December 2, 2020

A romantic getaway

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5 Destinations for a Romantic Getaway Romance can be found almost anywhere: In the mountains, by the ocean, and on the road. With a little planning and on-the-spot spontaneity, you and your significant other can escape to a romantic and unforgettable weekend getaway. Whether you prefer the beach or immersing yourself into the history of […]

Expedia highlights Jamaican mobile demand growth during JAPEX 2018

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From South Florida Caribbean News Montego Bay, Jamaica – Expedia Group™ participated in this year’s Jamaica Product Exchange (JAPEX), which took place September 23-25. The Expedia Group market management team took advantage of this annual event to meet with lodging partners, talk strategy and showcase the latest data findings that are key to travel partner’s […]

Why Jamaica is a movie star [- Peter Polack offers ideas]

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By Elaine Glusac From New York Times The island made a mark with Bond films but also has had roles as California and Congo. The author Peter Polack offers some ideas for what to see. Including the James Bond thriller “Live and Let Die” in 1973 and the Disney comedy “Cool Runnings” in 1993, Jamaica […]

Movie buffs invited to take part in “Cinephile Experience Package” at Jamaica Inn

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Tour Film Locations in Ocho Rios from Fan Favorite Movies Shot in the Tropical Locale OCHO RIOS, JAMAICA (January 24, 2018) – The photogenic Caribbean island of Jamaica has provided a beautiful backdrop for many of the great films we all know and love, including James Bond’s Live and Let Die, Dr. No, and Academy […]

Destination of the week

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5 Caribbean Spots With Farm-to-Table Dining By Mark Rogers From Travel Age West These Caribbean culinary establishments put an emphasis on fresh and local ingredients The farm-to-table movement has spread over the years, and there are now a variety of venues in the Caribbean where diners can opt for fresh and local cuisine. Some farm-to-table […]

J’can Gospel film wins big at Caribbean Film Festival in Hollywood

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By Cecelia Campbell-Livingston From Jamaica Gleaner The BarriVision-produced Christian movie 70 x Seven , copped top awards at the recently concluded CaribbeanLens Film Festival in Hollywood, California. The Gleaner caught up with writer and director Judith Falloon-Reid, who shared her joy on the victory. “We are very excited to have been awarded Best Inspirational Film, […]

Cruise passengers sue Royal Caribbean over Jamaican bus ride excursion gone wrong

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From FOX News It wasn’t exactly smooth sailing for a group of Royal Caribbean passengers and now they’re suing the cruise line for an excursion that turned deadly for one traveler. Eight passengers sailing on board the Independence of the Seas last year decided to book a day excursion to Jamaica’s famous Dunn’s River Falls […]

Destinations of the week

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Five In-Demand Caribbean Destinations Today From NAN By NAN Lifestyle Editor News Americas, Seattle, Wash., Fri. Sept. 16, 2016: Five Caribbean destinations out of all others are currently in demand according to one of the world’s leading travel companies. The Expedia group this week reported that travel demand to certain Caribbean destinations has continued to […]

Four wins in four years for Island Routes!

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ISLAND ROUTES IS HONORED FOUR YEARS RUNNING AT THE WORLD TRAVEL AWARDS CARIBBEAN GALA Jamaica’s leading tour company named best in the Caribbean Montego Bay, Jamaica, September 19th, 2016 – Less than a week after the inaugural Island Routes Certified Partner Conference in Ocho Rios, the Jamaica-based tour and destination management company Island Routes Caribbean […]

Jam Cruise 15 to stop in Cayman Islands

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From glide Magazine THE ORIGINAL METERS, MOE., KAMASI WASHINGTON, GALACTIC TOP JAM CRUISE 15 LINEUP As tradition holds, Cloud 9 Adventures took to Jazzfest in New Orleans today to unveil the highly anticipated lineup for Jam Cruise 15. Pulling out all of the stops for it’s 15th sailing, the lineup brings The Original Meters, moe., […]