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American Airlines Launches New Routes to Cozumel, Mexico and Jamaica 

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American Airlines has just launched a pair of new Caribbean routes, Caribbean Journal has learned.  The world’s largest airline has kicked off new service from Austin, Texas to both Montego Bay, Jamaica and the island of Cozumel, Mexico.  Both are […]


The 15 Best Luxury Boutique Hotels in the Caribbean 2022

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Being a boutique hotel isn’t just about size. Sure, the hotels on this list, all of which have 40 rooms or less, are not big.  But boutique is about more than that. It’s about character, about personality; about identity.  It […]


Puerto Rico Air Traffic Keeps Sizzling 

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Puerto Rico continues to see record-breaking air traffic numbers.  The island’s primary airport, Luis Munoz Marin International Airport, reported passenger traffic of just under 944,000 in May, representing a 21.6 percent jump compared to the same month in 2019, before […]

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LionGrove Acquires Another Caribbean Resort

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By Alexander Britell LionGrove has purchased another Caribbean resort, Caribbean Journal Invest has learned. It’s the third property in the Caribbean for the company, and the second transaction in the last year. The company has purchased the Wyndham Grand Rio […]

The Caribbean’s Most Exciting New Hotel Is Opening in Puerto Rico 

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They’re the two coolest hotels in all of Puerto Rico — chic, high-design hotels that share the same name: O:live.  The first, the O:live Boutique Hotel, first opened its doors in 2012, followed by the O:LV Fifty Five, which began […]

Marriott Just Opened a New Hotel in Puerto Rico 

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It’s one of the biggest trends in travel since the onset of the pandemic: the rise of the digital nomad, and the increased popularity of long-term, remote-work stays.  And that’s precisely the target at Marriott’s newest Caribbean hotel, the new […]

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A New Real Estate Project in San Juan’s Condado District 

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By Joe Pike, Special Contributor to CJI Construction is set for June for Haus 57, Puerto Rico’s latest real estate project in the destination’s popular Condado district. Jaime M. Domenech, an associate broker at Ilia Martinez & Associates, said there will be 12 units […]

This Puerto Rico Resort Just Launched Its Own Beer 

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Puerto Rico’s premier golf resort has added another innovation: its own beer label.  The Wyndham Grand Rio Mar Puerto Rico Beach and Golf Resort has debuted the new Rio Mar Lager Beer, a Vienna-style lager that’s made locally — and offered […]

Top Caribbean Resort Seeking Sale or Partner

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By Joe Pike, Special Contributor to CJI JLL’s Hotels & Hospitality Group has been retained to offer for sale the fee-simple interest in the Costa Isabela in Puerto Rico. The Royal Isabela Resort, perhaps the crown jewel of Costa Isabela, […]


Cape Air Will Become the Caribbean's First Electric Airline 

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Cape Air, the Massachusetts-based airline that has a strong presence in the Caribbean, is going electric.  The company has signed a letter of intent to purchase 75 all-electric Alice commuter aircraft, meaning the longtime regional carrier will become the Caribbean’s […]

From Turks and Caicos to Puerto Rico, More Buyers Are Building Their Own Homes

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By Joe Pike Whether it’s to save money or to take the interior designing reigns of a new home, more potential home owners are looking at vacant lots in the Caribbean over existing real estate. Caribbean Journal Invest (CJI) spoke […]

Uber Is Expanding in Punta Cana 

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Rideshare app Uber is expanding in the Dominican Republic’s tourism hub of Punta Cana, with plans to launch Uber Select as well, Caribbean Journal has learned.  Uber has reached an agreement with Punta Cana’s taxi operators to register on the […]


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