Latest Caribbean Tourism Organization Stories

2014-03-27 12:21:08

ST. MICHAEL, Barbados, March 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Some of the world's most popular and appealing travel destinations are in jeopardy, vulnerable to issues like climate change and unsustainable development. Several leading organizations have joined forces to address these challenges head-on by helping tourism destinations in the Caribbean and Latin America to safeguard their natural and cultural assets, while enhancing communities and securing a vibrant regional economy. The...

2011-06-07 09:00:00

NEW YORK, June 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- IMAN Cosmetics announces today that they will be the exclusive makeup sponsor for 2011 Caribbean International Fashion Week (CIFW). The premier fashion event is a showcase of the Caribbean's best-established couture and up-and-coming fashion designers, debuting their summer collections. Diamond Noir Collection in collaboration with the Caribbean Tourism Organization will host the show, scheduled for Wednesday, June 8th, 2011 at Arena, 135 West 41st...

2011-06-02 12:20:00

NEW YORK, June 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) will host its Rhythms of the Caribbean Ball on Friday, June 10th at The Plaza Hotel as part of Caribbean Week. The event will feature live music, delectable Caribbean cuisine, and an opportunity to network with friends of the Caribbean. Approximately 300 guests including elected and appointed government officials, business professionals, and members of the Caribbean Tourism Organization will be in...

2011-05-31 16:06:00

NEW YORK, May 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) will host its annual Caribbean Travel and Cultural Fair on Wednesday, June 8th at Grand Central Terminal as part of Caribbean Week. The event will feature exhibitors, vendors, Caribbean food tastings, discounted vacation deals and much more. Approximately 5,000 members consisting of the New York City community, representatives from CTO member countries and Caribbean Diaspora groups will be in attendance....

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.