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Tropic Ocean Airways Relaunching Flights From Miami Seaplane Base

 Tropic Ocean Airways is relaunching outbound flights from the Miami Seaplane Base, Caribbean Journal has learned.  That means travelers on the carrier be able to take off from the stunning location on Watson Island just off the coast of downtown …

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New Chairman of Turks and Caicos Tourist Board 

 The Turks and Caicos Tourist Board has a new chairman, Caribbean Journal has learned.  The board has announced the appointment of Caesar Campbell to the role, it confirmed this week.  “Caesar Campbell is uniquely qualified to Chair our Tourist Board,” …

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The Caribbean’s Newest Reggae Hit Is a Love Letter to Antigua 

 Caribbean all-inclusive brand Elite Island Resorts has partnered with reggae legend Causion on a major new musical tribute to the island of Antigua.  The song, Antigua Me Come From, is a common phrase of identity and heritage for Antiguans; a …

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bahamas atlantis concierge

 The Bahamas’ Atlantis Paradise Island resort has debuted a new bespoke concierge program for guests.  It’s called Sapphire Services, and it aims to provide guests with “as many opportunities and chances to pursue the wanderlust of all of The Bahamas.” …

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 The Martinique Tourism Authority has appointed a new Deputy Director of the Americas, Caribbean Journal has learned.  The MTA has tapped Karine Roy-Camille, a former president of the Martinique Tourism Authority, the the role, in which she will help “ensure …

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bahamas pineapple festival

 The Caribbean’s “sweetest” festival is coming back for 2022.  The popular Pineapple Festival in Eleuthera will run June 3-4 on the island of Eleuthera, the heart of the country’s pineapple industry.  After a pandemic hiatus, the event is back this …

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 Jamaica is considering developing a fourth International airport in the country, according to Jamaica Prime Minister Andrew Holness.  The country’s government intends to pursue the Vernamfield Aerodrome as a fit for a potential international airport.  Vernamfield is located Clarendon on …

jamaica miami frontier

 Frontier Airlines has launched its newest nonstop service to Jamaica, a new route from Miami to Kingston.  The new service is operating three times each week, with flights on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays.  It’s part of Frontier’s growing presence at …

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 The latest Caribbean Photo comes from Caribbean Journal readers Mike and Dawn Weirich, who sent in this stunning shot just before sunset at Cupecoy Beach in St Maarten. Have you taken a great photo in the Caribbean? Send it to …

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 It’s the most glamorous place in the Caribbean — St Barth, the tiny French Caribbean wonderland home to breathtaking beaches, out-of-this-world food and the buzzy energy of the Riviera in the heart of the West Indies.  And one of the best …

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 The historic Cambridge Beaches resort in Bermuda, which was founded in 1923, has long been the island’s leading historic hotel.  But after nearly 100 years, it’s getting a brand-new look.  In what the property is calling a “new beginning,” the …

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 It’s one of the biggest trends in travel since the onset of the pandemic: the rise of the digital nomad, and the increased popularity of long-term, remote-work stays.  And that’s precisely the target at Marriott’s newest Caribbean hotel, the new …

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 Le Barthelemy Hotel and Spa, the leading hotel in the island of St Barth, has launched a new partnership aimed at saving endangered sea turtles.  The new partnership with St Barth’s Environmental Territorial Agency will see a portion of every …

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 The Caribbean is likely set for an “impending surge of arrivals and continued growth,” according to Nicola Madden-Greig, president of the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association.  And that means the region’s hotel industry will need to ramp up efforts to …

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margaritaville caribbean cruise line

 Jimmy Bufett’s ever-expanding Margaritaville empire has launched its newest offering: a cruise line. It’s called Margaritaville at Sea, and the brand’s new Margaritaville at Sea Paradise cruise ship officially launched this week. The first cruise on the ship will be …