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It’s official: “Historic figure” of 6,568,888 tourists to Dominican Republic

It's official: “Historic figure” of 6,568,888 tourists to Dominican Republic

Santo Domingo.- the Dominican Republic reached the “historic figure” of 6,568,888 tourists in 2018 with 381,346 more travelers than 2017, The Central Bank said This year-on-year growth of 6.2% brings the country closer to the government’s goal 10 million tourists by 2022. To reach that goal, 3,431,112 more visitors are ...

Caribbean destinations reported growth in tourists arrivals

Caribbean destinations reported growth in tourists arrivals

According to the Caribbean Tourism Organisation’s Monthly Statistics, up until November 2018, out of the 24 destinations reporting international arrival data for 2018, growth was recorded in 15, while declines were recorded in nine. Growth was recorded in three of the four destinations reporting arrivals for the period January to ...

New resorts and renovations in Dominican Republic for 2019

New resorts and renovations in Dominican Republic for 2019

The Dominican Republic’s Ministry of Tourism is gearing up for the 2019 season and beyond with a slew of announcements, including a new brand campaign for Santo Domingo and new resorts and renovations. The brand-campaign strategy is to highlight Santo Domingo in order to help diversify the D.R.’s tourism offerings; ...

It’s official: Initiative to Regrow Caribbean Reefs

It's official: Initiative to Regrow Caribbean Reefs

Another drive has launched to help rebuild coral reefs in the Caribbean — most notably the Coral Restoration Foundation in Bonaire. The nonprofit Tourism Cares, the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA), and the Grupo Puntacana Foundation in the Dominican Republic have partnered on a Coral Restoration Capacity Building Project ...

Dominica’s tourism strategy incorporates more luxury

Dominica's tourism strategy incorporates more luxury

Next year the Caribbean island of Dominica will welcome its first branded luxury hotel, the Cabrits Resort & Spa Kempinski Dominica. For an island that is known for very small-scale, boutique luxury, the opening of a Kempinski resort marks a noticeable shift in the tourism strategy. “Dominica’s Tourism Master Plan ...