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    JetBlue’s New York-Guadeloupe Flights to Relaunch in November

    JetBlue’s New York-Guadeloupe Flights to Relaunch in November By Caribbean Journal staff / Caribbean Journal / caribjournal.com / July 7, 2020 https://www.caribjournal.com/2020/07/07/guadeloupe-flights-jetblue-november/ “JetBlue will be relaunching its service from New York to Guadeloupe on...
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    TradeWinds Members Update on COVID-19

    -received an email from TradeWinds on March 17, 2020 TradeWinds Members Update on COVID-19 “Dear Member, In these uncertain times we want to provide you, our loyal TradeWinds Members, with an update regarding our response to the situation surrounding the COVID-19 virus. With more than 20...
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    InterCaribbean Launching Punta Cana-BVI Flights

    InterCaribbean Launching Punta Cana-BVI Flights https://www.caribjournal.com/2019/11/29/punta-cana-bvi-flights-intercaribbean/ By Caribbean Journal Staff / Caribbean Journal / caribjournal.com / Nov 29, 2019 “Turks and Caicos-based regional airline interCaribbean Airways is adding another new...
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    Two New Ways to Get to Tortola, BVI

    Two New Ways to Get to Tortola, BVI https://www.caribjournal.com/2019/09/15/two-new-ways-to-get-to-tortola-bvi/ Caribbean Journal staff / Caribbean Journal / caribjournal.com / Sept 15, 2019 “Regional Caribbean carrier interCaribbean Airways is launching a pair of new routes between the USVI...
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    Tradewinds: Hurricane Dorian and Abacos

    Today I received an email from Tradewinds: “Important update on Hurricane Dorian and Charters to the Abacos in 2019 Dear Member, Following the recent devastation caused by Hurricane Dorian to the Abacos Islands, we’re pleased to report that thankfully all TradeWinds crew in the Bahamas are...
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    WiFi on vacation

    Hi! I’m going on a Tradewinds sailing around St Vincent and the Grenadines in May. I have found the cell/mobile service in the Caribbean to be pretty good, as long as you are near shore. I’m looking for a device that I could use to check email and use the internet just for a short time daily...
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    TradeWinds Hurricane Irma Update

    September 9, 2017 - TradeWinds Update from their Facebook page: HURRICANE IRMA "Dear Everyone, As you are most probably aware St. Martin/Sint Maarten and The British Virgin Islands both got a direct hit from Hurricane Irma, the most powerful hurricane ever to form in the Atlantic Ocean. It...