Domincan Republic: VIK Hotel Arena Blanca Receives Recognition

VIK Hotel Arena Blanca received‘s 2014 Award of Excellence. The Award of Excellence is given by to properties annually, in honor of their achievements over the year as measured by their overall guest review score. The benchmark set...Read more

Barceló Bávaro Beach Receives Cristal International Standards Award

Barceló Bávaro Beach, an adults-only all-inclusive resort in the Barceló Bávaro Beach Resort complex, is therecipient of the Cristal International Standards Award for both the room check and pool check categories. This award recognizes hotels that consistently achieve exceptional levels...Read more

Dominica: Secret Bay Named in Top 50 ‘Best Honeymoon Destinations’

Secret Bay has been selected as one of the Hottest Honeymoon Destinations in the World in wedding planning magazine’s The Knot’s annual list. Secret Bay and Dominica were highlighted as one of the top 10 places to go for an...Read more

Delta Vacations Sees Double-Digit Growth in the Dominican Republic

While participating in the Dominican Annual Tourism Exchange (DATE), Delta Vacations, the official vacation provider for Delta Air Lines, revealed that its business in the Dominican Republic is experiencing strong year-over-year growth. Delta Vacations’ 2015 bookings to the Dominican Republic...Read more

USVI: Bolongo Bay Offering 20% Off Paradise Wedding Package for August 2015

The family owned Bolongo Bay Beach Resort on St. Thomas is a flip-flop casual, fun resort where everyone knows your name. The property boasts 62 true beachfront rooms, and is recognized by Frommers as one of the “World’s 10 Best...Read more

Turks & Caicos: The Sands at Grace Bay Offering Incentives for Family Travel

With summer just a few weeks away, The Sands at Grace Bay is temping family travelers who are looking for significant resort savings in a leading Caribbean vacation destination with its reduced low-season rates and 4th night free deal, array...Read more

Jamaica: Meliá Braco Village Holds Ground-Breaking Event

The future Meliá Braco Village resort held a ground-breaking event on Friday April 24, in Trelawny to celebrate a significant construction milestone. Meliá Hotels International (MHI) will manage the 225 room property in a joint-venture partnership with the Jamaican government....Read more

Magdalena Grand Beach & Golf Resort in Tobago Names Sandy Bell Rojas Director of Sales & Marketing

Magdalena Grand Beach & Golf Resort in Tobago has named industry veteran Sandy Bell Rojas as Director of Sales and Marketing where she will oversee efforts in all international markets for the 178-room property. “Sandy Bell Rojas is a welcome...Read more

Aruba Launches Redesigned Travel Agent Certification Program

The Aruba Tourism Authority (ATA) in partnership with Travel Agent Academy launched a redesigned and refreshed Aruba Certified Expert Program (ACE) for the trade community. Specifically designed for travel professionals, this highly-educational tool will ensure travel agents have a full...Read more

Saint Lucia Continues Record-Breaking Tourism Growth in 2015

Hot on the heels of a record-breaking 2014, visitor arrivals to Saint Lucia have increased by 14 percent in the first month of 2015. More than 31,500 visitors entered Saint Lucia, the largest number the island has received during the...Read more