TRAVEL AND TOURISM
A man who overcame adversity – and the odds – to lead his team to the championship in American football, will share some of the secrets on what it takes to get up and succeed after being knocked down, when he addresses the Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO)’s State of the Tourism Industry Conference (SOTIC) in […]
WHERE WILL CARIBBEAN CRUISE SHIPS GO? The Eastern Caribbean took a beating in September 2017 from a pair of powerful hurricanes, forcing cruise lines to make long-term changes to their Caribbean cruise itineraries. Hurricane Irma inflicted serious damage on islands with significant cruise line business, including St. Maarten/St. Martin, Tortola in the British Virgin Islands, […]
On Tuesday, Grenada will welcome the Carnival Fascination ahead of the projected start of the winter cruise ship season in October. The cruise ship will dock in St. George’s at 8.00 am and remain until 4.30 pm with a passenger capacity of 2,634 visitors and a crew capacity of 920. This cruise ship usually plies […]
Stay over visitor arrivals to Pure Grenada, the Spice of the Caribbean are up 5% to 71,679 overall for the first half of 2017 compared to the same period in 2016 as per Grenada Tourism Authority (GTA) data. From January to June 2017, Grenada saw an increase of 10% to 31,564 in USA arrivals, 9% […]
NEW LUXURY RESORT TO CELEBRATE THE CULTURE, BEAUTY AND ORIGINALITY OF “THE SPICE OF THE CARIBBEAN” Set to open March 2018 on the sands of Grand Anse Beach, Silversands will introduce a new way for travelers to experience Pure Grenada, the Spice of the Caribbean. Sleek and modern in its design, the resort and residence […]
The leading cruise review site has recognized Pure Grenada, Spice of the Caribbean as one of the top five Southern Caribbean destinations for cruise. CruiseCritic.com recently announced the winners of its second annual Cruisers’ Choice Destination Awards based entirely on consumer ratings submitted to the website for trips within the last year. The awards name […]
DEVELOPMENT OF A HARMONISED REGIONAL APPROACH FOR TOURISM MARKET INTELLIGENCE (TMI) WORK IN THE OECS 27 JUNE, 2017 The OECS Commission, with support from the World Bank, is currently implementing a project to develop a harmonised framework for collecting and reporting tourism market intelligence data in the OECS.
GRENADA TOURISM AUTHORITY SUCCEEDS IN STRENGTHENING TOURISM TIES DURING CTO WEEK NEW YORK St. George — Caribbean Week in New York, hosted by the Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO), proved to be a successful endeavor for the promotion of Grenada’s tourism product. Grenada’s delegation was led by Minister of Tourism and Civil Aviation, the Hon. Dr. […]
GRENADA WILLING TO SUBSIDIZE LIATSt. Lucia News Online
GOVERNMENT OF GRENADA SIGNS MOU WITH AIRBNB St. George — It’s official. The Government of Grenada, on Thursday signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU), to formalize and implement a cohesive partnership with the global home-sharing company, Airbnb.