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VIDEO: Inside Anguilla’s Tequila Sunrise Villa

 It’s one of the coolest places to stay in the Caribbean – Tequila Sunrise, the famous villa on the island of Anguilla. It’s long on luxury and great views, and it even comes with its own Patrón dispenser. In other words, ... [ Read More ]

Above: Pizza Pi. All photos by wherethecoconutsgrow.com

The Caribbean’s First Pizza Boat

 A floating pizzeria? In a spot off the southeastern coast of St Thomas, US Virgin Islands, it’s a reality. Pizza Pi, which debuted in Christmas Cove last year, is the Caribbean’s first-ever pizza boat. The brainchild of award-winning chef and ... [ Read More ]

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This New Carnival Ship Has a Two-Deck Spa (And a Hammam)

 Carnival’s new Vista cruise ship has a major new amenity: a two-deck spa called Cloud 9. The spa includes everything from an infrared sauna to a Hammam Chamber, along with “experience showers” that even have their own fragrance elements. Carnival ... [ Read More ]

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 By the Caribbean Journal staff Global hotel giant Choice Hotels International has named a new president. The company has promoted chief operating officer Patrick Pacious to president and chief operating officer. In the new role, Pacious will “assume a greater ... [ Read More ]

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 It’s one of the most beautiful resorts in the Caribbean — the private island called Petit St Vincent in the heart of the Grenadines chain. And now it’s even easier to stay there — for longer. The resort has announced a ... [ Read More ]

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 By Dana NilandCJ Contributor Carlson Rezidor is continuing its expansion of the Radisson Blu brand with a new location at Lake Chapala, Ajijic, Mexico. The hotel group announced the signing of an agreement with real estate and investment firm Sun-Star ... [ Read More ]

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 Sure, there is the food and the rum and the culture and the people. But the primary draw, the siren song beckoning us to the Caribbean, is the beach. We have long acknowledged that there is something about millions of grains of ... [ Read More ]

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 A landmark solar energy project has been commissioned on the Dutch Caribbean island of St Eustatius. German energy firm SMA Sunbelt Energy has integrated 1.9 MWp of photovoltaic power and 1 MW of batteries, meaning the island will save up ... [ Read More ]

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 School’s out for the summer. Rates are low and adventure is high. Summer travel is in the air, and now is the best time of the year for a vacation, whether with your family or your significant other. Few places ... [ Read More ]

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 Maybe you’re looking for a different kind of holiday, or an extended break. Or maybe you need to learn French for a job. Either way, why not do it in the Caribbean? Enter France Langue, a French school in Fort-de-France, ... [ Read More ]

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 Delta Airlines has announced the expansion of its Delta Comfort+ fares to Caribbean flights. Delta Comfort+ includes Sky Priority boarding with dedicated overhead bin space; extra legroom; free craft beer, wine and spirits; and complimentary snacks and entertainment on most ... [ Read More ]

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 By Alexander Britell June is nearly upon us, meaning it’s time for another Caribbean island. With the mercury rising, we recommend you try the wonderful French Caribbean destination of St Martin next month. For just one half of a small ... [ Read More ]

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 One of the Caribbean’s leading airports has introduced another customer-friendly feature. Nassau’s Lynden Pindling International Airport has announced the launch of a new Electronic Boarding Pass system. That means that the 3.2 million passengers traveling through the Bahamas’ major gateway ... [ Read More ]

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 The next major Caribbean food festival of the season is coming soon. The Punta Cana Food and Wine Festival returns this year to the Dominican Republic’s tourism capital, The gastronomic event will take place this year  on July 1 and ... [ Read More ]

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 By the Caribbean Journal staff United Airlines is continuing its expansion in the Caribbean region. The carrier will be launching new flights from Houston to St Thomas beginning as early as next week, according to the US Virgin Islands Department ... [ Read More ]

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 By Nancy GeorgeOp-Ed Contributor The very good news for Caribbean education is that the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Council for Human and Social Development (COHSOD) has agreed that 2016 is the time to craft a Regional Strategic Action Plan that presents ... [ Read More ]

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 Southwest Airlines will be filing an application with the US Department of Transportation to offer new daily flights to Cancun, the company announced. The daily flights will operate year-round between Los Angeles and Cancun. “We’re ready to go and if ... [ Read More ]

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 TSA Precheck has expanded to Puerto Rico-based Seaborne Airlines. The program, which lets eligible, pre-screened travelers go through a separate security line without having to remove their shoes, belt, jackets or laptops, will now be available for enrolled customers traveling ... [ Read More ]