Category: Lifestyle

Virus Outbreak Caribbean Tourism

A pickup truck, hauling a poster of Fidel Castro, drives past Revolution Square completely empty of tourists, in Havana, Cuba, Tuesday, March 2, 2021. The Caribbean is hunting for visitors to jump-start the stalled economy in one of the world’s most tourism-dependent regions Source

Pros & Cons of Caribbean Tourism

Islands such as St. John remain enticing playgrounds for North American visitors. (Photo: SeanPavonePhoto/iStock/Getty Images ) Visitors to the Caribbean are almost guaranteed year-round sunshine and some of the most alluring landscapes on the planet, but behind the scenes many islands are struggling to remain competitive, with impressive visitor arrivals figures frequently papering over ongoing…

Airbnb and the Caribbean Tourism Organization collaborate to promote tourism

As part of its global efforts to work with governments and tourism agencies to support responsible travel and local economic growth, Airbnb announced its partnership with the Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) to promote its member countries across Airbnb’s vast global community. This collaboration is designed to amplify the Caribbean’s recovery from the impacts of the…

Luxury Caribbean Holidays 2021/2022

A signature destination for the Inspiring Travel Company, our luxury Caribbean hotels boast idyllic white-sand beaches, sparkling ocean views and inspiring culture everywhere you turn. Whether you want an adults-only hotel retreat, a family-friendly resort, a romantic honeymoon destination or an all-inclusive Caribbean treat, with the vast array of luxury hotels that the Caribbean has…

Airbnb and Caribbean Tourism Organization collaborate to promote travel in

Airbnb has launched a partnership with the Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) that features a marketing campaign highlighting the Airbnb properties in 18 CTO member countries.The campaign will include a series of email newsletters and a landing page on Airbnb’s website with descriptions and nightly rates at the Airbnb homes, cottages,  apartments, villas, inns and condominium…

Delta Is Relaunching Six More Caribbean Routes This Summer

  Delta Air Lines is relaunching six of its Caribbean routes this summer, Caribbean Journal has learned.  Beginning June 5, the carrier will restart daily service to Grand Cayman from both Atlanta and New York-John F. Kennedy airports.  On the same date, Delta will also restart weekly Saturday service from both Atlanta and New York…

CTO Forecasting 20 Percent Jump in Caribbean Tourism in 2021

  The Caribbean Tourism Organization is projecting a 20 percent increase in tourism arrivals in 2021, the Barbados-based agency said this week.  That comes after the Caribbean saw a 65 percent reduction in arrivals in 2020 due to the pandemic.  That 20 percent forecast will likely be accompanied by a similar increase in visitor expenditure,…