Eye on the World: Switzerland

Posted on November 7th, 2014

Caribbean editor, Ed Wetschler, and his wife, Carol, are back from Switzerland. They wore out their Swiss Passes exploring the country and visiting some grand hotels, too. Here’s a peek at what they saw.

Onsite Review: Martinique

Posted on November 4th, 2014

While it was once an also-ran in the North American tourism biz, this French department is suddenly seeing an uptick in arrivals from North America.

Palace Resorts Brings an “Awe-Inclusive” Product to Jamaica

Posted on September 29th, 2014

Between the Feb. 1, 2015 opening of Moon Palace Jamaica Grande & Spa in Ocho Rios, and the new travel agent incentives program unveiled this month, Palace Resorts wants to bring an “awe-inclusive” product to Jamaica.

Hyatt Zilara and Ziva: You’re Invited

Posted on September 29th, 2014

Two Hyatt hotels announce their new opening dates and you’re invited to explore them.

The opening of Hyatt Zilara and Ziva Rose Hall, after an $80+ million renovation of the Ritz-Carlton Rose Hall property, has been pushed back from Nov. 1 to Nov. 23.

Jamaican Leaders See Major Changes

Posted on September 24th, 2014

During the Jamaican Product Exchange (JAPEX), one of the main topics was how Jamaican tourism leaders see major changes happening in travel to the island—from adventure travel, new hotel brands, millennials, and even what is happening with marijuana tourism. Here’s what you need to know.

Anguilla Hotel News

Posted on September 22nd, 2014

During the Caribbean Tourism Organization’s annual State of the Industry Conference in St. Thomas, the deputy director of tourism spoke on how Anguilla was raising the bar in luxury, and adding new hotels.

Selling “Authentic Experiences” in the Islands

Posted on September 19th, 2014

In the keynote address at the Caribbean Tourism Organization’s (CTO) State of the Industry Conference in Saint Thomas, Apple Leisure Group CEO, Alex Zozaya, said his vision of Caribbean travel is about selling authentic experiences in the islands.

4 Fab Family Resorts

Posted on August 27th, 2014

These four resorts fit the bill when it comes to a family vacation in the Caribbean.