It’s Getting Even Easier to Visit Bonaire

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It’s getting even easier to visit one of the Caribbean’s hottest travel destinations, from expanded airlift to eased entry requirements for vaccinated travelers.  The Dutch Caribbean island of Bonaire has announced that it has eased testing requirements for fully vaccinated […]


Turks and Caicos' New Travel Rules

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Turks and Caicos has announce an update to its travel protocols, Caribbean Journal has learned.  All travelers now need to present a negative PCR or antigen test result taken and received within three days before travel.  The new rules take […]


British Airways Resumes Antigua Flights

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British Airways has officially relaunched its service from London Heathrow to Antigua and Barbuda.  The carrier’s resumption comes as Antigua and Barbuda is included on the UK’s Green List of travel destinations.  “The increase in airlift with British Airways is […]


Air Europa Launches New Dominican Republic Flights

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Air Europa has launched new flights to the Dominican Republic, Caribbean Journal has learned.  The Spain-based carrier has kicked off new service between Madrid and Samana.  It’s the first flight from Madrid to the increasingly hot destination in the Dominican […]

Cayman Islands Reveals Tourism Reopening Plan

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The Cayman Islands is finally reopening for tourism – with a multi-phased plan.  Most notably, beginning in mid-October, vaccinated travelers will be able to visit Cayman without quarantine.  The plan will begin a “limited introduction of tourism” on Sept. 9, the […]

Saint Lucia Set for More Cruise Calls

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Saint Lucia’s relaunched cruise sector is set for a host of new calls this summer.  This week, that included calls by Celebrity Summit and Windstar Breeze, both of which berthed at Port Castries.  Saint Lucia officially reopened its borders to […]


Jamaica Is Back. Here's How to Visit.

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Whether it’s serenity of the cliffs of Negril, the sands of Montego Bay’s crescent shores or the sizzle of jerk in Port Antonio, Jamaica is the Caribbean’s sensory feast, a vibrant, endlessly energetic destination that never ceases to make you […]

Canadian Tourism Returns to Jamaica

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Canadian tourism has officially returned to Jamaica.  The island welcomed back the first Air Canada flight following a six-month hiatus, with Air Canada’s first Dreamliner flight to the country.  “Canada is the second-largest source market for Jamaica and the return […]

US Virgin Islands Seeing "Historic" Summer for Tourism Arrivals

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US Virgin Islands tourism is in the midst of a very strong summer, according to the territory’s top tourism official.  Buoyed by its strong management amid the pandemic, the USVI is seeing strong arrival numbers and continued demand for airlift […]


Jamaica Tourism Recovering Ahead of Schedule

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Tourism in Jamaica is recovering “faster than anticipated,” according to Tourism Minister Edmund Bartlett.  The island is now projecting arrivals for 2021 at 1.8 million visitors.  Over the last three months, the island has seen particularly strong numbers on weekends, […]

Dominican Republic Hits Another Tourism High

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June was the Dominican Republic’s best tourism showing since the onset of the pandemic, officials said this week.  A total of 468,367 travelers visited the Dominican Republic in June, a 20 percent jump from the 390,554 visitors that came to […]

Antigua and Barbuda Tourism Is Bouncing Back

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Antigua and Barbuda was one of the first Caribbean destinations to reopen its borders for tourism when it did so back in early June 2020.  Now, that decision is continuing to pay off, with tourism to the twin-island destination bouncing […]


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