Multicultural Travel News

Multicultural Travel News newsletter (MTN) covers travel news of interest to ethnic and niche travelers and those who market to them. We write about destinations that interest multicultural travelers or have outreach campaigns to travelers of Hispanic, African American, Asian American and other cultural backgrounds; women; LGBT travelers and people with disabilities.
Multicultural Travel News is also written for leisure and business travelers looking for what to see and do and for marketing executives interested in ideas, best practices and the business case for targeting so-called "minority" travelers. We cover cities and countries, hotels, airlines, cruise lines, convention and visitor bureaus, tour operators and other travel marketers with a multicultural angle. Multicultural Travel news is written and edited by Lisa Skriloff.

News Blurb: Celebrate Black History Month in Barbados

This February, Barbados honors Black History Month by exploring the rich African heritage. From plantation houses to freedom statues, the sun-drenched island is filled with moving history which is still very much alive and revered today. Visitors can craft their own itinerary from some of the fascinating heritage sites and discover the island's history found around every corner. They can learn about the culture at some of the sites including Rock Hall Freedom Village, Sunbury House, Barbados Museum, Gun Hill Signal Station, and more. The island of Barbados offers the most authentic Caribbean experience with its rich culture and history rooted in remarkable landscapes. Rated as one of the world's sexiest beaches in 2008 by Concierge.com, Barbados' Crane Beach in St. Philip stands as a premier destination for travelers. For more information, visit  www.visitbarbados.org.