With the island’s airport now fully operational, and the number of flights set to continue at its heightened level, Juliet Williams, tourism manager for the St Helena Tourist Board, tells Breaking Travel News what impact the hospitality sector is having on the remote community during ITB Berlin.
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.
Enterprise St Helena has signed a contract with the Brighter Group which will see the London firm take on as the new public relations agency for the organisation.
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.
Visitors to St Helena Island will soon be able to stay in the cottage that housed one of Napoleon Bonaparte’s most famous officers, Grand Marshall Bertrand. On October 20th, 1816, Bertrand moved his family into a cottage that had been especially built for him by the British so that he could be closer to Napoleon.