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News Dominica Travel: Corrie’s Alan Halsall and his new girlfriend Tisha Merry stranded in New York during travel nightmare

Published on: Thursday 13 February 2020
Corrie’s Alan Halsall and his new girlfriend Tisha Merry stranded in New York during travel nightmare
News source: https://www.thesun.co.uk/tvandshowbiz/10958063/coronation-street-alan-halsall-tisha-merry-stranded-new-york/

The pair were trying to make their way back from their holiday, but found themselves stuck in the States. Alan Halsall and Tisha Merry enjoyed a holiday in the Dominican RepublicCredit: Instagram ...

News Dominica Travel: Now is the perfect time for a trip to Dominica

Published on: Wednesday 12 February 2020
Now is the perfect time for a trip to Dominica
News source: https://thepointsguy.com/news/visit-dominica-now/

Dominica’s tourism infrastructure was devastated in 2017 by Hurricane Maria, but the aptly named Nature Island is aiming to be the world’s first climate-resilient nation by 2030. A number of luxury ...

News Dominica Travel: ID Travel Group Recognizes Top Partners and Incentivizes Dominican Republic Sales

Published on: Tuesday 22 October 2019
ID Travel Group Recognizes Top Partners and Incentivizes Dominican Republic Sales
News source: https://www.travelpulse.com/news/tour-operators/id-travel-group-recognizes-top-partners-and-incentivizes-dominican-republic-sales.html

At this year's gala, leading vacation wholesaler ID Travel Group recognized its top partners, reaffirmed its confidence in the Dominican Republic and also launched a new luxury hotels collection.

News Dominica Travel: Natural causes took lives of three American tourists in the Dominican Republic, FBI says

Published on: Thursday 17 October 2019
Natural causes took lives of three American tourists in the Dominican Republic, FBI says
News source: https://www.nydailynews.com/news/world/ny-dominican-republic-tourist-deaths-natural-causes-fbi-20191018-535g2qztgvgnxblshaorxxzski-story.html

Dominican authorities have had the results since Sept. 16, Pennsylvania TV station WPMT reported Thursday. Publicity about what appeared to be a spate of tourist deaths in the Caribbean nation earlier ...

News Dominica Travel: Dominican Republic Tourists Died of Natural Causes, Not Tainted Alcohol, FBI Report Says

Published on: Monday 21 October 2019
Dominican Republic Tourists Died of Natural Causes, Not Tainted Alcohol, FBI Report Says
News source: https://www.travelandleisure.com/travel-news/new-fbi-report-dominican-republic-deaths-natural-causes

“My deepest sympathies go out to the families of the American tourists who have passed away. Their recent and tragic deaths appear to have had a dramatic impact on travel to the Dominican Republic,” ...

News Dominica Travel: Gogo's John Van den Heuvel on Dominican Republic bookings

Published on: Tuesday 08 October 2019
Gogo's John Van den Heuvel on Dominican Republic bookings
News source: https://www.travelweekly.com/On-The-Record/John-Van-den-Heuvel-Gogo-Worldwide-Vacations

Flight Centre Travel Group recently sent 60 travel advisors from its Gogo Worldwide Vacations and Liberty Travel brands on an educational trip to the Dominican Republic, where they met with government ...

News Dominica Travel: Flight Centre reminds agents why they love the D.R.

Published on: Tuesday 08 October 2019
Flight Centre reminds agents why they love the D.R.
News source: https://www.travelweekly.com/Travel-News/Travel-Agent-Issues/Flight-Centre-reminds-travel-agents-why-they-love-Dominican-Republic-

John Van den Heuvel, president of Gogo Worldwide Vacations, said companies like Gogo, its Flight Centre Travel Group parent and the travel industry at large have a responsibility to help destinations when they fall on hard times.

News Dominica Travel: After Spate of Traveler Deaths, the Dominican Republic Is Implementing New Safety Measures for Tourists

Published on: Thursday 19 September 2019
After Spate of Traveler Deaths, the Dominican Republic Is Implementing New Safety Measures for Tourists
News source: https://www.travelandleisure.com/travel-news/dominican-republic-safe-for-tourists-to-visit

“The question… that anyone would logically make is, is the Dominican Republic a safe destination?” Garcia told Travel + Leisure through a translator. “We want to invite everyone that has any… ...

