Category Archives: Storms & Weather News

News and updates about weather situations that may effect travel.
Most note worthy would be Hurricanes and tropical storms that would effect The Caribbean and large storms effecting air flights in the USA.

After the Hurricanes – What’s Open and Closed In the Caribbean

MAP OF CARIBBEAN ISLANDS Last updated: Oct. 23, 2017 With the Caribbean taking a one-two punch from hurricanes Irma and Maria, the obvious question from travel advisers and their clients is: What's next? What's open, and what can we expect for travel to the region? The good news: Many islands were untouched by either storm,…
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Caribbean Island & Resort Damage Reports

Updated 10-6-17 To Our Valued Travelers We want to give you a brief update on the status of 20 popular Caribbean islands and how they have been affected by the hurricanes. This Caribbean Resort Recovery information is accumulated from a number of sources and is as accurate as we can find. We are doing everything…
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Post Hurricane – Information about Islands in the Caribbean

This update includes Hurricane Recovery information about the following Islands: Update as of 10-6-2017 Anguilla British Virgin Island Cayman Islands Cuba Dominica Dominican Republic St. Barthelemy: St. Maarten/St. Martin Turks & Caicos Islands US Virgin Islands The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) and the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA) continue to get updates from member…
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Five Things You Need to Know About Travel Insurance

Even the most seasoned travelers sometimes feel confused about travel insurance — what’s out there, what it covers, whether or not they need it. While coverage and policies vary from state to state, of course, here are some basics of travel insurance to get you started: FIVE THINGS TO KNOW ABOUT TRAVEL INSURANCE 1. There…
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10 Reasons Travel Insurance Is A Pretty Smart Idea

As we help you plan your vacation , book your vacation, and even as the day of your departure approaches, we want you to know that we are here for you and want to help you be prepared for unexpected travel problems you may encounter so you can make the most of your travels and…
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Plan a Winter Vacation – Farmers Almanac Predicting Cold Wet Winter

  The Farmers’ Almanac 2014 forecast says... Frigid Cold, Wet, Snowy Winter The Farmers’ Almanac has released ins 2013/14 winter forecast and it is a   C  - O  - L - D   “biting, bitterly and piercing” winter forecast, so start planning your winter getaway now. According to the 2014 edition of the Farmers’ Almanac, which…
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Tropical Storm Dorian is becoming less organized

Tropical Storm Dorian is becoming less organized as it moves across the Atlantic, far from land. The storm's maximum sustained winds early Friday are near 50 mph (85 kph) and the U.S. National Hurricane Center says the storm is expected to begin slowly weakening over the next day or so. Dorian is centered about 1,425…
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