Category: Travel

The travel desk covers all things dealing with Caribbean tourism and travel news. We also capture the sights, sounds and experiences of the Caribbean with bespoke AMG reviews and photography.

Jamaica looks to broaden economic growth through tourism diversification

Jamaica is making moves to ensure that the country’s tourism product not only generates prosperity for large hotel owners, but stimulates growth in the wider domestic economy as well

/ April 16, 2017

How branding shapes perceptions of Hispaniolia’s two states

One nation fetishized for its poverty, another for its tourism, Haiti and the Dominican Republic's brand advocates deny the reality that vast potential coexists with vast inequality in both states

/ December 28, 2016

The Bahamas issues travel advisory on the United States

The Bahamian Government has warned its young male citizens to avoid protests, and to be compliant with American law enforcement officers, in the wake of police-led shootings in the US

/ July 8, 2016

What does Airbnb mean for the Caribbean’s hotels?

Is Airbnb an equalizer, destabilizer or partner in the Caribbean tourism industry?

/ March 13, 2016

Promoting authenticity in Caribbean tourism

Looking beyond international branded beach resorts...

/ February 19, 2016

How can the Caribbean maximize on tourism investment?

Visitor demand is increasing, and if Caribbean governments are serious about returning their countries to economic stability, they need to focus much more on tourism and its integration with the wider economy.

/ September 14, 2015