A British man has been killed on the popular Caribbean island of St Lucia as he tried to defend his wife from attackers, according to reports. Roger Pratt, 62, was killed while his wife, who is now helping with the investigation, was treated for injuries.
Need some romance in your life? If you and your partner are looking for the ideal destination for your next holiday then look no further than the Caribbean. After all, where could be better to rekindle that spark or spend some quality time together than a white-sand, palm-fringed beach under a blazing sun?
For the fifth consecutive year, travel professionals the world over have voted the Caribbean island nation of Saint Lucia the “World’s Leading Honeymoon Destination” by the World Travel Awards.
Saint Lucia, the renowned and beautiful Eastern Caribbean tourist gem, kicks off its 2010 Summer/Fall Travel Road Shows on Monday, August 2, starting in Eatontown, New Jersey on the northeastern seaboard of the United States.
St Lucia’s Tourism and Civil Aviation Minister Allen Chastanet in London for their award ceremony.
St. Lucia has unveiled a massive infrastructure upgrading and a new branding campaign at Caribbean Marketplace 2009.The new projects, revealed by Senator Allen Chastanet, St.Lucia Minister for Tourism & Civil Aviation (pictured left), include a new cruise pier in Vieux Fort, the redevelopment of Rodney Bay, a new marina and yacht club in Castries Harbour, smaller marina developments in West Harbour, plus a new fishing complex.
Breaking Travel News interviews Minister of Tourism, Saint Lucia at WTTC 2008, Dubai.
Dr. James Hepple, Tourism Consultant, St. Lucia explains how they are targeting a boost in sales from the German and Austrian markets on the back of a strong Euro and increased interest in the region.
Breaking Travel News interviews Ralph Taylor, Chairman & Managing Director, Almond Resorts at World Travel Market 2007 talks about the upgrades to hotels in St Lucia and Barbados, as well as the opening of a new hotel.
Gone are the days when sitting on the beach with a good read was all one needed for a restful and relaxing vacation. For many travelers, spa treatments have become a requisite vacation component for achieving total wellness and staying healthy - mentally, physically and emotionally. Genuine harmony and balance can best be achieved at a destination that nurtures rejuvenation—a place like St. Lucia.