Saturday, February 24, 2018

Tourism

NEVIS – Four Seasons Resorts Nevis welcomes new general manager

Four Seasons Resort Nevis, the award-winning Resort consistently ranked by travellers and travel experts as one of the top resorts in the Caribbean, has...

ST KITTS – Photos capture the essence of tourism product

Out of 98 submissions for Tourism Month’s Best Destination Photo Competition, six proved successful in capturing the essence of St. Kitts’ tourism product. The winners...

COMMENTARY – Time to reconsider the value of cruise tourism?

By David Jessop At the end of November, the Cuban government hosted an unusual meeting. Then, the Presidents of nine of the world’s leading cruise...

BARBADOS – Record number of cruise arrivals for 2017

Barbados welcomed its record 812,864th cruise passenger on Friday. Tom and Laura Thieman from Dayton, Ohio, United States of America, arrived at the Bridgetown Port...

BARBADOS – Regional tourism boss optimistic about 2018

The Caribbean tourism sector is looking to put the disaster of 2017 behind it as it looks forward to 2018 with “optimism and excitement”. In...

ANTIGUA – Skerritt resigns as tourism authority chairman

Ricky Skerritt, the St Kitts and Nevis-native appointed as head of the Antigua & Barbuda Tourism Authority has resigned, citing "personal reasons". Skerritt was appointed...

ST KITTS – Gov’t expanding benefits of tourism product

The commissioning and handing over of the first five chattel house-styled vendor booths at the upgraded Black Rocks site in Belle Vue, St. Kitts...

ST KITTS – Tourism Ministry wins top CTO award

The Ministry of Tourism in St. Kitts has made great strides in sustainable tourism and was recognized for this when it received the Excellence...

ST KITTS – How this island is sustaining its tourism product despite negative impacts...

The 2017 Climate Smart Sustainable Tourism Forum that is currently underway in St. Kitts comes at an ideal time as the Caribbean is feeling...

COMMENTARY – UNWTO seeks to broaden tourism’s developmental role

By David Jessop A new and potentially challenging way of thinking about the future of tourism is evolving. It sees the industry as having an...