St Helena News

Helena Bennett, director of tourism, St Helena

Helena Bennett, director of tourism, St Helena

7 November 2018 Videos

Breaking Travel News finds out how the new runway on the island has transformed the hospitality sector from St Helena director of tourism Helena Bennett. She also tells us a little about the accommodation options on offer to guests who make the journey to the remote south Atlantic destination.

RMS St Helena reprieved for another year

RMS St Helena reprieved for another year

19 January 2017 Cruise News

One of the last working Royal Mail Ships in the world, the RMS St Helena, is to continue serving her namesake, the remote South Atlantic island of St Helena, for another 12 months. The news comes following the indefinite postponement of the opening of an airport on the island.

Jamestown Market undergoes restoration in St Helena

Jamestown Market undergoes restoration in St Helena

20 October 2016 Tourism News

The Jamestown Market on the South Atlantic Island of St Helena has been given a major make-over. It is hoped that, thanks to several new stall holders relocating there, the destination will soon re-emerge as a cultural hub for locals and visitors alike.

RMS St Helena to serve island until summer 2017

RMS St Helena to serve island until summer 2017

19 July 2016 Cruise News

Travellers are being advised to act fast to enjoy one of the final chances to sail on board one of the last working Royal Mail Ships in the world, which was due to be retired this summer. The RMS St Helena is to continue serving her remote South Atlantic island namesake until July 1st 2017, the St Helena government has announced, with berths expected to fill up quickly.