5 Major St. Vincent – Jamaican relationships

The existence of family ties between Caribbean Islands is nothing new. In fact, islanders have always been integrating. Of note, however, are some key, high-profile relationships between individuals from two countries which are 1123 miles apart – Jamaica in the north and St. Vincent & the Grenadines in the south. Here are five (5) keyContinue reading “5 Major St. Vincent – Jamaican relationships”

9 new places to visit in St. Vincent 2019

These 9 incredible places have been around for a while but are just starting to gain attention. Leave your footprints on them this year and experience a mixture of heritage, beauty, adventure and great photo opportunities. Here is the SecretsOfSVG list of the nine (9) new places to visit for 2019: 1. Will-Be-Free Falls LocatedContinue reading “9 new places to visit in St. Vincent 2019”

The biggest Soca song of the 21st century so far

The late Mighty Arrow of Montserrat was the singer of the biggest soca song of the 20th century. Arrow’s “Feeling Hot Hot Hot“, produced in the 1980’s was chosen as the official anthem of the 1986 World Cup, held in Mexico, according the The Guardian Newspaper. “Hot Hot Hot” is estimated to have sold “moreContinue reading “The biggest Soca song of the 21st century so far”

5 movies that should be made in St. Vincent

There are some true stories which need to be told about St. Vincent and the Grenadines and film might be a great avenue to do so. St. Vincent is no stranger to being a movie filming destination. In fact, parts of the blockbuster film, Pirates of the Caribbean were filmed throughout St. Vincent and theContinue reading “5 movies that should be made in St. Vincent”

LEAD STORY: Mysterious historical site found in St. Vincent

Forget about the Layou and Yambo petroglyphs which historians and archeologists have confirmed represent the former presence of Amerindian civilization in St. Vincent. A new site discovered in North Leeward, St. Vincent with what appear to be ancient artifacts is taking the focus and is expected to gain the attention of archeologists. The site foundContinue reading “LEAD STORY: Mysterious historical site found in St. Vincent”

5 places in need of tourism development in St. Vincent

A lot is known about the Tobago Cays Marine Park, the La Soufriere volcano, Dark View Falls, the Botanical Gardens and other heavily marketed sites throughout St. Vincent and the Grenadines. There are, however, some less-known, undeveloped sites which hold great potential to be satisfying tourist spots. Here are five of them. 1. Will-be-Free Falls,Continue reading “5 places in need of tourism development in St. Vincent”

3 star rating system for small-scale accommodation

If you plan to make our 2019 list of small-scale accommodation, you need to read this newly developed rating scale. The Greaves rating scale is a three-tier rating system that classifies small scale accommodation into three categories from one star to three stars, with three being the highest. The scale was developed by Crystal Bynoe-Greaves,Continue reading “3 star rating system for small-scale accommodation”

4:00 am ‘street parties’ in St. Vincent

When it comes to entertainment, people in St. Vincent and the Grenadines know how to do it, especially at Christmas time. More is probably known about J’Ouvert early morning street parties with loud pulsating music, alcohol, paint, mud, and oil, but this article focuses on something unique to St. Vincent & the Grenadines – NineContinue reading “4:00 am ‘street parties’ in St. Vincent”

Can your Airbnb or Apartment make our 2019 accommodation list?

Travelers need suitable accommodation that is safe, beautiful and affordable. Do you have a Guest House, Apartment or a space that you offer on Airbnb? If you do, we are in the process of creating our 2019 small-scale accommodation list and your place can make the list if you meet certain criteria. The criteria willContinue reading “Can your Airbnb or Apartment make our 2019 accommodation list?”

Top 5 online news sources in SVG

Whenever you are visiting a country (whether on business or leisure), it is good to know of some of the happenings in that country while there. In the age of online ‘Fake News’, it is now, more than ever, very important to get your information from the most credible and most reliable sources. Here are sevenContinue reading “Top 5 online news sources in SVG”