News Americas, LONDON, England, Fri. Jan. 13, 2017: One of the oddities of country branding is the desire by those responsible for marketing, or for promoting a destination, to require a short descriptive catch line to appear in all advertising and promotional material. The idea is that these few well-chosen words will encourage a potential traveller to investigate further the possibility of visiting.
The Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA) is proud to support the United Nations General Assembly's declaration of 2017 as the International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development. The declaration mirrors our calls for change in policies, business practices and consumer behavior towards a more sustainable tourism sector.
ST. LUCIA (January 9, 2017) - St. Lucia's longest-running dive operation, Scuba St. Lucia, has received the PADI Green Star Award for its dedication to conservation. Founded in 1981, Scuba St. Lucia is located at the water's edge of the 600-acre Anse Chastanet and Jade Mountain resorts. Consistently voted among the top hotels in the Caribbean by leading travel authorities, both hotels were designed with a commitment to sustainability and environmental preservation.
500 Hotels Worldwide Receive the Honor for Leadership in Guest Experience, Reviews and Ratings.
KINGSTON, Jamaica â€“ January 3, 2017 â€“ Expedia.comÂ® today announced The Courtleigh Hotel & Suites is a 2016 Best of +VIP Access property. Chosen from a curated collection of more than 3,000 +VIP Access hotels, winners must earn the highest guest satisfaction rankings and must be top market performers to be considered for the award.