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Destination Trinidad featured in national travel magazine

Destination Trinidad featured in national travel magazine

Trinidad & Tobago Tourism

PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad - Destination Trinidad is the focus of 14-page feature entitled, ‚ÄúThe Song of Trinidad,‚ÄĚ and features nine full pages of spectacular photography of Carnival imagery ...

AC Hotels by Marriott: 'A New Way to Hotel' in Guadalajara

AC Hotels by Marriott: 'A New Way to Hotel' in Guadalajara

MEXICO CITY, Mexico and BETHESDA, MD - AC Hotel Guadalajara, Jalisco, has opened its doors, inviting guests and locals alike to experience A New Way to Hotel in Mexico, catering to the creativity, ...

US$900 million multiple-hotel development in Jamaica

US$900 million multiple-hotel development in Jamaica

The Karisma Resorts is set to break ground.

Jamaica capitalizes on success of Jamaica House 2016

Jamaica capitalizes on success of Jamaica House 2016

KINGSTON, Jamaica ‚Äď Over 20,000 visitors packed into Jamaica House 2016 during the staging of the recently concluded Olympics in Rio de Janiero, Brazil.

Minister Bartlett launches $20 million tourism loan facility in Treasure Beach

Minister Bartlett launches $20 million tourism loan facility in Treasure Beach

TREASURE BEACH, South Coast, Jamaica - Jamaica's Minister of Tourism Edmund Bartlett has launched a special $20 million revolving loan facility, financed by the Tourism Enhancement Fund (TEF), to ...

Celebrating the Day of the Dead in Puerto Vallarta

Celebrating the Day of the Dead in Puerto Vallarta

PUERTO VALLARTA, Mexico - You have a date with Puerto Vallarta from October 28th to November the 2nd.

Meet Puerto Rico members: What's next?

Meet Puerto Rico members: What's next?

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico - Meet Puerto Rico kicked off its 2016 Annual Membership Meeting presenting the year in review along with its successes and challenges as well as the indicators of its ...

Dominican Republic Tourism: Not just the white-sand beaches, but definitely the food

Dominican Republic Tourism: Not just the white-sand beaches, but definitely the food

SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic - Most visitors to Dominican Republic know the country for its white-sand beaches, crystal clear turquoise waters and ample opportunities for relaxation and play ...

Cuenca airport in Ecuador closed until September 5: What's now?

Cuenca airport in Ecuador closed until September 5: What's now?

The Mariscal La Mar Airport from Cuenca will remain closed until September 19, 2016, due to changes in the asphalt layer on the landing strip, according to Cuenca Airport Corporation (CORPAC)

Aeromexico increases service between Tijuana and Los Cabos

Aeromexico increases service between Tijuana and Los Cabos

TIJUANA, Mexico - In a meeting held to report on the progress of the local tourism sector, State Governor Francisco "Kiko" Vega de Lamadrid and the Secretary of Tourism (SECTURE) announced that in ...

US Olympic Committee apologizes to Brazil over fabricated "mugging" story

US swimmers booed and jeered out of Rio after fake "robbery" report US Olympic Committee apologizes to Brazil over fabricated "mugging" story

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil - The US Olympic Committee (USOC) has apologized to Brazil after four US swimmers retracted their fabricated story about being mugged in Rio de Janeiro.

Rio de Janeiro State Department of Tourism loves Rio

Rio de Janeiro State Department of Tourism loves Rio

Starting this week, 6000 custom gifts will be distributed at the Rio Media Center and Espaço Rio, reaffirming the partnership between Rio de Janeiro State Secretary of Tourism Setur-RJ/TurisRio ...

Puerto Vallarta Tourism Board issues statement

Puerto Vallarta Tourism Board issues statement

The Puerto Vallarta Tourism Board just issued the following statement regarding the recent kidnapping at a Mexican beach resort frequented by tourists.

Aeromexico brings live sports, news to its international Boeing 787-8 fleet

Aeromexico brings live sports, news to its international Boeing 787-8 fleet

MEXICO CITY, Mexico - Aeromexico, Mexico's global airline, in partnership with Panasonic Avionics, today announced it has added live television to its Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner aircrafts.

Cuba Welcomes U.S. Participants to the 2016 Titan Tropic Cuba

Cuba Welcomes U.S. Participants to the 2016 Titan Tropic Cuba

With the recent change in U.S.-Cuba relationships, it's now easier than ever for American Mountain Bike enthusiasts to participate in the Titan Tropic Cuba by GAES The second edition of the MTB ...

Faith based tourism policy in Jamaica

Faith based tourism policy in Jamaica

As part of the Ministry of Tourism’s strategy to significantly increase visitor arrivals and develop the tourism sector, a policy is being formulated to deliberately target the faith-based ...

