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Wednesday, October 21, 2020

Island Constables attend courses to learn RLB International Airport procedures

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts –- Island Constables were educated on how their roles have evolved as a result of the changes to be put in...

‘Healthy Campaign’ to educate residents, visitors, travellers

CHARLESTOWN, Nevis –- The Nevis Tourism Authority (NTA) in collaboration with the Nevis Ministry of Health (MOH) has launched an island wide “Health Campaign”...

Nevis Premier welcomes Four Seasons Resort’s Nov. 1 reopening

CHARLESTOWN, Nevis -- Hon Mark Brantley, Premier and Minister of Tourism in the Nevis Island Administration is looking forward to the reopening on November...

Hotels preparing to welcome guests back to a safe environment

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- In a build up to the reopening of the borders to international travellers after October 31, hotel operators on St....

RLB Airport anticipates November, December increase in visitors

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts –- As October 31 moves closer for the full reopening of the country’s borders to visitors and returning nationals, Prime Minister...

Nevis Premier cautiously optimistic about tourism in COVID-19 era

CHARLESTOWN, Nevis -- An optimistic outlook about a return of tourism activity on the island once the borders reopen has been expressed by Hon....

‘Travel Approved Seal’ training completed as plans progress to open international...

CHARLESTOWN, Nevis –- Phases One and Two of “Sensitization Training” courses for travel-related businesses have been successfully conducted, with 1,300 participants completing the sessions....

SKTA offers ‘Travel Approval Seal’ for tourist service businesses

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- The Travel Approved Seal is necessary to operate tourism based services in St. Kitts and Nevis, according to St. Kitts...

Border reopening needs a balance between public health measures, economic activities

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- St. Kitts and Nevis must reopen its borders with minimum risks according to Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Hazel Laws. She...

3,458 tourism sector workers received COVID-19 training; airport preparations underway

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- In preparing for the reopening of its borders, the Federation of St. Kitts and Nevis has provided 3,458 workers in...

Hon. Grant: ‘A safe return to travel is essential’ to welcome...

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts – The need for safety as St. Kitts and Nevis again prepares to open its borders to tourism amidst the COVID-19...

St. Kitts and Nevis hotels preparing to reopen, welcome back guests

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- The full reopening of the hotel sector in St. Kitts and Nevis is expected to come within the next few...

Nevis among Caribbean-G 8 islands to launch intra-regional tourism marketing campaign

THE VALLEY, Anguilla -- As Caribbean destinations across the region reopen their borders in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic, a group of eight...

Nevis Premier Brantley encourages more weekend domestic tourism

CHARLESTOWN, Nevis – More domestic tourism is being encouraged by Hon. Mark Brantley, Premier and Minister of Tourism in the Nevis Island Administration (NIA),...

Travellers must present negative COVID-19 RT-PCR test 72 hours before arriving

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- As St. Kitts and Nevis prepares to reopen its borders, all incoming passengers must submit a negative RT-PCR COVID-19 Test...

TSCHONTSCHAS TI ROMANTSCH? SWITZERLAND’S HIDDEN FOURTH LANGUAGE. by Eric Mackenzie Lamb

TRAVEL: by Eric Mackenzie Lamb   Located in the southeastern corner of Switzerland, the Kanton (district)  of Graubünden is one of the most scenic areas in...

COVID-19 sensitization sessions planned for Nevis hospitality employees

CHARLESTOWN, Nevis – Plans for COVID-19 sensitization sessions for Nevis hospitality employees have been announced by the Ministry of Tourism in the Nevis Island...

Mandatory COVID-19 training begins for tourist-related businesses

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts – Mandatory training exercises for bars, restaurants and other tourist-related businesses began today and will continue through August 27. According to...

SAILING INTO ANCIENT HISTORY: A VOYAGE ALONG THE NILE RIVER

  TRAVEL: BY ERIC MACKENZIE LAMB (Unless otherwise noted, all images by the author) Nowhere is the expression water is the essence of life more apt than...

St. Kitts and Nevis on TripAdvisor’s list of ’25 Best Caribbean...

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts –- TripAdvisor has St. Kitts and Nevis on its latest list of the ’25 Best Caribbean Island Getaways.’ “We will be sharing...

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