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  1. Caribbean's New Marketing Campaign Is Launching Ahead of 2018 Hurricane SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2018 | Skift

    The Caribbean is rolling out its first regional marketing campaign in more than a decade, just in time for the next hurricane season that starts in June and while many destinations are still recovering. It's a cycle that's probably going to get a lot more normal for the region.

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  2. St. Lucia seduces visitors with food, rum and friendshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2018 | The London Free Press

    The five masted sailing cruise ship, The Royal Clipper, anchored at Soufriere on the south shore of St. Lucia. JOE BELANGER/The London Free Press/Postmedia News The street is lined with barbecues, the air is heavy with the smell of fresh fish - red snapper, Kingfish, shrimp, octopus and lobster - cooking on the grill.

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  3. All Of The Caribbean Travel Advice You Need To Read Before You Book Your Next Island GetawayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2018 | Essence Magazine

    More effort should go into the planning of your dream Caribbean vacation than just picking the most Edenesque beach to lounge on, or trying on colorful bikinis. Travel blogger Francesca Murray tells ESSENCE that she speaks to a lot of would-be Caribbean travelers who are not aware that unless they are traveling to Puerto Rico or one of the U.S. Virgin Islands, U.S. citizens require passports to visit all the other destinations in the Caribbean.

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  4. Guadeloupe: These tiny islands are the French Caribbean's greatest secretRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2018 | KXLY-TV Spokane

    Located within the lower crescent of the Caribbean archipelago between the islands of Montserrat and Dominica, the French Caribbean islands of Guadeloupe offer travelers a chance to explore the beauty and culture of this lesser known island. Located within the lower crescent of the Caribbean archipelago between the islands of Montserrat and Dominica, the French Caribbean islands of Guadeloupe offer travelers a chance to explore the beauty and culture of this lesser known island.

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  5. Why Dominica Should Be Next On Your Travel Bucket ListRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2018 | Shape

    After the long winter, chances are a tropical vacation has never sounded better. If a magical wellness and eco-tourism destination sounds appealing, then the answer is Dominica.

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  6. Best Caribbean islands for nature loversRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2018 | USA Today

    Head for the hills and the mountains, rainforests, gardens, bird sanctuaries and caves. You can always go back to the beach tomorrow.

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  7. Best Caribbean islands for nature loversRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2018 | USA Today

    Anguilla: Founded in 2010 by an American expat who now calls the British island home, Nature Explorers Anguilla is the brainchild of avid birdwatcher and expert photographer Jacqueline Cestero, who takes tourists beyond the beaches and swanky resorts. Best Caribbean islands for nature lovers Anguilla: Founded in 2010 by an American expat who now calls the British island home, Nature Explorers Anguilla is the brainchild of avid birdwatcher and expert photographer Jacqueline Cestero, who takes tourists beyond the beaches and swanky resorts.

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  8. Dominica's port greets first major cruise ship since Hurricane MariaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2018 | Los Angeles Times

    The cruise ship Mein Schiff 3 docked in Domenica on Jan. 28, the first ship to visit since the island was devastated by Hurricane Maria last fall. Things are taking a turn for the better in Dominica, a mountainous Caribbean island nation between Guadeloupe and Martinique.

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  9. 52 places to go in 2018Read the original story

    Jan 13, 2018 | Pnompenh Post

    From Bourbon Street to the South Pacific pull of Fiji, destinations abound for the tourist with a strong case of wanderlust. There is no city in the world like New Orleans.

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  10. The French Caribbean Islands of Guadeloupe and Martinique are Open...Read the original story

    Apr 12, 2017 | Newkerala.com

    NEW YORK: Following the Caribbean's severe hurricane season, the Martinique Tourism Authority and the Tourism Board of the Islands of Guadeloupe were and are thankful to report that both destinations emerged totally unscathed from these powerful storms. Both French Caribbean islands were able to welcome visitors right after the storms with all businesses up-and-running, including hotels, B&Bs and villas as well as restaurants and tourist sites.

