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New Normal, New Opportunities, Young Entrepreneurs Turning the Trials of the Pandemic into Tremendous Possibilities

It is said that necessity is the father of invention. Often times when our backs are up against the wall, we are our most creative selves. There is little doubt that COVID-19 has pinned us against the odds in more ways than one, and therefore innovation has been the only way for anyone to […]

By |October 13th, 2020|Press Releases|0 Comments|

Winner of the 2020 Global Luxury Hotel & Spa Awards- Saint Lucia’s Luxury Resort of the Year, Fond Doux Plantation & Resort

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 |August 10th, 2020|Press Releases|0 Comments|

The Cultural Development Foundation and Saint Lucia Mourns the passing of an illustrious Music Icon

On Thursday May 21st, 2020 the Cultural Development Foundation (CDF) learned that Denise Joyce Auguste had passed away at her home in Marchand. The Foundation, together with the Arts and Culture fraternity are profoundly saddened by her passing. Saint Lucia has lost a true Gem, Music Icon and selfless daughter of the soil. A […]

SLHTA President Labour Day Message

Dear SLHTA Members,

This Labor Day will stand out in our memory like none ever before.

Known predominantly as a labor union celebration of the economic and social significance of workers, this May Day – at the height of the COVID-19 crisis – makes us look at the contributions of workers in new and striking ways.

Across […]

International Women’s Day Message from SLHTA President Karolin Troubetzkoy

Dear SLHTA Members,

On Sunday, March 8, the Saint Lucia Hospitality and Tourism Association (SLHTA) will join the World in celebrating International Women’s Day and honoring the achievements of women through the ages and across the globe. We will also use the occasion to continue to advocate for gender parity and women’s rights here in […]

Bay Gardens Resort Wins 2020 WeddingWire Couples’ Choice Award

The award-winning Bay Gardens Beach Resort & Spa has captured a 2020 WeddingWire Couples’ Choice Award, adding another accolade to its growing collection.

Winners of the prestigious awards exhibit superior professionalism, responsiveness, service, and quality when interacting with the millions of consumers who turn to WeddingWire to help ease their wedding planning process each month.

The […]

Local tourism interest joint forces with International cruise interest to promote synergy between cruise and stayover tourism

Run For Fun Cruise Incorporated and Serenity Vacations & Tours DMC showcased yet another Run For Fun Cruise event in Saint Lucia last Wednesday. The quest for synergy between cruise and stayover tourism is receiving joint public and private sector action with the successful hosting of a Run For Fun cruise marathon on Wednesday. […]

By |February 24th, 2020|Press Releases|0 Comments|

St Lucia Photographer Inducted into TripAdvisor Hall of Fame

Internationally acclaimed St Lucia Photographer Kirk Elliott recently saw his St Lucia Photo Tour inducted into the TripAdvisor Hall of Fame. Elliott created the St Lucia Photo Tour in 2014 and this unique and novel visitor experience went on to win TripAdvisor Certificates of Excellence for five (5) consecutive years and as a consequence […]

By |February 14th, 2020|Press Releases|0 Comments|


Licensing Boat Rides It has been remarkable to watch the growth of events in St. Lucia. The creativity, the specialty services offered, cabanas, themes, captivating promotional campaigns and so much more. We have become a premier destination, for the most exciting fetes tracked by drones and re-lived over and over on social media.
Event/Party […]

By |February 3rd, 2020|Press Releases|0 Comments|

Sandals Foundation becomes Platinum Sponsor of St Lucia Animal Protection Society

Sandals Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Sandals Resorts International has signed on as a Platinum Sponsor for the Saint Lucia Animal Protection Society (SLAPS), a non-profit organization dedicated to caring for sick and abandoned dogs in St Lucia.
As a new Platinum Sponsor, Sandals Foundation will provide an annual financial contribution of over EC$9,000 to […]

By |January 29th, 2020|Press Releases|0 Comments|