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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

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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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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A Secluded Summer Honeymoon in Grenada

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With wedding season in full swing, couples all over the world are taking flight to popular locations; some are even wisely choosing to honeymoon in Grenada. As a secluded, boutique property, Laluna is the perfect location for newlyweds to escape the craziness of wedding planning and activities and just focus … Read More

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A Short Girls Getaway: Grenada for Bachelorettes

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When planning a bachelorette party for the bride-to-be, there are many things to be taken into consideration. What does she enjoy? How many people should come? Is she up for an adventure? Some people think Vegas, others more locally, and others still even more outside of the box. In our … Read More

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Departure Day: Packing for Your Grenada Destination Wedding

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Wedding season is upon us! If your big day is upcoming, congratulations! For many Grenada destination wedding brides and grooms, the planning is over, and all that is left to do is pack. Here, we help take out the guesswork with our packing checklist. For the Ceremony Of course, first … 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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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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The Benefits of Staying at a Boutique Resort in Grenada

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An intimate, 16-cottage resort, Laluna offers guests a luxurious Caribbean getaway. Free of the overcrowded, impersonal feelings of larger, all-inclusive resorts, Laluna caters to guest’s individual needs. While there may be perks to staying at an all-inclusive, there are many reasons that staying at a boutique resort, such as Laluna, … Read More

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Getting Away to Grenada During Carnival

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With Carnival celebrations getting ready to kick off across the Caribbean, it is going to be a whirlwind few months for visitors to (and inhabitants of) the islands. Whether you need to recuperate from too much Carnival fun, or simply want an escape from your island during the busy time, … Read More