This past year saw a racial reckoning within the travel industry as it did across most industries is in the US. Magazines made public statements to do better in future and, while we are seeing more coverage by and on Black travelers, the annual lists recommending travel experts is still shockingly and overwhelmingly white. These lists are not just void of Black representation, but any representation of any of the countries being sold by these experts.
FEATURED: CARIBBEAN IS CALLING
Just in time for Caribbean-American Heritage Month — and at a moment when we’re all sorely missing our dose of “vitamin sea” — Travel + Leisure's special correspondent and "Carivangelist" Sarah Greaves-Gabbadon has gathered island voices to share inspiration and information for Caribbean-craving travelers.