Category Archives: Caribbean

allAfrica.com: Africa: Of Myth and Man – the Legacy of Bob Marley

via allAfrica.com: Africa: Of Myth and Man – the Legacy of Bob Marley. The voice of Bob Marley is needed now more than ever. His lyrics may well have given inspiration and solace to as many as did Martin Luther … Continue reading

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Destra Garcia at the BBC

Destra Garcia at the BBC Play in either Real OR Windows Media players   It was a truly Caribbean jam at The Coronet in south London when soca star Destra Garcia and her band rolled into the UK. The singer … Continue reading

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Kalinago please

Kalinago please   The Caribs opting for a more “conscious identity” by reverting to their original name Kalinago For centuries, they have been known as Caribs. But Dominica’s Amerindian community say that they now want to be known by their … Continue reading

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A welcoming West Indian tradition

A welcoming West Indian tradition   by Emma Midgley BBC Berkshire Reporter     The West Indian living room contained family photographs and items A place to display souvenirs, read the bible or socialise with friends: for many West Indians … Continue reading

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Haitian prime minister fired by Senate

  Haitian prime minister fired by Senate AP – Haiti’s Senators Youri Latortue, center right, and Jean Baptiste Jean Willy, center left, speak before … By JONATHAN M. KATZ, Associated Press Writer Jonathan M. Katz, Associated Press Writer PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti … Continue reading

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Caribbean media and tourism industry to pay tribute to Andria Hall

  Caribbean media and tourism industry to pay tribute to Andria Hall CASTRIES, Saint Lucia — Andria Hall, the late CNN news anchor, author and communicator, will be honoured by media, tourism stakeholders and young people gathering for the 18th … Continue reading

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Barbados partners with Canadian firm for unique wellness tourism product

  Barbados partners with Canadian firm for unique wellness tourism product BRIDGETOWN, Barbados — The Barbados Tourism Authority (BTA) recently collaborated with Asuwish, a concierge company based in Toronto to launch a unique health and wellness tourism product targeting women … Continue reading

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