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Getting Away From It All: Covid-19 Champs St. Lucia Now...

CASTRIES, St. Lucia--UK carrier TUI Airways begins its winter weekly direct flight from London Gatwick to Hewanorra International Airport on November 3, 2020. Along with...

Oil-Rich Guyana Government Will Grease The Wheels For Tourism Recovery With...

GEORGETOWN, Guyana--In a statement issued Friday Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali says the government of the newly oil-enriched nation will continue to implement policies and...

Wave Of The Future Or Wipeout For Tourism? United Airlines Announces...

United Airlines will offer rapid and mail-in COVID-19 testing for travelers on San Francisco-to-Hawaii flights in October, the first carrier in the nation to...

Caribbean Hotel And Tourism Association Challenges Dominican Republic In Offering Travel...

U.S. travelers to the Caribbean can breathe easier, says the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA), which is now working with Trip Mate to...

Jamaica Creating ‘Supplies Hub’ For Tourism.

KINGSTON, Jamaica--The Ministry of Tourism is creating a Supplies Hub that will help to position Jamaica as the premier logistics center in the region...

BVI Showing BVILOVE To Tourists, Opening December 1st.

Premier and Minister of Finance, Honourable Andrew A. Fahie has announced that the Territory’s borders will be re-opened to visitors on December 1st. December 1st...

Bahamas New VIP Plan: Allow Tourists In, Then Lock Them Down.

NASSAU, Bahamas –In a national address on Monday, September 7, Minister of Tourism & Aviation Dionisio D’Aguilar announced additional details of the forward-looking recovery...

St.Lucia Plays Ace Card, Sees Chink Of Light At End Of...

Soufriere,St. Lucia--September 11th, 2020--Saint Lucia’s success in managing Covid-19 is due in part to ensuring that visitors present negative Covid-19 test results before entry,...

BVI A Bit Better Now, Curfew Restrictions Eased On Many Businesses.

Road Town, British Virgin Islands--Minister for Health and Social Development Carvin Malone has reported that the total active COVID-19 cases in the Territory are...

InterCaribbean Airways Hookup Big Deal For Barbados, Says Tourism Minister.

Bridgetown, Barbados, September 11th, 2020--"International transport is the plank on which tourism is built, says Minister of Tourism and International Transport", said Barbados Tourism...

St. Lucia Equals World’s Best For Covid-19.

Soufriere, St. Lucia--Saint Lucia’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic in ensuring a safe and strategic approach to the reopening of the economy, is receiving...

Jamaica Tourism Chiefs Call For More Coherent Covid-19 Response.

Kington, Jamaica--Tourism stakeholders are calling for a more unified national COVID-19 response between public and private-sector entities, arguing that anything less could be self-defeating...

U.S. Caribbean Islands Struggle To Contain Covid-19, Can’t Control Own Borders.

(KHN)September 1, 2020--The Facebook group called “What’s Going on St. Thomas?” has been flooded with pointed, exasperated comments urging travelers to stay away. This...

Saint Lucia Has Super-Low COVID-19 Infection Rates, Welcomes Tourists, But Returning...

St. Lucia--Monday, August 31, 2020--Based on the impact of a responsible opening plan, traveler pre-testing and on-island protocols, Saint Lucia has confirmed the lowest...

Jamaican Tourism Solution: Jamaicans Visiting Jamaica. It Is Working Well!

Kingston, Jamaica--Tourism stakeholders and ‘Resilient Corridor’ interests are encouraging more Jamaicans to embrace the ‘Rediscover Jamaica’ campaign, in order to drive a sustainable domestic...

Tourist Trouble For American Passport Holders: Rules For More Destinations.

As we have indicated before, with the lack of any kind of international consensus on how to safely manage Covid-19 and keep a tourist...

Dominican Republic Launches US $28.9B Tourism Plan: Free Health Insurance For...

Santo Domingo.--The Government Monday unveiled the Responsible Recovery Plan of the Tourism Sector which seeks to recover one of the most productive sectors of...

The Real McCoy: British Virgin Islands Has New Director of Tourism

The British Virgin Islands has named a new Director of Tourism, The St. Kitts and Nevis Observer has learned. The board of directors of the...

Bad News For Tourism, Airlines Foiled By Two Elephants In The...

In a bid to survive, airlines are desperately trying to convince a wary public that measures like mandatory face masks and hospital-grade air filters make...

New US Virgin Islands Lockdown, Governor Fears High Winds In August...

According to Governor Bryan, islanders must prepare to hunker down for at least a month of lockdown and stay at home measures. Releasing lockdown...

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