Marriott International expands all-inclusive portfolio with Sunwing Travel Group agreement

Marriott International, Inc., today announced what it termed “a significant planned expansion’’ of its all-inclusive portfolio through a long-term agreement with Sunwing Travel Group’s hotel division, Blue Diamond Resorts, which has an extensive portfolio of resort properties throughout the Caribbean, Central America and Mexico. The agreement is expected to propel Marriott into the list of […]

New-look Bahia Principe Grand El Portillo resort re-opens in Dominican Republic

Grupo Piñero, Bahia Principe Hotels & Resorts’ parent company, has re-opened Bahia Principe Grand El Portillo in, Dominican Republic that includes a $10 million transformation Committed to reactivating tourism and helping the local community in Samaná. “We’re pleased to bring this beloved property, Bahia Principe Grand El Portillo, back to life now with a fresh and serene new […]

Myrtle Beach World Amateur partnering with fabled Casa de Campo resort for a big pize

One of golf’s more popular amateur tournaments is partnering with one of world’s premier resorts. Casa de Campo Resort & Villas, the great Dominican Republic resort, has joined the PlayGolfMyrtleBeach.com World Amateur Handicap Championship team as the title sponsor of the Pairs Competition. www.MyrtleBeachWorldAmateur.com The Casa de Campo Pairs Competition is a two-person team event […]

Carnival Cruise Line is first to offer certified “sensory inclusive” experiences for passengers

Carnival Cruise Line has become the first cruise operator to be certified “sensory inclusive” by KultureCity, a leading nonprofit organization dedicated to accessibility and inclusion for individuals with sensory needs and invisible disabilities. Carnival.com The rollout of the program started this past October. Each of Carnival Cruise Line’s South Florida-based ships are certified, with the […]