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Friday, May 14, 2021

Cold Wind In The Land Of Fire

Travel by Eric Lamb TIERRA DEL FUEGO, ARGENTINA: In my last article, I wrote about the world's southernmost city, Ushuaia, and how it had become...

Much War And Little Peace: Estonia’s Long Road To Find An...

Travel Story by Eric-Mackenzie Lamb TALLINN, ESTONIA: Beyond a doubt, there are few places in today's world where history has imposed so many dark and...

Despite COVID-19, Brown maintains contact with cruiselines, airlines

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- Even in the COVID-19 Pandemic, the maintenance of relationships with stakeholders is key, says Chief Executive Officer of the St....

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...

Negative COVID-19 test required for travel to the US beginning today

WASHINGTON, DC -- A spokesperson for the U.S. Department of State and U.S. Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) remind all travellers that...

October targeted for reopening of the Federation’s borders

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- After careful consideration for the health and safety of citizens and residents as well as its commitment to restoring the...

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...

THE SAND BAR THAT ALMOST SPARKED A WAR

TRAVEL: by Eric Mackenzie Lamb About fifteen years ago, I was piloting one of our aircraft from Puerto Rico to Trinidad after a routine maintenance inspection....

Federation maintains 14-day quarantine period for incoming vaccinated individuals

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- Health authorities in St. Kitts and Nevis have reiterated that all persons travelling to the Federation, including individuals who have...

Have Bicycle Will Travel,[Maybe Indefinitely]

Eric Mackenzie-Lamb TANGIER, MOROCCO: Yes, there are cyclists. And then there are adventurers who just happen to be cyclists. Meet Christopher Young. He definitely falls into...

THE CITY OF FOUR THOUSAND TEMPLES     TRAVEL: by ERIC MACKENZIE...

THE CITY OF FOUR THOUSAND TEMPLES TRAVEL: by ERIC MACKENZIE LAMB Image by the author.   BAGAN, MYANMAR: Looking back at the many unusual destinations which I’ve had...

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...

ST. Helena Island, South Atlantic Ocean – History Preserved Through Isolation

Travel by Eric Mackenzie-Lamb As you grasp the ship's handrail with one hand to steady yourself against the buffeting Atlantic swells, while at the same...

St. Kitts receives ‘Commendable Destination Award’

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- As part of its achievements in the tourism sector for 2018, St. Kitts received the ‘Highly Commended’ award in the...

Britain’s Viking Heritage

TRAVEL/ ERIC MACKENZIE LAMB LERWICK, SHETLAND ISLANDS: in my previous articles, we learned about some of the southern hemisphere's most isolated human settlements, like St....

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...

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...

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...

WHEN ENGLAND MIGHT HAVE BECOME PART OF THE SPANISH EMPIRE-HAD IT...

TRAVEL by Eric Mackenzie Lamb About four years ago, having some time on my hands, I decided to explore Ireland, a country which I’d never visited before....

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...

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