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Hidden Haiti: The perfect destination for tourists?

26 June 2013 Last updated at 02:25 BST

Back in the 1970s, Haiti was a tourist destination for the jet set, welcoming visitors like Richard Burton and Elizabeth Taylor.

But political violence, instability and more recently the 2010 earthquake have changed the country's image, and most of the tourism has vanished.

Now, Haiti's government is trying to bring tourists back. The BBC's Laura Trevelyan went to see how.

Filmed and edited by the BBC's John Landy

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