journal (CJ) sat down with a couple of top AMResorts executives to see what flights were expected to help the all-inclusive company cut its losses during the pandemic. As part …

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Caribbean Photo of the Week: Little Bay, St Maarten

 The latest Caribbean Photo comes from Caribbean Journal reader Bradley Ollivierre, who sent in this lovely shot of Little Bay on the island of St Maarten.  Have you taken a great photo in the Caribbean? Send it to news@caribjournal.com with …

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 One of Antigua’s most popular all-inclusive hotels is back, Caribbean Journal has learned.  The adults-only Pineapple Beach Club, part of the Elite Island Resorts collection, is open and welcoming back guests.  The property, set on a quarter mile of white-sand …

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 One of the top hotels on Harbour Island in The Bahamas has expanded with a new villa offering.  The island’s Rock House hotel has launched the new “Rock House Rental Villa,” a fully-staffed private villa for couples and families.  While …

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 Anguilla has named a new director of tourism, the island’s tourist board announced.  The destination has tapped tourism veteran Stacy Liburd to the role, in a move that took effect Jan. 4.  “We have put together a very strong Board …

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 The SoCo Hotel company is expanding with a new resort in Saint Lucia, Caribbean Journal has learned.  The company, whose first hotel was in Barbados, will debut a new all-inclusive in Saint Lucia on May 1, according to a SoCo …

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 Sonesta Resorts St Maarten has launched a new rapid-testing program for guests, the company told Caribbean Journal.  The property, which is comprised of the adults-only Sonesta Ocean Point and the family-friendly Sonesta Maho Beach Resort, will offer Abbott PAnbio rapid …

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 The Bahamas recently launched its BEATS, or Bahamas Extended Access Travel Stay, which allows visitors to live and work remotely in the country for up to a year.  And now a host of properties in Grand Bahama have launched special …

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 The past year has changed a lot about the travel industry. What hasn’t changed is the world’s love affair with the Caribbean — and while intrepid travelers have already been returning to the region’s shores, demand (and arrival numbers) are expected …

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 With the recent rise fo remote work, more and more Caribbean destinations are courting longer-term visitors to take their “mobile” office with them.  But one Caribbean hotel is taking things a step further — they’ll even give you an office …

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 Caribbean Airlines has announced the suspension of all of its flights to Havana, Cuba. The move took immediate effect this week, and will be in place “until further notice,” according to a statement from the Trinidad-based company.  The move comes …

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 By Joe Pike, Special Contributor  The Caribbean is mourning one of the titan’s of the region’s tourism industry, with the passing of Gordon “Butch” Stewart, the founder and chairman of Sandals Resorts International.  Stewart was 79. Stewart was known for …

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 St Kitts and Nevis has extended its suspension of service from the United Kingdom until Jan. 16, 2021. International travelers who arrive from the U.K. will be required to quarantine at their hotel for the duration of their stay in …

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 The Four Seasons Resort and Residences Anguilla has named a new general manager, the property announced this week.  The Anguilla luxury resort has tapped Diego Angarita for the role.  Angarita, a native of Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, is returning to the …

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 Now in its ninth year, CJ’s Cool List has always sought to inspire different kinds of getaways — to hotels with personality, with purpose. And the latest edition is a journey through a diverse portfolio of places to stay, from mountain …