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.
Condor Airlines resumed its direct flight service from Frankfurt, Germany on Saturday after three years. The ten hour flight landed in the afternoon, bringing one hundred and thirty six (136) passengers to Grenada.
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.
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.”
Grenadian artisan, Grace Benjamin will attend the Regional Workshop on Entrepreneurial Strengthening in the Tourism Sector: Opportunities for Women from 22 – 23 October in Cartagena de Indias, Colombia.
Grenada is being promoted to approximately 50,000 boat enthusiasts at the 45th United States Sailboat Show from the 9 to 13 October 2014 in Annapolis, Maryland, USA.
The 3 member Grenadian delegation led by the Hon. Alexandra Otway-Noel are negotiating for additional cruise calls to Grenada for the upcoming 2015/2016 cruise season at the Florida-Caribbean Cruise Association (FCCA) Cruise Conference & Trade Show.
The Grenada Tourism Authority (GTA) recently sent a survey team to Carriacou and Petite Martinique headed by CEO, Mr Rudy Grant in anticipation of the launch of the Staycation Promotion.