Tag Archive: singles holidays to the Caribbean

Feb
14
2013

Jamaica Visitor Numbers Hit New High in 2012

Jamaica Visitor Numbers Hit New High in 2012

The number of visitors to the stunning Caribbean island of Jamaica reached new highs in 2012, with over 3.3million visitors to the island’s sunny shores. The number of tourists to the island was up 7.4% when compared to the 2011 figures, which is great news for the local economy. The bulk of the traffic increases …

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Jul
09
2012

Caribbean named as favourite destination by British Airways passengers

Caribbean named as favourite destination by British Airways passengers

The Caribbean has been named as top holiday destination this year by British Airways customers, finishing above traditional Brit favourites Florida and Spain. Perhaps explaining a 3.3% increase in visitor arrivals between 2010 and 2011, according to the Caribbean Tourism Organisation, but experts believe the upward trend will continue thanks to increasing numbers of direct …

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May
14
2012

The Caribbean fares well in Sunday Mirror poll

The Caribbean fares well in Sunday Mirror poll

A poll conducted by the Sunday Mirror has returned some pleasing results for tourism officials in the Caribbean. Readers were asked to vote for one option in various categories, which included their favourite tourist attraction, city break and airline. In the readers’ favourite long haul destination category, the Caribbean came in second behind the USA, …

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Mar
08
2012

Caribbean Tourism Agency reports growth in 2011

Enjoy Caribbean beaches on singles holidays

There was a rise in Caribbean tourism levels in 2011 compared to 2010, according to a report by a leading organisation released last month. The Caribbean Tourism Organisation (CTO) revealed there were 23.8 million stay-over visitors in 2011, a3.3 percent rise over 2010. Although growth has been relatively slow, the fact it is maintaining stability …

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