A brand new continuous flight will take travellers straight from New York to St Vincent and the Grenadines within the Caribbean.
Caribbean Airlines will launch a flight from JFK Airport in New York to the islands starting on 14 March. The weekly service will run each Wednesday to the primary island of Saint Vincent, touchdown at Argyle International Airport, which opened in 2017. Last 12 months, Air Canada launched flights to the airport.
This would be the first continuous flight that can convey travellers from New York to St. Vincent and the Grenadines, and also will present one other connection to Caribbean Airlines’ community for these who wish to travel to different islands. The flights are beginning at US$242 a technique and will probably be for travel between 14 March and 30 June 2018.
Glen Beache, CEO of St Vincent and the Grenadines Tourism Authority stated in an announcement: “Caribbean Airlines … was one of the first to offer non-stop flights to our new airport last year, which also serves as an international gateway to the Grenadine Islands. The start of this non-stop service between St. Vincent and New York, on 14 March which is also National Heroes Day, is cause for much celebration as all visitors to St. Vincent and the Grenadines will benefit from the weekly operation”. Learn extra in regards to the new flights on the Caribbean Airlines.
The islands are sometimes seen as a vacation spot for the wealthy and well-known: Mick Jagger is simply one of many celebrities to personal a home on the island Mustique and the late David Bowie’s villa on the island is obtainable to hire. But there are different points of interest past the yachts and mansions, just like the protected marine park round Tobago Cays, the place travellers can go snorkelling round a barrier reef that’s home to loads of marine life and turtles. Learn extra about what to do on the islands right here.