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Jamaica Travel Specialist Advisory Committee Relaunched

Jamaica Travel Specialist Advisory Committee Relaunched

[KINGSTON, Jamaica] – The Jamaica Tourist Board (JTB) has relaunched its Jamaica Travel Specialist Advisory Committee in an effort to enhance the development of its current program and boost sales of the destination. The 11-member advisory committee, comprises graduates of the JTB’s travel specialist program drawn from across the United States and Canada.  Members will […]

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Proof of Vaccination for Travel Could Be Considered Discriminatory – Bartlett

Proof of Vaccination for Travel Could Be Considered Discriminatory – Bartlett

[KINGSTON, Jamaica] – Jamaica’s Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett has cautioned global leaders that any requirement for proof of vaccination for travel, which does not take into account the unequal access and distribution of COVID-19 vaccines globally, could be considered discriminatory. The Minister made his comments in his capacity as Chair of the Organization of […]

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Vrbo Launches Fast Start Program to Fuel Early Success of New Hosts

Vrbo Launches Fast Start Program to Fuel Early Success of New Hosts

[WASHINGTON] – Vrbo ®, an Expedia Group company, launched a new program, Fast Start.  This new program increases the visibility of new properties in the first 90 days.  In addition, it displays a review score based on reviews from other travel sites. Vrbo performed well last year, especially individual property owners who joined Vrbo in […]

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Book and Pay for COVID-19 Tests with Caribbean Airlines

Book and Pay for COVID-19 Tests with Caribbean Airlines

[Port-of-Spain, Trinidad] – Caribbean Airlines is keeping abreast of innovations and services to facilitate a safe travel environment for its customers. Now, persons traveling with the airline have the added convenience of booking and paying for COVID-19 tests via the airline’s website, up to (7) seven days in advance but no less than (48) forty-eight […]

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Royal Caribbean’s Adventure of the Seas to Homeport in Nassau, Bahamas

Royal Caribbean’s Adventure of the Seas to Homeport in Nassau, Bahamas

[NASSAU, Bahamas] – The Bahamas Ministry of Tourism & Aviation is thrilled to welcome back longtime partner Royal Caribbean International.  The cruise line announced today that Nassau will be the homeport for Adventure of the Seas, beginning this June. The Bahamas Government and Ministry of Tourism have worked closely with Royal Caribbean throughout the course […]

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Caribbean Hotel & Tourism Association Launches “Forward Together” Initiative

Caribbean Hotel & Tourism Association Launches “Forward Together” Initiative

[MIAMI] – As the Caribbean tourism and hospitality industry continues to respond and adapt to challenges arising out of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA), the region’s leading association representing the interests of the private sector, has launched Forward Together.  An initiative which encourages industry stakeholders to join their colleagues in […]

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Caribbean Event Planners Advocate for Support In the Recovery of the Cultural and Creative Sector

Caribbean Event Planners Advocate for Support In the Recovery of the Cultural and Creative Sector

[ATLANTA] – The Caribbean’s vibrant cultural and creative sector is critical to the region’s economic footprint. And, the creation of employment opportunities.  Unfortunately, this has been one of the sectors hardest hit by the pandemic. With venue-based activities and related supply chains most adversely affected. Additionally, because of the non-traditional nature of business models and […]

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Caribbean Tourism Arrival Drops 65.5 Per Cent in 2020

Caribbean Tourism Arrival Drops 65.5 Per Cent in 2020

[BRIDGETOWN, Barbados] – Across the Caribbean, the impact of COVID-19 on the travel and tourism industry has been very apparent. The impact was particularly evident during the period of April to about mid -June. Especially when there was literally no activity in some of our destinations. This was characterized by empty hotels and restaurants, deserted attractions, […]

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Saint Lucia Hosts First Ever Virtual Global Roadshow

Saint Lucia Hosts First Ever Virtual Global Roadshow

[CASTRIES, Saint Lucia] – The Saint Lucia Tourism Authority is launching a new series of virtual global roadshows for the travel trade on March 23, March 30 and April 6. The global roadshows are in step with an increase in summer bookings to Saint Lucia. Plus the introduction of new nonstop flights from Dallas/DFW (American Airlines), […]

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6 Useful Tips That Will Make Your Hiking Experience Fantastic

6 Useful Tips That Will Make Your Hiking Experience Fantastic

Are you someone who absolutely loves the outdoors and goes on regular hikes? Maybe you have been hiking with your family ever since you were a kid, and now you want to build the same tradition with your children? Perhaps you have been looking for something new to do outdoors while everything is closed down? […]

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