The tourism industry in the Dominican Republic is recording strong growth in 2018, according to figures released by the nation's Central Bank. The number of tourist arrivals visiting the Caribbean country in the first eight months of 2018 is up by 5.5 percent compared to the same period last year, with North American travellers continuing to be the main source market.
During the latest edition of the World Travel Awards Maldives' excellent reputation as a popular holiday destination was recognised with three different titles. During the awards gala ceremony held in South Africa, Maldives was declared the Indian Ocean's Leading Destination, Indian Ocean's Leading Dive Destination and Indian Ocean's Leading Beach Destination, to the delight of the island nation's tourism representatives.
A deal was recently reached between Hilton and Playa Hotels & Resorts to form two new resorts, Hilton La Romana and Hilton Playa del Carmen, both of which will be all-inclusive resorts. The new properties will debut later in 2018. The agreement also allows for the potential for the conversion and management of 8 additional resorts by 2025.
Jumby Bay Island in Antigua is undergoing extensive renovations which will be revealed this month. The multi-million-dollar renovation project started in July at the private-island resort in the Caribbean, and the project is now in its second of a three-phase development. This month, the hotel's upgraded lobby, spa, bar and restaurant will be unveiled.
The lavish new Six Senses Krabey Island is already taking bookings following an announcement that the resort is on schedule for its expected opening this December. The eco-friendly property, which will have its own glass water bottling plant and organic market farm, will add to Cambodia's selection of sustainable properties with an enviable beachfront setting on an exuberantly green private island.
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Discover everything the ‘Island of the Gods’ has to offer with a stay in the buzzing Seminyak area
- Incredible value upgrades to private pool rooms
- Free upgrade to Taum Studio Pool View room
- Complimentary shuttle to town centre and Petitenget Beach
Treat your family to an unforgettable adventure at the world's most extravagant aquatic hotel!
- Free access to Aquaventure and Lost Chambers
- Experience the culinary gourmet adventure with over 22 world-class restaurants, lounges and bars including the Michelin star restaurant Nobu
- Exciting marine and entertainment attractions that the whole family can enjoy
- Free Half Board with a wide range of dining options
Ideal for trendy couples - stay at a chic and sleek hotel in the heart of vibrant Havana and then stay next to Cuba's famous Varadero beach
- Blau Varadero offers something for everyone with as little or as much as you want to do on offer including a spa
- Exclusive Couples offer - Welcome Cocktail, 1 hour free Wifi Access in Havana plus a bottle of wine on arrival, 30-minute massage and a Romantic Dinner in Varadero
- Be swept away by the amazing views of Havana from Capri's rooftop pool
Use up to $2000 resort credit to indulge in spa treatments, golf sessions or a selection of excursions that will make your Cancun holiday truly unforgettable.
- Duran Duran in concert at Moon Palace on 29th December (tickets additional cost)
- Winner of the Trip Advisor 2015 Travellers Choice Award
- Enjoy the impressive $2000 Resort Credit per booking that you can spend on golf, spa treatments, dolphin swims, visit to Chichen Itza, Express Tour of Tulum, Family fun days out at the Wet 'N' Wild Waterpark and much more
- Whether you are looking for an active holiday or a relaxing break, Moon Palace Resort is an ideal destination for travellers of all ages
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