An influx of 10,000 spring breakers will pack rooms and, during Easter week, domestic travelers will also flock to the destination's 15,000-plus hotel rooms.
Trinidad & Tobago Tourism Minister Shamfa Cudjoe said tourist arrivals have been going down for the past decade and a different approach was needed for tourism, according to a press report posted on Newsday, an online newspaper in Trinidad & Tobago.
The Barbados Tourism Marketing, Inc. or BTMI explains that the tourism of the country is in the winner’s row, once again, defeating destinations like second-place Seychelles and third-place Bermuda.
After Hurricane Irma swept through St. Martin in the Caribbean in mid-September 2017, the Hotel La Plantation in Orient Bay has announced it will be having a soft opening on April 16, 2018.
Located in central Madrid close to cultural attractions including the Royal Palace and the Temple of Debod, the newly built five-star property opened its doors on March 15.
Royalton Luxury Resorts plans to open all-inclusive properties in Cancun and Antigua. The 180-room Royalton Cancun will open later this year; the 288-room Royalton Antigua plans an early 2019 opening.
2017 was another record year for Germans cruising, with 2.19 million people, an 8.4% increase, choosing a sea-going holiday.
The focus of discussions and negotiations with cruise line executives was to increase destination calls, explore new marketing opportunities as well as the reinforcement of traditional ones.
Royal Caribbean International's Symphony of the Seas, the world’s largest cruise ship, will set sail on its first cruise in April.
Iberia and Qatar Airways have extended the codeshare agreement they signed in 2017, enabling their customers to travel to more destinations, with more flight options and better connections.
JetBlue Airways announced it has promoted Doug McGraw to be the company’s new vice president, corporate communications, and Elizabeth Windram to be its new vice president, marketing.
New England on Tuesday was lashed by the third winter storm in two weeks. The storm deposited up to 20 inches (51 cm) of snow causing school closures, flight cancellations and raising the risk of power outages.
The newly established Puerto Rico Destination Marketing Organization (DMO) named Brad Dean as CEO, effective in late April.
As federal officials began investigating the catastrophic collapse of a pedestrian bridge here, authorities made a grim announcement: The death toll has climbed to six — and more victims may be buried in the rubble.
Sandals Resorts International (SRI) chairman and founder, Gordon “Butch” Stewart, announced the appointment of industry veteran Gebhard F. Rainer as CEO, effective immediately.
Google has signed a license agreement for GIATA’s Multilingual Hotel Guide and GIATA MultiCodes.
InterContinental Hotels Group has announced it has agreed to acquire a 51 percent stake in Regent Hotels & Resorts for $39 million in cash.
Virgin Atlantic has revealed a £48.5 million after-tax loss for 2017, compared with a £187 million profit for the previous year.
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