Press Release
  • Jan
    07
    2015

Cruise ship arrivals increase by 29% for 2014

During 2014, both cruise arrivals and expenditure increased by twenty nine percent (29%) compared to 2013. Preliminary data has revealed that 162 cruise calls and 254,248 cruise passengers visited ports in Grenada and Carriacou contributing 28M Eastern Caribbean dollars to the economy.

  • Dec
    17
    2014

New cruise ship to visit Grenada and Carriacou

The MS Serenissima visits Grenada for the first time, berthing at both St. George’s and Hillsborough on Thursday, 18th December. The 100 passenger cruise ship will berth at Melville Street Cruise Terminal from 7:00am to 6:00pm.

  • Dec
    11
    2014

Grenadians partner for Music Festival

A national Music Festival pioneered by the non-profit organisation, Music and Beyond is planned for April 2016. The festival will showcase different musical genres to the backdrop of Grenada’s beautiful land and seascapes.

  • Dec
    08
    2014

RORC race heads to Grenada

The Royal Ocean Racing Club (RORC) Transatlantic Race started at 6:00am AST on Sunday, 30th November from Puerto Calero Marina, Lanzarote, Canary Islands bound for Camper & Nicholsons Port Louis Marina, St. George’s, Grenada.

  • Nov
    25
    2014

13 Sandals Mega-famtrips prove worthwhile for Grenada

The Sandals Megafam on Sunday, 23rd November ended a series of thirteen mega-familiarization trips to Grenada. Starting on 4th September, over 2000 travel agents and tour operators from North America visited the island for the day for site visits of Sandals LaSource Grenada.

  • Nov
    03
    2014

Grenada attends World Travel Market

Minister of Tourism and Civil Aviation, Hon. Alexandra Otway-Noel leads the Grenadian delegation which includes representatives from the Grenada Tourism Authority and the tourism sector to the World Travel Market (WTM) in London, United Kingdom.

  • Oct
    27
    2014

Carriacou launches Carnival 2015

The Carriacou & Petite Martinique Carnival Development Committee (CPMCDC) launched the Carriacou Carnival 2015 on October 25, Thanksgiving Day, on the Esplanade in Hillsborough under the theme “Celebrating the legacy of Shakespeare and embracing the splendor of our traditional mas.”