How You Can Help Barbuda

  By the Caribbean Journal staff The island of Barbuda was totally devastated by the passage of Hurricane Irma last week Almost 95 percent of the island’s buildings were destroyed, with both private properties and […]

Editor’s Note: The Caribbean, After Irma

  On Oct. 9, 1780, the Great Hurricane came to the Caribbean. Huracan San Calixto lasted 11 days in the West Indies, pummeling the southeastern Caribbean with terrifying winds as high as 200 miles per […]

An Update on Anguilla Tourism, After Irma

  Above: a British relief flight By the Caribbean Journal staff Anguilla was devastated by Hurricane Irma, but the island is beginning recovery and relief efforts. Anguilla’s Governor and Chief Minister are continuing to assess […]

St. Kitts, Nevis Airports Reopen

  Airports in St. Kitts and Nevis have reopened following Hurricane Irma, officials said. The storm only caused “minimal damage” overall, with both St. Kitts’ Robert L Bradshaw International Airport and Nevis’ Vance Amory International […]

The Latest on Anguilla After Irma

  The latest reports on Anguilla are in following Hurricane Irma, a storm that rocked the island and caused one death. According to the Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency, the island’s airport runway and most […]

Irma Hits Cuba, Nears Florida

  By the Caribbean Journal staff Hurricane Irma was moving near the north coast of Cuba on Saturday evening, heading toward the Florida Keys, according to the latest projections from the NOAA. The storm was […]

Puerto Rico Reopens Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport

  By the Caribbean Journal staff The Caribbean’s busiest airport has reopened following Hurricane Irma. Puerto Rico’s Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport in San Juan is operating again, a major boost for the region given […]

Irma in Cuba; Hurricane Jose Nears Caribbean

  Above: the path of Hurricane Jose By the Caribbean Journal staff As Hurricane Irma made landfall in Cuba and headed to Florida, another hurricane got closer to the Caribbean on Friday: Hurricane Jose. Hurricane […]

Caribbean Airlines Offering Fee Waivers for Irma-Affected Travelers

  Caribbean Airlines is now offering rebooking fee waivers to travelers whose plans have been affected by Hurricane Irma. Travelers who have confirmed tickets for the period between Sept. 5 and Oct. 31 can now […]

Irma Heads Toward Bahamas, Cuba

  By the Caribbean Journal staff Hurricane Irma continues to move to the northwest as a Category 5 storm. The storm moved from the island of Hispaniola to the Turks and Caicos before heading toward […]