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TTC Special: Robots are more efficient every day. And cheaper

TTC Special: Robots are more efficient every day. And cheaper

By Frank Martin TTC Service: The “robotics” a technological discipline may not be so new anymore but in impetuous progress, it is now able to make robots cheaper and more efficient. In the tourism industry, also in the Caribbean region, is an increasingly interested in the use of these systems, ...

Hurricane Dorian confirms climate change?

Hurricane Dorian confirms climate change?

By Frank Martin TTC Service. – The Dorian hurricane has reinforced theories with its slow and intense step on the Bahamas about the relationship between climate change and the strengthening of these storms. As is known, there are criteria for and against the actual existence of the link. However, the ...

TTC Special. Caribbean: Discovering authentic tourism

TTC Special. Caribbean: Discovering authentic tourism

By Frank Martin TTC Special Service. – Tourism experts who observe the Caribbean pay more and more attention to a fact: Vacation travelers in that tropical region are increasingly looking for authentic experiences. A new research presented in a recent conference on sustainable tourism in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines ...

TTC Special: More successes for the Caribbean to need

TTC Special: More successes for the Caribbean to need

By Frank Martin TTC Service.-The Caribbean Tourism Organization ,CTO,  has “new tasks” and objectives before it, according to the opinion of its president, the Minister of Tourism of Saint Lucia, Dominic Fedee. Fedee believes that the “new times” require that in the name of the region CTO put “order” in ...

TTC Special: Beaches are the Caribbean highlight

TTC Special: Beaches are the Caribbean highlight

By Frank Martin “The tourist highlight” of the Caribbean is still its magnificent and warm beaches and its gentle sea. The surveys in the main tourism-emitting markets show that, when traveling to the Caribbean, holiday travelers enjoy local cultures, festivals of all kinds and the cuisine of the Caribbean islands. ...

TTC Special: Russian tourists look to the Caribbean

TTC Special: Russian tourists look to the Caribbean

Russia and Jamaica agreed about visa waivers specially to encourage visits by Russians on vacation to the island. The measure “will increase the attractiveness of the Caribbean country to Russian tourists,” Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov told reporters. Lavrov held talks with his Jamaican counterpart, Kamina Johnson-Smith. “An intergovernmental visa ...