The Bahamas is easing Covid requirements for international visitors, with travellers no longer required to apply for a Bahamas Travel Health Visa to gain entry. All travellers will, however, still be required to present a negative PCR test.
Bahamian Government Officials and Carnival Cruise Line Executives have gathered for a groundbreaking ceremony for Carnival’s new $200 million cruise port in Freeport, Grand Bahama which officials anticipate will breathe new tourism life into the economy of the Bahamian nation’s second city.
With a strong showing of validation of the cruise industry’s return, Carnival Cruise Line in cooperation with the Grand Bahama Port Authority and the Government of The Bahamas held a groundbreaking ceremony for the new cruise port on Grand Bahama Island.
The Bahamas ministry of tourism, investments and aviation has appointed Latia Duncombe as acting director general. She will report to deputy prime minister, Chester Cooper.
The Bahamas is running a six-month advertising campaign across taxis and outdoor spaces in London as the tourism market reopens. Also included are sites at 20 underground stations and Heathrow Airport.
With the global travel industry gathering in London for World Travel Market, Breaking Travel News speaks to Joy Jibrilu, director general of the Bahamas Ministry of Tourism, about overcoming the challenges faced by the destination during the Covid-19 pandemic.
Finn Partners has been appointed by the Bahamas Ministry of Tourism, Investments & Aviation to provide public relations services for the islands in the United Kingdom.
American Airlines is collaborating with several foreign governments to begin offering pre-fight Covid-19 testing for customers, starting with Jamaica and the Bahamas.
The Bahamas will to close its borders to international commercial flights and commercial vessels carrying passengers from the United States from Wednesday.
Having successfully hosted the World Travel Awards earlier this week, Bahamian minister of tourism, Dionisio D’Aguilar, tells Breaking Travel News what benefits the international spotlight will bring to the destination.