This Top Chicago Restaurant Is Expanding to Paradise Island

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Since 2005, Carnival has been one of the top culinary hotspots in Chicago, with a mix of Pan-Latin fare and hand-crafted cocktails. Now it’s coming to The Bahamas.  The first-ever Caribbean outpost of Carnivale is opening next year at the […]


Silver Launches Two New Nonstop Flights to The Bahamas 

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They are two of the most popular destinations in The Bahamas right now: Eleuthera and Abaco, and now they are getting even easier to visit.  Silver Airways, which has a strong network of flights in both The Bahamas and the […]


Michael White’s Atlantis Paradise Island Eatery to Open This Summer  

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Another Michelin-star chef is opening an eatery at Atlantis, with the new Paranza opening its doors this summer.  Chef Michael White, whose Marea eatery won two Michelin stars and Al Fiori earned one star, joins a growing number of top […]


A Must-Visit Music Festival on Cat Island in The Bahamas 

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It’s the original musical art form of The Bahamas: Rake ’N Scrape, the percussive, energetic pulse of the 700-island archipelago.  The ingredients are simple: an accordion, a drum and a hand saw; the sound is bold and sonorous, a lively, […]

New Dive Festival Begins in The Bahamas

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There’s a new dive festival coming on one of the Caribbean’s top diving destinations: the island of San Salvador in The Bahamas. The inaugural Bahamas Dive Week on San Salvador runs May 6-13, part of a new diving push for […]

New Marina Hotel Project Breaks Ground in Exuma 

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Exuma is heating up, and now another new project has been announced on the island.  Great Exuma’s Hooper’s Bay will play host to a new project called The Marina at Hoopers Bay, which will feature 11 villas, a marina with […]


Caribbean Photo of the Week: Rainbow Bay, Eleuthera, The Bahamas

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The latest Caribbean Photo comes from Caribbean Journal reader Robin St. George, who sent in this lovely shot of Rainbow Bay Beach on the island of Eleuthera in The Bahamas. Have you taken a great photo in the Caribbean? Send […]

The Best Caribbean Resorts for Pickleball

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The popularity of pickleball — a hybrid of paddleball and tennis that’s less physically demanding than either but still packs plenty of competition — has been well-documented. An estimated 36.5 million Americans played pickleball between August 2021 and August 2022, […]

From Aruba to Punta Cana, Relaxing Hotels for a Stress-Free Caribbean Vacation 

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“Experiential travel” is one of the biggest buzz words in the industry right now, as more and more travelers look to get out beyond their hotel rooms, explore their destinations and immerse themselves in local destinations. We’ve always advocated for […]


Four Seasons Names New Bahamas Resort Manager, Executive Chef

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Four Seasons’ Ocean Club resort in The Bahamas has named a new resort manager, Caribbean Journal has learned.  The property has tapped Jose Ortiz as its new resort manager; Ortiz was most recently at the Four Seasons Resort and Residences […]

Another Star Chef Is Opening a Restaurant at The Bahamas’ Atlantis 

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The Bahamas’ Atlantis Paradise Island resort is quickly becoming one of the world’s top culinary destinations. The resort continues to attract superstar chefs from around the world, from Nobu Matsuhisa to Jose Andres and, more recently, Michael White.  Now, the […]

A New Way to Fly Private to The Bahamas 

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Leading luxury airline Tradewind Aviation is expanding, in what will be a major boost for those looking for private charters to The Bahamas.  Tradewind is opening a new aircraft base near Palm Beach, Fla in September, expanding on the airline’s […]


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