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UK cruise tourists attacked, shot in Barbados

British travelers attacked in Bridgetown UK cruise tourists attacked, shot in Barbados

The Foreign Office is investigating reports that two Britons have been shot by a robber while on holiday in Barbados.

Green Globe re-certifies Sea-U Guest House in Barbados

Bathsheba property certified for 4th year Green Globe re-certifies Sea-U Guest House in Barbados

LOS ANGELES, California - Green Globe announces re-certification of the Sea-U Guest House in Bathsheba, St. Joseph, Barbados.

African Diaspora Heritage Trail Conference set for September in Barbados

bringing renewed focus to rich histories of African Diaspora African Diaspora Heritage Trail Conference set for September in Barbados

The Caribbean island of Barbados is set to host the 8th Annual African Diaspora Heritage Trail (ADHT) Conference, from September 17 to 19, 2012.

Hotel on Barbados’ South Coast recognized for improvement of sustainability performance

Recertified by Green Globe Hotel on Barbados’ South Coast recognized for improvement of sustainability performance

LOS ANGELES, California - Green Globe today announced recertification of the Accra Beach Hotel & Spa, Barbados.

Green Globe recertifies Sea-U Guest House in Barbados

Hotel invites guests to be part of green team Green Globe recertifies Sea-U Guest House in Barbados

LOS ANGELES, California - Green Globe today announced recertification of Sea-U Guest House, Tent Bay, Bathsheba.

Barbados responds to comments made by French President Sarkozy

Barbados clarifies its position as treaty-based offshore financial jurisdiction Barbados responds to comments made by French President Sarkozy

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados - In an official statement issued earlier today, Freundel Stuart, Prime Minister of the Government of Barbados took the opportunity to respond to a recent statement made by ...

Sports tourism an important niche for the Caribbean

Speaking with Barbados Director of Sporting Sports tourism an important niche for the Caribbean

Johnson Johnrose

At the World Travel Market (WTM), Johnson Johnrose, Communications Specialist for the Caribbean Tourism Organization, had the chance to talk with Pamela Hiles, Director of Sporting Barbados, which ...

Barbados focusing on sports tourism

Speaking with Barbados Tourism Minister Richard Sealy Barbados focusing on sports tourism

Johnson Johnrose

Johnson Johnrose, Communications Specialist for the Caribbean Tourism Organization, caught up with Barbados Tourism Minister Richard Sealy at the World Travel Market and had the opportunity to ...

Atlantis Submarines Barbados continues commitment to sustainable tourism

Maintains Green Globe Certification Atlantis Submarines Barbados continues commitment to sustainable tourism

LOS ANGELES, California - Green Globe today announced the recertification of Atlantis Submarines, Barbados. Atlantis Submarines was first certified in December 2008.

Barbados world-class hospital to serve global medical tourism market

Medical Tourism News Barbados world-class hospital to serve global medical tourism market

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados - Invest Barbados today announced that a new world-class hospital will be built on the site of the former St.

Caribbean capital leads latest inscriptions to UN World Heritage List

Bridgetown, Barbados Caribbean capital leads latest inscriptions to UN World Heritage List

The historic section of the capital of Barbados today became the Caribbean country's first entry on the United Nations-managed World Heritage List after a committee of experts approved its ...

The Barbados Tourism Authority and Rihanna ink marketing deal

Barbados Tourism Recruits Rihanna The Barbados Tourism Authority and Rihanna ink marketing deal

NEW YORK - One of the best-selling artists of all time with more than 30 million records and 100 million singles sold, Rihanna has signed a multi-year deal with The Barbados Tourism Authority ...

Caribbean Hotel & Tourism Association cancels conference

Barbados conference cancelled due to low registration numbers Caribbean Hotel & Tourism Association cancels conference

The Caribbean Hotel & Tourism Association (CHTA) sent the word out on Monday that the much-anticipated Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Conference (CHTC), previously slated for June 1-3 in ...

FAA: Barbados aviation in no shape to fly to US

Barbados Aviation Fails To Impress FAA FAA: Barbados aviation in no shape to fly to US

According to FAA regulators, a new Caribbean discount airline based in Barbados will have to put their plans for US service on hold.

JatBlue announces additional service from New York to Barbados

JetBlue Airways Increases Service to Barbados JatBlue announces additional service from New York to Barbados

NEW YORK - Barbados will get additional summer service as JetBlue Airways is introducing twice daily non-stop service to the sun-drenched island of Barbados for the period July 14th through August ...

