CTO Honours Top Travel Journalists and Influencers at Expanded Media Awards Ceremony During Caribbean Week New York

The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) has announced the finalists for the Caribbean Tourism Industry Awards, an expanded media awards programme which will, for the first time, feature categories for social media influencers and campaigns in recognition of the changing media landscape and increasing relevance of non-traditional media. The winners will be unveiled at an elegant dinner ceremony at the New Yorker Hotel on 7 June during … Continue reading CTO Honours Top Travel Journalists and Influencers at Expanded Media Awards Ceremony During Caribbean Week New York

We’re Finalists! PANACHE Magazine is up for two CTO Travel Media Awards

WE’RE Finalists 😀😀😀!!! #PANACHEMagazine is pleased to share that we are finalists in the upcoming CTO Travel Media Awards 2018 in New York, June 7! #CaribbeanWeekNewYork@ctotourism Kudos to Kinisha and IKenna for their great work and nominations! BEST FEATURE by a Caribbean Journalist – “More Than Just Beads: Story and Myth” @storyandmyth by KINISHA CORREIA | PANACHE Magazine October 2017 BEST PHOTOGRAPH accompanying a feature – PANACHE Magazine Cover April … Continue reading We’re Finalists! PANACHE Magazine is up for two CTO Travel Media Awards

Sabrina’s Sojourn To South Korea

Interview by Latoya Jones There would be no enthralling tale to tell had there not been a Sabrina Morant- Marketing Executive at JPS. Sabrina’s account of her life experiences underscores the old adage that “life really is what we make it”. Laid back and easy going, she paints a picture of her life experiences and the sometimes tricky decisions she has had to make as … Continue reading Sabrina’s Sojourn To South Korea

Trinidad Carnival…More Than Meets The Eye

By Marshelle Haseley Carnival in Trinidad contains more than meets the eyes beyond its shores. Entertainment and a lift in the spirit, through music and culture, can be found from the stage of Queens Hall to pan yards- to the “stages of stages”, at the Queens Park Savannah and the Socadrome in the capital, Port of Spain. The people of Trinidad have a touch of … Continue reading Trinidad Carnival…More Than Meets The Eye

Spa Retreat… A Foodie’s Paradise

Escape to Negril’s West End Cliffs and just relax. The beautifully handcrafted stone cottages nestled in lush green tropical gardens offer you a breathtaking view of the Caribbean Sea. Spa Retreat, with its world-class spa services, blended with a Jamaican flair, is perfect for the traveller seeking a quiet vacation with great massages and the best food this side of the island. This luxury boutique … Continue reading Spa Retreat… A Foodie’s Paradise

The Fearless Joy Spence

Interview by Tricia Williamson The original visitor centre at the Appleton Estate was opened in 1988 and 30 years later, on Thursday, January 18, 2018 it was reopened, as the Joy Spence Appleton Estate Rum Experience (JSAERE). The facility is now four times its original size, and features a restaurant and lounge, a jerk pit, and a theatre. At the Joy Spence Appleton Estate Rum … Continue reading The Fearless Joy Spence

Andrew Zimmern Recipes Inspired by Jamaica

For all the attention paid to Jamaica as a travel destination, I still think it’s underrated. It 
has world-class beaches, some of the best hotels in the Caribbean, a stunning landscape full of forested mountains and amazing waterfalls and, most of all, a radiant culture that encompasses way more than just reggae and good coffee. What made me fall in love with this place is the people. … Continue reading Andrew Zimmern Recipes Inspired by Jamaica