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St Croix Is Planning a Major New Resort Project

 Could St Croix get a major new resort? That’s the plan by the government of the US Virgin Islands, which is looking to bring a four-star resort project to the island. US Virgin Islands Governor Kenneth Mapp said his administration ... [ Read More ]

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One of the World’s Best Sandcastle Sculptors Is Coming to Anguilla

 Sand sculpture in Anguilla By Sarah Greaves-GabbadonCJ Travel Editor Sand sculptor Matt Long (aka Sandman Matt) will bring his talents to Anguilla’s Maundays Bay next month, when he creates one of his original masterpieces on the beach of Cap Juluca ... [ Read More ]

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Bahamas’ Deep Water Cay Plans $168 Million Expansion, Six Senses Resort

 Another big project is coming to the Bahamas. The Deep Water Cay resort community in the Bahamas is planning a major expansion, the country’s government announced this week. The Bahamian government has approved a $168 million expansion of the island’s ... [ Read More ]

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antigua

 It is one of the far reaches of the Caribbean Basin — Guatemala, the heart of the Mayan world. That’s because it has a small but robust Caribbean coastline, making it a rich part of the wider Caribbean. And the ... [ Read More ]

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 A different kind of cruise By Sarah Greaves-GabbadonCJ Travel Editor There are so many cruise lines that sail to the Caribbean that it’s hard to know which one to choose, let alone which ship and which itinerary to select. In ... [ Read More ]

rockhouse

 A clever new idea By Sarah Greaves-GabbadonCJ Travel Editor Rockhouse, a boutique hotel on the West End of Negril, Jamaica, has lunched an innovative new way to encourage their guests to explore the island and its culture. On arrival, guests ... [ Read More ]

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 How to celebrate the big game By Sarah Greaves-GabbadonCJ Travel Editor Superbowl Sunday’s almost here, and St. Thomas’ Bolongo Bay Beach Resort is celebrating the 50th installment of the football competition with not one but two limited-edition cocktails. Both festive ... [ Read More ]

trinidad

 New treatments By Dana NilandCJ Contributor A new line of treatments and natural body care products, infused with tropical and botanical blends from the South Pacific Ocean, are now available at Hyatt Regency Trinidad. With the addition of the award-winning ... [ Read More ]

Above: Jason Fletcher's Apero was the top in Racer Cruiser Class 2 and awarded best performing yacht of the regatta second year in a row after winning all 10 races in her class.

 The Spice Isle has some wind in its sails. Grenada’s tri-island destination is increasingly a hub for top-level sailors, and it’s easy to see why: perfect conditions, a welcoming community and, well, spectacular water. And then there’s Grenada as sailing ... [ Read More ]

carriacou

 A new addition By Dana NilandCJ Contributor The MV Adriana has added Carriacou to its cruise itinerary. The 350-passenger ship is expected to berth at Hillsborough, Carriacou on February 5 from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. The MV Adriana’s last ... [ Read More ]

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 A targeted approach By Dana NilandCJ Contributor St Kitts is looking to attract “lifestyle visitors,” and it has a major draw: the Christophe Harbour development and its marina. St Kitts and Nevis Tourism Minister Lindsay Grant said the “lifestyle visitor” ... [ Read More ]

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 One design firm is making waves in the Caribbean. International Design Concepts is expanding its reach in the Caribbean, with several new projects in the works. The company, which is based in Miami, is working on new interior design projects ... [ Read More ]

secret

 Grenada’s Secret Harbour Marina is poised for a major upgrade, the government said. The plans for the marina project include the creation of a French bakery, a new venue for private events and a new laundry targeting cruisers and students ... [ Read More ]

natigua

 Regional carrier Winair has officially launched scheduled service to Antigua. The new service is from three origin islands: St Maarten, St Kitts and Nevis. The outgoing St Maarten-Antigua flights will operate on Tuesdays and Thursdays, with return service to St ... [ Read More ]

bonaire

 The Divi Flamingo Beach Resort and Casino has a new look. Bonaire’s only casino dive resort underwent a major multimillion-dollar renovation in 2015 that included room and bathroom upgrades, new lounging cabanas, a redesigned pool area, a newly-constructed beach and ... [ Read More ]

air canada

 Air Canada’s traffic to the Caribbean keeps rising. The carrier announced continued growth to the region in January, with an 8.1 percent year-over-year increase in revenue passenger miles to 735 million. Load factor increased by 1.2 percentage points to 86.8 ... [ Read More ]

cool list

 It’s often been said that if you have to ask how much something costs, you can’t afford it. The same is true of cool — if you have to ask why a place is cool, you’re never going to get it. ... [ Read More ]

delta

 Delta Air Lines CEO Richard Anderson is retiring, the company announced on Wednesday. CEO Richard H. Anderson has chosen to retire effective May 2, 2016, when he will be elevated to executive chairman of the Delta Air Lines Board of ... [ Read More ]