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St Vincent & the Grenadines

St. Vincent or Yurumein as it was named by our Garifuna ancestors, is the main island in our archipelago of 32 islands and cays that stretch across 44 miles.

From hiking trails through verdant rainforests, to the majestic La Soufrière Volcano, waterfalls and black sand beaches, St. Vincent is a green, volcanic beauty. There is much more to explore in the eight other inhabited islands and secluded cays of the Grenadines.

Bask in the sun on pristine, white or pink sand beaches or snorkel or swim in our turquoise waters. No visit is complete without a trip to the magnificent Tobago Cays Marine Park. Our destination is a cosmos of contrasting scenery and vibes that give credence to the adage “variety is the spice of life.”

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What is the Climate Smart Sustainable Tourism Forum (CSSTF)

The 6-8 September Climate Smart Sustainable Tourism Forum (CSSTF) focused on climate change, is being held in observance of 2017 International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development declared by the United Nations General Assembly.

Themed, Good for Us, Better for All, it will bring together local, regional, and international representatives from public and private sector tourism entities, as well as development agencies that offer programming in sustainable tourism, for three days of interactive engagements. Major elements will include best practice sharing and strategic consultations, in order to strengthen holistic destination management approaches in the Caribbean.

The CTO

The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO), with headquarters in Barbados and offices in New York and London, is the Caribbean’s tourism development agency comprising membership of 28 countries and territories including Dutch, English, French and Spanish, as well as a myriad of private sector allied members.

The organization provides specialized support and technical assistance in sustainable tourism development, marketing, communications, advocacy, human resource development, event planning & execution and research & information technology.

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