San Juan Marriott Names New Executive Chef

  The San Juan Marriott has appointed a new top chef: Marcelo Dante Filosi Bordenave. The new hire will be executive chef and director of food and beverage, with a mandate to build on the […]

JetBlue Adds Milk Bar to Mint Cabin

  JetBlue has added another big name to its Mint premium cabin experience. The carrier has announced a partnership with New York City-based culinary company Milk Bar, which specializes in desserts and baked goods. Beginning in […]

How to Stay on the Beach in Cap Cana

  Eden Roc at Cap Cana has completed the addition of 26 two-bedroom beachfront suites, rounding out an expansion that has already revealed a renovated Beach Club with infinity pool; ocean view fitness center equipped […]

Rum Journal: Mount Gay 1703 Master Select

  When a company like Mount Gay releases a new rum, there’s a lot riding on it. For the self-styled birthplace of rum, the epicenter of rum-making in the English-speaking Caribbean, a new rum has […]

Viceroy Launches New Brand Tiers

  Viceroy Hotel Group today announced the segmentation of its portfolio into three tiers: The Viceroy Icon Collection, The Viceroy Lifestyle Series and Urban Retreat Collection. The group says the new structure is a natural […]

Allegiant Names New Executive Vice President

  Air carrier Allegiant has named a new executive vice president and chief marketing officer: Ponder Harrison. The travel industry veteran has more than 30 years of experience in the travel industry. “Ponder is one of […]

The State of the Caribbean Cruise Industry

  The cruise industry isn’t slowing down — whether it’s a host of small-ship lines ramping up stops to Cuba or the entry of new players like Virgin Voyages. But what’s next for the Caribbean, a […]

Are Caribbean Hotels Set for a Turnaround?

  It’s no secret that Caribbean hotels struggled last year, due to a number of factors from the growth of Cuba to the threat of Zika. Indeed, hotel occupancy in the region fell by 2.2 […]

Puerto Rico officials urge congress to take immediate action to avoid 'Medicaid cliff'

WASHINGTON, USA — The governor of Puerto Rico, Ricardo Rossello, and Puerto Rico’s Resident Commissioner Jennifer Gonzalez spoke to a group on Capitol Hill on Wednesday to urge the US Congress to address immediately the […]

10 Remote Caribbean Hotels That Are Worth the Journey

  Some hotels are destinations in themselves — and some places are so beautifully remote that when you get there you simply must be in a hotel. There is a peaceful quiet relaxation from the realization that […]