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Building the Caribbean’s Best Tennis (And Pickleball) Courts

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If you’ve played tennis at a top Caribbean resort, chances are it was built by one company: Agile Courts, which has been building courts around the United States and the Caribbean for what is now a half century. Indeed, Agile […]


Small Caribbean Hotel of the Week: A Tiny All-Inclusive in Barbados 

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You may have an image of the “Platinum Coast” of Barbados: of champagne breakfasts, torch-lit beachfront cocktails in the evening; indulgent, colorful suites in view of the sea.  It’s all true — but particularly so at one of our favorite small […]


The Caribbean Travel Awards 2023

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If 2021 in the Caribbean was a year of recovery, 2022 has been a year of unmistakable, unprecedented rebirth. The Caribbean has never been hotter, with just about every destination nearing (or now exceeding) its pre-pandemic travel totals, and the […]


Barbados, Saudi Arabia to Deepen Tourism Cooperation 

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Barbados and Saudi Arabia are looking to deepen their cooperation on tourism, following the signing of several high-profile agreements this week.  Barbados Tourism Minister Ian Gooding-Edghill signed a Tourism Memorandum of Understanding with Saudi Arabia’s Minister of Tourism HE Ahmed […]

Barbados Has a New Tourism Minister 

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The island of Barbados has a new Minister of Tourism, following a cabinet reshuffle by Prime Minister Mia Mottley.  Mottley has appointed former Health Minister Ian Gooding-Edghill to the role, in which she succeeds former Tourism Minister Senator Lisa Cummins.  […]

This Top Barbados Adults-Only Resort Is Open Again 

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One of the top adults-only resorts in Barbados has officially reopened, Caribbean Journal has confirmed.  The Club, Barbados, Elite Island Resorts’ signature all-inclusive on the island, began welcoming back guests this week.  “The Club Barbados is now open,” the resort’s […]


Top Barbados All-Inclusive Resort Reopening This Week 

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One of the most beloved all-inclusive resorts in Barbados is celebrating its official reopening. The Club, Barbados Resort and Spa, part of the Elite Island Resorts portfolio of Caribbean resorts, is officially reopening on Oct. 15, the property confirmed this […]

Barbados Just Removed All of Its Travel Restrictions 

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Traveling to Barbados is now just as it was before the pandemic.  The island has officially lifted all of its travel health restrictions, the destination announced this week.  That means there are no more testing requirements for visiting Barbados, whether […]

New Book Explores the Ultimate Caribbean Bucket List

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A new book by veteran travel journalist and CJ contributor Bob Curley explores the ultimate Caribbean bucket list: 100 Things to Do in the Caribbean Before You Die.  The new book guides readers on ways to create timeless memories across […]


5 Secret Caribbean Beach Hotels to Try Right Now 

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There’s nothing like a Caribbean hotel that’s right on the sand.  There’s nothing standing between you and a blissful morning bobbing in the ocean, lazing at the edge of the waves, listening to the Caribbean’s original album.  Sure, you can […]

Chukka Caribbean Is Opening a New Attraction in Antigua 

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Jamaica-based nature adventure company CHUKKA Caribbean Adventure is expanding to Antigua.  The company is working with the government of Antigua and Barbuda and the Ministry of Tourism and Investments on a public-private partnership to develop, manage and operate a new […]

A Big Expansion for TUI in Barbados 

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TUI UK is undertaking a significant expansion for the Barbados market this winter.  The company will be “soaring above” the levels of its last full winter season, according to Barbados Tourism Minister Lisa Cummins.  That will mean more than 54,000 […]


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