MIAMI, Florida (February 27, 2017) The Islands of the Bahamas was one of the only destinations exclusively featured at the recent Miami International Boat Show, held February 16-20, at the Miami Marine Stadium Park & Basin in Miami, Florida. Now in its 77th year, the five day event which attracted some 100,000 persons, featured 2,000 professional exhibitors showcasing more than 3,000 boat types under tent and on sea, ranging from cruise liners, sports fishing yachts, personal water crafts, customs boats, dinghies, sail, pedal, wooden and power boats, to docking tools, marine accessories, electronics, engines, navigational equipment, nautical gifts and apparel to business services for marines and boating industries.
LOS ANGELES, CA – February 28, 2017 –Celebrities Win Luxury Jamaican Getaway At Pre-Oscar Event –Dian Holland, Jamaica Tourist Board’s Business Development Officer, West USA (above left) and Jennifer Yokum (above right) of Say Hi to Everyone Travel, representing Jewel Resorts welcomed celebrities visiting the ECOLUXE Pre-Oscar Celebrity Lounge at the Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills, California.
MIAMI (March 1, 2017) - The Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association Education Foundation (CHTAEF) has advised the application deadline for its scholarship program is Thursday, March 30, 2017. Scholarships are open to Caribbean students and industry professionals pursuing higher education or professional development in the hospitality and tourism field and are awarded with support from CHTAEF sponsors and supporters.
For Upcoming Faith Fest, March 23-25, 2017.  PLANTATION, Florida (February 22, 2017) – Organizers for the upcoming Faith Fest to Grand Bahama Island, taking place March 23-25, 2017 reported that rooms at the Grand Lucayan Resort is already completely sold out and they are indeed happy with the high interest level shown in the event. More than 300 visitors from around the world have been booked for the cultural immersion and spiritual rejuvenation event.
MIAMI (February 25, 2017) - The Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA) presented checks totaling $70,000 to hotel associations in Haiti and The Bahamas to assist residents in both countries with Hurricane Matthew relief efforts. Recognizing the considerable hardship and damage which Haiti and part of the northern Bahamas faced in the aftermath of the hurricane, CHTA President Karolin Troubetzkoy called upon fellow hoteliers in the region to respond to the association's call for support.
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