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St. Kitts and Nevis borders to reopen Oct. 31

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- The Federation of St. Kitts and Nevis will fully reopen its borders to international commercial flights and travellers beginning October...

Caribbean Community ‘Travel Bubble’ takes effect Sept. 18

TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO -– Caribbean Community (CARICOM) heads of government officials have taken a major step toward resuscitating the COVID-19 challenged travel and tourism...

FRENCH RELICS IN BASSETERRE

FRENCH RELICS IN BASSETERRE By D.L. Degazon-Hobson, PhD | October 2018 Each Caribbean island has its special character and history. St Kitts, for example, was occupied...

Outbound air passengers need authorities approval to travel

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- Outbound air passengers seeking permission to travel are encouraged to contact the relevant authorities in St. Kitts and Nevis as...

AVIATION PIONEERS OF THE NORTHEASTERN CARIBBEAN

TRAVEL: by Eric Mackenzie Lamb *With special thanks to Mr Gerard Casius, Mr Louis Richardson, Mr Bruno Magras, and to many others for their willingness...

ONE OF THE WORLD’S SMALLEST COUNTRIES. AND IT EVEN HAS ITS...

    TRAVEL: by Eric Mackenzie Lamb       With an area of only 62 square miles and a population of just under 40,000, the Principality of Liechtenstein is one...

Phased approach planned on October 31 when borders reopen

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- The borders of St. Kitts and Nevis will be opened on October 31, but it will be done in a...

Process in place for persons wishing to travel out of Nevis

CHARLESTOWN, Nevis -- Travelers who plan to travel overseas from Nevis must obtain a COVID-19 polymerase chain reaction (PCR) test before they can apply...

AVIATION PIONEERS OF THE NORTHEASTERN CARIBBEAN PART TWO: JOSE DORMOY

By Eric Mackenzie-Lamb Much has been written about Jose Dormoy through the years. But no matter how often one reads about this legendary pioneer, his...

EPIC VOYAGES: THREE TREES, EACH OF WHICH BROUGHT ITS UNIQUE HISTORY...

TRAVEL: by Eric Mackenzie Lamb A few years before moving permanently to Nevis, I worked as a pilot in Kenya. Using a classic DC-3 aircraft,...

DARTMOOR: DEATH, DESPAIR, AND HISTORY IN THE MIDST OF NATURE’S BEAUTY.

TRAVEL: by Eric Mackenzie Lamb All images by the Author Located in the rolling green hills of southern Devon, Dartmoor National Park is one of Britain’s...

‘Travel Approved Seal’ to identify safe tourism industry operators

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- The St. Kitts and Nevis Travel Approved Seal issued to tourism stakeholders upon completion of their mandatory COVID-19 sensitization sessions...

Obeah On Sunday Island: Fact Or Superstition

A TRUE STORY BASED UPON PERSONAL EXPERIENCE By Eric Mackenzie-Lamb ROSEAU, DOMINICA: Known as the Nature Island, Dominica is indeed a special destination for any visitor,...

WHERE PALM TREES GROW  IN A FINGER OF SWITZERLAND

TRAVEL: by Eric Mackenzie Lamb   Sandwiched between Italy’s northern borders and the mountainous Swiss region of Graubunden, the Kanton (district) of Ticino is unlike any...

St. Kitts-Nevis repatriation request forms must be completed online

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- The borders of St. Kitts and Nevis remain closed to regional and international passengers. However, nationals of the twin-island Federation...

Travel: Sherlock Holmes – Death by stroke of a pen, resurrection...

  Travel: Sherlock Holmes - Death by stroke of a pen, resurrection by public demand By Eric Mackenzie-Lamb MEIRINGEN, Switzerland - Ask practically anyone if he or she...

Port Zante added to Fred. Olsen Cruises itinerary

LONDON -- Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines, a UK-based company, announced that the Federation of St Kitts and Nevis will be a port of call...

Sun Country begins flights to St. Kitts

Basseterre, St. Kitts -- Sun Country Airlines out of Minneapolis, Minnesota, will begin regular scheduled non-stop flights into the Robert Llewellyn Bradshaw (RLB) International...

FROZEN IN TIME IN THE FOOTHILLS OF THE HIMALAYAS: THE ULTIMATE...

TRAVEL by Eric Mackenzie Lamb Despite its often turbulent history, the subcontinent of India is still one of my favorite places to explore. With its amazing...

Borders reopen: Nevis awaits visitor’s return as Caribbean Tourism Month begins

CHARLESTOWN, Nevis -- As the region celebrates Caribbean Tourism Month in November, Premier and Minister of Tourism in the Nevis Island Administration (NIA) Hon....

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