By Dennis J. Gayle,Jonathan N. Goodrich
The Caribbean now has one of many biggest local tourism industries on the earth among constructing international locations. while initially released this quantity was once the 1st to supply a complete dialogue of tourism during this a part of the realm. It starts off with an summary of the after which examines element of tourism advertising and administration on a region-by-region foundation, overlaying the Bahamas, Jamaica, Barbados, St Lucia, Trinidad and Tobago, Guyana and Cuba. targeted research follows of sectors in the undefined, reminiscent of historical past and healthiness care, with principal concerns akin to the serious festival among the cruise send and inn industries being highlighted. dialogue of the influence folks and european rules on Caribbean tourism offers an enormous overseas standpoint. all through, the focal point is at the contribution of the neighborhood tourism to Caribbean financial development and improvement.