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Jamaica Capitalizing On Its Potential and Benefits from Gastronomy Tourism

Minister of Tourism, Edmund Bartlett, says that the Ministry is taking strategic steps to ensure that Jamaica capitalises on its potential and benefits in a more significant way from gastronomy tourism. He noted that with a mouth-watering cuisine that is second to none, Jamaica stands to benefit significantly from an industry that the World Food […]

Wisynco Group Adds Rum and Sugar in 5 year exclusive distribution agreement with Worthy Park Estate

Walkbout Community Members Are Passionate About Authentic Experiences

Just Who Are Walkbouts You May Ask? Well according to the company, Walkbouts are Young, maybe even young at heart, in some form of relationship, loves the outdoors, likes to explore and share other cultures and memorable experiences, seeks unique and historical travel ambiance, sophisticated in own way, brand conscious and savvy, independent in thought […]

Jamaica Capitalizing On Its Potential and Benefits from Gastronomy Tourism

Walkbout Foundation Encouraging Travel As A Way Of Developing Human Capacity And Experiences.

Walkbout Foundation The Walkbout Foundation Encourages Travel As A Way Of Developing Human Capacity And Experiences.In addition to its support of environmental activities it encourages travel as a way of developing human capacity and experiences. As such each year the Walkbout Foundation will sponsor and support Junior Walkbouts, ie individuals under the age of 18, […]

Jamaica Capitalizing On Its Potential and Benefits from Gastronomy Tourism

Walkbout Aiming To Help SME Tour and Experience Operators Grow Their Business

www.walkbout.com Executive Chairman of Walkbout International LLC Aldo Antonio says that Walkbout SACP, The Walkbout Supplier & Affiliate Community Programme (SACP) is positioned to help SME entrepreneurs around the Caribbean and the world. According to the Walkbout Chairman,SACP is a community capacity building programme focused on and encouraging entrepreneurship by helping other entrepreneurs who want […]

Jamaica Capitalizing On Its Potential and Benefits from Gastronomy Tourism

More Interconnectedness Between Visitors And Residents Of Communities Needed, In Order To Achieve Greater Community Empowerment.

Secretary General of the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), Dr. Taleb Rifai, says there must be more interconnectedness between visitors and residents of communities, in order to achieve greater community empowerment. He also suggested that there must be a “lowering of the walls between the host communities and the visitors”, in order to achieve […]

Jamaica Capitalizing On Its Potential and Benefits from Gastronomy Tourism

Visitors staying away from hotels, warns BHTA official

Barbados recorded an 8.1 per cent increase in long-stay visitor arrivals during the first half of this year, compared to the same period in 2016. However, Chief Executive Officer of the Barbados Hotel and Tourism Association (BHTA) Rudy Grant pointed out today that this was not reflected in the occupancy levels of BHTA member properties, […]

Jamaica Capitalizing On Its Potential and Benefits from Gastronomy Tourism

Growth In Heritage Tourism Offers Tremendous Opportunity For Jamaica And The Wider Caribbean

Jamaica’s Minister of Tourism, Hon. Edmund Bartlett, says the growth in heritage tourism offers tremendous opportunity for Jamaica and the wider Caribbean. In an interview with JIS NEWS, Mr. Bartlett noted that recent international tourism trends have pointed to a shift from the traditional ‘sun, sea and sand’ phenomenon towards a more interactive experiential form […]

Jamaica Capitalizing On Its Potential and Benefits from Gastronomy Tourism

Our Business Is The Result Of Our Adventure – A Real Walkbout Experience

Even small businesses can easily operate on a global scale, sourcing products or labour on one continent and delivering goods or services halfway around the world. Many people consider their business to be their highest priority, and perhaps then add some spice and adventure to their lives by working from a remote or exotic location. […]

Jamaica Capitalizing On Its Potential and Benefits from Gastronomy Tourism

“Trust me, this helping me to live a better life; keep me away from violence. It’s my hustle and I love it”- Conrad Webster

After much thought I realised that the craft was common in the area, so I had to make myself “stand out”. “Mi use 24 bamboo and build it, and then mi seh me a go try and design something different from the rest a man dem. So mi start decorate and add table and chair, […]

Jamaica Capitalizing On Its Potential and Benefits from Gastronomy Tourism

Increased Number Of Canadian Visitors Coming To The Caribbean During The Off-Season.

ST GEORGE’S, Grenada, (CMC) — A senior official of the Canadian Tourism Research Institute (CTRI) is challenging the Caribbean to capitalise on the increase in the number of Canadian visitors coming to the Caribbean especially during the off-season. Senior Research Associate Jennifer Hendry, addressing delegates attending the Caribbean Tourism Organisation (CTO) sponsored State of the […]

Jamaica Capitalizing On Its Potential and Benefits from Gastronomy Tourism