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Caribbean Mourns Sir Sidney Poitier, a Son of The Bahamas

 The Caribbean is mourning one of its shining lights, following the passing of legendary actor, director, humanitarian and ambassador Sir Sidney Poitier, who passed away this weekend at the age of 94.  Poitier was a native of Cat Island in …

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Frontier Launches New Miami-Aruba Flights

 There’s a new way to get to the Dutch Caribbean island of Aruba.  Low-cost carrier Frontier Airlines has kicked off its nonstop service from Miami International Airport to Aruba.  “Our phase of continual and stable recovery is transitioning to a …

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American Airlines to Launch Daily Flights to Dominica

 Dominica’s new nonstop service on American Airlines is an instant hit.  American Airlines has announced that the just-launched Miami-Dominica route will expand to daily service beginning on April 5, 2022.  The new Miami-Dominica flights, which represent the first-ever nonstop route …

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 It’s now easier than ever to reach one of the Mexican Caribbean’s burgeoning destinations: Chetumal.  American Airlines has launched its first-ever service to Chetumal International Airport, set set in the southern corner of Quintana Roo, just near the border with …

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 Spirit Airlines has kicked off another new route to Puerto Rico.  The low-cost carrier has launched new daily nonstop service between Miami and San Juan, Puerto Rico, another new route for the carrier out of Miami.  The new service, which …

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 The US Virgin Islands has seen one of the highest levels of airlift growth of any Caribbean destination amid the pandemic.  And now the destination is getting another new route.  On Feb. 17, low-cost carrier Spirit Airlines will kick off …

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 American Airlines is adding even more flights to its new route from Miami to Anguilla.  The airline will be operating three flights each week from Miami to Anguilla, beginning Jan. 5, 2022.  American will kick off its first-ever flights to …

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 US Virgin Islands Tourism Commissioner Joseph Boschulte is calling on the region to deepen its collaboration in the cruise industry.  Boschulte, who was speaking at the recent Seatrade Cruise Global conference in Miami, said it was essential for Caribbean destinations …

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 American Airlines has officially launched flights to its newest Caribbean destination: Suriname.  The carrier is the first and only U.S. carrier to offer nonstop service to the CARICOM Member State, with five flights each week from Miami to Paramaribo.  American …

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 Carnival Cruise Line is set to restart five more ships for the Caribbean, the company said this week.  That includes the Nov. 1 relaunch of Carnival Valor, which will kick off four and five-night sailings out of New Orleans.  On …

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 American Airlines is set to add another new route to the island of Jamaica, Caribbean Journal has learned.  The world’s largest airline will launch new service from Philadelphia International Airport to Kingston’s Norman Manley International Airport beginning Nov. 4.  “We’re …

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 There’s a new way to get from Miami to the heart of the French Caribbean.  Air France has launched a new nonstop route between Miami International Airport and Pointe-a-Pitre, Guadeloupe.  The nonstop flights, which take about three and a half …

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 Crystal Cruises’ ground-breaking Bahamas cruises have expanded, Caribbean Journal has learned.  The all-Bahamas itineraries, which includes stops in ports like San Salvador, Great Exuma and Long Island, are now operating from three homeports: Nassau, Bimini and Miami.  The “Bahamas Escapes” …

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 By Guy Britton It’s long been the top hotel investment conference in the Caribbean: CHRIS, the Burba Hotel Network’s Caribbean Hotel and Resort Investment Summit.  And now it’s back.  CHRIS is returning for 2021 with a two-day event at the …

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 Spirit Airlines has been one of the fastest-expanding carriers to the Caribbean in the pandemic, and now the low-cost airline is at it again.  Spirit has announced plans to launch new service from Atlantic City to both Cancun and San …

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 More and more travelers are back visiting Jamaica — and now it’s getting even easier to visit the island.  Frontier Airlines is launching new nonstop flights to Jamaica, continuing the low-cost carrier’s rapid Caribbean expansion push.  Beginning in November, Frontier …

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 Low-cost carrier Spirit Airlines is launching a new daily flight to Puerto Rico, Caribbean Journal has learned.  The new flight will operate daily from Miami to San Juan, part of the carrier’s expansion to Miami International Airport.  The flights between …

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 One of the Caribbean’s hottest destinations is set for a new route from Miami.  As part of its expansion to Miami, Spirit Airlines will kick off new flights to St Thomas, US Virgin Islands beginning in November.  The new nonstop …