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Cadance All Starts for Jazz 'N Creole in Dominica

Cadance All Starts for Jazz 'N Creole in Dominica

ROSEAU, Dominica - Discover Dominica Authority announced the inclusion of the Cadence All Starts for the 7th Dominica’s Jazz ‘n Creole Festival.

Market in Temuco, Chile in flames

Market in Temuco, Chile in flames

The city of Temuco lies 670 km south of Santiago and has a population of approximately 300,000.

Green Globe certifies Catalonia Playa Maroma

Green Globe certifies Catalonia Playa Maroma

Green Globe

LOS ANGELES, California – Green Globe congratulated Catalonia Playa Maroma on its first certification and a notable compliance score of 82% against accredited criteria.

New adults-only, all-inclusive resort coming soon to Paradise Island, Bahamas

New adults-only, all-inclusive resort coming soon to Paradise Island, Bahamas

NASSAU, Bahamas - Warwick International Hotels (WIH) has invested US$28 million to create the four-star Warwick Paradise Island Bahamas, which is set to welcome guests this summer as The ...

Minister: Barbados tourist arrival numbers record high

Minister: Barbados tourist arrival numbers record high

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados - The number of foreign tourist arrivals to Barbados has increased this season as compared with the same period last year.

Hoteles City Express reaches 108 hotels in operation

Hoteles City Express reaches 108 hotels in operation

MEXICO CITY, Mexico - Hoteles City Express, SAB de CV announced today the opening of City Express Ciudad de México Aeropuerto, reaching 108 properties and more than 12,100 rooms in operation.

Ecuador earthquake update

Ecuador earthquake update

Latin Trails

eTurboNews received an update from Latin Trails located in the Galapagos islands of Ecuador, which we would like to share with our readers:

Dear Friends,

Tragic images of Ecuador earthquake emerge

Tragic images of Ecuador earthquake emerge

On April 16, 2016, a huge 7.8 magnitude struck Ecuador.

Jamaica's Tourism Minister to attend important UNWTO meeting

Jamaica's Tourism Minister to attend important UNWTO meeting

KINGSTON, Jamaica - Jamaica's Minister of Tourism Edmund Bartlett is set to participate in a high level symposium being hosted by the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) to explore ...

Grand Bahama Carnival Kickoff soars to new level

Grand Bahama Carnival Kickoff soars to new level

Bahamas Ministry of Tourism

FREEPORT, Grand Bahama – “The Grand Bahama Carnival Kickoff has soared to a new level and the bar has been raised yet again for Nassau. It was truly an event to remember.

St. Martin announces SMART 2016

St. Martin announces SMART 2016

PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten - SMART - St Martin/St Maarten Annual Regional Trade Show - is slated for May 18th -20th , 2016 at Le Beach Hotel (former Beach Plaza Hotel) on the Northern side of the ...

Powerful 7.8 quake strikes Ecuador

Tsunami alert issued; airport control tower collapses Powerful 7.8 quake strikes Ecuador

A massive 7.8 earthquake struck Ecuador at 23:58:37 UTC on April 16, 2016 about 17 miles northwest of the coastal towns and tourist fishing ports of Muisne and Pedernales.

Catalonia Riviera Maya Resort and Catalonia Yucatan Beach: Impressive sustainability

Green Globe certification Catalonia Riviera Maya Resort and Catalonia Yucatan Beach: Impressive sustainability

Green Globe

LOS ANGELES, California – Green Globe congratulated Catalonia Riviera Maya and Yucatan Beach on achieving their first certification and their impressive compliance score of 82%.

Caribbean Tourism Organization HR conference: Moving the region from good to great

Caribbean Tourism Organization HR conference: Moving the region from good to great

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados – The Caribbean’s economic viability and sustainability must continue to attract the attention of leaders and policymakers in all walks of life as the region continues to ...

Strong earthquake near Champerico, Guatemala

Strong earthquake near Champerico, Guatemala

CHAMPERICO, Guatemala - An earthquake with magnitude 6.2 occurred near Champerico, Guatemala at 14:11:29.90 UTC on Apr 15, 2016.

Preliminary Earthquake Report:

Magnitude 6.2

Embraer delivers 21 commercial and 23 executive jets in 1Q16

Embraer delivers 21 commercial and 23 executive jets in 1Q16

SAO JOSE DOS CAMPOS, Brazil - During the first quarter of 2016 (1Q16), Embraer delivered 21 jets to the commercial aviation market and 23 to the business aviation market.

