September 21, 2019

New postal products launched on Cayman Brac

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Two new products offer better parcel options for shippers from Cayman. New parcel shipping boxes will benefit small business, craft industry customers. Products are joint venture between Postal Service and Department of Tourism Grand Cayman (GIS) – Government launched a new product line on Cayman Brac on Wednesday, 14 November 2018 that will enable local […]

Our Cayman

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Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands, 16 August 2018 – A strategic objective of the Cayman Islands Department of Tourism (DOT) is to ensure that the community is aware of the work done around the globe to market the Cayman Islands as a leading vacation destination as well as provide insight into the business of tourism. To […]

The Cayman Islands welcomes record 1.3 million visitors in first half of 2018

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Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands (27 July 2018) The Cayman Islands welcomed over 1.3 million visitors between January and June 2018, which represents an increase of 19.52 percent or 214,711 visitors when compared to the same period in 2017. While air arrivals were up 15.9 percent for the first half of the year, demonstrating an increase […]

2017: record-breaking year for arrivals in the Cayman Islands

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Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands: Record-breaking arrivals for 2017 in both air and cruise visitation represent the best year of recorded statistical data for the Cayman Islands. A total of 418,403 stayover visitors, an increase of 8.55 percent over 2016 and 1,728,444 cruisers visited the islands. For the seventh consecutive month (June through December), air arrivals […]

Cayman Islands Tourism comments on passing of Capt. Charles O Ebanks “Captain Chuckie”

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Comments on the passing of Capt. Charles O Ebanks “Captain Chuckie” Statement from Deputy Premier and Minister of Tourism, Hon. Moses Kirkconnell Capt. Charles Ebanks known by many as Captain Chuckie was a dynamic individual, able to impart his vast knowledge of the water sports history of the Cayman Islands in a charismatic way to […]

One US airline never overbooks its flights

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By Adam Levine-Weinberg, The Motley Fool From Business Insider Last week, a disturbing video showed a United Continental (NYSE:UAL) customer being violently dragged off an oversold flight. Not surprisingly, this incident has caused outrage around the world and sparked calls to boycott United. It also has many people wondering how they can avoid being subjected […]

Man dragged off plane: 5 key questions on United’s $800 mistake

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By AJ Willingham, from CNN (CNN)By now, the video of a United passenger being dragged off a flight at Chicago’s O’Hare airport has made it around the world and undoubtedly inundated your news feeds. There are a million things to unpack about the incident: The appropriate use of force, the rights of passengers, the PR […]

Accolades kick off 2017 Cayman Islands tourism wins

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Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands, 27 January 2017 – Recent accolades announced at the close of 2016 set the tone for what will be a strong year for the tourism industry in the Cayman Islands. Just a few days into 2017, the destination has been recognised with top tier honours and recognition, starting off with the […]

Cayman Islands DOT concludes a successful 2016, looks to sustainable growth in 2017

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Concerted Marketing & Partnerships Efforts in 2016 and a proactive 2017 Strategy Signal Positive Future Gains for Cayman Islands Tourism Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands, 25 January 2017 – The Cayman Islands Department of Tourism (DOT) will combine the positive 2016 outcomes and an already impressive 2017 start with praises mounting for sustainable, long-term growth within […]

Cayman Islands: Robbery – Rum Point – North Side/Statement from Mrs. Rosa Harris, Director Cayman Islands Department of Tourism

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Statement from Mrs. Rosa Harris, Director Cayman Islands Department of Tourism Regarding Incident in North Side on 11 January 2016 (Tuesday, 12 January 2016) The Department of Tourism (DOT) is aware of the investigation into the assault on guests in the Cayman Islands. This unfortunate incident is contrary to the usual Caymankind experience of our […]