BRIDGETOWN, Barbados – Barbados Tuesday announced that it is the only anglophone Caribbean island that will have a direct flight from Amsterdam via the KLM Royal Dutch Airlines (KLM).
Roseau, Dominica - Today, Travel + Leisure announced its World’s Best Awards list of winners for 2022 with Dominica (pronounced Dom-in-EEK-a) ranking as the top island in the Caribbean, Bermuda, and the Bahamas. This is the first time Dominica has been honored as a top island in the Travel + Leisure World’s Best Awards. Travel + Leisure recognizes the top hotels, islands, cities, cruise lines, airlines, spas, and more around the globe, based on the results of the Travel + Leisure World’s Best Awards 2022 readers’ survey. Readers rated islands on the following characteristics: natural attractions/beaches, activities/sights, restaurants/food, people/friendliness, value.
Turks and Caicos Islands – Travel + Leisure announced the results of its annual World’s Best Awards survey recognizing both The Shore Club and The Palms, owned by Hartling Resorts, as two of the best hotels in the world, placing The Shore Club as number 82 and The Palms as number 92, on this year’s Top 100 Hotels in the World list. The hotels were additionally recognized among the Top 25 Resort Hotels in the Caribbean, Bermuda and Bahamas, ranking as numbers 5 and 6, respectively. The properties were the only Turks and Caicos hotels to make the Top Hotels in the World list, and were the highest ranked Turks and Caicos properties in the Top 25 Resort Hotels in the Caribbean, Bermuda and Bahamas category.
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – The Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA) says it is pleased with the response so far to the 40th edition of Caribbean Travel Marketplace (CTM) as regional suppliers and global buyers prepare for a return to in-person business development activities in the Caribbean.
NASSAU, THE BAHAMAS – Baha Mar, the Caribbean’s leading integrated luxury resort of choice located in Nassau, The Bahamas, is thrilled to announce the first The Bahamas Culinary & Arts Festival at Baha Mar, taking place October 21-23, 2022. Establishing Baha Mar as the premier culinary and art destination in the Caribbean, the three-day food and culture festival will be headlined by internationally renowned and celebrated chefs including Marcus Samuelsson of Marcus at Baha Mar Fish + Chop House, Daniel Boulud of Café Boulud, and Dario Cecchini of Carna, who will be joined by TV personality and culinary maven Amanda Freitag along with author and restauranteur Carla Hall, as well as Bahamian culinary artisan, event curator and chef, Simeon Hall Jr.