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St. Kitts Goes High-Tech at Lightbox NYC
Event Gives Attendees a 360˚ Video Virtual Immersion in the Destination
Pictured: The delegation from St. Kitts & Nevis at the destination event held at Lightbox NYC.
Basseterre, St. Kitts (May 2, 2018) – As part of the Destination St. Kitts & Nevis US Roadshow 2018, the St. Kitts Tourism Authority hosted a tech-forward event at Lightbox NYC on Tuesday, April 24. Over 30 top media, golf consumers, travel agents, tour operators and MICE planners attended and were wowed by the video of St. Kitts that played continuously on all four walls of the venue throughout the evening, providing a virtual experience of the destination while they interacted with representatives of St. Kitts & Nevis.
Pictured: Racquel Brown, CEO of the St. Kitts Tourism Authority, and Nick Menon, Chairman of the Board of the St. Kitts Tourism Authority, with the winner of the Grand Prize, Irv Rosenberg of Valerie Wilson Travel, Inc. (center). Irv won a trip to St. Kitts consisting of: two round trip tickets to St. Kitts on Delta, 3 nights at Belle Mont Farm all-inclusive, 3 nights at Park Hyatt St. Kitts Christophe Harbour with daily breakfast, round trip airport transfers with VIP service and one complimentary tour including round trip transfers from Sunlinc, St. Kitts Scenic Railway tour and dinner for two at Poinciana from Dreamy Weddings.
Pictured: Christine Kennedy, Network Planning & Global Partnership Development, Delta Air Lines, with Chairman Menon.
About St. Kitts
Intoxicating natural beauty, sunny skies, warm waters, and sandy beaches combine to make St. Kitts one of the most seductive spots in the Caribbean. Located in the northern Leeward Islands, it offers a diverse tourism product developed from the destination’s natural beauty, cultural heritage and rich history. The island’s stunning variety of tourism attractions include hiking through the tropical rainforest, riding the scenic railway that connects the island’s former sugar plantations, visiting the Caribelle Batik factory, and touring Brimstone Hill Fortress National Park, which is an UNESCO World Heritage Site. Among the more traditional vacation pastimes available are watersports, golf, shopping, tennis, dining, gaming at St. Kitts’ exclusive casino or simply relaxing on the beach. For more information about St. Kitts, visit www.stkittstourism.kn.
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