Antigua and Barbuda Tourism

Posted on October 5th, 2015

"Fifteen months ago Antigua and Barbuda's economy was decimated by global crises and bad management," says Prime Minister Gaston Browne. "We were told tourism arrivals would be down 15 percent." Fifteen percent? It never happened.

JAPEX—Part 2

Posted on October 1st, 2015

So many resorts are opening in Jamaica that it's hard to keep up with them.

JAPEX—Part 1

Posted on October 1st, 2015

Last week at the annual Jamaican Product Exchange (JAPEX), Minister of Tourism Wykeham McNeill reminded all of us in attendance, "A few years ago Jamaica broke the 2 milllion mark for stayovers.

SPA Wars

Posted on September 24th, 2015

Happy Trails to You

Posted on September 16th, 2015

As if it weren't already one of the top eco-travel destinations in the Caribbean and beyond, Trinidad and Tobago are working on a new Eco-Adventure Trails Project.

The Buzz in Caribbean Family Travel

Posted on September 1st, 2015

Can somebody tell me what “family vacation” really means? Is it a getaway during which adults savor some downtime while the kids acquire new friends and skills in a childcare facility, or is it a week of nonstop togetherness?

Antigua and Barbuda’s New Terminal: 10 Things You Need to Know

Posted on August 24th, 2015

People used to build things—tables, houses, the Pyramids—so they could survive anything man or nature threw at them. The new Chinese-built terminal at V.C. Bird International Airport (ANU), which I just toured, is designed that way, too, but with cutting-edge technology.

The Girls—& Guys—Just Wanna Have Fun

Posted on July 29th, 2015

Think women-only packages are yesterday's trend? Think again. Eleven resorts on Grenada alone are offering them. As for guys, the golf getaway is no longer the only game in town.