Barbados becomes partner for My Planet Travel Awards 2011

Russians Love Barbados Barbados becomes partner for My Planet Travel Awards 2011

We are delighted to announce that the Barbados Tourism Authority [ http://www.visitbarbados.org/ ] (BTA) has ...

Nonstop Dallas/Ft. Worth to Barbados Flights Launched American Airlines launches nonstop service From Dallas/Ft. Worth to Barbados

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados and FORT WORTH, Texas - This afternoon began American Airlines' nonstop service from Dallas-Fort Worth to Barbados, with the departure of the carrier's inaugural flight 514 to ...

American Airlines launches nonstop Dallas-Barbados service

American Airlines New Route American Airlines launches nonstop Dallas-Barbados service

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados and FORT WORTH, Texas - Travelers from the Western and Central regions of the U.S.

Barbados prime minister dies

Barbados in official period of mourning Barbados prime minister dies

The prime minister of Barbados, David Thompson, has died of pancreatic cancer at the age of 48.

His wife Mara and three children were at his bedside when he passed away at his home in St ...

Tourism news: New attraction for Barbados heritage tourism market

Slave Route Heritage Trail And Tour Tourism news: New attraction for Barbados heritage tourism market

BARBADOS - The Barbados Ministry of Tourism has created its latest venture – the Barbados Slave Route Heritage Trail and Tour, “Freedom Footprints: The Barbados Story.” This is ample ...

Barbados prime minister to keynote Caribbean Conference on Sustainable Tourism Development

PM David Thompson To Address At Opening Ceremony Barbados prime minister to keynote Caribbean Conference on Sustainable Tourism Development

eTN Staff Writer

Barbados Prime Minister David Thompson will deliver the keynote address at the opening of the 11th Annual Caribbean Conference on Sustainable Tourism Development (STC-11) on May 9 at the Lloyd ...

Matthew T. Mullan named general manager of Hilton Barbados

New Exec At The Helm Matthew T. Mullan named general manager of Hilton Barbados

eTN Staff Writer

Hilton Worldwide announced that Matthew T. Mullan has been appointed general manager of the 350-room Hilton Barbados ­surrounded by two white sand beaches on Needham's Point.

Caribbean governments taking the fight to criminals in the region

Crime in the Caribbean Caribbean governments taking the fight to criminals in the region

Robert Kelly, eTN Staff Writer

Crime-fighters in the Caribbean are taking a bite out of crime in the region with the recent launching in Trinidad of Crime Stoppers International, the Caribbean’s “Most Wanted” website.

Barbados tourism official urges islanders to stay home

Barbados "Staycations" Urged Barbados tourism official urges islanders to stay home

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados - A Barbados tourism official is urging islanders to stay close to home during this year's summer season to help get the Caribbean country's economy back on track.

Barbados enjoys vibrant cruise tourism market

Barbados Barbados enjoys vibrant cruise tourism market

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados - Despite prolonged contraction in major tourism source markets, Barbados is projected to record a 10 percent increase in cruise passenger arrivals by the end of 2009.

US Airways beefs up its winter flights to the Caribbean

Bringing Barbados To Philadelphia US Airways beefs up its winter flights to the Caribbean

eTN Staff Writer

US Airways customers will have more access to beautiful Caribbean beaches this fall and winter as the airline adds more nonstop flights to Barbados from its Philadelphia hub.

JetBlue Airways to fly from Barbados - New York

Daily Flights To Begin In October JetBlue Airways to fly from Barbados - New York

eTN Staff Writer

JetBlue Airways announced today plans to continue its successful international expansion with new service this fall to the Caribbean island of Barbados, subject to receipt of government operating ...

R.O.A.R.:  The darker the night, the brighter the light

Caribbean Tourism R.O.A.R.: The darker the night, the brighter the light

Bevan Springer

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados - If I were to leave the planet for two months and return from my outer space experience to catch up on news in the travel and tourism business, I might come to the quick ...

Barbados and budget travel go together

Barbados Barbados and budget travel go together

Jennifer Olvera, chicagotribune.com

Sadly, there aren't many places in the world where the dollar remains strong, but in Barbados—a Mount Gay rum-saturated oasis from the storm—$1 converts to about $2 Barbados dollars, and the ...

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