December 13, 2019

Minister shares Cayman tourism product at FCCA meeting

GRAND CAYMAN, Cayman Islands – Deputy Premier and Minister of Tourism Hon. Moses Kirkconnell is in Cartagena, Colombia, this week to attend the 20th Annual Florida-Caribbean Cruise Association Cruise and Conference Trade Show.   The Minister, Chief Officer Stran Bodden and Director of Tourism Shomari Scott left the Cayman Islands 30 September, 2013, and will […]

Cayman Island July Tourism figures: cruise down air up

The July figures for tourist arrivals to the Cayman Islands do not make good reading.   Although air arrivals are up by almost 4% from 32,581 in 2012 to 33,880 in 2013 it is the cruise ship arrivals that make dreadful viewing. Down by a 27.4%! 25,191 fewer visitors.   It is not surprising the […]

World Tourism Day celebrated

DOT Celebrated World Tourism Day 2013   Tourism partners from around the globe, including those here in the Cayman Islands, joined together in a day of celebration to mark World Tourism Day on 27 September.  The theme for this year’s event was: Tourism and Water: Protecting Our Common Future.   Speaking to the theme which […]

Cycle Cayman’s West Bay Loop

Cycle Grand Cayman’s world famous West Bay Loop. The West Bay Loop winds through nine and a half miles of pristine beach trails and Caribbean farmland. Gliding effortlessly through this wild and beautiful part of the island is the ideal way to appreciate Cayman’s stunning coastline. If you are lucky you may have a chance […]

Join Cayman Airways Virtual!

From Flight Sim Cayman Airways Virtual is a thriving virtual airline for users of FS2004, FSX and X-Plane. Simulating the operations of our Real World counterpart, Cayman Airways, our main philosophy is to ensure realism, professionalism and perfection in everything that we do. We have been serving the Flight Simulation community since July 6th 2007, […]

JetBlue, Inter link for pilot pipeline

By CB Online Staff From Caribbean Business   JetBlue Airways has added Inter-American University’s (IAU) School of Aeronautics to a pilot talent pipeline in a move that represents the New York-based airline’s first school partnership in the Caribbean. IAU is the latest academic addition to JetBlue’s University Gateway Program, a pilot talent pipeline in conjunction […]

Keep it Simple – Young, In Love, and Floating on a Dream

by Holly Gauthier From All At Sea Caribbean It is the stuff of dreams: cruising around the Caribbean on a sailboat, anchoring in pristine and secluded harbors, free-diving in clear, warm water, cuddling on deck under romantic sunsets and stars, and sharing the adventure with the most wonderful man in the world. Young and in […]

Jade Mountain and Anse Chastanet Resorts awarded World’s Best

By Bevan Springer, Marketplace Excellence SOUFRIERE, St. Lucia (July 6, 2013) – One of the world’s leading travel magazines confirmed that the southern town of Soufrière in St. Lucia is home to the top two resorts in the Caribbean. Travel + Leisure (T+L) magazine reports that the super luxurious Jade Mountain resort and its elegant […]

Asiana Airlines flight crash

From USA Today Two out of four runways have reopened at San Francisco International (SFO) following the afternoon crash landing of an Asiana Airlines Boeing 777. Asiana Flight 214 from Seoul was attempting to land at San Francisco International Airport when it crashed. At least five in critical condition SAN FRANCISCO — An Asiana Airlines […]

Royal Caribbean cruise ship catches fire on way to Bahamas

From Fox News BALTIMORE –  A fire that broke out aboard a Royal Caribbean ship Monday did enough damage that the rest of the cruise was canceled and company said the more than 2,200 passengers aboard will be flown from the Bahamas back to Baltimore. The fire that began at 2:50 a.m. Monday was extinguished […]