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The 10 Best Luxury Resorts in the Caribbean for 2022

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Luxury. It’s one of the most overused words in the travel industry; but that’s also because it’s just so hard to define. What makes luxury? Is it design? Is it food and beverage? Is it the natural environment? Is it […]


Caribbean Photo of the Week: The Colors of Sunset in St Thomas

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The latest Caribbean Photo comes from Caribbean Journal reader Bob Fassola, who sent in this spectacular shot at sunset in St Thomas, US Virgin Islands.  Have you taken a great photo in the Caribbean? Send it to news@caribjournal.com with CPOTW […]


12 Toes-in-the-Sand Resorts in the Caribbean

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It’s something you just don’t find that often at many resorts anymore: that intimacy with the ocean; the feeling of being right at the beach’s edge, or perched directly above the waves, of being able to take just a few […]


The Caribbean Travel Awards 2022

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It seems that every year in the Caribbean we say it’s been a year like no other — but in the age of the pandemic, that’s a guarantee. And if 2020 was defined by the ongoing question of the tourism […]

Travelers to the US Virgin Islands Don’t Need a Test to Come Back

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It’s become one of the biggest hassles in travel: the return test.  For nearly a year, the CDC required all returning American travelers to show proof of a negative test (antigen or PCR) within 72 hours of coming back to […]

US Virgin Islands “Well Positioned” For New Hotel Investment

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By Dana Niland  The US Virgin Islands is “well-positioned” for new hotel investment, according to USVI Tourism Commissioner Joseph Boschulte.  Boschulte, who was attending the recently concluded annual Caribbean Hotel Investment Conference & Operations Summit in The Bahamas, said he […]


Princess Cruises Just Relaunched Another Ship for the Caribbean

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Princess Cruises has continued its Caribbean relaunch with the return of. Caribbean Princess to Fort Lauderdale.  Caribbean Princess is saling roundtrip voyages from Port Everglades, with stops at destinations like St Kitts, Cozumel, St Thomas, Grand Cayman and Princess Cays […]

Cape Air Launches St Thomas-Anguilla Flights

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Regional carrier Cape Air has inaugurated its newest route in the Caribbean.  The company has officially kicked off new service between St Thomas in the US Virgin Islands and Anguilla.  The new flights operate twice daily.  “It gives me tremendous […]

Spirit Airlines Is Launching a New Nonstop Route to St Thomas

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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 […]


The Winners of the 2021 Caribbean Journal Travelers' Choice Awards

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They’re here. After more than 53,000 votes were cast, the world’s largest community of experts on Caribbean travel — Caribbean Journal readers — has spoken, naming their favorite places in the Caribbean, from the best luxury resort to the region’s culinary […]

From Jamaica to St Thomas, 7 Hidden Beaches in the Caribbean

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Some are in far- off, remote islands that are secrets unto themselves. Others are in well-traveled destinations but still a bit off the beaten path. Some, well, require a little extra digging.  But isn’t that what traveling to the Caribbean […]

State-of-the-Art Green Housing Project Makes Debut in St Thomas

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A state-of-the-art green housing project has officially debuted in St Thomas. The new Magens Junction II held its ribbon cutting ceremony this week, marking the launch of a significant new green affordable housing project on the island. The nine-story, hurricane-hardened […]


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