The Newest Resort in St Maarten Is Now Open

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The most anticipated new resort in St Maarten in years has opened its doors, Caribbean Journal has learned.  The Morgan Resort, set in the heart of Simpson Bay, is a major new resort for the destination.  The hotel officially opened […]

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A New $1 Billion Caribbean Destination

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By Joe Pike, Special Contributor to CJI The Dominican Republic currently has plans to make nature-friendly Miches the country’s next big destination — to the tune of $1 billion in new projects. Miches, which is situated roughly 50 miles west of […]


A Major New Beach Destination in The Bahamas

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There’s a new beach hotspot in The Bahamas.  It’s the new Private Beach at Resorts World Bimini, the resort and casino destination on the island of Bimini.  The 4.5-acre private beach is the first of its kind in the country, […]


Puerto Rico to Fine Travelers Who Arrive Without a Test

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Puerto Rico will soon fine travelers who arrive without a negative PCR test, Discover Puerto Rico announced this week.  Beginning April 28, Puerto Rico will impose a $300 fine on all travelers who arrive without a negative PCR test; they’ll […]

Grenada’s New Tourism Push Is All About Authentic Storytelling

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Grenada has been open for tourism since last summer, and now the island’s making a new push to draw travelers — with a focus on authenticity.  It’s called Grenada Rocks, and the new campaign looks to highlight the island’s rich […]

Grenada to Host Arc+ Sailing Rally

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Grenada is set to play host to one of the world’s leading sailing rallies this year.  The island has partnered with the World Cruising Club to host the ninth annual ARC+ rally, which will see sailors making a transatlantic crossing […]


Bahamas Kicks Off Virtual Romance Expo

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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 […]

The 10 Best Things to Do in St Croix Right Now

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St. Croix packs an abundance of attractions in its 84 square miles — in fact, acre for acre I’d put this U.S. Virgin Island up against any Caribbean destination for its diverse, interesting, and quirky activities. Here are 10 of […]

Why Cap Cana Is the Next Big All-Inclusive Destination

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By Joe Pike, Special Contributor Well before the COVID-19 pandemic threw a wrench in how people vacation in the Caribbean, it was typical for all-inclusive hotel fans to spend most of their vacations at the resort. With the ongoing pandemic, […]


Aruba Expands Testing for New CDC Mandate

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Aruba says it has expanded its testing capabilities ahead of the new CDC mandate that all incoming travelers to the US show proof of a negative test. Aruba tourism officials said “All necessary facilities and procedures are in place for […]

St Maarten: “Positive Trend” For Upcoming Tourist Season

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St Maarten’s Princess Juliana International Airport is reporting “positive trend” for the upcoming winter tourist season, according to officials.  St Maarten first reopened its borders for international tourism in July, and arrivals are seeing an uptick, airport officials said in […]

St Kitts and Nevis to Reopen for Tourism on Oct. 31

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St Kitts and Nevis has revealed that the twin-island federation will reopen for tourism on Oct. 31.  The was recently designated as a “No Travel Notice” required destination by the CDC, due to having had only 19 cases to date […]


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