Tuesday, 16th July 2024

WATCH: Grenada is the 'chocolate island of the Caribbean'

Head of tourism authority spoke in London

Thursday, 9th November 2017

Last updated: November 9, 2017 at 22:14 pm

Patricia Maher, CEO of Grenada Tourism Authority, spoke to the Caribbean Tourism Organization about the highlights of travel to Grenada.

The travel head was speaking in London's ExCel exhibition centre during the annual World Travel Market event. The travel industry event attracts more than 40,000 people every year.

"The most exciting news for us in Grenada is the opening of a beautiful property called Silversands on Grand Anse beach," she said.

"It will be opening in March 2018, it's a luxury product right on our beautiful Grand Anse beach and the very nice thing is that Silver Sands is promoting Grenada as a destination."

A WIC News reporter at the even spoke with Maher after this video was filmed, with the CEO explaining that the country's chocolate and music festivals are making it stand out as a vibrant, essential Caribbean destination.