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Foxwoods to Open Its First Caribbean Resort Casino

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By Joe Pike, Special Contributor to CJI Popular gaming company Foxwoods Resort Casino will be expanding to the Caribbean – and outside of the mainland United States – for the first time in company history in the form of the […]


Why Families Are Moving to the Cayman Islands

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Above photo by Lisa Reid Photography. The Caribbean is often the place that retirees look to move, in pursuit of a slower pace of life and to escape long winters. For others, moving to a tropical island is a reward […]


A New Way to Explore Antigua

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The Antigua and Barbuda Tourism Authority has launched a new mobile app to help travelers discover the destination.  It’s called Explore Antigua, and it’s joined by a new interactive map for tourists.  The free app, developed by Hashtag Communications, features […]


The 21 Best Caribbean Islands to Visit in 2021

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The past year has changed a lot about the travel industry. What hasn’t changed is the world’s love affair with the Caribbean — and while intrepid travelers have already been returning to the region’s shores, demand (and arrival numbers) are expected […]

Caribbean Mourns Sandals Resorts Founder Gordon “Butch” Stewart

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By Joe Pike, Special Contributor  The Caribbean is mourning one of the titan’s of the region’s tourism industry, with the passing of Gordon “Butch” Stewart, the founder and chairman of Sandals Resorts International.  Stewart was 79. Stewart was known for […]

Santa Claus Is Spending the Next Year in The Bahamas

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After a long and taxing year, Santa Claus is hanging up his suit and hat and spending the next year in a most appropriate place: Stocking Island in The Bahamas. The Bahamas’ government has announced that it had invited Santa […]

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In The Bahamas, Rediscovering Abaco by Boat

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There’s no one on the beach at Matt Lowe’s Cay, just a row of dancing palm trees.  The water is that unmistakable cerulean that you only find in the Sea of Abaco, a shade unique in The Bahamas, a destination […]

Bahamas Tourism Gaining Momentum

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Tourism in The Bahamas is gaining momentum, with the return of major hotels and a host of additional flights.  Indeed, the country’s Ministry of Tourism said there was “great optimism in that the islands will see a return to record-breaking […]

Sun Country Relaunches Minneapolis-St Thomas Flights

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There’s now another way to reach the US Virgin Islands from the Midwest. Sun Country Airlines has relaunched its service from Minneapolis-St Paul to St Thomas in the US Virgin Islands, Caribbean Journal has learned.  The relaunched service will be […]

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The Bahamas’ Abaco Beach Resort Is Back and Better Than Ever

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Jimmy Buffett’s old boat is in town.  It’s a crisp December afternoon in Abaco, and “Fore Aces” is in Boat Harbour, a 124-foot-long message that one of the most important marinas in The Bahamas is very much back.  It’s not […]

St Kitts and Nevis Is Building the Caribbean’s Largest Solar Plant

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St Kitts and Nevis has broken ground on what is expected to be the largest solar plant in the Caribbean region.  The Basseterre Valley Solar and Storage Project will include a 35-megawatt solar energy plant and a 45-megatwatt-hour battery storage […]

American Airlines Launching Pre-Testing for US Virgin Islands

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American Airlines is expanding its Caribbean pre-testing program to the US Virgin Islands, Caribbean Journal has learned.  Starting Dec. 9, American Airlines will be the first airline to launch pre-flight testing on flights from the U.S. to the US Virgin […]


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