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Grenada offers summer dive specials

Grenada offers summer dive specials

ST. GEORGE’S, Grenada - Named the Wreck Diving Capital of the Caribbean by Scuba Diving magazine’s 2012 Readers’ Choice Awards and featuring reefs bursting with vibrant coral gardens, as well as its renowned underwater sculpture park, Grenada is … March 28, 2013
Colorful corals help keep Grenada green

Colorful corals help keep Grenada green

ST. GEORGE’S, Grenada - In the silent shallows off Grenada, an Underwater Sculpture Park models the practice of sustainable tourism. The first of its kind in the world, Grenada’s Underwater Sculpture Park was designed to act as an artificial reef, … March 13, 2013
Grenada: the spice of the Caribbean

Grenada: the spice of the Caribbean

ST. GEORGE’S, Grenada – From its position at the far southern tip of the Windward Islands chain, Grenada offers visitors a distinctive, off-the-beaten path experience as well as a combination of activities, attractions, and historic sites that are … March 12, 2013
True Blue Bay Resort, Grenada: corporate leader in the community earns

True Blue Bay Resort, Grenada: corporate leader in the community earns

LOS ANGELES, California - Green Globe announced certification of the True Blue Bay Resort in St. George’s, Grenada, in the West Indies. For the past few years this Caribbean boutique hotel has taken a proactive role in preserving and protecting its … February 7, 2013
True Blue Bay Resort, Grenada: corporate leader in the community earns

True Blue Bay Resort, Grenada: corporate leader in the community earns

LOS ANGELES, California - Green Globe announced certification of the True Blue Bay Resort in St. George’s, Grenada, in the West Indies. For the past few years this Caribbean boutique hotel has taken a proactive role in preserving and protecting its … February 7, 2013
Grenada’s 2013 events celebrate the island’s authentic heritage

Grenada’s 2013 events celebrate the island’s authentic heritage

ST. GEORGE’S, Grenada – The Spice Isle of Grenada offers the type of diverse visitor experience that the discerning traveler has come to expect by providing the extra dimension of interaction with the local culture. This year’s events embody the … February 1, 2013
Grenada invests in yachting sector

Grenada invests in yachting sector

ST. GEORGE’S, Grenada – Grenada is investing a US$375,000 grant from CARTfund, administered by the Caribbean Development Bank, to expand and develop the country’s marine and yachting industry. "Grenada as a yachting destination is one of the … January 20, 2013
Grenada gets multiple golds in 2012

Grenada gets multiple golds in 2012

ST. GEORGE’S, Grenada – Grenada is truly experiencing a banner year for marketplace recognition, adding top awards for its tourism product to Kirani James’ Olympic Gold medal. From premier publications and their readers to their 10th Gold medal … December 12, 2012
Grenada winds four accolades at Caribbean Tourism Organization UK Media Awards

Grenada winds four accolades at Caribbean Tourism Organization UK Media Awards

Four (4) editorial features about Grenada received accolades at the annual Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) Media Awards held on Monday, November 5 at the World Travel Market in London. “Foodtripper Grenada,” an hour-long documentary about Grenada’s … November 6, 2012
Kirani James named commonwealth male athlete of the year

Kirani James named commonwealth male athlete of the year

At an impressive ceremony attended by many former and current athletic stars and administrators at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Trinidad, awards and accolades were given at the 30th annual Commonwealth Sports Awards. The event was convened to coincide with … October 26, 2012
Grenada to host Caribbean Rum and Beer Festival for the first time

Grenada to host Caribbean Rum and Beer Festival for the first time

The Grenada Board of Tourism is very excited about being given the opportunity to host the annual Caribbean Rum and Beer Festival for the first time. Already, people have been purchasing VIP tickets online at the cost of US$25 per ticket. These are … October 16, 2012
Launch of Carriacou Grenada Wind Energy Project

Launch of Carriacou Grenada Wind Energy Project

ST. GEORGE’S, GRENADA - In keeping with the pronouncement in the 2012 budget, the government of Grenada, in partnership with the European Union and GRENLEC, will launch the Carriacou Wind Energy Project. The financing agreement was approved in February … September 13, 2012
Grenada tourism launches campaign around Kirani James’ Olympic win

Grenada tourism launches campaign around Kirani James’ Olympic win

ST. GEORGE’S, Grenada - To showcase the gracious and humble spirit of the Grenadian people as demonstrated to a global audience by Kirani James during the recently concluded 2012 London Olympic Games, the Grenada Board of Tourism has launched a targeted … September 11, 2012
St. Joseph’s Convent-Grenville captures 3rd place in FCCA essay competition

St. Joseph’s Convent-Grenville captures 3rd place in FCCA essay competition

The Grenada Board of Tourism is elated to announce that Grenada has won the 3rd place position in the Senior Division of the 2012 FCCA Foundation Children’s Essay Contest. Ms. Kinza Andrew of St. Joseph’s Convent in Grenville had submitted what the … September 5, 2012
Grenada’s golden boy Kirani James returns home

Grenada’s golden boy Kirani James returns home

ST. GEORGES, Grenada - World and Olympic 400 m champion Kirani James finally returns home to his native Grenada this week following his record-breaking performance at the London 2012 Olympic Games. Professional commitments and his studies delayed his … August 30, 2012
2012 CAB Rum Tasting Competition: The expert rum judges heading to Grenada

2012 CAB Rum Tasting Competition: The expert rum judges heading to Grenada

The line up of expert rum judges for the 2012 CAB Rum Tasting Competition has been announced. Ten international rum aficionados will be jetting into the “Spice Isle” of Grenada, to take part in the blind tasting contest as part of the 3rd Caribbean … August 10, 2012
Spirit of Grenada brought to Great Britain by Grenada Olympic team

