BASSETERRE, ST. KITTS / WASHINGTON, D.C. – The St. Kitts & Nevis Ministry of Tourism & International Transport officially launched the Interagency Sustainable Destination Management Council (IASDMC) on Wednesday November 20, 2013. The first council of its kind in the Caribbean region, the IASDMC is a progressive special advisory body to the Ministry of Tourism & International Transport, founded on the idea that sustainable destination management requires commitment and close collaboration in sustainability across all sectors.View Post
Bonaire is featured in the November 25th issue of USA Today’s newsletter! Entitled “Five Best Places to Dive, Snorkel in the Caribbean,” writer Timothy O’Keefe names Bonaire one of the tip five places for divers/snorkelers to find easy entry, clear water, healthy corals and lots of marine life. O’Keefe profiles Bonaire for having the Caribbean’s […]View Post
** Industry Partners Recognized in Annual Awards Event **
Basseterre, St. Kitts – This past Saturday, November 16, St. Kitts celebrated excellence in its tourism industry partners with the 13th Annual St. Kitts Tourism Experience Awards event that recognized individuals and businesses who positively impacted the development of the industry over the past year.
** Economic & Community Benefits to St. Kitts to Impact in Early 2014 **
Basseterre, St. Kitts – At a meeting held in Chicago on Monday, November 11, 2013, Hyatt Hotels Corporation’s senior executive management team and project designers reviewed and approved the final designs for Park Hyatt St. Kitts, scheduled to be completed by the end of 2015.
Bonaire was spotlighted in the November 13th issue of Caribbean Journal. Entitled “As World Gets Bigger, Caribbean Diving Industry Takes Advantage,” Bonaire was one of the Caribbean island’s spotlighted in the story for exhibiting at the world’s largest trade-only show, DEMA Show. Ethsel Pieternella, Director of TCB is quoted in the article on why exhibiting at […]View Post
Bonaire was showcased in AFAR Ambassador Ashley Castle’s latestYouTube video , which gained over 1000 views. Entitled Scuba Diving, Sea Kayaking & Caving, Ashley highlights her adventures she encountered during her stay on Bonaire. Throughout the video, Ashley documents her experiences scuba diving, kayaking through the mangroves, windsurfing, visiting the Cadushy Distillery, cliff jumping and more! The video is also […]View Post
Bonaire took the spotlight in one of Jonathan Bird’s Blue World Season 5 episodes. The entire episode profiles a group of U.S. military who have sustained severe injuries that traveled to Bonaire for scuba diving for rehabilitation and recreation. Throughout the segment Jonathan interviews the veterans on how scuba diving has helped them heal and cope with […]View Post