ST. GEORGE’S, GRENADA – 5th February, 2019 – The Grenada Chelsea Flower Show Team has set their sights on a 15th gold medal at the 2019 event confident that their design will once again amaze the judges. In strong support of the team’s effort, the Grenada Tourism Authority (GTA) and lead designer Mrs. Catherine John today signed an agreement cementing the GTA’s major sponsorship this year for the event held from May 21 – 25, 2019.
PURE GRENADA, THE SPICE OF THE CARIBBEAN ACHIEVES HISTORIC MILESTONE WITH WELL OVER 500,000 VISITORS
St. George’s, Grenada – 10th January, 2019 – Pure Grenada, the Spice of the Caribbean achieved a historic milestone in 2018 welcoming more than half a million visitors to the destination’s shores. Spread across key niche markets, the combined cruise, yachting and stay over arrivals for 2018 was 528,077 representing a 12.90% increase over 2017.
St. George’s, Grenada – 28th December, 2018 – Pure Grenada, the Spice of the Caribbean continues to be trending internationally and is on a steady course to achieve the historic milestone of 500,000 total visitor arrivals. For the period, January to November 2018, Cruise passenger arrivals increased by 24%, yacht passenger arrivals by 11.6% and Stay over arrivals increased by 9.2%.
St. George’s, Grenada – 24th December, 2018 – People living in the USA now have more options and easier connections when travelling to Pure Grenada, the Spice of the Caribbean. Close to 100 passengers arrived aboard the second American Airlines Saturdays flight from Miami on December 22, 2018 at the Maurice Bishop International Airport. On arrival, they were greeted with sweet steel pan music, cultural dancers in traditional wear and a refreshing rum sorrel drink.
St. George’s, Grenada – 27th November, 2018 – Pure Grenada, the Spice of the Caribbean is offering different options in the luxury end of the market with a brand new member of The Leading Hotels of the World, Silversands Grenada.
St. George’s, Grenada – 20th November, 2018 – It wasn’t the end of a year long Tourism Awareness Campaign (TAC) but the beginning of a bright future for the students of the primary schools of Grenada as Tourism Ambassadors.
Spearheaded by the Grenada Tourism Authority, travel professionals in New York, New Jersey and New England got an enviable opportunity to learn of the new Travel Agent University programme and the islands’ latest news and offerings before the start of the busy winter travel season
St. George’s, Grenada – 16th October, 2018 – Team Grenada is following up on a number of leads resulting from recent meetings with US West Coast Cruise Lines. The team which consisted of Chairman of the Grenada Tourism Authority (GTA) Mrs. Brenda Hood, GTA Nautical Development Manager Mrs.
St. George’s, Grenada – 3rd October, 2018 – With the Winter season around the corner, it’s easier to escape the cold weather to visit Pure Grenada, the Spice of the Caribbean, with its newly announced flights. With record visitor arrival numbers logged for 2018, the continued demand for Grenada has positively impacted airlines such as Air Canada and American Airlines, who have announced additional flights in December to bring vacationers to the three-island destination.
St. George’s, Grenada – 24th September, 2018 – Pure Grenada, the Spice of the Caribbean opened its 2018/2019 cruise ship season with an inaugural visit form the Carnival Breeze. The large cruise ship has a capacity of 4,428 passengers and 1,386 crew members.