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SLHTA Tourism Matters Newsletter – Nurturing an exuberant Culinary Arts Landscape in Saint Lucia

Nurturing an exuberant Culinary Arts Landscape in Saint Lucia

For most of us, ‘superb culinary experiences’ are limited to only infrequent nights of fine dining and nostalgic doses of ‘mommas’ cooking. When we have devoured the last of a good meal, stomachs bulging and satisfied, we think little of the labour of love that made […]

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SLHTA Tourism Matters Newsletter – Saint Lucia’s Chrissy Gabriel shares her inspiring journey to Netflix

Saint Lucia’s Chrissy Gabriel shares her inspiring journey to Netflix

Born in the US Virgin Islands, Crystal “Chrissy” Gabriel moved to Saint Lucia, the birthplace of her grandparents, at the age of two. The story of how her interview with the Saint Lucia Hotel & Tourism Authority came to be is just as coincidental as […]

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SLHTA Tourism Matters Newsletter – Caribbean’s Leading Destination Management Company 2019

Barefoot Holidays St. Lucia Nominated as “Caribbean’s Leading Destination Management Company 2019”

The prestigious World Travel Awards have received nominations for the very best travel companies in the industry and Barefoot Holidays St Lucia is named as one of eight nominees in the Caribbean’s Leading Destination Management Company (DMC) 2019Category. We were voted most popular Travel Management in […]

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SLHTA Tourism Matters Newsletter – SLHTA Member Kirk Elliott participates in “The People’s Forum”

SLHTA Member Kirk Elliott participates in “The People’s Forum”

Yesterday, Kirk Elliott participated in the GEF sponsored People’s Open Forum which took place in Parliament. The objective of the forum was to discuss the rise in incidents of cancer in our country and its link to the quality of our local food supply.

The Cancer statistics for […]

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SLHTA Tourism Matters Newsletter – 28th November 2018

2018/2019 edition of the La Belle Helene Magazine

The 2018/2019 edition of this high-end magazine is currently on its way to our secretariat.  This magazine is the signature publication of the SLHTA and embodies our island’s historical sites and attractions, local festivals, shopping experiences and mouthwatering cuisine. The magazine represents island offerings at their very […]

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SLHTA Tourism Matters Newsletter – 21st November 2018

SLHTA Engages Soufriere Based Membership

On Thursday November 7th 2018, the SLHTA hosted a meeting with members based in the community of Soufriere. The meeting was held at Stonefield Resort and began at 4:30 p.m. The meeting though zoned was attended by a collage of attendees representing establishments from the restaurant, accommodation and allied sectors. Members […]

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Tourism Matters – 14th November 2018

A Small Scope on SLHTA’s Small Properties Retreat.

The SLHTA continues its engagement of member sectors to ascertain needs and areas in which the organization can improve its benefits to members. The small hotel sector is a very important segment of our membership which is currently being engaged to explore areas for incentives and marketing […]

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Tourism Matters – 7th November 2018

SLHTA’s Tourism Enhancement Fund (TEF) Supports The GEF Knowledge Fair

It i s our pleasure to formally advise of the support from the Saint Lucia Hotel and Tourism Association and our Tourism Enhancement Fund for the upcoming Peoples’ Knowledge Fair. The Knowledge Fair, as proposed by the Global Environment Facility (GEF), provides an excellent platform for […]

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Tourism Matters – 31st October 2018

SLHTA Hosts Luncheon Meeting for Small Properties

The SLHTA Secretariat has scheduled a Luncheon meeting for its small property membership on Wednesday October 31st, 2018 at 9:00 a.m at the Bel Jou Hotel. The meeting will be chaired by Ms. Cheryl Skeete, SLHTA’s Director for small properties. The aim of the meeting is to listen to the […]

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Tourism Matters – 23rd October 2018

SLHTA’s Linkages In Tourism Committee Discusses the Way Forward
 

The SLHTA’s TEF Linkages in Tourism Committee met this week to discuss upcoming collaborations with various other organizations. The forum allowed for discussions on SLHTA/TEF support for Business Month celebrations, project ideas for strengthening the access of manufacturers and crafters to the hospitality sector, the upcoming […]

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