Monthly Archives: August 2014

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Celebrating a Grenadian Hero: Kirani James Day

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On September 1st, Grenada celebrates the birthday of Kirani James, our first Olympic medalist and island icon. Grenada is quite proud of the athlete: we have roads named after him and holidays in his honor. Here, we feature Kirani, his hometown of Gouyave, and how to celebrate. Kirani’s Career Kirani, … Read More

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A Labor Day Escape: Enjoy One Last Getaway Before Summer’s End

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Summer is winding to a close, with kids heading back to school, pools getting covered up, and summer homes closing the shutters for another season. Many have used up most of their accrued vacation for the year, and are already counting the days until their next holiday. With Labor Day … Read More

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The 5 Rs to Recovering from Carnival at Laluna

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With the jubilation of Carnival drawing to a close, many participants are waking up this morning exhausted from the days-long celebrations. Guests at Laluna can recover by detoxing mind and body at the resort’s Wellness Pavilion. Re-hydration After days of dancing in the streets night and day, enjoying tropical cocktails … Read More

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Grenada: A Chocolate Lover’s Paradise

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When many think of Grenada, they think of Nutmeg, Cinnamon, and Cloves. We are, after all, the “Isle of Spice”. However, in addition to the fragrant spice trade, Grenada is also home to a burgeoning chocolate industry. Grenada’s chocolate tradition Founded in 1999, the small-batch Grenada Chocolate Company produces high … Read More