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St. Kitts Wows at Events in New Jersey
Destination Hosts Travel Agents, Tour Operators and MICE Planners
Pictured: The St. Kitts & Nevis delegation with winners from the event at Caffe Aldo Lamberti (L to R): Georgiann Vinci Jaworsky of Custom Travel Services, Cathy Cummings of Rosenbluth Vacations, Joanne Cortez of Gilber Travel, Trudy Adler of AAA Travel, and Karen Monaghan Arnone of First Class Travel.
Basseterre, St. Kitts – As part of its ongoing activities to increase visitor arrivals from the key northeast market, the St. Kitts Tourism Authority held two events in New Jersey this past Monday, April 23, to educate travel agents, tour operators and MICE planners about the destination’s travel product as part of the Destination St. Kitts & Nevis US Roadshow 2018. Both events attracted over 35 attendees, all of whom were top-producing travel professionals representing some of the most respected organizations in the business.
In addition to a video showcase of St. Kitts & Nevis, atttendees enjoyed lively conversation with representatives from St. Kitts, played games, listened to presentations and won a variety of prizes from hotel stays to island tours that were all donated by participating local island tourism stakeholders. As a result, many of the travel professionals are now adding St. Kitts & Nevis as a featured destination they will sell to their clients.
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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