Construction begins on first all-inclusive hotel in Puerto Rico

Construction begins on first all-inclusive hotel in Puerto Rico

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico - AM Resorts hotel chain has formalized its entry into the Puerto Rican market with the announcement of its first hotel on the Island.

Mexico City launches video web series with celebrity designer Genevieve Gorder

Mexico City launches video web series with celebrity designer Genevieve Gorder

MEXICO CITY, Mexico - Travelers today demand rich, authentic cultural experiences rather than simply ticking landmarks off their sightseeing checklist.

Jamaica to concretize multi-destination marketing arrangement with Cuba, Dominican Republic

Jamaica to concretize multi-destination marketing arrangement with Cuba, Dominican Republic

KINGSTON, Jamaica - Efforts to boost cooperation between Jamaica and Cuba in the area of tourism have begun to bear fruit as both countries have agreed to concretize a multi-destination marketing ...

Green Globe awards Catalonia Royal Bávaro for achieving certification

Green Globe awards Catalonia Royal Bávaro for achieving certification

Green Globe

LOS ANGELES, California – Green Globe congratulates Catalonia Royal Bávaro on achieving its first certification with a notable compliance score of 83% against accredited criteria.

Punta Cana named #1 Destination in the Caribbean

Punta Cana named #1 Destination in the Caribbean

SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic - The results are in and we are proud to announce that millions of reviewers named Punta Cana the #1 Destination in the Caribbean in the 2016 Travelers' Choice ...

Copa Holdings announces March 2016 traffic statistics

Copa Holdings announces March 2016 traffic statistics

PANAMA CITY, Panama - Copa Holdings, SA today released preliminary passenger traffic statistics for March 2016:

Aruba invites visitors to celebrate Aloe Wellness Month

Aruba invites visitors to celebrate Aloe Wellness Month

ORANJESTAD, Aruba - For the entire month of June, the One Happy Island of Aruba invites guest to relax as the island celebrates a holistic approach to vacations with the first annual Aloe Wellness ...

Passenger bus plunged into a river: 23 dead

Passenger bus plunged into a river: 23 dead

Passengers traveling on a scheduled bus in Peru from the southern region of the Country from Madre de Dios towards the city of Cusco, a major Andean mountain travel and tourism destination and the ...

Jamaica's Tourism Minister to host seminar for newly appointed board members

Jamaica's Tourism Minister to host seminar for newly appointed board members

KINGSTON, Jamaica - Hot on the heels of the Office of The Prime Minister’s announcement of the members of 52 public boards, Tourism Minister Hon.

Trinidad and Tobago – building sustainable sport tourism niche

Trinidad and Tobago – building sustainable sport tourism niche

Trinidad & Tobago Tourism

PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad – The year 2016 is already a period of great celebration and renewal for sport in the Caribbean, and Trinidad and Tobago is set to build a sustainable sport tourism ...

Dominica: Nature Island Food & Drink Festival comes early in 2016

Dominica: Nature Island Food & Drink Festival comes early in 2016

ROSEAU, Dominica - The ultimate vision of the Nature Island Food & Drink Festival scheduled for April 23rd, 28th & 29th this year is ‘to present and promote culinary excellence and ...

Toyota World Junior Qualifier in Trinidad and Tobago

Toyota World Junior Qualifier in Trinidad and Tobago

Trinidad & Tobago Tourism

PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad - Located against the backdrop of the Northern Range Mountains in Trinidad, the St.

Atlantis, Paradise Island and Caesars Entertainment announce marketing alliance

Atlantis, Paradise Island and Caesars Entertainment announce marketing alliance

PARADISE ISLAND, Bahamas - Atlantis, Paradise Island resort in The Bahamas is pleased to announce a partnership with Caesars Entertainment Corporation.

Hospitality Assured to strengthen international reach at Caribbean Tourism Organization conference

Hospitality Assured to strengthen international reach at Caribbean Tourism Organization conference

ST MICHAEL, Barbados - Hospitality Assured is to continue strengthening its international reach at the CTO - 8th Tourism Human Resources Conference taking place in Antigua and Barbuda from 11-13 ...

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