Travel and Tourism - Trinidad and Tobago - August 2018
“The ability to grow Trinidad and Tobago’s tourism industry in the future will always be hampered by two things – the country’s geographical location (ie far from the other Caribbean nations and off the beaten track for cruise companies) and the economy’s dependence on revenues and taxes from the energy sector … [but nevertheless] the signs towards growing the tourism sector are there.”
– Jessica Kelly, Senior Tourism Analyst
This report looks at the following areas:
How is the government helping hotel owners?
Why is Trinidad and Tobago the richest nation in the Caribbean?
Why have international tourism revenues remained fairly flat?
What factors make it difficult to increase the number of cruise ships calling at Trinidad and Tobago?