Isn’t that the place that the US invaded in the ‘80s? Didn’t it get munched by a hurricane a few years ago? Grenada is used to bad press. But like a fighter on the ropes, it’s come out swinging and has reinvented itself as the next big thing. The one big island and two small ones plonked in the sea in th...
The island of Grenada is an almond-shaped, beach-rimmed gem of a place with 75 miles of coastline surrounding a lush interior, which is filled with tropical rainforest. Most of the tourist infrastructure is loca...
In an ocean of beautiful islands ringed by dazzling white-sand beaches, Grenada is an underrated star. Its beaches are indeed white but the sand is so pure it seems to have an inner radiance; and diving in the requisite turquoise waters is appropriately sublime, althou...
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A flowing strip of white-sand beach lined with hotels, craft markets and restaurants, the ‘town’ of Grand Anse is the closest Grenada gets to a resort. The beach is one of the island’s best and is justifiably popular, though it never gets too busy, even on cruise-ship days when busloads of passengers spend the day on the...
...young Americans. It feels like you could be on a campus anywhere in the States – but perhaps that’s the point – and the students do inject a bit of life into this otherwise sleepy corner of Grenada.
The fact that most people don’t realize that there are in fact three islands in the nation of Grenada is a fitting introduction to Carriacou (carry-a-cou). Like its minor island sibling, this humble isle is oft forgotten.
Where the island of Grenada can feel touristy and busy, you’ll strugg...
This museum is in need of some love, but there is some decent information on the history of Grenada and colonial times, plus a lovely shell collection, though precious little on Maurice Bishop’s revolution or the US invasion.
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