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Caribbean Cruises Are Back in a Big Way  

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The Caribbean tourism industry has rebounded spectacularly from the pandemic – and so, too has the cruise sector. Plainly, Caribbean cruises are back in a big way, according to travel agents.  More cruise ships, some larger, are sailing, operating at […]

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The Top Emerging Caribbean Islands, According to Travel Agents

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From the Bahamas to Jamaica, there are a lot of well-known and well-booked Caribbean destinations. But what about the ones that still have massive growth potential? Several Caribbean specialists recently shared the islands that, while they may not be totally […]


Dominican Republic Airport Reopens After Runway Remodel 

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One of the Dominican Republic’s busiest airports has reopened following a runway remodeling project.  The work is part of a broader $4.5 million project that includes new approach lights, a new central section of the runway and new horizontal signaling, […]

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Hilton Signs New All-Inclusive in the Dominican Republic's Miches Area


Hilton is expanding its all-inclusive portfolio with the signing of Zemi Miches All-Inclusive Resort, Curio Collection by Hilton. It will be located in the Dominican Republic’s next big tourism destination, Miches, where Dominican officials have placed much of their tourism focus.  The 502-room […]

Frontier Kicks Off New Dominican Republic Flights as Santo Domingo Heats Up

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While most travelers to the Dominican Republic tend to focus on the all-inclusive hotspot of Punta Cana, the country’s capital has quietly become a new Caribbean hotspot.  Yes, Santo Domingo, home to one of the Caribbean’s most fascinating historic areas, […]

The Ultimate All-Inclusive Golf Vacation in the Dominican Republic 

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The Dominican Republic’s top luxury resort has launched a new program that offers players unlimited golf for the entirety of their stay in a villa.  Even better? Its all-inclusive.  Casa de Campo’s new Unlimited Golf Package includes accommodation in one […]


Caribbean Photo of the Week: On the Beach in Punta Cana

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The latest Caribbean Photo comes from Caribbean Journal reader Caroline Blankstein, who sent in this lovely shot of the beach at the Club Med resort in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic. Have you taken a great photo in the Caribbean? Send […]

JetBlue: Punta Cana, Montego Bay Top Summer Vacation Demand

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Caribbean destinations are dominating demand for summer vacations, according to new data from JetBlue Vacations. Beach destinations “have emerged as popular vacation spots” for summer travel, led by Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, Montego Bay, Jamaica and Cancun, Mexico. Aruba and […]

This Dominican Republic All-Inclusive Is Going Family-Friendly 

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The formerly adults-only Viva Wyndham V Heavens in the Dominican Republic is going family-friendly, Caribbean Journal has learned.  The all-inclusive resort in Puerto Plata on the country’s north coast is being “reimagined” as a resort for all ages.  “After seven […]


Dominican Republic’s Arajet Eyeing US Flights 

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There could soon be another way to fly from the United States to the Dominican Republic.  Fast-expanding carrier Arajet is planning to launch flights between the Dominican Republic and the United States.  That will come once the Dominican Republic completes […]

Nobu Just Opened a Residential Resort in Los Cabos 

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Nobu Hospitality has opened a new residential resort in Los Cabos, Mexico.  The company has officially debuted the new Nobu Residences, a new “home away form home” concept with 60 residential-style accommodations.  The new build includes exclusive amenities for guests […]

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, […]


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