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Number of US tourists to Central America growing

The latest numbers from the US government’s Office of Travel and Tourism Industry (OTTI) show that overseas travel by Americans is growing in in all of the eight regions it has identified, with Cent

Central America declares 2012 the Year of Sustainable Tourism

Central America will attend FITUR 2012 in order to inaugurate its Year of Sustainable Tourism, an initiative set up by the Heads of State and Government of the countries that make up the Region, namel

Honduras reinstated in Organization of American States

Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has welcomed the reinstatement of Honduras into the Organization of American States (OAS), which had expelled the Central American nation two years ago after a military c

El Salvador highlights importance of tourism in fighting poverty

The Permanent Executive Committee of the Inter-American Council for Integral Development ( CEPCIDI ) of the Organization of American States ( OAS ) today welcomed the Minister of Tourism of El Salvado

Grace Hotels to open Grace Panama

LONDON - Grace Hotels Group, the luxury boutique hotels group has begun its expansion into Central America.

Belize’s low-key tempo and stunning natural habitats

My first evening perched in a treetop resort in the jungles of Belize was rudely disturbed by a long, strange, and ear-splitting sound.

Oneworld Alliance welcomes Mexicana on board

At midnight tonight, Mexicana will become part of oneworld, adding Mexico and Central America's leading airline to the world's leading quality airline alliance.

World Travel Awards North and Central America winners unveiled

Cozumel, Europcar, Anthony Travel, Fairmont Hotels & Resorts, and Mexicana were among the companies who triumphed during the World Travel Awards North and Central America regional ceremony, which was

Mexicana airline will join oneworld alliance

Beginning November 10, 2009, Mexico and Central America's leading airline Mexicana, will become part of the oneworld® alliance.

Copa Airlines is named ‘Best Airline’ in Central America and the...

PANAMA CITY - Copa Airlines, subsidiary of Copa Holdings, S.A., has been named "Best Airline" in Central America and the Caribbean for the fifth consecutive year by the independent aviation industry r

Central America receives technical equipment for its tourism activities

SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador - The Ministry of Tourism of El Salvador (MITUR), through the Salvadoran Tourism Corporation (CORSATUR), this morning signed the donation certificate for technical equipment

Ministers of Tourism from Central America and the Caribbean aim to...

SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador - Tourism Secretary Rodolfo Elizondo Torres opened the "Challenges and Opportunities in the Cruise Industry in Mexico and Central America" seminar, at which government officials and industry representatives assisted with the goal of strengthening their joint efforts to consolidate the region as a main international cruise destination.

American Airlines puts select Central and South American destinations on sale

FORT WORTH, Texas - Here's a noteworthy item from the Department of Interesting Facts: No U.S. airline flies to more destinations (25) in Central and South America than American Airlines. Now, here's something really eye-catching: American has put many of those destinations on sale.

Central America to Promote Tourism Resources Jointly in the United States

San Salvador, El Salvador - At the close Friday, January 11, of the 71st Meeting of the Central American Council of Tourism (CCT), held in Suchitoto, Cuscatlan, Central American tourism agencies made two decisions: to open a shared office in the United States for the promotion of regional tourism and to work together at tourism fairs in Europe.