The newly appointed board of directors at the Saint Lucia Tourism Authority has sought to refocus the hospitality offering as the market reopens in the wake of Covid-19.
Visitor arrivals continue to rise as the destination works to restore tourism following the Covid-19 pandemic, with a 25 per cent increase on 2020 year to date.
Breaking Travel News chats with Ernest Hilaire, the newly-appointed minister of tourism for the Caribbean island of St. Lucia. He tells us about his ambitions for the role, the national participation at Expo 2020 and how it feels to have been honoured as the Caribbean’s Leading Honeymoon Destination at the World Travel Awards
The Saint Lucia Tourism Authority has introduced a new option to the extended-stay ‘Live it’ program, in response to travel trends and customer demand.
Ernest Hilaire has been sworn in as the new minister of tourism for St Lucia following a change of government on the Caribbean island. Hilaire replaces Dominic Fedee.
Celebrity Millennium arrived at Pointe Seraphine at 7:40 with 414 passengers, to the sounds of steel pan music and a masquerade depicting a mini carnival.
Fully vaccinated visitors can now book hire cars, dine at more local restaurants, and take part in additional activities such as beach hopping, all while observing existing on-island protocols.
As international travel is looking possible beyond May 17th from the UK, Saint Lucia has launched a new programme to help tourists make the most out of their visit.
The Saint Lucia Tourism Authority is launching a new series of virtual global roadshows for the travel trade in readiness for the easing of travel restrictions later this year.
People across the world are encouraged to add the hashtag #SheisSaintLucia to name, honour and celebrate the women in their lives and communities who inspire them.