Caribbean & Bermuda

Adventure awaits at Labadee, Royal Caribbean's private island.

Posted on March 26th, 2015

Adventures In All Sizes

Nestled on the northern coast of Haiti, amidst lush mountain slopes, crystal-clear blue waters and white sand beaches, sits Labadee—Royal Caribbean’s private destination.


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Dining at Fredericksted.

Posted on March 6th, 2015

The U.S. Virgin Islands Are Hot

The U.S. Virgin Islands are hot—and no, that is not a meteorological observation—so we sat down with Commissioner of Tourism, Beverly Nicholson-Doty, for an update on a few things agents should know.


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A family on The Current at Atlantis Paradise Island.

Posted on March 3rd, 2015

Atlantis, Paradise Island, from an Agent’s Perspective

Remember those “Bo knows baseball” and “Bo knows football” ads? Bethann Platt, a corporate/leisure agent with Frosch International Travel, knows booking Atlantis, and she shed some light on things.


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Atlantis Paradise Island Aquaventure.

Posted on March 3rd, 2015

Advice for Clients en Route to Atlantis, Paradise Island

As a longtime repeat visitor, I’ve had a lot of experience on how to manage this bigger-than-life destination. I say “destination” rather than “resort,” because Atlantis’ marketing and sales people use that term, arguing that in this case, the resort, rather than The Bahamas, is the destination. They have a point. Anyway, what follows are some tips I’ve learned over the years.


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Atlantis, Paradise Island.

Posted on March 3rd, 2015

Hotel Happenings in the Caribbean

Three new hotel openings in the Caribbean.


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Atlantis, Paradise Island.

Posted on March 3rd, 2015

Atlantis, Paradise Island

Sol Kerzner dined with two 6-ft. models the night that the Royal Towers and the Mayan Pyramid had their official opening. I knew better than to stare. I also knew Michael Jackson was upstairs in the instantly iconic Bridge Suite, and I knew the mythologically themed casino, the “ruin”-filled aquarium, and the new Aquaventure water park were unlike anything else in the region. I knew it all, right? Wrong, as I realized on subsequent trips. And now I’m back from my fourth visit, a trip inspired by two events: Atlantis, Paradise Island’s 20th anniversary and its linking up with the Marriott Autograph Collection.


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Raggs Breakfast, Grand Palladium, Punta Cana.

Posted on March 3rd, 2015

Family-Focused Caribbean Escapes

Making sure your multi-gen clients are pampered, and creating long-lasting memories, is top priority at these Caribbean resorts.


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Guadeloupe

Posted on March 3rd, 2015

The Perks of Selling Guadeloupe

Recommend’s latest program, the Guadeloupe Islands Specialist Program, created with the Guadeloupe Islands Tourist Board, will give you all the information you need to sell this unique destination, as well as earn rewards and benefits.


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Rendering of Club Med's Zen Oasis pool area.

Posted on February 18th, 2015

Club Med’s Adults-Only Zen Oasis

Club Med is adding a new adults-only Zen Oasis area to its Punta Cana resort, opening December 2015.


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Red Sox fans sail away aboard Celebrity Reflection.

Posted on February 12th, 2015

Boston Red Sox Cruise with Celebrity Cruises

Celebrity Cruises and the Boston Red Sox have teamed up for the Take Me Out to the High Seas 2016 Red Sox Fan Cruise, sailing on Jan. 9, 2016.


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