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.
Record-breaking tourism numbers for 2017 have made the Dominican Republic the number one destination in the Caribbean for Canadians, second only to Mexico overall for sun destinations.
Provisional data offered by the Jamaica Tourist Board, or JTB, have been showing an approximate seven percent growth in the number of stopover tourists for January in comparison to the same month in 2017.
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.
Varadero has currently 52 hotels, according to data released last November by the Ministry of Tourism.
Hyatt Hotels Corporation today announced the opening of Hyatt Place Macaé, a smartly designed, high-tech and contemporary hotel in the Brazilian state of Rio de Janeiro.
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.
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.
Caribbean Airlines is the official airline for the 2018 Carnival celebrations in Jamaica. The Jamaica Tourist Board made the announcement via a release.
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.
Mexican hotel manager and Apple Leisure Group CEO Alejandro Zozaya warned on Thursday of the damage to the tourism industry he says has been caused by US President Donald Trump’s nationalist rhetoric, immigration ban, travel warnings and toughening of visa procedures.
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.
The U.S. Embassy in Mexico said Thursday that a security alert about the Caribbean resort of Playa del Carmen was not related to an explosion on a ferry that injured at least two dozen people.
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