Category Archives: The Island

Parang Festival

A Hop, Skip, and Jump Away: The Carriacou Parang Festival

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A short 15 minute flight or 90 minute ferry ride away, the island of Carriacou is an easy-to-reach destination that many travelers to Grenada enjoy taking in. Some visitors make a day trip of it with the quick flight, while others choose to spend the night and explore the island … Read More

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Grenadian Art Gains International Exposure

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While the island of Grenada may best be known for its beautiful beaches, it is recently gaining acclaim among art appreciators. Internationally and locally, the island art scene is expanding, and there are many ways you can become involved. Art Appreciation in Grenada The Grenada Contemporary Exhibit is continuing to … Read More

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reachwithin #RunForGrenada2016

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If you’ve ever dreamed of running a distance event in a paradise, now is your chance. reachwithin, a local group whose goal is “to improve the quality of life of children and teens who have experienced adversity by helping to improve their health and well-being through youth life skills building … Read More

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A Magical Excursion – Visit the Leatherback Laying Ground

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It’s a tradition that goes back to the beginning of their time: leatherback turtles visiting the beaches of Grenada to lay their eggs. Under the moonlight of the clear Caribbean sky, you can have the chance to witness this magical event on a secluded beach. Where to See the Turtles Laying … Read More

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Tasty Times at the Grenada Chocolate Festival

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While Grenada may be known as the “Spice Isle”, we are also gaining notoriety on the international scale for our top-notch chocolate production. With cocoa trees dotting the hillsides of the island, it’s no surprise that tree-to-bar operations have taken off and that islanders are finding ways to share this … Read More

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Competition on the Caribbean Sea

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While you would never know it by the thermometer, winter has arrived in Grenada, and with winter comes the annual nautical competitions. The competitions on the Caribbean Sea and Atlantic Ocean are ones that we look forward to year-round, and sailors come from world-wide to compete. Whether you are in … Read More

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Enjoying the Sounds of Grenada at the Pure Grenada Music Festival

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Anywhere you go in Grenada, by just closing your eyes and letting the local sounds wash over you, you know you’re in the Caribbean. Aside from the sound of the chirping birds, splashing ocean, and friendly local accents, the music is a dead giveaway. We love music on the Spice … Read More

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An Active Vacation: Participating in Grenada’s de Spice Events

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While many of our guests visit Grenada to relax and spend their days by the water sipping pina coladas and soaking up the sun, the popularity of destination competition events is rapidly growing. With our gorgeous year-round temperatures and landscape ideal for testing your endurance and training, Grenada is a fantastic location … Read More

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We Love Grenada, & Others Agree!

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It seems like everywhere you look, Grenada is popping up online. First, the island was featured in the Huffington Post, and then Laluna has been featured twice online in well-known sources, bringing more attention to the island. Grenada in the Huffington Post We were recently very excited to see Grenada … Read More

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The Grenada Pavilion at the Venice Biennale 2015

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Grenadian artists are currently showcasing their craft at the 2015 Venice Biennale. It is a great honor for Grenada to be included in the 2015 Exposition of Art in Venice, and we were lucky enough to be able to pay a visit to Grenada’s exhibit. Set in the Opera Don Orione Artigianelli, once a … Read More