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Grenada Travel & Tourism News for visitors. Grenada is a Caribbean country comprising a main island, also called Grenada, and smaller surrounding islands. Dubbed the “Spice Isle,” the hilly main island is home to numerous nutmeg plantations. It’s also the site of the capital, St. George’s, whose colourful homes, Georgian buildings and early-18th-century Fort George overlook narrow Carenage Harbour. To the south is Grand Anse Beach, with resorts and bars.

Jamaica Minister Offers Condolences to Family of Sir Royston Hopkin

editor editor- February 24, 2020

Jamaica Tourism Minister Hon. Edmund Bartlett has expressed deep regret at the passing of prominent Grenadian and Caribbean hotelier, Sir ... Read More

Caribbean Tourism Organization laments the passing of Sir Royston Hopkin

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 24, 2020

The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) is saddened at the passing of Sir Royston Hopkin, a true giant in Caribbean tourism.  ... Read More

Grenada hits the international runway with Fe Noel at New York Fashion Week

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 19, 2020

Billed as one of the seven designers to watch at this year’s New York Fashion Week by Elle magazine, designer ... Read More

Grenada: Stellar 2019 tourism performance

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 29, 2020

2018 was a record-breaking year for Grenada, Carriacou and Petite Martinique as the three- island destination welcomed more than half ... Read More

Sandals Resorts International Kicks Off a New Decade with 11 Prestigious Awards

editor editor- January 21, 2020

Sandals Resorts International received 11 prestigious awards last night at the 27th Annual World Travel Awards™ Caribbean Gala Ceremony held ... Read More

Association of British Travel Agents pays attention to Pure Grenada

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- November 27, 2019

Pure Grenada, has been named ‘one to watch’ in the ABTA Travel Trends Report 2020, the only Caribbean destination to ... Read More

Sandals Resorts Hawaii? A Caribbean Vacation in Hawaii?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- November 16, 2019

The Hawaiian Islands and their Caribbean counterparts are separated by thousands of miles and also by some vast cultural differences. ... Read More

Something For Everyone: Grenada launches new tourism campaign

mm Chief Assignment Editor- October 9, 2019

During the months of January 2019 – August 2019, visitors from neighboring Caribbean islands accounted for 18% of the market ... Read More

Grenadian tour guides complete phase one of Aquila international certification training

mm Chief Assignment Editor- September 18, 2019

More than thirty tour guides in Grenada completed phase one of training facilitated by the Aquila Center for Cruise Excellence, ... Read More

After record arrival numbers in 2018, Grenada is showing strong results in 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- July 29, 2019

On the heels of double-digit growth and a landmark total visitor arrival of 528,077 in 2018, the Grenada Tourism Authority ... Read More

Grenada recognizes excellence and innovation in tourism

mm Chief Assignment Editor- July 26, 2019

It was a night of glitz and glamour as the tourism stakeholders exemplifying service excellence and innovation were awarded. The ... Read More

Grenada Tourism soars

editor editor- February 7, 2019

Grenada Tourism recorded more than 500,000 visitor arrivals in 2018, a historic number that proves the three-island destination’s tourism industry ... Read More

Historic milestone: Grenada welcomes over 500,000 visitors in 2018

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 10, 2019

Pure Grenada, the Spice of the Caribbean achieved a historic milestone in 2018 welcoming more than half a million visitors ... Read More

Team Grenada welcomes two new cruise ships on the same day

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 14, 2018

Pure Grenada, the Spice of the Caribbean welcomed inaugural cruise ship calls from the Celebrity Reflection and MSC Preziosa both ... Read More

Silversands Grenada opening compliments a pure luxury Caribbean destination

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 4, 2018

Pure Grenada, the Spice of the Caribbean is offering different options in the luxury end of the market with a ... Read More

Hotels in Grenada & Carriacou where style and affordability go hand-in-hand

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 5, 2018

Stayover visitors to Pure Grenada, Carriacou & Petite Martinique from the U.S., Canada and the Caribbean spend an average of ... Read More

