HOLLYWOOD, Fl. -- Virtual tours of seven resorts in Barbados will be available in May at www.caribbeanescapes.com, the Web site of the Caribbean Escapes Collection, a "by invitation only" marketing program featuring high-end resorts in 25 Caribbean destinations.

The Barbados resorts are Sandy Lane Hotel & Golf Club, The Sandpiper, Coral Reef Club, Little Good Harbour, Cobblers Cove, The Crane and Villa Nova.

Through a partnership with Florida-based World Travelvision, the Caribbean Escapes site will feature10 360-degree virtual tour images of each participating property. The tours also will appear on the individual resorts' Web sites at a later date.

Glenn Harris, Caribbean Escapes founder and president, said that virtual tours of additional resorts will be filmed over the next two months and added to the site.

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