Puerto Vallarta Restaurant abduction: No tourist involved

Puerto Vallarta Restaurant abduction: No tourist involved

According to a statement received by eTurboNews no tourist was a victim of this morning abduction of 16 restaurant guests in at La Leche, a popular upscale restaurant located on on Zona Hotelera ...

Puerto Vallarta Tourism: 16 guests abducted by gunpoint from upscale restaurant

Puerto Vallarta Tourism: 16 guests abducted by gunpoint from upscale restaurant

It's on the main boulevard between resort hotels on the popular tropical beaches of the Mexican Resort town Puerto Vallarta.

Earthquake in Peru: 4 dead, 30 injured

Earthquake in Peru: 4 dead, 30 injured

It happened close to Arequipa.

GOL announces July 2016 preliminary air traffic results

GOL announces July 2016 preliminary air traffic results

SÃO PAULO, Brazil - GOL Linhas Aéreas Inteligentes SA, Brazil's largest air transportation and travel services group, with annual revenues of R$10 billion, announces today preliminary air ...

Jamaica's Tourism Minister spearheads marketing drive in Dominican Republic and Brazil

Jamaica's Tourism Minister spearheads marketing drive in Dominican Republic and Brazil

KINGSTON, Jamaica - Minister of Tourism Edmund Bartlett is set to leave Jamaica on Saturday August 13, 2016, to spearhead the Ministry’s drive to pursue aggressive growth and marketing ...

Minister: Jamaica earned $1.3 billion from tourism in first six months of 2016

Minister: Jamaica earned $1.3 billion from tourism in first six months of 2016

KINGSTON, Jamaica - Minister of Tourism Edmund Bartlett says Jamaica is firmly on the path to welcoming four million visitors for 2016.

Copa Holdings announces July 2016 traffic statistics

Copa Holdings announces July 2016 traffic statistics

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

Operating Data Jul Jul % Change YTD YTD % Change

Journalist, volunteer wounded in Rio Olympics media bus attack

Journalist, volunteer wounded in Rio Olympics media bus attack

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil - A bus carrying journalists covering the Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro was reportedly fired upon on Tuesday.

Caribbean Resort Wellness Program: A Customized Approach

Caribbean Resort Wellness Program: A Customized Approach

Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort is pleased to announce the launch of Aruba’s only

Opportunities for cruise line suppliers at FCCA Conference & Trade Show

Opportunities for cruise line suppliers at FCCA Conference & Trade Show

PEMBROKE PINES, FL - Anyone looking to supply products to cruise lines has a prime opportunity at the 23rd annual FCCA Cruise Conference & Trade Show.

Minister Bartlett to address the Spruce up Jamaica TSIP Rally of the Interns

Minister Bartlett to address the Spruce up Jamaica TSIP Rally of the Interns

MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica - Jamaica's Tourism Minister Edmund Bartlett will be the keynote speaker at the Spruce Up Jamaica Tourism Summer Intern Program’s - Rally of the Interns.

Grupo Aeroportuario del Pacifico: Passenger traffic up 16.1 percent

Grupo Aeroportuario del Pacifico: Passenger traffic up 16.1 percent

GUADALAJARA, Mexico - Grupo Aeroportuario del Pacífico, SAB de CV announced preliminary terminal passenger traffic figures for the month of July 2016, compared to traffic figures for July 2015. ...

Jamaica's Tourism Minister to launch One World Ska and Rocksteady Music Festival

Jamaica's Tourism Minister to launch One World Ska and Rocksteady Music Festival

KINGSTON, Jamaica - Minister Bartlett will be a guest speaker at the launch event for the 1st Annual One World Ska & Rocksteady Music Festival.

Ecuador calls for help: We need tourists now!

Ecuador calls for help: We need tourists now!

Come back to visit Ecuador. We need tourists! These are the words by Maria Duarte, Ecuador's Minister of Urban Development and Housing. Tourists pay in local currency.

8 reasons to visit Central America's birdwatcher's paradise

8 reasons to visit Central America's birdwatcher's paradise

TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras - In the heart of Central America there is a birdwatching paradise that remains hidden in the eyes of tourists and birders.

Rio Olympics bomb explosion

Rio Olympics bomb explosion

Security in the Olympic city of Rio de Janeiro is tight. Better safe than sorry is the slogan here.

Tokyo Metropolitan Government conveying Tokyo tourist appeal in Rio de Janeiro

Tokyo Metropolitan Government conveying Tokyo tourist appeal in Rio de Janeiro

TOKYO, Japan - The Tokyo Metropolitan Government announced that it will conduct the following activities during the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic and Paralympic Games to convey the appeal of Tokyo ...

Aeromexico reports July 2016 traffic results

Aeromexico reports July 2016 traffic results

MEXICO CITY, Mexico - Grupo Aeromexico SAB de CV today reported July 2016 operational results.

