Caribbean takes over the Big Apple in June

If you haven’t already heard, the Caribbean Tourism Organization’s Caribbean Week will come alive in New York during early June with a celebration of the sights, sounds, colours, cuisine, and culture of the Caribbean. From June 3rd - 10th, tourism executives, government officials, investors, media, travel agents, artists, performers, celebrity chefs, consumers and students from … Continue reading Caribbean takes over the Big Apple in June

Environmental and Climate Literacy – The Caribbean is Taking Action

Photo Credit: St. Kitts Tourism Authority  As the world pauses to celebrate Earth Day today, the Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) is pleased to declare its support for actions that make a difference. It is no secret that the very foundation of Caribbean tourism is our unparalleled natural environment; one that is rich in biodiversity, is … Continue reading Environmental and Climate Literacy – The Caribbean is Taking Action

Three ‘Honourary Caribbean Citizens’ Tell Their Stories

When was the last time you really got to know your guests? What is the main reason they visited? How often? How do they plan their trips? And who on earth are they? We sent Kristy Morris to the Sandpiper Resort in Barbados to find out. With the help of a very accommodating General Manager, … Continue reading Three ‘Honourary Caribbean Citizens’ Tell Their Stories

Amazing what the right tools will do

Last year the Caribbean welcomed over 29 million overnight visitors. Naturally, they came from a variety of different backgrounds and possessed all kinds of interesting characteristics, but they all had one thing in common: They experienced the pleasures of Caribbean. What a goldmine of valuable information tourism planners would have if they could collect specific … Continue reading Amazing what the right tools will do

Talk about Caribbean Adventure!! Meet Emily Kydd.

If you thought the Caribbean was mostly about sun, sand, and sea experiences, this blog post will knock your socks off. Although the Caribbean is a relatively small region, we have a huge list of exhilarating activities that will thrill and excite you again and again. In a previous post I mentioned that 2017 is … Continue reading Talk about Caribbean Adventure!! Meet Emily Kydd.

Caribbean Tourism Breaks New Ground

If you haven’t heard by now, the numbers are in! Caribbean tourism continues to break new ground, surpassing 29 million arrivals for the first time in our history and once again we have grown faster than the global average. Despite political uncertainties, security and economic challenges in our main source markets, tourist arrivals to the … Continue reading Caribbean Tourism Breaks New Ground

What’s Your Caribbean Adventure Story?

Photo Courtesy: Saint Lucia Tourist Board This is a short discussion about adventure of various kinds. If you consider yourself even slightly adventurous, read on! Whether on land or at sea, the Caribbean is viewed as a popular  tropical playground to many. Of course playgrounds are the home of adventures, but I hasten to add … Continue reading What’s Your Caribbean Adventure Story?