Following President Obamas statement on 17th December, hotel searches to Cuba made by US users increased by 180 per cent, according to hotel search website trivago.co.uk. In comparison, searches to Cuba made by UK users increased by 42 per cent over the same period.
Questex Hospitality + Travel today announced its sixth-annual Caribbean Meeting & Incentive Travel Exchange (CMITE) event will be held Aug. 10-13, 2015, at the all-inclusive Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic, the events first time in that country.
Questex Travel Groups sixth-annual Caribbean Meeting & Incentive Travel Exchange (CMITE) event kicked off today at the all-inclusive Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic, the events first time in the country.
The Caribbean Hotel & Tourism Association (CHTA) has tapped leading tourism industry professionals to engage members during the general sessions of the association's Caribbean Hospitality Industry Exchange Forum (CHIEF). CHTA members will learn valuable business practices which can be implemented to generate revenue, reduce costs and become more efficient.
Nassau/Paradise Island welcomed 74, 361 stopover visitors during the month of January, a hike of 13% over arrivals in 2014. Hotel performance also showed significant improvements with a 7% increase in occupancy levels. The average daily hotel rate in January increased by 11% and total room revenues for large hotels reached a 13% increase of over January 2014 levels.
Questex Travel Group has announced that next year's Caribbean Meeting & Incentive Travel Exchange (CMITE) will be held Aug. 29-Sept. 1 at the Hilton Barbados Resort, hosted by the Barbados Tourism Marketing Inc. and supported by Sunlinc, a leading Caribbean destination management company.