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United Launching Pre-Testing for Caribbean Flights From Houston

 United Airlines is expanding its pre-testing program for a number of routes from Houston to the Caribbean region, the carrier said this week.  Beginning Dec. 7, travelers out of Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport will be able to take a …

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Hyatt Expands Remote Work Program in the Caribbean

 Hyatt has expanded its “Work From Hyatt” program to a number of new hotels in the Caribbean, the company said this week.  The program encourages longer-term visits for remote work or extended vacations.  The portfolio of “Work from Hyatt” properties …

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A New $100 Million Luxury Real Estate Project in The Bahamas

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caribbean hotel association president

 The Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association has elected a new president, the regional tourism body announced this week.  The CHTA has elected Pablo Jose Torres Sojo as its next president, succeeding Barbados hotelier Patricia Affonso-Dass.  Torres is currently the general manager of …

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 Talking Heads drummer Chris Frantz’s new book, Remain in Love, is a billet-doux to his bandmate and wife of more than 40 years, bassist Tina Weymouth, as well as documenting the couple’s musical journey together — first, as part of …

united airlines caribbean relaunch

 United Airlines is set for a major relaunch of its Caribbean service in November and December, Caribbean Journal has learned.  The company plans to increase service on more than 40 Caribbean and Mexican “beach” routes in November. In all, United …

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 JetBlue is set to launch a major Caribbean expansion in November, the carrier announced this week, with new routes across the region from Aruba to St Maarten.  On Nov. 19, JetBlue will be launching seven new nonstop routes to the …

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 The Bahamas is planning to enter a major new phase of its tourism reopening in October, one that will include the reopening of its beaches and major hotels.  Beginning Oct. 15, beaches and hotels will open on all major islands …

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 A beachfront estate in Nassau’s exclusive Lyford Cay community has listed for $15.96 million, Caribbean Journal Invest has learned.  The stunning Orchid House, which is set on a 2.2-acre parcel on 225 feet of beach frontage, is being listed with …

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 It’s at the core of any hotel design, and something that’s even more essential in a destination like the Caribbean: landscape architecture. And for years, Tom Hicks has been at the forefront of the industry, most recently with his work …

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 Even in the midst of a pandemic, villa sales in the second quarter in the Turks and Caicos Islands actually eclipsed the numbers from the same period in 2019.  A strong part of that, Regency Christie’s International Real Estate senior …

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 Sandals Resorts International, which was among the first hotel companies to relaunch as the region’s tourism industry reopened, is planning to reopen more resorts in the region.  Sandals has already reopened five of its resorts in the Caribbean, including one …

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 The redevelopment of the Nassau Cruise Port in The Bahamas has officially kicked off.  The $250 million project began with the demolition of the former Bahamas Customs Warehouse.  Global Ports Holding, the largest cruise port operator in the world, is …

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 Sandals Resorts International has reopened another three of its Caribbean resorts, Caribbean Journal has learned.  The company has officially reopened its all-inclusive Sandals Emerald Bay resort on Great Exuma in The Bahamas, along with the Sandals Grande St Lucian resort …

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 American Airlines kicked off a major relaunch of service to the Caribbean on Tuesday, resuming flights to a host of reopened destinations across the region.  American resumed eight routes from Miami on July 7, including service to Santo Domingo, Santiago, …

bahamas hotels reopening

 The Bahamas is open for tourism, and major air carriers have officially returned to the destination.  Southwest Airlines kicked off the return with the resumption of daily flights from Baltimore to Nassau on July 1.  On July 2, New York …

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 The Breezes Resort and Spa on Cable Beach in Nassau has reopened, following The Bahamas’ relaunch of international tourism.  The New Providence resort has launched a number of new health and safety protocols, including enhanced cleaning of guest rooms, enforced …

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 The Bahamas is officially open for tourism.  The 700-island destination reopened its borders for international tourism on July 1, part of a phased reopening that began with a reopening for boaters and private aviation on June 15.  Most crucially, incoming …