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Cancun, Punta Cana Seeing Growing Summer Travel Demand

 Cancun and Punta Cana are seeing strong demand for summer travel among American travelers, according to a new report from CheapOair.  The online travel agency says Cancun is the top Caribbean vacation destination among its U.S. traveler base, and the …

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Jamaica Just Updated Its Travel Protocols

 Jamaica has updated its travel protocols, narrowing the testing window for incoming travelers, Caribbean Journal has learned. Travelers to Jamaica now need to present a negative PCR or antigen test result within three days before arriving in Jamaica. That’s a …

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St Kitts and Nevis Approves Another Hotel for International Travelers

 Another hotel in St Kitts and Nevis has been approved for international travelers, Caribbean Journal has learned.  The luxe Montpelier Plantation and Beach hotel in Nevis is now one of eight hotels in St Kitts and Nevis approved for international …

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 Jamaica says it is expanding its testing capacity across the island to help visitors comply with the new CDC requirements for returning travelers.  A number of hotels and resorts are already providing on-site testing for guests, and the country’s Ministry …

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 Ocean Club Resorts in Turks and Caicos has officially launched a new on-site testing program for guests, Caribbean Journal has learned.  The pair of Providenciales all-suite resorts will be providing on-site test at the Ocean Club East resort.  Guests staying …

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 A number of hotels in Saint Lucia have launched free antigen (rapid) testing for qualified guests, following the announcement of the new CDC rule requiring testing for returning travelers to the United States.  So far, 18 hotels on the island …

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 St Vincent and the Grenadines has announced a series of new protocols for travelers marked by a new mandatory quarantine requirement.  All travelers from “high-risk” countries, including the United States, United Kingdom and Canada, must undergo mandatory quarantine for 14 …

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 Amid the new realities of travel, demand has only grown for villa vacations — with travelers placing a premium on seclusion and independence. And next week’s reopening of the British Virgin Islands for tourism will shine a renewed spotlight on …

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 St Kitts and Nevis reopened for tourism at the end of October, and the destination has unveiled its new Travel Authorization form for travelers.  All incoming passengers need to complete the form (which can be found here) prior to arrival.  …

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 Barbados has partnered with StageZero Life Sciences on a new plan aimed at making pre-testing easier for travelers from North America.  The partnership will allow travelers from the United States and Canada to have their PCR tests expedited through a …

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 St Kitts and Nevis has unveiled a new update to its travel protocols, adding a new PCR test for all international travelers 72 hours prior to departure from the island.  The test applies to all travelers staying seven nights or …

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 The luxe Paradise Beach villa resort has reopened its doors in Nevis, Caribbean Journal has learned.  The boutique resort reopened following the reopening of St Kitts and Nevis’ borders on Oct. 31 to international travelers.  The resort is comprised of …

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 Curaçao has expanded its reopening to United States travelers, adding a fourth state to its list of approved source markets: Florida.  Florida joins a trio of Northeastern states that had been approved for travel to the Dutch Caribbean island: New …

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 Travel demand for the US Virgin Islands continues on an “upward trend,” officials say, buoyed by state-of-the-art technology that’s helping to ensure the safety of the territory and its visitors. USVI Department of Tourism Commissioner Joseph Boschulte says much fo …

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 Belize, which reopened for tourism earlier this month, has announced a new set of protocols headlined by a relaxation of the restrictions on movement for visitors.  Belize has expanded its “Safe Corridor” for tourists to include all of its “Gold …

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 The British Virgin Islands is reopening for tourism on Dec. 1, and in the age of social-distancing, a luxe villa vacation is the perfect way to experience the destination. And Virgin Gorda Villa Rentals, which has a portfolio of 20 …

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 The US Virgin Islands Department of Tourism is continuing to urge compliance with the protocols and guidelines that have been established to help curb the spread of COVID-19 in the territory. The statement comes after the first week of the …

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 Another hotel in Barbados has reopened its doors, Caribbean Journal has learned.  The Coconut Court Beach Hotel, set in Hastings on the southwestern corner of the island, officially relaunched on Sept. 5, the property confirmed.  The 112-room, family-owned property has …