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  11. Help storm-swept Caribbean islands recover with a vacationRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | Globe and Mail

    Whether you're a first timer or a repeat visitor, now - more than ever - is the time to plan a Caribbean vacation. Although this has been an unprecedented hurricane season throughout the islands, about 70 per cent of the region was unaffected by storms.

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  12. An eye on the islands in wake of hurricanesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2017 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Visitors walk on the white sand of the Grand Anse Beach in Grenada. While some islands in the Caribbean were hard-hit by this season s hurricanes, others were relatively unscathed and are open for business as usual.

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  13. The Getaway: The Recovery Process: Caribbean Tourism, Island by IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2017 | The New York Times

    After an unforgiving start to the hurricane season, some idyllic Caribbean destinations are in the midst of a slow and arduous recovery that may take months, even years, while others are ready - or nearly ready - for the all-important holiday travel season. In September, two of the most powerful Atlantic basin storms ever recorded left places - among them, Dominica, Puerto Rico, Barbuda, St. Martin and the U.S. Virgin Islands - in ruins.

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  14. Trump administration didn't charge people for Puerto Rico...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2017 | Yahoo!

    President Donald Trump's administration is not forcing Puerto Rican hurricane victims to pay to be evacuated from the island, contrary to some reports, but evacuees from the island of Dominica will still owe money. The US State Department requires all US citizens to repay the costs of an evacuation, but this rule only applies to US citizens based internationally.

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  15. How to plan a Caribbean vacation post-hurricaneRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2017 | New York Daily News

    Hurricanes Irma and Maria have done catastrophic damage to parts of the Caribbean - but if you have a vacation planned there, or are considering one, many islands and resorts want you to know they're still open for business. Here's some advice from travel experts on what to do if you're dealing with a canceled trip, debating if you should still go, or planning travel to the region in the next few months.

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  16. New Zealand pledges aid to help Caribbean countries affected by hurricanesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2017 | Jamaica Observer

    The Government of New Zealand will be contributing NZ$250,000 to the immediate relief efforts to help countries in the region that have been affected by hurricanes Irma and Maria. The funds will be disbursed through the United Nations Development programme to support governments in early recovery activities such as debris management and the rehabilitation of basic services such as water and electricity.

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  17. Hurricane Maria: Updates From The Travel IndustryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2017 | Skift

    Some destinations preparing for Hurricane Maria were still bailing out from Hurricane Irma and the succession of intense hurricanes will have a long-term impact on many aspects of the region's tourism industry. Hurricane Maria , a category five hurricane as of 5:00p.m. ET on September 19, is barreling through the Caribbean and targeting some of the same countries hit by Hurricane Irma earlier this month.

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  18. 'My Roof Is Gone.' Dominica's Prime Minister Shares Live Updates of Hurricane MariaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2017 | Time

    The Category 5 storm, with winds clocking at more than 160 mph, hit Dominica on Monday evening, leaving what Dominica Prime Minister Roosevelt Skeritt described on Tuesday as "widespread devastation." page on Monday evening.

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  19. 'My roof is gone:' Dominica's prime minister shares live updates of Hurricane MariaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2017 | Boston Herald

    This Monday, Sept. 18, 2017, GOES East satellite image provided by NASA taken at 20:30 UTC, shows the eye of Hurricane Maria as it nears Dominica.

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  20. Category 5 Hurricane Maria Powers Up for Another Blow to the CaribbeanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2017 | Sofia News Agency

    Maria blew up from a tropical storm into a major Category 5 hurricane in barely more than a day, bearing down on Puerto Rico and other Caribbean islands that are still bailing out from Hurricane Irma , NBC News reports. Maria made landfall on Dominica, an island of 72,000 people in the Lesser Antilles, at 9:15 p.m. ET, the National Hurricane Center said.

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