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.

Antigua furious over ‘treasonous’ plans for LIAT and Barbados

In a furore that could sour regional relations, Antigua Prime Minister Gaston Browne has condemned the LIAT Board and a shareholder government for allegedly undermining LIAT

/ March 30, 2015

Cuba’s first quarter tourist arrivals break records

By current trends, demand for Cuba's tourism product could outstrip the island's capacity to accommodate a growing influx of travellers

/ March 29, 2015

Visitor arrivals to the Caribbean are up, but what does the data really say?

Although visitor arrivals may be up, the current available data is insufficient to gauge the true health of the tourism sector

/ March 9, 2015

Antigua requests hold on LIAT shareholder decisions

Antiguan Prime Minister, Gaston Browne, has requested a stay on LIAT shareholders' decisions to cut staff and relocate its fleet

/ February 19, 2015

Here’s why airfare costs to the Caribbean are likely to stay high

Despite a drop in fuel costs, both the airlines and regional governments are keen to keep up revenues - to the detriment of the tourism market

/ February 6, 2015

Cuba: Challenges and chances for the Caribbean

With the US embargo on Cuba set to fall, CARICOM member countries may face serious challenges in the US tourism market and for foreign direct investment

/ December 28, 2014