Pure Grenada supports the CTO’s Year of Wellness and Rejuvenation

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 1, 2018

Pure Grenada, the Spice of the Caribbean fully supports the Caribbean Tourism Organization’s year of wellness and rejuvenation. The Caribbean ... Read More

American Airlines and Air Canada add flights to meet travel demand to Grenada

editor editor- October 5, 2018

With the winter season around the corner, it’s easier to escape the cold weather to visit Pure Grenada, the Spice ... Read More

Message from Grenada’s Minister for Tourism and civil aviation

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- September 27, 2018

It is my pleasure to address the nation on the occasion of World Tourism Day under the theme “Tourism and ... Read More

Pure Grenada bans the importation of polystyrene ‘styrofoam’

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- September 19, 2018

ST. GEORGE’S, GRENADA – September 18, 2018 – Pure Grenada, the Spice of the Caribbean, has made a major shift ... Read More

Grenada hosts second annual Pure Grenada Dive Fest

mm Chief Assignment Editor- August 9, 2018

Grenada, home of world’s first Underwater Sculpture Park will take the party beneath the surface with second annual Pure Grenada ... Read More

Pure Grenada the Spice of the Caribbean resumes normal operations

mm Chief Assignment Editor- August 2, 2018

Grenada received heavy rainfall for most of the day on Wednesday into the night, as a result of a tropical ... Read More

Grenada and LIAT partner for Spicemas Carnival Season

mm Chief Assignment Editor- July 30, 2018

The Government of Grenada and LIAT have agreed on a partnership that will increase airlift to Pure Grenada during Spicemas ... Read More

Grenada Tourism: Increasing airlift, improving cruise experiences, adding value for summer

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 11, 2018

Following the visit to Grenada of a high level delegation of the Florida Caribbean Cruise Association (FCCA) in June 2017, ... Read More

She’s gonna blow! Grenada imposes 5km exclusion zone around volatile volcano

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 14, 2018

Authorities in the Caribbean have warned the Kick ’Em Jenny (KeJ) underwater volcano could erupt within the next 24 hours. ... Read More

Pure Grenada off to great start for 2018

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- March 2, 2018

ST. GEORGE’S, GRENADA – March 1, 2018 – With the final numbers tallied, destination Pure Grenada records total arrivals of ... Read More

Grenada tourism record high on US market shares

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 2, 2018

With the final numbers tallied, destination Pure Grenada records total arrivals of 100,654 for January 2018, an increase of more ... Read More

Mount Cinnamon: Committed to serving the community

editor editor- February 26, 2018

Mount Cinnamon Resort & Beach Club in Grenada is home to 28 bespoke villas and suites tucked away in a ... Read More

Grenada-born retired Canadian politician receives CTO Lifetime Achievement Award

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 14, 2017

Caribbean Tourism Organization bestows its most prestigious honor on social advocate Jean Augustine. Read More

Grenada Minister Clarice Modeste Curwen in Observance of Tourism Awareness Month

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- November 10, 2017

The recent devastation caused by Hurricanes Irma and Maria are stark reminders of the ever changing environment we live in. ... Read More

Grenada Invitational event a major boost to tourism

editor editor- October 20, 2017

It is very unusual for a first-time event to create the impact the Grenada Invitational Track and Field Meet did, ... Read More

Silversands Grenada joins The Leading Hotels of the World

mm Chief Assignment Editor- October 12, 2017

Silversands Grenada, the Caribbean’s hottest opening for 2018, is delighted to join The Leading Hotels of the World. Launching in ... Read More

CTO chairman delivers speech at the opening of SOTIC

mm Chief Assignment Editor- October 10, 2017

Caribbean Tourism Organization chairman Dionisio D’Aguillar delivered the following speech at the opening of State of the Tourism Industry Conference ... Read More