First in port insect discovery by authorities in San Juan, Puerto Rico

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — An entomologist from the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) confirmed recently that US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agriculture specialists made a first in port discovery of an insect within […]

China’s HNA Pays $6.5 Billion For Hilton Stake

  China’s HNA Group has announced the purchase of a 25 percent equity interest in Hilton Worldwide Holdings from affiliates of Blackstone. The value of the transaction is approximately $6.5 billion, or $26.25 per share […]

How to Take a Jazz Cruise in the Caribbean

  It’s a new kind of Caribbean cruise. Entertainment Cruise Productions, Don Was of Blue Note Records and Steven Bensusan of the Blue Note Jazz club have announced a five-year partnership for jazz cruises in […]

Puerto Rico authorities intercept vessel with 283lbs cocaine; two Dominican Republic nationals arrested

AGUADILLA, Puerto Rico — US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Air and Marine Operations (AMO) seized 283 pounds (128.8 kilos) of cocaine on Sunday night after intercepting a “yola” type vessel near the northwestern coast […]

Graycliff: The Jewel of the Bahamas

  Graycliff, the Caribbean epicenter of luxury  By Alexander BritellCJ Editor in Chief In the middle of a room in an old pirate mansion in Nassau there is a piano. Every night, the sound of this […]

Lobster and Jazz in Barbados

  A perfect beach. Classic jazz. Giant lobster. It’s hard to find a better combination of, well, anything, in the Caribbean. This is Lobster Alive, a small beach restaurant on Carlisle Bay in Barbados that […]

Caribbean-Mexico Sees Jump in Hotel Construction

  The Caribbean-Mexico region is seeing a big jump in hotel construction, according to the latest report from STR. The regional hotel pipeline saw an 18.5 percent increase in rooms under contract and an 18.7 […]

The Mount Nevis Hotel Expands

  The boutique Mount Nevis hotel in Nevis has completed a major expansion project. The hotel has introduced a total of 12 new suites as part of a larger transformation that included a new wing […]

VIDEO: This is Aruba’s Must-Visit Resort

  On the most beautiful corner of the most spectacular beach in Aruba is a special place: the Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort. And on an island famed for its large beach resorts, this place […]

Four Popular Caribbean Restaurants in Miami to Try Right Now

  Popular eateries, from cafeterias to cocktail bars By Sarah Greaves-GabbadonCJ Travel Editor Sometimes the craving for Caribbean food strikes when you’re nowhere near the Caribbean. But if you live in South Florida (or you’re […]