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Bahamas Kicks Off Virtual Romance Expo

 The Bahamas is set to gather more than 1,300 attendees for the next phase of its virtual romance expo, “From The Bahamas With Love.” This year’s edition of the country’s annual romance expo has gone virtual, with the next event …

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Caribbean Photo of the Week: Sosua, Dominican Republic

 The latest Caribbean Photo comes from Caribbean Journal reader Ines Corona-Diaz, who sent in this lovely shot of the town of Sosua in the Dominican Republic.  Have you taken a great photo in the Caribbean? Send it to news@caribjournal.com with …

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In Jamaica, the Caribbean’s Ultimate Swim-Up Suites

 What is a “rondoval”? The dictionary description of the word this marketing term comes from, “rondavel,” a round Southern African building with a peaked roof, but at the Sandals South Coast resort in Jamaica, it might just be called the …

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turks and caicos usvi demand

 Turks and Caicos and the United States Virgin Islands are seeing a surge in travel demand, according to a new report from insurance aggregator Squaremouth.  According to the company’s latest research, Turks and Caicos has seen more year over year …

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 The Moorings has debuted its newest catamaran for its fleet in the Caribbean and beyond.  The new Moorings 4200 from Robertson and Caine is a 41’ 7’’ three-cabin catamaran that draws much of its design from the Moorings 5000.  For …

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jamaica all-inclusive beaches

 Sandals Resorts International has reopened its Beaches Ocho Rios resort in Jamaica, Caribbean Journal has learned.  The reopening of the  family-friendly all-inclusive resort means Beaches has now reopened all three of its properties in the Caribbean, including Beaches Turks and …

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 Hyatt’s Unbound Collection, one of the company’s independent hotel collections, is expanding to Panama, Caribbean Journal has learned.  The company will be debuting its first Unbound Collection by Hyatt in Panama City with the Hotel La Compañia.  The new property …

grand bahama ferry

 Balearia Caribbean has relaunched its ferry service between Fort Lauderdale and the island of Grand Bahama in The Bahamas, Caribbean Journal has learned.  The ferry is operating twice weekly from Fort Lauderdale to Grand Bahama, with service on Sundays and …

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 American Airlines has added another new route to the Turks and Caicos Islands, Caribbean Journal has learned.  The carrier has kicked off its newest route to the British Overseas Territory with new flights from Chicago O’Hare to Providenciales.  The flight …

caribbean planetarium statia

 The tiny Dutch Caribbean island of Statia has debuted a first for the region: a planetarium.  The project is the brainchild of the University of Amsterdam’s Jaap Vreling, who launched a mobile planetarium project across The Netherlands in 2010, traveling …

aruba workation response

 The island of Aruba is reporting a strong response to its “workation” program, which targets remote workers looking to stay on the island for up to three months.  The program includes special rates at a variety of hotels and accommodation …

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caribbean construction recruiting

 Even amid the pandemic, the Caribbean construction industry is ploughing ahead, with more and more projects underway, particularly hotel projects. And that means it’s more important than ever to find the right people for the right jobs. The same is …

jamaica travel protocols updated

 Jamaica has updated its travel protocols, narrowing the testing window for incoming travelers, Caribbean Journal has learned. Travelers to Jamaica now need to present a negative PCR or antigen test result within three days before arriving in Jamaica. That’s a …

dominican republic curacao flights

 Curaçao-based airline startup Jetair has launched its third route in the Caribbean, Caribbean Journal has learned. The carrier kicked off its new flights between Curaçao and Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic this week, with one weekly flight on Sundays between the …