Somerset Falls Portland Jamaica To Reopen As A Wellness Resort And Spa.

A group of doctors operating under a lease-to-buy agreement with Somerset Falls owner, Andrew Azar, plans on transforming a section of the Portland-based tourist attraction into a wellness resort and spa. Construction of the wellness retreat has already commenced by Delta Wellness Spa Limited. The Jamaica Observer understands that the lessee hopes to build out … Continue reading Somerset Falls Portland Jamaica To Reopen As A Wellness Resort And Spa.

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IIPT Announces its Community Tourism Projects & Events Distribution Channel

The Community Tourism Projects & Events Distribution Channel is a clearinghouse for international community tourism projects and events for 2018. The vision is to create a distribution portal, a ‘One Voice’ approach, for marketing community tourism internationally and showcasing its local and global impact.

Increased Number Of Canadian Visitors Coming To The Caribbean During The Off-Season.

ST GEORGE'S, Grenada, (CMC) — A senior official of the Canadian Tourism Research Institute (CTRI) is challenging the Caribbean to capitalise on the increase in the number of Canadian visitors coming to the Caribbean especially during the off-season. Senior Research Associate Jennifer Hendry, addressing delegates attending the Caribbean Tourism Organisation (CTO) sponsored State of the … Continue reading Increased Number Of Canadian Visitors Coming To The Caribbean During The Off-Season.

“Trust me, this helping me to live a better life; keep me away from violence. It’s my hustle and I love it”- Conrad Webster

After much thought I realised that the craft was common in the area, so I had to make myself “stand out”. “Mi use 24 bamboo and build it, and then mi seh me a go try and design something different from the rest a man dem. So mi start decorate and add table and chair, … Continue reading “Trust me, this helping me to live a better life; keep me away from violence. It’s my hustle and I love it”- Conrad Webster

Growth In Heritage Tourism Offers Tremendous Opportunity For Jamaica And The Wider Caribbean

Minister of Tourism, Hon. Edmund Bartlett, says the growth in heritage tourism offers tremendous opportunity for Jamaica and the wider Caribbean. In an interview with JIS NEWS, Mr. Bartlett noted that recent international tourism trends have pointed to a shift from the traditional ‘sun, sea and sand’ phenomenon towards a more interactive experiential form of … Continue reading Growth In Heritage Tourism Offers Tremendous Opportunity For Jamaica And The Wider Caribbean