Tag: Grenada

Grenada crowns CTO Year of Festivals with new Festival of Lights

To crown the Caribbean Tourism Organization’s (CTO) Year of Festivals in 2019, Pure Grenada, the Spice of the Caribbean debuted its newest event, Festival of Lights on December 6 and 7, 2019. The Festival took place on the Carenage, which is one of the most stunning spots in the destination. The beauty of the festoon […]

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Air Canada and American Airlines announce additional flights to Grenada

Seeing the potential of Grenada as a destination various airline such as Air Canada and American Airlines have announced additional flights in December to bring vacationers to the three-island destination. American Airlines is adding an additional flight to its schedule for Grenada departing Miami International Airport and arriving at Grenada’s Maurice Bishop International Airport. “With […]

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Grenada upgrades its Board of Tourism to Tourism Authority

Grenada will change from a Board of Tourism to a Tourism Authority, as a part of a strategic plan launched in 2012 that involved input from hundreds of tourism stakeholders. Grenada’s Tourism Minister Alexandra Otway-Noel said the transition would lead to “Increased marketing opportunities, greater potential for earning and better partnership with airlines and cruise […]

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CTO leaders visit four member countries

Senior members of the Caribbean region’s tourism development agency, Caribbean Tourism Organisation (CTO), completed a tour of four member-countries, continuing a series of country visits which began in 2012. They met with senior tourism officials in Montserrat, St. Lucia, Grenada, and St. Vincent and the Grenadines. In addition to gaining a greater appreciation for member-country […]

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Grenada develops yachting industry

  Grenada is investing a $375,000 grant from CART fund to expand and develop the country’s marine and yachting industry. “Grenada as a yachting destination is one of the best kept secrets of the Caribbean, and it is time for the secret to be revealed,” explained Anita Sutton, President of Grenada’s Marine and Yachting Association […]

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