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Dominican Republic-Curacao Flights Kick Off

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Startup Dominican Republic airline Arajet has officially launched its newest service between Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic and Curacao International Airport.  The new low-cost carrier is initially starting with two weekly flights between the two Caribbean destinations.  The flights will operate […]


A New Look at the Westin Resort in Punta Cana 

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Punta Cana’s Westin Puntacana Resort is set to debut the results of a multimillion-dollar renovation project, Caribbean Journal has learned.  The Marriott resort is undergoing a major update by owner Grupo Puntacana, with a “refreshing change.” The property closed last […]


Swoop Is Adding a New Nonstop Flight to Punta Cana 

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Canadian ultra-low-cost carrier Swoop is expanding its service to Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic, Caribbean Journal has learned.  The airline is adding a new nonstop route between John C. Munro Hamilton International Airport and Punta Cana, with service set […]


Caribbean Set for Surge in Travel From Canada

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Canada’s government just lifted all of its border and travel health measures, a move that will likely lead to a surge in tourism to the Caribbean this winter.  And Sunwing, the country’s largest travel company, says it’s seeing a “strong […]

Kempinski’s Newest Caribbean Resort Is In Cancun 

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Kempinski has added a Cancun resort to its expanding Caribbean portfolio, Caribbean Journal has learned. The Swiss luxury brand, which already has Caribbean hotels in Cuba and Dominica, has taken over management of the former Ritz-Carlton, Cancun.  For now, the […]

Dreams Is Adding Another All-Inclusive Resort in Punta Cana 

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Hyatt’s Dreams brand is opening another new all-inclusive resort in the Dominican Republic’s tourism capital, Punta Cana.  The new Dreams Flora Resort and Spa is slated to open its doors in December 2022, according to parent company Hyatt.  It’s the […]


New Dominican Republic-St Maarten Flights

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Dominican Republic-based startup airline Arajet continues to add new routes around the Caribbean region.  The newest?  Nonstop service between Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic and St Maarten.  The new flights between Las Americas International Airport and Princess Juliana International Airport are […]

Marriott Opens Dominican Republic Luxury All-Inclusive Resort 

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Marriott has opened its newest all-inclusive resort in the Dominican Republic.  It’s called Sanctuary Cap Cana, and it’s part of Marriott’s Luxury Collection.  It’s the latest expansion for All-Inclusive for Marriott Bonvoy, which has been rapidly expanding its all-inclusive portfolio […]

New Dominican Republic-Aruba Flights 

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There’s a new connection between the Dominican Republic and the Dutch Caribbean island of Aruba.  Upstart airline Arajet is launching new service this week from Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic to Oranejstad, Aruba.  “Without a doubt, Aruba is for AraJet a […]


Melia Is Launching a New All-Inclusive Brand in Punta Cana 

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Melia Hotels and Resorts is launching a new all-inclusive brand and a new-look resort in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic.  The new Falcon’s Resorts By Melia will be the product of a partnership between Melia and global entertainment development company Falcon’s […]

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 […]

Frontier Launching New Punta Cana, Santo Domingo Flights

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Frontier Airlines is launching a pair of new routes to the Dominican Republic this fall.  The low-cost carrier is adding new routes from Tampa to both Punta Cana and Santo Domingo, according to the Dominican Republic’s Civil Aviation Authority.  The […]


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