TORONTO, Canada– The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) has declared 2018 the Year of Wellness and Rejuvenation in the Caribbean, stressing the physical and mental virtues of island living.
The CTO’s secretary general Hugh Riley announced the theme for next year at a news conference as part of the programme for Caribbean Week Canada 2017.
With wellness and rejuvenation being important aspects of the Caribbean tourism product offering, the CTO is encouraging member countries and private sector partners to plan and organize events and activities around the theme that will appeal to consumers, travel agents and tour operators.
“For those who focus on renewing body and spirit, the options are virtually endless; from beachfront workouts and yoga retreats, to wellness resorts and spa treatments, the notion of being rejuvenated in the Caribbean is one more reason to let us pamper you in 2018,” the secretary general said.
“The region’s diverse tropical landscape with mountain…