Rosewood Tucker’s Point in Bermuda achieves recertification by Green Globe

Rosewood Tucker’s Point in Bermuda achieves recertification by Green Globe

Green Globe

LOS ANGELES, California ‚Äď ‚ÄúWe are extremely honored to have been awarded the Green Globe re-certification yet again this year,‚ÄĚ said Paul Telford, Managing Director for Rosewood Tucker‚Äôs ...

Pineapple Beach Club Antigua announces grand opening

Pineapple Beach Club Antigua announces grand opening

DEERFIELD BEACH, FL - Pineapple Beach Club Antigua, the laidback tropical hideaway represented by Elite Island Resorts, is planning a grand reopening on October 1, 2016, following a closure for ...

Brazil international arrivals to increase 7 percent in Olympic Year

Brazil international arrivals to increase 7 percent in Olympic Year

SÃO PAULO, Brazil - According to Global Market Research Company Euromonitor International, inbound arrivals to Brazil are forecasted to increase 7.2 percent to reach 6.3 million in 2016, with the ...

Volaris: Strong passenger demand drives record 92% load factor

Volaris: Strong passenger demand drives record 92% load factor

MEXICO CITY, Mexico - Volaris, the ultra-low-cost airline serving Mexico, the United States and Central America, reports July 2016 and year-to-date preliminary traffic results.

Earthquake rocks Argentina’s Jujuy province

Earthquake rocks Argentina’s Jujuy province

SAN SALVADOR DE JUJUY, Argentina - Strong earthquake rocked Jujuy, a province in Argentina’s remote northwest, earlier today.

Preliminary Earthquake Report:

Magnitude 6.0

ASUR: Total passenger traffic up 9.6 percent

ASUR: Total passenger traffic up 9.6 percent

MEXICO CITY, Mexico - Grupo Aeroportuario del Sureste, SAB de CV (ASUR) the first privatized airport group in Mexico and operator of Cancun Airport and eight other airports in southeast Mexico, as ...

Copa Holdings reports Q2 2016 financial results

Copa Holdings reports Q2 2016 financial results

PANAMA CITY, Panama - Copa Holdings, SA today announced financial results for the second quarter of 2016 (2Q16). The terms "Copa Holdings" or "the Company" refer to the consolidated entity.

Earl upgraded to a hurricane currently threatening Belize and Honduras

Earl upgraded to a hurricane currently threatening Belize and Honduras

The National Hurricane Center in Miami upgraded Tropical Storm Earl to a hurricane at 4:00 pm CDT.

A NOAA Hurricane Hunter aircraft just reached Earl and measured

Embraer Executive Jets earns top ranking

Embraer Executive Jets earns top ranking

SAO JOSE DOS CAMPOS, Brazil - Embraer Executive Jets' customer support has soared to its first-ever solo No 1 ranking in Aviation International News' 2016 Product Support Survey, receiving its ...

Tourism Minister Bartlett breaks ground at Hard Rock Café in Montego Bay

Tourism Minister Bartlett breaks ground at Hard Rock Café in Montego Bay

MONTEGO BAY, St James - Minister of Tourism Edmund Bartlett participated in the official groundbreaking of Hard Rock Café Montego Bay with Mayor of Montego Bay, Glendon Harris; COO of Rockin ...

RIo Olympics tourism: Avoid sex, mosquito bites and a stark warning

RIo Olympics tourism: Avoid sex, mosquito bites and a stark warning

Avoiding mosquito bites, and safe or no sex is the best defense against a virus, a travel safety specialist advises travelers heading to the Olympics.

Jamaica to assist farmers increase capacity to supply tourism businesses

Jamaica to assist farmers increase capacity to supply tourism businesses

KINGSTON, Jamaica - Minister of Tourism Edmund Bartlett has declared that his Ministry will be working assiduously to address the constraints farmers face in meeting the required capacity to ...

Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association - second conference in Puerto Rico

Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association - second conference in Puerto Rico

The Caribbean Hospitality Industry Exchange Forum (CHIEF) is generating a healthy buzz as it approaches its second conference slated for September 30 to October 2, 2016 at El Conquistador Resort, ...

Let the Games begin! First Olympic horses arrive in Rio de Janeiro!

Let the Games begin! First Olympic horses arrive in Rio de Janeiro!

LAUSANNE, Switzerland - It's not just the human athletes that are flying into Brazil for Rio 2016.

Jamaica's Tourism: Second staging of ‚ÄėChristmas in July‚Äô a major success

Jamaica's Tourism: Second staging of ‚ÄėChristmas in July‚Äô a major success

KINGSTON, Jamaica - The Ministry of Tourism’s efforts to increase the purchase and use of more Jamaican-made products in the tourism industry and related sectors were boosted today (Thursday ...

CDC official: Puerto Rico in the midst of Zika epidemic

CDC official: Puerto Rico in the midst of Zika epidemic

ATLANTA, GA - As of July 7, Zika has been diagnosed in 5,582 people, including 672 pregnant women, in Puerto Rico according to a new report published today in the Morbidity and Mortality Weekly ...

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