St. Lucia Tourism Authority Hosts Showcase in the UK
The Saint Lucia Tourism Authority has successfully hosted its eighth annual showcase, welcoming more than 150 UK travel industry specialists to the event.
To introduce the program, the minister for tourism, information and broadcasting, Dominic Fedee, announced the launch a new National Tourism Advisory Committee, with the aim of creating a common platform for best practice in sustainable tourism for the island.
Saint Lucia is only the second island in the Caribbean region to initiate such a forum with a wide range of 17 stakeholders drawn from private and public sectors such as the Saint Lucia Hotel and Tourism Association, the Royal Saint Lucia Police Force and the Saint Lucia Sea, Air and Port Authority.
Throughout Saint Lucia Showcase, a series of networking meetings and events took place covering Saint Lucia news, tourism developments and new information on accommodation and excursions.