Activities, Caribbean, Chocolate, Drink, Food, holiday, Skincare, Travel

Introducing the Grenada Chocolate Festival 2022

So on our visit to Grenada this time round we were excited to soak in the Grenada Chocolate Fest 2022 showcasing its variety of activities and products.  Did you know that Grenada officially has five chocolate factories? Having said that there are many locals, like my mum, who dabble in making their own chocolate. In… Continue reading Introducing the Grenada Chocolate Festival 2022

Activities, Caribbean, COVID-19, Hotels, Travel

The “new normal” for Grenada

Since my recent post about the travel protocol to enter Grenada the world hasn't stopped turning. Many countries have entered into their second coronavirus wave. There have been protests, debates, negotiations and agreements. The one thing I think we can all agree on though is that travelling is just not the same anymore. I never… Continue reading The “new normal” for Grenada

Caribbean, Hotels, Shipping, Travel, Uncategorized

Tackling COVID19 the Caribbean way

I'm sure it's an understatement to say that the year 2020 has been an eventful year - a year our generation will not easily forget. Trending #COVID19 and #coronavirus have dominated the year so far with no end in sight as yet. We were in Grenada at the time it became apparent this was going… Continue reading Tackling COVID19 the Caribbean way

Caribbean, Shipping, Travel, Uncategorized

Let’s get practical – exporting to Grenada

As much as Grenada has some tasty food and drink to offer, one thing is for certain. Exported food and electrical goods don't come cheap here. So if you do decide to stay longer on this spice isle or have friends or relatives living here the cheaper option most definitely is to send a barrel… Continue reading Let’s get practical – exporting to Grenada

Activities, Caribbean, Travel, Uncategorized

Time flies when you’re having rum

There is something both refreshing and satisfying when sipping your favourite rum, sitting back and just taking in the world. Rum, like whiskey, is so diverse. You can even travel to India and find rum being made there I discovered.....hmmmm my favourite still stems from the Caribbean. Yours? So if you are a rum enthusiast… Continue reading Time flies when you’re having rum

Travel

Entering a world of culinary delights

With cooking and baking shows galore like #Masterchef and #thegreatbritishbakeoff there are very few people I’ve met in my lifetime that don’t enjoy good food. I maintain that food is there to be appreciated. Right?! So in a series of 4 blog posts I invite you to join me on a culinary adventure of exciting… Continue reading Entering a world of culinary delights

Activities, Caribbean, Drink, Food, Hotels, Nature, restaurants, Travel

Kahakai vibes

Insta or google #bestbeaches and you will undoubtedly come across breathtaking and heavenly pictures of beaches that entice you to just jump on the next plane or daydream of liming on a sandy beach with the waves lapping gently along the shoreline. Whilst browsing I was excited to see Grand Anse Beach as the "39th… Continue reading Kahakai vibes

Caribbean, Nature, Travel

Chasing waterfalls

I must confess I do love the heat and crave the sun - the hotter the better I say. My husband is more of a breeze and shade  kind of guy so when exploring this Caribbean treasure we usually mix it up a bit. Best of both worlds kind of thing. In addition to breathtaking… Continue reading Chasing waterfalls

Caribbean, Nature, Travel

Reaching the Isle of Spice

Woke up this morning to a rainy Wednesday contemplating where to begin with the adventure of blogging about Grenada. Realistically it all starts with getting there in the first place. So today's blog is all about transport. Let me start by dispelling the myth that it’s expensive to fly there. All you need is a… Continue reading Reaching the Isle of Spice