Although St Lucia is known as a romantic honeymoon destination, it’s also a great place to take kids on vacation. Here are five ways to keep the little darlings entertained during your St Lucia holiday.
Castries Market is one of St Lucia’s most iconic buildings, and inside you’ll find some 300 vendors selling their wares, which include gifts and souvenirs, clothing, spices, food and much more. The decision to build the market was made in 1891, when the Castries Town Board decided to commission plans and specifications from America […]
Who says you have to spend a week lying on the beach when you visit St Lucia? This beautiful Caribbean island is a great destination for an active holiday, too!
The St Lucian Carnival runs from July 13-17, 2012, and stands out as one of the major festivals in St. Lucia. A highly traditional event, Carnival festivities include competitions and performances by masquerade (Mas) bands, calypso and soca singers, steel bands, and beauty contestants. The highlight of the celebration takes place in July beginning […]
The legend goes that Helen of Troy’s beauty was so great, wars were fought over her. While British and French troops may not have fought for St Lucia’s beauty specifically – more for her resources, which perhaps amounts to the same thing when all’s said and done – the nickname ‘the Helen of the West […]
The AdrenaLUNA zipline by Rainforest Adventure in St Lucia has been described as one of the world’s coolest ziplines by Travel and Leisure Magazine. It’s the only zipline in the Caribbean to be included in the list, so by our reckoning that makes AdrenaLUNA the coolest zipline in the whole Caribbean! What’s so special […]
When you think of St Lucia, chances are your mind will be filled with images of palm-fringed beaches, lush rainforest, and a never-ending vista of the bright blue Caribbean Sea. While this isn’t an incorrect view – as a Caribbean island, of course St Lucia does have its fair share of beaches and beautiful […]
Sometimes referred to as a “living museum”, Pigeon Island National Landmark is a must-see attraction when you visit St Lucia. Rich in both wildlife and history, Pigeon Island is the perfect day trip destination for all the family. A mere few minutes away from one of St Lucia’s most popular resorts, Rodney Bay, is […]
Once upon a time, Friday night was like any other in the little town of Gros Islet on the Caribbean island of St Lucia. Then someone – one of the bar owners; nobody knows any more which one, but it probably doesn’t matter – thought of a good way to attract customers: they started […]
One of the greatest joys of travel is the opportunity to do some sightseeing and learn more about the country you’re visiting. When you visit St Lucia, you’re bound to want to see some of the island’s attractions during your stay. Here are ten of our favourites. 1. Pigeon Island National Park, Gros Islet […]