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Cruising in the Caribbean

Cruising in the Caribbean

By: Kerdisha St.Louis The 29th  of October marks the opening of Dominica's 2019-2020 Cruise Season. This means the culmination of preparations made by tour guides, taxi operator’s, vendors and other cruise stakeholders. As Dominica gears up to welcome those seeking a reprieve by means of an ...

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DHTA holds 50th Annual General Meeting

The Dominica Hotel and Tourism Association hosted its 50th Annual General meeting under the theme “Maintaining Competitiveness in a Changing Tourism Landscape”. During the event  held on September 9th DHTA Executive Vice President, Kevin A Francis stated, “This is a big milestone for the ...

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Over 20 Awarded at Tourism Awareness Awards 2019

Minister for Tourism and Urban Renewal, Robert Tonge, is adamant that “Tourism plays an essential role in economic development through the provision of employment, generation of tax revenues and foreign exchange and it is critical that we all understand the role that we each play in developing and ...

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Martinique students visit Dominica via traditional Kalinago pirogue

On Saturday May 25, 2019, 10 students and 3 teachers visited Dominica from Precheur, Martinique via a gommier fabricated traditional Kalinago pirogue. The Belle Etoile Middle School in Martinique participated in a cultural and educational exchange including accomplishing a feat by crossing the ...

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Hike Fest 2019 Boasts First Ever Night Hike

Hike Fest, is one of  the Dominica Hotel and Tourism Association's biggest events on the Tourism Awareness Month calendar. Hiking enthusiasts from across Dominica and the region set foot on some of the nature isle’s most iconic trails every Saturday in May for a unique moment surrounded by nature ...

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