Category Archives: The Island

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Grenada’s Seasonal Fruit Favorites

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Happy September! For some, the coming fall season means cold-snaps, changing leaves, and Pumpkin Spice Lattes. Living in a tropical land where the weather is consistently, beautifully warm year round, it means something else. Seasonal fruit favorites! About Grenada’s seasons At 12 degrees north of the equator, Grenada’s temperatures do … Read More

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Grenada’s Unique Carnival Celebrations: It’s Time for Spicemas

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With Spicemas—Grenada’s unique version of Carnival—quickly approaching, many visitors are preparing to depart for the island, some for the first time, to take in the colorful festivities. While you may come to Grenada a visitor, taking part in Carnival will leave you feeling like a true islander by the time … Read More

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Spicemas: It’s Not Too Late to Plan Your Grenada Carnival Getaway!

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With Grenada’s Spicemas Celebrations set to kick off in just under three weeks, the island is starting to buzz with Carnival excitement. Even though the festival is quickly approaching, there is still time to plan an amazing Carnival getaway! About Spicemas Spicemas—Grenada’s unique take on Caribbean Carnival celebrations—is an exciting, … Read More

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Guys’ Trip: A Grenada Bachelor Party Weekend

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When you hear “bachelor party”, the first thing that comes to mind for many is a “Hangover” style weekend, full of debauchery and hazy memories. Many grooms, however, have outgrown that time in their lives and are looking for something a little less toxic, while still getting a once-in-a-lifetime, memorable, … Read More

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So Many Reasons to Visit Grenada

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While a relaxing getaway in paradise tops many visitor’s list of reasons to visit Grenada (and for good reason!), there are a bevy of other reasons to come to our island oasis. A lush, tropical island that has maintained its Caribbean charm and authenticity, Grenada has so much to offer … Read More

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Fun on a Sister Isle: The Carriacou Maroon Festival

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With an emphasis on thanksgiving and prayers to the source of life, production and prosperity, Maroon tradition in Carriacou is practiced through drumming, singing, eating of “smoke food” and more. The Carriacou Maroon and String Band Festival offers visitors to the Caribbean a chance to experience pure, undiluted Maroon culture. … Read More

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Getting Active in Grenada: The Tri de Spice

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While some that come to Grenada dream of doing nothing but soaking up the sun, sea, and sand, others look for a more active vacation. In some cases, that comes in the form of scuba diving, hiking, and waterfall diving; others enjoy a more competitive, structured activity, such as the … Read More

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A Grenada Tradition: Kite Flying at Easter

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As an island with a vibrant history, Grenada has developed its own set of unique traditions that pair with the holidays throughout the year. At Christmastime, it’s sorrel drinks and parang music; rather than celebrating Halloween, many Grenadians pay respect to their passed loved ones on All Saints Day and … Read More

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Laluna’s Top Tips for Enjoying SGU Family Weekend

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With St. George’s University Family Weekend upon us, many families will be flocking to Grenada to visit their student loved ones. While the school offers a number of activities for guests to take part in, there are those that only our boutique resort can provide. Here are our tips for … Read More

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Carnival Across the Caribbean

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While we talk most often about Grenada’s Spice Mas Carnival celebrations, there are many other Carnivals that take place across the Caribbean throughout the year. In fact, our Carnival season is about to kick off. Below are highlights from some of our neighboring islands. Carriacou Carnival (Kayak Mas 2014) is … Read More