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Caribbean swamped by seaweed that smells like rotten eggs

Caribbean swamped by seaweed that smells like rotten eggs

From Belize to Barbados, tourist beaches have been swamped by huge tides of foul-smelling Sargasso – and climate change could make the problem worse. At sea, Sargasso is an essential habitat for some marine life, but when it reaches land it rots, sucking up oxygen from the water and emitting ...

Antigua and Barbuda continual growth in visitor arrivals

Antigua and Barbuda continual growth in visitor arrivals

Antigua and Barbuda’s tourism product continues to attract thousands to our shores and this is evident as there has been continual growth in visitor arrivals by air and sea throughout 2018. According to the quarterly visitor arrivals report released by the statistics department within the Ministry of Tourism and Investment, ...

Mexican tourism boosting the Valley’s economy during the holiday season

Mexican tourism boosting the Valley’s economy during the holiday season

“It’s possible this Christmas could be one of the best in several years,” says Nancy Millar, president of the McAllen Convention and Visitor’s Bureau. Millar says the city receives more than $1 billion a year in shopping purchases from Mexican tourists- that’s according to numbers from Visa Credit Card. Experts ...