Spirit of Grenada brought to Great Britain by Grenada Olympic team

The Grenada Olympic team was given the warmest of welcomes in the UK this weekend with two days of celebrations in Harrow and Horsham near London, within hours of reigning champion, Kirani James, claiming Gold in the 400 meters at London Diamond League … July 20, 2012
Grenada readies its Olympic House in the heart of the capital ahead of London 2012

Grenada readies its Olympic House in the heart of the capital ahead of London 2012

The UK’s Grenadian community is putting the final touches to Grenada Olympic House in central London, the perfect place to celebrate all things Grenadian during London 2012. Free to enter and open daily from 4:00 pm-10:00 pm, August 4-11, 2012, the … July 19, 2012
2012 Caribbean Rum and Beer Festival to be hosted in Grenada

2012 Caribbean Rum and Beer Festival to be hosted in Grenada

For the first time ever, the annual Caribbean Rum & Beer Festival will be held in Grenada. After two consecutive years in Barbados, the festival is heading to the “Spice Isle” to continue to raise the profile of the region’s diverse range of rum … July 13, 2012
Green Globe recertifies Spice Island Beach Resort, Grenada

Green Globe recertifies Spice Island Beach Resort, Grenada

LOS ANGELES, California - Green Globe announced recertification of the Spice Island Beach Resort on the island of Grenada in the southeastern Caribbean Sea. The resort, located on world-famous Grand Anse Beach, is home to a multitude of environmental … April 25, 2012
Statement from St. George's Ministry of Tourism and Civil Aviation

Statement from St. George's Ministry of Tourism and Civil Aviation

ST. GEORGE’S, Grenada - The St. George’s Ministry of Tourism and Civil Aviation is working with other government departments, particularly the Attorney General’s Chambers and the Ministry of Finance, to arrive at a solution to the current financial … February 10, 2012
The Moorings joins sponsors for the 2012 Grenada Sailing Festival

The Moorings joins sponsors for the 2012 Grenada Sailing Festival

The Moorings, the world’s premier yacht charter company, has announced their support of the 2012 Grenada Sailing Festival, taking up the sponsorship title of the Festival’s Charter Class for the forthcoming event. The company was founded in 1969 … January 13, 2012
Grenada Board of Tourism and Grenada Hotel and Tourism Association launch new and improved booking engine system by Regatta Solutions

Grenada Board of Tourism and Grenada Hotel and Tourism Association launch new and improved booking engine system by Regatta Solutions

ST. GEORGES, Grenada - The Grenada Board of Tourism (GBT) and the Grenada Hotel & Tourism Association (GHTA) have jointly launched a new, and improved, booking engine on their respective websites www.grenadagrenadines.com and www.gogrenada.gd which, … January 10, 2012
Grenada Board of Tourism welcomes Toronto-Grenada schedule by Caribbean Airlines

Grenada Board of Tourism welcomes Toronto-Grenada schedule by Caribbean Airlines

Getting from the shivering cold to the sublime warmth is easier than ever with the new air connection from Toronto, Canada, to Grenada, which began mid-December of last year. The Ministry of Tourism and the Grenada Board of Tourism is pleased that Caribbean … January 3, 2012
What better way to enjoy the New Year?

What better way to enjoy the New Year?

Do you have any family or friends who are longing to visit the Caribbean? Perhaps you would like to take a trip yourself. Whichever it is, the year 2012 brings with it a host of options in air travel for persons to visit Grenada, Carriacou and Petite … December 30, 2011
My first Christmas on the islands of Grenada

My first Christmas on the islands of Grenada

When I first mentioned my decision to visit the islands of Grenada for Christmas, everyone was rather surprised. They made comments like "there would be no snow," or "where will you find a mistletoe?" I listened to all of their remarks, but I was determined … December 30, 2011
Add some Grenadian spice to your Christmas holidays

Add some Grenadian spice to your Christmas holidays

One of the best parts of the Christmas holidays is spending time with family and loved ones. This year, you can add a little Grenadian flavor to the season, by coming together to create this delectable desert. With its mouth-watering aroma and luscious … December 23, 2011
New Christ of the Deep at home in the Underwater Sculpture Park

New Christ of the Deep at home in the Underwater Sculpture Park

The Grenada Underwater Sculpture Management Group (GUSMI) is pleased to report that the world’s first underwater sculpture park, located 2 miles north of St. Georges at Moliniere Bay, is now home to two new statues. The first piece, a replica of … December 1, 2011
Grenada Board of Tourism joins the International Council of Tourism Partners

Grenada Board of Tourism joins the International Council of Tourism Partners

The International Council of Tourism Partners (ICTP) announced today that the Grenada Board of Tourism has joined their alliance as the first representative from the Caribbean. “Grenada is proud to be the first Caribbean representative to ICTP, and … October 3, 2011
Grenada PM Meets with LIAT CEO

Grenada PM Meets with LIAT CEO

Prime Minister, Dr. the Right Honourable Keith Mitchell (pictured) has complimented LIAT CEO, Mark Darby for taking the steps to clarify Government's serious concerns regarding the operations of LIAT. Prime Minister Mitchell and Mr. Darby recently at … January 21, 2008

GRENADA CELEBRATES ANNUAL CARNIVAL

St. George’s, Grenada, July 2007 - - Every year in August, Grenada brings out the music, dancing in the streets, masks, fun and pageantry for the island’s Carnival celebration. The annual affair, which features festivities like the “Parade of Bands,” … July 24, 2007



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