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Aeromexico reports January 2015 traffic results

Aeromexico reports January 2015 traffic results

MEXICO CITY, Mexico - Grupo Aeromexico S A B de C V, the largest airline in Mexico, today reported its January 2015 operational results.

Italian tourist loses her life in Costa Rican surf

Italian tourist loses her life in Costa Rican surf

BRASILITO, Costa Rica - A woman vacationing in Playa Brasilito, one of Costa Rica’s Gold Coast beaches located in the province of Guanacaste, lost her life in the surf this weekend.

2014 another record year for Jamaica's tourism sector

2014 another record year for Jamaica's tourism sector

MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica - Expectations of another record year for Jamaica’s tourism industry have been realized with stopover arrivals, cruise ship arrivals and earnings for 2014 surpassing the ...

Guatemala volcano explodes, airport closed

Guatemala volcano explodes, airport closed

The Fire Volcano in southern Guatemala exploded incandescent rock and ash over surrounding towns Saturday.

Authorities had not order evacuations so far.

24th Annual Saint Lucia Jazz and Arts Festival draws internationally renowned talent

24th Annual Saint Lucia Jazz and Arts Festival draws internationally renowned talent

SAINT LUCIA – The annual Saint Lucia Jazz and Arts Festival, now in its 24th year, raises the curtain on April 30 with a line-up of performers who blends island culture, famed musical talent ...

Aeromexico included in Mexican Stock Exchange Sustainability Index

Aeromexico included in Mexican Stock Exchange Sustainability Index

MEXICO CITY, Mexico - Aeromexico, Mexico's global airline, announced its inclusion —as of this month—, in the list published by the Mexican Stock Exchange (BMV) that recognizes corporate ...

Brazil: E-commerce grows 24 percent in 2014

Brazil: E-commerce grows 24 percent in 2014

SAO PAULO, Brazil - 2014 presented a quite positive result in Brazilian e-commerce, having registered a 24% growth in relation to 2013.

Volaris reports passenger traffic growth of 11 percent

Volaris reports passenger traffic growth of 11 percent

MEXICO CITY, Mexico - Volaris, the ultra-low-cost airline serving Mexico and the United States, today reported its preliminary traffic results for January 2015.

Europe ready to make its mark at World Travel Market Latin America

Europe ready to make its mark at World Travel Market Latin America

New exhibitors from Portugal, Italy, Lithuania, Turkey and Switzerland have already secured their participation in the third edition of World Travel Market (WTM) Latin America, which last year ...

Transcript of Briefing: Minister of Tourism and Entertainment, the Hon. Dr. Wykeham McNeill

Transcript of Briefing: Minister of Tourism and Entertainment, the Hon. Dr. Wykeham McNeill

This is a transcript of remarks by the Jamaica Minister of Tourism and Entertainment, the Hon. Dr.

Social media enthusiasts to experience the greatest show on Earth

Social media enthusiasts to experience the greatest show on Earth

PORT-OF-SPAIN, TRINIDAD –Coverage of Trinidad and Tobago’s Carnival activities usually run the gamut of media from print to radio and television, enticing readers, listeners and viewers to ...

Oldest Botanical Gardens in Western Hemisphere selebrates 250th anniversary

Oldest Botanical Gardens in Western Hemisphere selebrates 250th anniversary

KINGSTOWN, St Vincent– A collection of 32 unspoiled islands and cays in the secluded Southern Caribbean, St.

Choose your favorite time to visit Statia in 2015

Choose your favorite time to visit Statia in 2015

ORANJESTAD, St. Eustatius – You may have blinked and missed it but St. Eustatius is a petit destination preserved from mass tourism. St.

Panama 6.0 earthquake poses no threat

Panama 6.0 earthquake poses no threat

A 6.0 earthquake was measured at 2240 at the epic center, or 0440 GMT, South of Panama.

The location was 195 miles south of Punta de Burica, Panama, or 338 miles SSE of San Jose, Costa ...

Transcipt: Jamaica Minister of Tourism and Entertainment Dr. Wykeham McNeil

Official Launch of the JET/TEF Nuh Dutty Up Jamaica Public Education Campaign Transcipt: Jamaica Minister of Tourism and Entertainment Dr. Wykeham McNeil

The Jamaica Minister of Tourism and Entertainment, Hon. Dr. Wykeham McNeil, spoke at the official launch of the JET/TEF "Nuh Dutty Up Jamaica" Public Education Campaign today.

