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It’s back: Sargassum befouls local beaches

It's back: Sargassum befouls local beaches

Unsightly mats of sargassum weed have washed up in Grand Cayman, bringing with them a foul odor and potential problems for the tourism industry. Large swathes of coastline from Bodden Town to East End, as well as smaller pockets in West Bay and North Side, have been impacted. So far …

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This Caribbean hot spot is the No. 1 summer vacation destination …

This Caribbean hot spot is the No. 1 summer vacation destination ...

Vacationers want island vibes and scenic views. Exotic beach destinations in the Dominican Republic, Peru and Tunisia dominated Mastercard’s new Global Destination Cities Index list for summer 2018, offering an irresistible combination of relaxation and adventure — while also serving as alternatives to islands that have been affected by natural …

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Mexico declares ‘red alert’ for Tropical Storm Bud

Mexico declares 'red alert' for Tropical Storm Bud

(AFP) — Mexican authorities declared a “red alert” Thursday for the popular resort region of Los Cabos as Tropical Storm Bud closed in on the coast, whipping it with wind and rain. Under the measure, the highest level of alert, authorities will evacuate some 9,000 people from areas at high …

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Wellness travel: It’s more than just staying fit on the road

Wellness travel: It's more than just staying fit on the road

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – It’s one thing when hotels open fitness centers, but quite another when fitness centers open hotels. Luxe gym Equinox is opening a hotel in New York’s new Hudson Yards neighborhood next year in a move that embodies the evolution of wellness travel. Most hotels have beefed …

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Mexico declares ‘red alert’ for Tropical Storm Bud

Mexico declares 'red alert' for Tropical Storm Bud

LOS CABOS, MEXICO (AFP) – Mexican authorities have declared a “red alert” for the popular resort region of Los Cabos as Tropical Storm Bud closed in on the coast, whipping it with wind and rain. Under the measure, the highest level of alert, authorities will evacuate some 9,000 people from …

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