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Giving Thanks in Grenada: Grenadian Thanksgiving

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While many Americans and Canadians think of pilgrims and turkey on Thanksgiving Day, Grenadian Thanksgiving has nothing to do with Plymouth Rock. Rather than celebrating a successful fall harvest, our Thanksgiving commemorates something else entirely: a military intervention. About Grenadian Thanksgiving Celebrated each year on October 25, Grenada’s Thanksgiving marks … Read More

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Laluna Pitches in for National Clean-up Drive

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With its sandy beaches, crystal clear water, and lush tropical flora, Grenada is a truly beautiful island. Of course, it doesn’t stay that way all by itself, and this past weekend was the Grenada National Clean-up Drive. About the drive Spearheaded by the National Disaster Management Agency, the Ministry of … Read More

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A Front Row View of Grenada’s Stunning Sunsets

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Even if you’ve never been to the island, you probably know that Grenada is well-known for its spices, tropical weather, and beautiful beaches. What you may not have heard is that our sunsets are also out-of-this-world spectacular. There are many ways to enjoy a sunset in Grenada; below our some … Read More

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How to Enjoy Rainy Season in Grenada

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At 12 degrees north of the equator, Grenada experiences very little temperature fluctuation throughout the year. Here, there isn’t a true fall, winter, spring and summer (although many would claim that we are in a perpetual summer). In Grenada, there are only two seasons of note: dry (running from January … Read More

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Giving Back in Grenada

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When people think of Grenada, they often think of our beautiful beaches, aromatic spices, and warm, friendly people. Visitors to Grenada, especially those that do not venture further than the resort property, may not see the other side of Grenada: the developing nation side. Giving back in Grenada While Grenada’s … Read More

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Lobster Season has Arrived in Grenada!

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A very special time of year has arrived in Grenada: Spiny Lobster Season! In order to reduce overfishing, the spiny lobster of the Caribbean is only available in months including the letter “r” (that is, September through April). If you are visiting Grenada while it is available, it is a … Read More

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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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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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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