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The Hurricanes in 2017 impacted $700M to Caribbean Tourism

2 monthes ago   |   By Travel and Tour World

The tourism sector of the Caribbean's lost close to US $700 million in terms of revenue and witnessed around one million lesser number of visitors in last year as a result of the destructive effects of hurricanes Irma and Maria.
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The Hurricanes in 2017 impacted $700M to Caribbean Tourism

The Hurricanes in 2017 impacted $700M to Caribbean Tourism

2 monthes ago   |   By Travel and Tourworld

The tourism sector of the Caribbean's lost close to US $700 million in terms of revenue and witnessed around one million lesser number of visitors in last year as a result of the destructive effects of hurricanes Irma and Maria. According to an industry report published by the London-based World Travel and Tourism Council unveiled the disastrous impacts of the storms had on one of the region's most vital industries in comparison to the previous years.
“The hurricane season resulted in an estimated in 2017 of 826,100 visitors to the Caribbean, compared to pre-hurricane forecasts,” the...
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