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.
St. George’s, Grenada – 20th September, 2018 – Pure Grenada, the Spice of the Caribbean welcomed President and Chief Executive Officer of Carnival Corporation Arnold Donald with a unique taste of the tri-island destination. Mr. Donald visited on Wednesday (19th September) after being invited to experience Grenada by Minister for Tourism and Civil Aviation Hon. Clarice Modeste-Curwen at the Florida Caribbean Cruise Association (FCCA) Conference in Merida, Mexico.
The Tri Island Destination Trained Over One Hundred Frontline Customer Service Personnel
St. George’s, Grenada – 14th September, 2018 – The Grenada Tourism Authority (GTA) has completed three major training programmes geared at improving customer service and experiences in Pure Grenada, the Spice of the Caribbean. The training sessions took place over a three-day period (September 10-12) at the National Stadium Hospitality Centre.
St. George’s, Grenada – 10th September, 2018 – Pure Grenada, the Spice of the Caribbean, is making a major shift to ensure that its natural environment is protected and preserved for future generations. The Government of Grenada is implementing a far-reaching Non Biodegradable Waste Control Act, which begins with the complete ban on the importation of polystyrene commonly referred to as ‘Styrofoam’ effective September 1, 2018.
St. George’s, Grenada – 23rd August, 2018 – The Grenada Tourism Authority (GTA) had projected an increase of 5.3% in the arrivals for Spice Mas Carnival 2018. This year’s arrivals surpassed all expectations with a 24.9% increase to 12,379 visitors compared to 9,911 in 2017.
Grenada Named Top Southern Caribbean Cruise Destination and Recognized with Spirit of Yachting Award
St. George’s, Grenada – 20th August, 2018 – Pure Grenada, the Spice of the Caribbean has been recognized for its cruise and yachting experiences. For the second straight year, Grenada, Carriacou and Petite Martinique was named a Top-Rated Southern Caribbean Cruise Destination in Cruise Critic’s third annual Cruisers’ Choice Destination Awards.
St. George’s, Grenada – July 23, 2018 – Minister for Tourism and Civil Aviation Hon. Clarice Modeste Curwen met with recently appointed Ag. Commissioner of Police, Edvin Martin to discuss the further strengthening of the relationship between the tourism sector and the Royal Grenada Police Force.