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TTC Special: Mini-destinations: A good idea in the Caribbean?

TTC Special: Mini-destinations: A good idea in the Caribbean?

By Frank Martin Jamaica has attracted the attention of experts from the tourism industry with a proposal: mini destinations in non-traditional areas. According to the announcement made by the Ministry of Tourism of that island, the modality has great potential. The objective will be to increase the tourism product in ...

TTC Special: Tourism: How are marine algae transformed from beneficial into threats?

TTC Special: Tourism: How are marine algae transformed from beneficial into threats?

By Frank Martin TTC Service.- Although in the Caribbean algae in massive proportions are threatening countries and tourism, scientists have not changed their criteria. These researchers think that marine algae have been beneficial and often played an important role in the maritime ecosystem. In other words, floating Sargasso ponds provide ...

TTC Special. Caribbean: seeking wellness for tourists

TTC Special. Caribbean: seeking wellness for tourists

By Frank Martin One of the main goals of the Caribbean is to attract high performance wellness travelers from all over the world. Experts in the region believe that the Caribbean could be sold as a destination of well-being for various reasons, among others its offers of quiet vacations, healthy ...

Special TTC.Tourism: robots are the future but with caution

Special TTC.Tourism: robots are the future but with caution

By Frank Martin In 2025, the global robotics market will exceed 275 billion dollars and one of the world’s winning industries will be tourism. The forecast is not science fiction. Last year the robotic market had a value of $ 98 billion. A branch that increasingly uses the so-called “artificial ...

TTC Special. Caribbean: Six months of tourism bonanza. They go for more.

TTC Special. Caribbean: Six months of tourism bonanza. They go for more.

By Frank Martin TTC Service. – The president of the Caribbean Tourism Organization, Dominic Fedee, reported that between January and March of this year there were 9.1 million international tourist trips to the region, an increase of 970,000 compared to the corresponding period last year. Great news for the region. ...

TTC Special: The Caribbean prepared for new hurricanes

TTC Special: The Caribbean prepared for new hurricanes

By Frank Martin The Caribbean always sees with mistrust the hurricane season in the area, which runs from June 1 to November 30 Shortly before the start the season‌ forecasts of tropical storms and hurricanes were triggered. The region is preparing quickly to receive storms which can be more dangerous due ...