Rum Journal: Black Tot, a Caribbean Rum Symphony

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For three centuries, the daily “tot” was a staple of British maritime life.  Sailors in the Royal Navy received a daily “tot” or ration of rum — a practice that lasted until July 31, 1970 — a day that lives […]

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What’s Next for Highgate in the Caribbean

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By Alexander Britell In one of the most important deals of 2020, real estate and hospitality management company Highgate acquired Trust Hospitality, one of the leading Caribbean-focused hotel companies.  The aim was to help grow in the Caribbean and Latin […]

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Sarah New on Recruiting for Hospitality and Construction in the Caribbean

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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 […]


JetBlue Launches First-Ever Guyana Flights

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JetBlue just launched its first-ever flights to Guyana, Caribbean Journal has confirmed. The new service is operating four times each week between New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport and Guyana’s Cheddi Jagan International Airport.  “JetBlue’s arrival in Guyana introduces […]

JetBlue Just Launched a New Flight to St Maarten

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JetBlue has launched its newest service to the Caribbean with a new route from Newark to St Maarten, Caribbean Journal has learned. The new route, which kicked off this week, is operating weekly on Saturdays. “We are very happy to […]

Caribbean Airlines Launches Guyana-Cuba Flights

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Caribbean Airlines has continued its 2020 expansion with a new weekly route between Guyana and Cuba. The weekly flights between Guyana’s Cheddi Jagan International Airport and Havana’s Jose Marti International Airport will operate on Saturdays.  The service, which began this […]


Caribbean Airlines Launching New Route From Toronto

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Caribbean Airlines is continuing its expansion with the launch of a new route between Toronto and Guyana, Caribbean Journal has learned.  On Nov. 1 the carrier will launch twice-weekly flights between Toronto and Guyana’s Cheddi Jagan International Airport.  The flights […]

JetBlue Is Adding a New Caribbean Destination: Guyana

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JetBlue is set to launch its newest route to the broader Caribbean on Dec. 11, Caribbean Journal has learned. The New York City-based carrier is launching its first-ever service from New York to Guyana, with flights up to four times […]

Caribbean Airlines Adds Another Route From Barbados

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Caribbean Airlines is expanding with new service between Barbados and Guyana’s Ogle International Airport. On Oct. 31, the regional carrier will be introducing three weekly nonstop flights between Barbados and Guyana, with service on Mondays, Fridays and Saturdays.  Caribbean Airlines […]


Caribbean Airlines Relaunches New York-Guyana Flights

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Caribbean Airlines has relaunched its service from New York to Guyana, the company said this week.  The Oct. 19 relaunch comes after service had been suspended amid the pandemic.  Caribbean Airlines will be revealing its complete flight schedule between the […]

Why We Bought a One-Way Ticket to Anguilla

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If you haven’t gotten around to visiting Anguilla as yet, imagine an island the size of Manhattan with the population of just two high-rises, surrounded by 33 sugary white beaches, lapped by stunning turquoise waters ‒ with temps in the […]

Guyana Considers “Phased Reopening” of Airports

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Guyana has drafted a four-stage blueprint for the reopening of the country’s airports.  The Guyana Civil Aviation Authority has submitted the plan for review with the country’s National COVID-19 Task Force.  Guyana’s airports have been closed since the early stages […]


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