Antigua & Barbuda Tourism Authority appoints overseas team

MARIE WALKER NAMED VICE PRESIDENT, SALES & MARKETING, USA AND CANADA JEAN-MARC FLAMBERT NAMED VICE PRESIDENT, SALES & MARKETING, UK AND EUROPE Antigua & Barbuda Tourism Authority appoints overseas team

Antigua and Barbuda’s Minister of Tourism, Economic Development Investment and Energy, the Honorable Asot Michael, has announced the appointment of tourism executives, Marie Walker and Jean-Marc ...

Miami Dolphins legends teach football to Bahamian youth

Dan Marino and Friends Weekend Returns to The Bahamas February 19 Miami Dolphins legends teach football to Bahamian youth

NASSAU, Bahamas - Some 18 Miami Dolphins Legends, their families and friends are expected to touch down in The Islands Of The Bahamas on February 19 as they participate in the second annual Dan ...

Routes Americas officially handed over to Puerto Rico Tourism Company

Routes Americas officially handed over to Puerto Rico Tourism Company

Following a record Routes Americas in Denver which welcomed over 650 delegates, 45% growth year on year, Denver International Airport has officially handed the event over to the US Commonwealth of ...

A man can never reach so high as when he stoops to help a child

State of the Art Resource Centre Reopens at St Paul’s Primary School in Jamaica A man can never reach so high as when he stoops to help a child

St. Paul’s Primary School in Jamaica held their official Resource Centre reopening exercises to great fanfare on Wednesday, January 28, 2015.

Bahamas launches Junkanoo Carnival

Celebrations for Grand Bahama & Nassau in April & May Bahamas launches Junkanoo Carnival

NASSAU, Bahamas – A Bahamian breeze warmed Manhattan as Valery Brown Alce, Senior Director of Global Marketing, Edward Archer, General Manager of the Bahamas Tourist Office, Atlanta and Mikala ...

Anguilla starts off 2015 with hotel & restaurant openings, new industry developments

Anguilla starts off 2015 with hotel & restaurant openings, new industry developments

ANGUILLA, BWI – Anguilla anticipates a robust 2015 winter season by enticing travelers to experience not only its 33 pristine, powder-white beaches, but also a range of new additions for the ...

Grenada is the top trending beach destination

Grenada is the top trending beach destination

ST GEORGE'S, Grenada - Grenada is the top trending beach destination according to KAYAK 2015 Travel Hacker Guide.

From the Bahamas with love: 16 couples marry on 16 islands

From the Bahamas with love: 16 couples marry on 16 islands

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – The Islands Of The Bahamas, recognized as the premier destination for romance, weddings, honeymoons and renewals, was the site of sixteen weddings as sixteen lucky couples from ...

Costa Rica consolidates its position as prime tourist destination

Costa Rica consolidates its position as prime tourist destination

SAN JOSE, Costa Rica - Costa Rica continues to consolidate its position in the area of tourism.

Argentina: Tourism spending up 25 percent

Argentina: Tourism spending up 25 percent

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina - Almost 30 billion pesos were spent by tourists on retail purchases in January nationwide, 25 percent more than the same month last year, according to a report by the ...

Jamaican massage therapists to be awarded with ITEC diplomas

Jamaican massage therapists to be awarded with ITEC diplomas

Ten Jamaican professional massage therapists have completed their Final International Therapy Examination Council (ITEC) Holistic Massage Course in Jamaica on January 14, 2015 at the UWI Western ...

Peru: Tourism performed well in 2014

Peru: Tourism performed well in 2014

LIMA, Peru - The Ministry of Tourism announced that in 2014 Peruvian domestic tourism was worth S/. 160 million, about US$ 53 million.

American tourist drowns while kayaking in Costa Rica

American tourist drowns while kayaking in Costa Rica

SAN JOSE, Costa Rica - A 40-year-old woman from the United States identified as Amanda Hellman drowned in a kayaking accident on the Sarapiquí River Thursday, the Costa Rican Red Cross confirmed ...

Puerto Rico Tourism Company welcomes Caribbean Travel Marketplace 2015

Puerto Rico Tourism Company welcomes Caribbean Travel Marketplace 2015

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – Puerto Rico will host the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA) “2015 Caribbean Travel Marketplace” at the Puerto Rico Convention Center from January ...

WTM Latin America 2015 opens visitor registration

WTM Latin America 2015 opens visitor registration

The biggest and best event yet is taking place from April 22-24 in Sao Paulo.

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