News Dominica Travel: Caribbean Woes Send Travel Advisors Searching for Plan B

Published on: Tuesday 06 August 2019
Caribbean Woes Send Travel Advisors Searching for Plan B
News source: https://skift.com/2019/08/07/caribbean-woes-send-travel-advisors-searching-for-plan-b/

For many travel advisors with Caribbean-bound clients, the tourist deaths in the Dominican Republic, political unrest in Puerto Rico, and the abrupt U.S. travel policy change to Cuba are putting ...

News Dominica Travel: Travel Advisors Scramble to Find Alternatives for Caribbean-Bound Clients

Published on: Tuesday 06 August 2019
Travel Advisors Scramble to Find Alternatives for Caribbean-Bound Clients
News source: https://skift.com/2019/08/06/travel-advisors-scramble-to-find-alternatives-for-caribbean-bound-clients/

Summer 2019 has been one of turmoil for travel advisors focusing on the Caribbean, stemming from last-minute cancellations to the Dominican Republic and Summer 2019 has been one of turmoil for travel advisors focusing on the Caribbean.

News Dominica Travel: Delaware woman who says she was brutally beaten in the Dominican Republic sues resort for $3 million

Published on: Wednesday 17 July 2019
Delaware woman who says she was brutally beaten in the Dominican Republic sues resort for $3 million
News source: https://www.usatoday.com/story/travel/news/2019/07/18/dominican-republic-woman-claims-she-beaten-sues-resort/1764671001/

The U.S. State Department currently rates the Dominican Republic as a level 2 ("exercise increased caution") out of 4 on its travel advisory alert system. The lawyer's press release says that Lawrence ...

News Dominica Travel: ConsumerAffairs survey reveals wariness about Dominican Republic

Published on: Tuesday 16 July 2019
ConsumerAffairs survey reveals wariness about Dominican Republic
News source: https://www.travelweekly.com/Caribbean-Travel/ConsumerAffairs-survey-reveals-wariness-about-Dominican-Republic

ConsumerAffairs offers reviews and resources for consumers to assist with big purchases, including travel. Consumer media has been highlighting tourist deaths in the Dominican Republic, and the ...

News Dominica Travel: Dominican Republic to enhance food and drink inspections after tourist deaths

Published on: Thursday 18 July 2019
Dominican Republic to enhance food and drink inspections after tourist deaths
News source: https://www.usatoday.com/story/travel/news/2019/07/18/dominican-republic-strengthen-safety-measures-after-tourist-deaths/1768729001/

... cancels Dominican Republic performance amid travel safety concerns These new safety measures come after García held a press conference in late June to dispel concerns about deaths in the country, ...

News Dominica Travel: Cancun falls 10% in air seats while the Dominican Republic gains 15%

Published on: Friday 12 April 2019
News source: https://www.theyucatantimes.com/2019/04/cancun-falls-10-in-air-seats-while-the-dominican-republic-gains-15/

The CEO of Apple Leisure Group (ALG), Alex Zozaya, told REPORTUR.mx in Seville during the World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC ... of U.S. travelers are growing 20.5% in Jamaica, 16% in Dominican ...

News Dominica Travel: Travel to Cuba Without Leaving the Country With These Havana Club Cocktails

Published on: Thursday 18 April 2019
News source: https://www.popsugar.com/latina/Easy-Cuban-Rum-Cocktails-46047954

I'm not Cuban, I'm Dominican, but for some reason, Cuba has always spoken to me. The history, the music, the traditions, the food, the people. I find a lot of it to be very similar to Dominican ...

News Dominica Travel: ADTS- and Banco Lafise signed an inter-institutional medical travel agreement

Published on: Sunday 14 April 2019
News source: https://dominicantoday.com/dr/tourism/2019/04/13/adts-and-banco-lafise-signed-an-inter-institutional-medical-travel-agreement/

The Dominican Association of Health Tourism -ADTS- and Banco Lafise signed an inter-institutional agreement to strengthen the scope of medical travel in the Dominican Republic. The accord aims to ...