ST. GEORGE’S, GRENADA – June 26, 2019 – After not participating in the Taste of the Caribbean competition for over a decade, the new youthful, vibrant Grenada Culinary Team walked away with third place honours in Miami. The team led by Chef Belinda Bishop wowed the judges with creative spice infused dishes and medalled in all categories.
ST. GEORGE’S, GRENADA – June 11, 2019 – Caribbean Week in New York, hosted by the Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO), proved to be a successful endeavor for the promotion of Grenada’s tourism product. Grenada’s delegation was led by Chairman of the Grenada Tourism Authority (GTA), Mrs. Brenda Hood, Ms. Patricia Maher, CEO of the GTA and Director of Sales (USA), Mrs. Christine Noel-Horsford. The destination’s participation in the week-long schedule of events which ran from June 2 to 7 was supported by the island’s North American public relations agency Zapwater Communications, under the leadership of Vice President and account manager, Jennifer Johnson.
ST. GEORGE’S, GRENADA – May 16, 2019 – Amidst cheers in a room filled with budding chefs and bartenders, the Grenada Hotel & Tourism Association (GHTA) announced the team of culinary experts selected to represent the three-island nation of Grenada, Carriacou and Petite Martinique at the prestigious ‘Taste of the Caribbean’ competition, from June 21-25, 2019 in Miami.
ST. GEORGE’S, GRENADA – May16, 2019 – Pure Grenada, the Spice of the Caribbean, is providing visitors with limitless opportunities to explore, relax and unwind this summer with the relaunch of its #NextStopGrenada campaign. From now through October 31, travelers can enjoy specials including discounts off hotel rack rates, room upgrades, complimentary massages and more during Grenada’s extended summer season.
ST. GEORGE’S, GRENADA – May 9, 2019 – Minister for Tourism and Civil Aviation Hon. Clarice Modeste Curwen has announced that American Airlines will provide a new non-stop service from Charlotte, North Carolina to Grenada effective Winter 2019.
American Airlines advised that the flight will be operated year-round, Saturdays on a 128-seat Airbus 319.
ST. GEORGE’S, GRENADA – April 15, 2019 – World-renowned sculptor Jason deCaires Taylor has been specially recognized by the Grenada Tourism Authority (GTA) for his outstanding work in creating the World’s first Underwater Sculpture Park in the island. Between 2006 and 2009, Taylor founded the Park in Grenada which was listed as one of the Top 25 Wonders of the World by National Geographic. His concrete sculptures based on people, history and folklore eventually become alive by supporting the sustainable growth of the colorful reefs in Molinere Bay.
ST. GEORGE’S, GRENADA – April 11, 2019 – Participants in the Government of Grenada’s Small Hotel’s Training Programme are eager to improve the visitor experience in Carriacou and Petite Martinique after receiving their certificates on Monday. A short ceremony was held at the Carriacou Multipurpose Centre to recognize the completion of training in Customer Service Excellence and Supervisory Management.
ST. GEORGE’S, GRENADA – April 3, 2019 – Pure Grenada, the Spice of the Caribbean was delighted to welcome an increased number of yachts in the World ARC Atlantic Rally for Cruisers Round the World race 2018-2019. 17 boats were welcomed this year, an increase over the 14 welcomed last year. World ARC is a round-the-world adventure taking place over 15 months and covering 26,000 nautical miles. The event features a mix of cruising and exploring the world.
First Time With Own Stand at World’s Leading Travel Trade Show in Germany
St. George’s, Grenada – 11th March 2019 – ITB Berlin is the world’s leading travel trade show held in Germany every March. This year Team Grenada had its own Pure Grenada, the Spice of the Caribbean themed stand thanks to the generous support of Silversands Grenada.
St. George’s, Grenada – 28th February 2019 – Pure Grenada, the Spice Caribbean is continuing to improve its cruise guest experience at its main port of entry. On Thursday February 28, eight (8) experiential storyboards were officially commissioned and blessed at the Melville Street Cruise Terminal.