It comes after record year-round growth of seven percent in 2017. By region, Europe and Asia and the Pacific led growth with a seven percent increase in arrivals each.
China has the largest number of outbound tourists in the world at 135 million and the statistics is considered to go up to 157 million in 2020, authorities said here.
With the fall travel season almost upon us, Cuba’s top tourism officials came north to their most important travel partner on Friday to show a little love.
Jamaica's Half Moon rebranded its villas, renaming them Rose Hall Villas, operated by Half Moon.
Palladium's TRS Hotel brand is welcoming a new property into its fold with the TRS Cap Cana Hotel, an adults-only resort to open in the Dominican Republic Nov. 1.
Six new hotels are scheduled to open in Quintana Roo in 2019 bringing more than 1,000 guestrooms to the region.
Tripling the number of cruise terminals is a strong start but, while there may be a short-term dip expected for now, the continued rise of cruise travelers to the broader Caribbean region may see further expansion required both in and beyond Havana.
Carnival Corporation has announced a series of community projects supporting children, education and emergency preparedness in the Caribbean, the world’s most popular region for cruise vacations.
An American cruise ship passenger was arrested in Bermuda Tuesday morning after she was caught with marijuana and drug paraphernalia.
Toronto service starts Dec. 1, 2018 and departs Saturdays, Sundays and Thursdays. Montreal also kicks off on Dec. 1 with flights on Wednesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays.
The international scheduled service between Calgary and London (Gatwick), Paris and Dublin will support 650 full-time jobs and $100 million in total economic output.
Bahamasair is interested in "tying into" the regional Caribsky airline alliance as a way to establish improved connectivity with the Caribbean.
Hundreds of thousands of homes have been left without power as Portugal has been battered by one of the strongest ever storms.
Airbnb has substantially expanded the activation zone for its Open Homes Program to aid residents of the Southeast forced to evacuate from their homes in connection with Hurricane Michael.
The National Hurricane Center said that Hurricane Rosa had intensified into a Category 4 storm with maximum sustained winds of 145 miles per hour.
With the release of Bethesda Game Studios’ latest installment in its post-apocalyptic “Fallout” video game series coming up next November, West Virginia is embracing the game’s setting in the Mountain State.
The Curacao Tourism Development Foundation has announced the appointment of Paul Pennicook as Managing Director/CEO.
IHG (InterContinental Hotels Group) has announced that we will remove plastic straws from our global estate by the end of 2019, representing more than 5,400 hotels in nearly 100 countries.
New York governor Andrew Cuomo has announced a plan to give the city’s John F. Kennedy International Airport a major makeover.
KLM has been handling flights of this kind out of the Schiphol-Oost since 1986. A similar center was opened in Rotterdam in 2004.
Cuba and the US will establish a historic biotech joint venture based in Havana to develop new cancer treatments, official sources said.
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