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bahamas travel 2020

The Winners of the 2020 CJ Bahamas Travel Awards

 The winners of the first-ever Caribbean Journal Bahamas Travel Awards have been revealed.  The inaugural CJBTA celebrated the best of the destination, from hotels and marinas to taxi drivers and chefs, with the awardees receiving their trophies in a ceremony …

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Six Senses’ First-Ever Caribbean Resort Breaks Ground in Grenada

 The first-ever Six Senses resort in the Caribbean has officially broken ground on the island of Grenada.  The new project is the latest by the region’s hottest luxury hotel developer, Range Developments, the company behind the celebrated Park Hyatt St …

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The Best All-Inclusive Vacations For Every Kind of Traveler

 All-inclusive vacations present travelers with a wide variety of included amenities, including room, meals, activities, and dining all under one roof. But no vacation is one size fits all, and everyone who travels has their own unique interests. These Caribbean …

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 The luxe Sailrock resort on the island of South Caicos in Turks and Caicos has gotten bigger.  The luxury retreat has added a pair of new villas to its collection: a two-bedroom “Skyridge Villa” and a two-bedroom Oceanfront Reef villa.  …

regent seven seas cruise ship

 Luxury cruise line Regent Seven Seas has taken delivery of its newest cruise ship, Seven Seas Splendor.  The 735-foot-long, 55,254-gross-ton ship will be making its maiden voyage to Miami this week before launching a series of itineraries in the Caribbean …

st kitts resort new

 St Kitts has quietly been developing into one of the Caribbean’s hottest luxury destinations — and now it has another resort in its portfolio.  The KOI Resort St Kitts, which is part of Hilton’s Curio Collection, has officially opened its …

bahamas abaco golf

 The landscape on the Great Abaco Highway is raw and simple, one long road straddled by nature.  And as you make the straight-line drive from Marsh Harbour to South Abaco, the trees and the brush begin to get taller, greener.  …

rosewood puebla rebranded

 One of the top hotels in Mexico has a new brand.  The former Rosewood Puebla is now an independent hotel, having been rebranded as the Azul Talavera Hotel.  The luxury hotel had first opened its doors in 2017; hotel officials …

bahamas caribbean historic hotels

 The best hotels take you somewhere. They transport you, taking you to another plane, another dimension of comfort, serenity and experience.  The best historic hotels take you to another time — by a carefully curated cocktail of history, luxury and authenticity.  …

turks and caicos market roaring

 The real estate market in Turks and Caicos is seeing record-breaking performance, according to the newest report from Turks and Caicos Sotheby’s International Realty.  Indeed, Turks and Caicos real estate hit a record $334.7 million in sales volume in 2019, …

all-inclusive curtain bluff

 It’s not easy to become a classic.  It’s not just half a century of luxury, or years of visits by legendary names.  A classic resort is about a vision, a look, a philosophy — and relentless execution.  Being flanked by …

jamaica beach club

 One of Jamaica’s iconic villa hotels has launched its new luxury beach club.  The Tryall Club in greater Montego Bay has unveiled the Beach Club, a $9.2 million project led by renowned designers Tom Scheerer and Craig Reynolds.  It’s home …

nevis tourism authority

 Nevis’ venerable Nisbet Plantation Beach Club has named a celebrated hotelier as its new general manager.  The luxury beach hotel has tapped Mary Jo Ryan, who spent 36 years at the legendary Bitter End Yacht Club on Virgin Gorda in …

caribbean islands best

 Dominica continues to see a full-fledged tourism renaissance, according to the most recent data from the Discover Dominica Authority.  Dominica reported a total of 75,726 visitors in the first 10 months of 2019, representing a 52 percent increase over the …

virgin gorda baraka point villa

 Another top villa is set to make a comeback on the island of Virgin Gorda in the British Virgin Islands.  The stunning Baraka Point, a 12,000-square-foot villa on the western coast of Virgin Gorda, is set to reopen its doors …

marriott all-inclusive

 Marriott sent shock waves through the travel industry over the summer when the world’s biggest hotel company announced a full-fledged foray into the fast-expanding, increasingly competitive all-inclusive sector.  It was not a surprise, then, that the company said its first …

anguilla

 Anguilla is one of the region’s buzziest luxury destinations — and if you’re heading there for the winter tourist season, there’s one great way to get there.  The Caribbean’s leading luxury airline has relaunched its service to the island of …

luxury caribbean resorts

 Luxury Caribbean resorts just keep getting more and more impressive, and with every year the standard for Caribbean luxury gets higher.  We’ve long said that Caribbean luxury is a unique concept; but even within the sphere there are so many …