Dominican Republic Tourism Surging Again

  The Dominican Republic is seeing continued strong growth in tourism arrivals so far this year, according to the latest data from the country’s Central Bank. The Dominican Republic saw a 7.5 percent increase in […]

American Airlines Names New Senior Vice President

  American Airlines has named its newest senior vice president: Patrick O’Keefe, who will serve as the carrier’s new senior vice president for people. O’Keefe, who had been serving as vice president for information technology, […]

7 Reasons to Visit Club Med Columbus Isle

  By Sarah Greaves-GabbadonCJ Travel Editor The French pioneers of the all-inclusive vacation, Club Méditerranée (Club Med) has 70 resorts all over the world, including half a dozen in the Caribbean (in Cancun, Mexico; the […]

Caribbean Hotel Construction Continues to Rise

  There were 15,781 hotel rooms in the Caribbean and Mexico region in construction last month, according to the latest data from analytics firm STR. That total came across 86 projects, representing a 23.2 percent […]

Puerto Rico’s Condado Plaza Hilton Is For Sale

  The historic Condado Plaza Hilton in San Juan has been listed for sale, Caribbean Journal has learned. The 572-room property, which first opened in 1964, is set in the heart of the increasingly hip […]

This Hotel Is Now Serving Lionfish Ceviche

  One of the Caribbean’s greenest resorts is now doing its part for the blue, too. The Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort in Aruba has officially put lionfish on the menu, in an effort to […]

The Bird Whisperer of Aruba

  By Sarah Greaves-GabbadonCJ Travel Editor We’ve heard of hotel pets (Ziggy, the dog at Montpelier Plantation & Beach on Nevis springs to mind) but we’ve never heard of hotels with an entire collection on […]

Air France Adds New Cabins to Cancun Flights

  Air France has debuted new long-haul travel cabins on its flights from Paris Charles de Gaulle to Cancun, Mexico. The new cabins on the carrier’s Boeing 777s include 28 seats in business, 24 seats in […]

Southwest Airlines Launching New Nonstop Flights to Punta Cana, Cancun

  Southwest Airlines is continuing its rapid expansion push in the Caribbean with a trio of new Caribbean routes. The company, which is rolling out a wave of new flights on June 4, has announced […]

A New CEO at InterContinental Hotels Group

  InterContinental Hotels Group has named a new CEO, following the retirement of Richard Solomons. Solomons has been succeeded by Keith Barr, a member of IHG’s executive committee who has spent nearly 17 years with […]