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The latest Saint Lucia Tourist Board social media campaign

The latest Saint Lucia Tourist Board social media campaign

SAINT LUCIA – Designated a UNESCO World Heritage site for a decade now, the iconic twin peaks of the Saint Lucia Pitons are synonymous with Saint Lucian identity.

Punto Azul load factor up 46 percent

Punto Azul load factor up 46 percent

Punto Azul, has released it August 2014 passenger statistics reporting a 74% load factor with 11,866 passengers uplifted.

Mexico City – Managua now on Aero Mexico

Mexico City – Managua now on Aero Mexico

Aeromexico, Mexico's global airline, announces that starting on December 10, it will connect Mexico City to Managua, Nicaragua, 6 times a week.

The festival of chocolate and more chocolate continues

The festival of chocolate and more chocolate continues

SOUFRIERE, Saint Lucia - This October Jade Mountain, just named number one hotel in the Caribbean by Travel + Leisure, is all about chocolate.

JAPEX 2014: Tourism Linkages Hub to build and strengthen business ties

JAPEX 2014: Tourism Linkages Hub to build and strengthen business ties

KINGSTON, Jamaica - In keeping with ongoing efforts to improve the linkages between tourism, manufacturing, agriculture and other sectors of the economy, the Tourism Linkages Hub will assist in ...

WTTC: Day one of summit wraps

World Travel & Tourism Summit in Lima, Peru WTTC: Day one of summit wraps

LIMA, Peru (eTN) - Day one of the World Travel & Tourism Council’s (WTTC) Summit, themed “Facing Challenges Finding Opportunities,” wrapped up today and will continue tomorrow, September ...

Tweets live from World Travel & Tourism Council Summit in Peru

Tweets live from World Travel & Tourism Council Summit in Peru

LIMA, Peru (eTN) - Tweets are flying in as the opening day of the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) resumes after a short break.

LIVE: Get the whole picture of WTTC Summit opening

World Travel & Tourism Summit ongoing now in Peru LIVE: Get the whole picture of WTTC Summit opening

LIMA, Peru (eTN) - Day one of the World Travel & Tourism Council’s Summit, themed “Facing Challenges Finding Opportunities,” is seeing a stellar lineup of speakers.

Jamaica tourism shines a spotlight on the craft industry

Jamaica tourism shines a spotlight on the craft industry

KINGSTON, Jamaica – Underscoring the importance of the new Craft Council of Jamaica, the Hon. Dr.

Volaris: Passenger numbers up 3 percent

Volaris: Passenger numbers up 3 percent

MEXICO CITY, Mexico - Volaris, the ultra-low-cost airline serving Mexico and the US, today reported its preliminary traffic results for August 2014.

Barbados launches new tourism divisions

Barbados launches new tourism divisions

NEW YORK, NY - The island of Barbados is pleased to announce its newest division of tourism affairs, the Barbados Tourism Marketing Inc. (BTMI) and the Barbados Tourism Product Authority ...

Reality of marijuana tourism: Caribbean Tourism Organization debate

Reality of marijuana tourism: Caribbean Tourism Organization debate

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados - The notion or reality of marijuana tourism will be discussed at the upcoming State of the Industry Conference (SOTIC) in the USVI next week.

PoolSafe debuts at Atlantis Resort, Paradise Island Bahamas

PoolSafe debuts at Atlantis Resort, Paradise Island Bahamas

The revolutionary poolside "safe" for hotel, resort and cruise line guests to stow their valuables is now available at Atlantis Resort on Paradise Island in the Bahamas.

Turks and Caicos cruise tourist numbers triple

Turks and Caicos cruise tourist numbers triple

TURKS AND CAICOS - A new deep water port is set to be built in East Caicos allowing a second point of access for cruise ships in the TCI.

 CANATURH - Honduras: Do you have time?

CANATURH - Honduras: Do you have time?

TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras - Having and quantifying time is a subject that has fascinated man for eons.

Croc's Casino Costa Rica now Las Vegas style

Croc's Casino Costa Rica now Las Vegas style

LAS VEGAS - Global gaming entertainment leader IGT brings the authentic Las Vegas-style gaming experience to Costa Rica with its agreement to provide IGT games and systems to Croc's Casino ...

Colombia: Commercial plane crash kills all passengers on board

Colombia: Commercial plane crash kills all passengers on board

A commercial airplane crashed in Colombia's southwestern jungle, killing 10 passengers and crew.

Tourists, including a child, were killed at this crash in Colombia's Amazon rainforest.

Public policies to support SMEs of the greater Caribbean region

Public policies to support SMEs of the greater Caribbean region

A central objective of organizations responsible for supporting Small- and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) in Latin America and the Caribbean is to improve the potential for growth, innovation and ...

SICA and the ACS: Building the bridge

REGIONAL INTEGRATION: THE IMPORTANCE TO APPROACH THE GREAT CARIBBEAN WITH CENTRAL AMERICA REGION SICA and the ACS: Building the bridge

The Central American Integration System (SICA) was formed in 1991 and is a regional organization which includes the States of Belize, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Guatemala, ...

Seven Caribbean countries to receive sustainable tourism technical support

Seven Caribbean countries to receive sustainable tourism technical support

ST MICHAEL, Barbados - Seven destinations in the Caribbean & Central America region will receive support to enhance the long-term viability of their tourism sectors.

26 tons heavy, 26 meters long - it's an animal in Argentina

26 tons heavy, 26 meters long - it's an animal in Argentina

26 meters long, 60 tons heavy - it's not a Boeing 737 airplane, it's an animal found in Argentina.

The importance of statistics and geography for development

The importance of statistics and geography for development

Lifting persons in developing countries out of poverty and improving the stance of the country itself has long been a challenge faced by governments, with the Greater Caribbean being no ...

Colombian city on track to be next business and leisure hub in Latin America

Colombian city on track to be next business and leisure hub in Latin America

MIAMI, FL - Cartagena de Indias, the picturesque colonial city on Colombia's Caribbean coast, is experiencing major growth in investment and international arrivals, leading to huge gains in ...

Important Tourism Satellite Account Workshop gets underway in Kingston

Important Tourism Satellite Account Workshop gets underway in Kingston

KINGSTON, Jamaica – A TSA workshop got underway today (September 3) at the Courtleigh Hotel, New Kingston, under the theme: “Establishing a Sustainable Synergy Between Technological Best ...

Karisma receives Green Globe Sustainable Leader Award

Karisma receives Green Globe Sustainable Leader Award

LOS ANGELES, California - This year marks the first time that Karisma Hotels & Resorts’ entire collection of Gourmet Inclusive resorts located in the Riviera Maya in Mexico has been awarded ...

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