(St. George’s, Grenada) 4th October, 2016 – Grenadians can holiday at home with discounts on accommodation, meals, vehicle rentals, island tours, and dives until 30th November 2016. The Staycation promotion by the Grenada Tourism Authority (GTA) and its stakeholders provides an opportunity for residents of Grenada to experience the tourism product while also promoting awareness of the islands’ tourism sector.
(St. George’s, Grenada) 27th September, 2016 – Travellers between New York and Grenada will have the option to chose from five (5) nonstop flights per week starting in January 2017. JetBlue Airways is increasing its flight frequency to five times a week from the current four times weekly. Effective 9th January, 2017 JetBlue is adding a Monday flight to its weekly service on Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays. This Monday service will continue until 30th January and resume on 13th February, 2017 continuously.
(St. George’s, Grenada) 20th September 2016 – Grenada added a touch of spice to Canada’s Bridal Show in Toronto from 9th to 11th September 2016 with its display of appealing romantic getaways and alluring scents of nutmeg and cinnamon. Ten thousand (10,000) patrons attended the show over the weekend, shopping for destination weddings and honeymoons. The Grenada Tourism Authority’s Director of Sales for Canada, Mr. Sekou Stroude directly interacted with brides-to-be accompanied by their family and friends and soon-to-be wedded couples.
(St. George’s, Grenada) 6th September, 2016 – The Grenada Tourism Authority’s Director of Sales & Marketing Mrs. Christine Noel-Horsford joined the Travel Impressions’ product launch series in four (4) cities in the USA from 25th to 31st August 2016. The series of dinner seminars provided an opportunity to promote the destination and network with four hundred and fifty (450) travel professionals in Atlanta GA, Tampa FL, Orlando FL, and Boca Raton FL.
The Grenada Tourism Authority (GTA) is pleased to announce the appointment of Ms. Francine Stewart as Marketing Manager on the 1st August 2016.
The Grenada Tourism Authority’s Director of Sales for the USA, Mrs. Christine Noel-Horsford received the Caribbean Tourism Organisation’s Allied Award at the Allied Awards Luncheon, Marriott Marquis Hotel, New York.
The Grenada exhibit at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2016 named ‘Three Enchanting Islands – Pure Grenada’ has won Gold.
A three-member delegation from the Grenada Tourism Authority (GTA) led by CEO Mr. Rudy Grant promoted travel to Pure Grenada, the Spice of Caribbean in Toronto, Ontario, Canada from 16th to 20th May 2016.
Visitor arrivals to Grenada increased by 12.7% in 2015 reaching a total of 443,368 when compared to 2014 (393,339). Cruise passengers represented 63% of arrivals, followed by stayover visitors (32%), and yachters (5%).