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SLHTA MOU with Taiwan

SLHTA President Karolin Troubetzkoy together with the Ambassador of the Republic of China ( Taiwan), his Excellency Peter Chia-yen Chen, presided over the signing of a letter of intent between the Taiwan based Travel Quality Assurance Association and the SLHTA. The purpose of the letter of intent is to promote mutual collaboration, exchange experiences, and share information […]

By |November 16th, 2020|Newsletter|0 Comments|

Virtual Tours: A New Way to Travel ( SLHTA News – 19th October 2020)

It was Eric Hoffer who said, “in times of change, learners inherit the earth, while the learned find themselves beautifully equipped to deal with a world that no longer exists.” COVID-19 has provided us with countless opportunities to learn from the changes all around us. Changes in the way we do business, changes in […]

By |October 20th, 2020|Newsletter|0 Comments|

Anse Chastanet Sponsors Soufriere Comprehensive Secondary School Graduation – SLHTA News (28th September 2020)

Anse Chastanet & Jade Mountain have been a proud supporter of education and sports events in our communities for decades. Difficult year or not, we did not hesitate to support the Soufriere Comprehensive Secondary School with a financial contribution to sponsor the trophies and plaques for their Annual Graduation Ceremony. Independently, the school had […]

By |October 4th, 2020|Newsletter|0 Comments|

SLHTA’s President Remarks on World Tourism Day 2020 – SLHTA News (26th September 2020)

This year’s theme is “Tourism and Rural Development”.

 “Tourism and Rural Development” and this day of observation comes at a critical moment, as countries around the world look to tourism to drive recovery from the effects of the pandemic, including in rural communities where the sector is often a leading employer and economic pillar.

In a recent release of a landmark Policy Brief on […]

By |October 4th, 2020|Newsletter|0 Comments|

One Planet Vision for a Responsible Recovery of the Tourism Sector – SLHTA News (23rd September 2020)

The One Planet Vision for a Responsible Recovery of the Tourism Sector builds on the UNWTO Global Guidelines to Restart Tourism1 released by the Global Tourism Crisis Committee on 28 May 2020 with the objective to support tourism to emerge stronger and more sustainable from the COVID-19 crisis. The vision is shared by the members of the One […]

By |October 4th, 2020|Newsletter|0 Comments|

TEF Makes Donation to Alexander Family Foundation – SLHTA News (9th September 2020)

The SLHTA through its Tourism Enhancement Fund was able to donate much needed school supplies to the Alexander Family Foundation and Events.

Donette Ismael, TEF Programme Manager made the donation on behalf of the TEF. The donation which is the first of its kind from the TEF was made possible by Serenity Vacation and Tours […]

By |October 4th, 2020|Newsletter|0 Comments|

CDC UPDATES SAINT LUCIA TRAVEL ADVISORY, REDUCED TO LEVEL 1 – SLHTA News (25th August 2020)

SLHTA congratulates Saint Lucia’s CMO and her team, advises continued vigilance and adherence to the established protocols

The CDC adjusted the travel advisory for Saint Lucia, lowering it to a Level 1 warning, indicating that ” COVID-19 risk in Saint Lucia is low”.
Read more here

The President of the SLHTA, on behalf of the board of directors, […]

By |October 4th, 2020|Newsletter|0 Comments|

Congratulations Fond Doux Plantation & Resort – SLHTA News (10th August 2020)

Congratulations Fond Doux Plantation & Resort

Winner of the 2020 Global Luxury Hotel & Spa Awards- Saint Lucia’s Luxury Resort of the Year, 2020 and 2020 Tripadvisor Travelers Choice Award

Saint Lucia’s renowned eco luxury boutique resort, Fond Doux Plantation & Resort has been rewarded as Saint Lucia’s Luxury Resort of the year 2020 at Global […]

By |October 4th, 2020|Newsletter|0 Comments|

Past Efforts of SLHTA on Agriculture – SLHTA News (July 13th 2020)

Past Efforts of SLHTA on Agriculture

The SLHTA is proud of is current discussions with key partners for the recent launch of its Eat What We Grow campaign. The campaign builds on agri-tourism linkages initiatives over the past few years which we are quite pleased with.

As a result of a number of years of critical assessment, […]

By |October 4th, 2020|Newsletter|0 Comments|

Eat What We Grow Campaign

The SLHTA announces the launch of an “Eat What We Grow” campaign aimed at promoting the consumption of locally grown agricultural produce. The initiative was conceived in collaboration with SLHTA’s Honorary Member Ronald “Boo” Hinkson and is designed to encourage healthier lifestyle practices among Saint Lucians. Healthier eating habits has been a key consideration in the […]

By |July 8th, 2020|Newsletter|0 Comments|