BVI Chef, Devon Penn Seeks Community Support To Fulfill Dream At The Institute Of Culinary Education In New York

Tuesday, 10 April 2018 - 5:04pm

Dreams can come to reality, even in the face of adversity. Pastor Devon Penn, a son of the soil and his family, were forced to relocate to New York after the passage of hurricanes Irma and Maria destroyed their family home. 

BVI Cuisine Promoted at London’s Rum Kitchen

Tuesday, 10 April 2018 - 3:07pm

The British Virgin Islands hosted a week-long celebration dedicated to the splendors of BVI cuisine at The Rum Kitchen from March 17 to 23.  The Rum Kitchen, is a popular Caribbean restaurant located at All Saints Road in London, United Kingdom. The British Virgin Islands Tourist Board UK team were excited to welcome Londoners to experience a menu of traditional dishes that surprised and delighted guests with each soulful bite. All dishes were prepared by popular BVI cook, Mrs. Cynthia George of The Sugar Apple Restaurant, Virgin Gorda, who visited London for the event. Guests were greeted warmly with rum punches, Pusser’s Rum Painkillers and the famous, personable BVI hospitality during the week.

Seeds Of Love Spread Throughout The British Virgin Islands

Tuesday, 10 April 2018 - 8:25am

Unfortunate events present opportunities for growth.  The outpouring of love the Territory received after Hurricanes Irma and Maria yielded new seeds – Seeds of Love.  The British Virgin Islands Tourist Board (BVITB) is spreading love in the BVI through its global “Seeds of Love” initiative. The campaign aims at replanting the islands’ indigenous trees and vegetation destroyed by Hurricanes Irma and Maria whilst preventing erosion and protecting the ecosystem, the very thing that makes the tourism product unique.  Environmental preservation is vital to ensuring that the destination lives up to the environmental image of unspoiled landscapes that resound with the tag line, “Nature’s Little Secrets”.

Hotel Aid Workshops On April 10

Monday, 9 April 2018 - 4:22pm

The Premier’s Office in collaboration with the BVI Tourist Board will be hosting a two session meeting tomorrow, Tuesday, April 10 as part of a series of Hotel Aid Workshops.

BVI Tourist Board Now Headquartered At Geneva Place

Wednesday, 4 April 2018 - 4:41pm

The British Virgin Islands Tourist Board (BVITB) is now headquartered on the 3rd floor of Geneva Place on Wickham’s Cay I. 

 

Clive Mccoy is Tourism Liaison Officer

Thursday, 29 March 2018 - 3:19pm

Thriving in times of rapid change requires versatility and agility of individuals.  These are the ingredients of success within any organization. During the hurricane recovery process, the Premier’s Office recognized the need to strengthen the linkage between the tourism and hospitality public and private sector, with a view to expediting the recovery of the industry. 

Territory Gearing Up For The Return Of Bigger Ships

Tuesday, 27 March 2018 - 4:10pm

The Territory is continuing cleanup efforts in preparation for the return of the Norwegian and Disney Cruise lines.

Four BVITB Employees Certified Under Hospitality Assured Programme

Friday, 23 March 2018 - 8:35am

Assuring that guests to the British Virgin Islands have an excellent guest service experience is a high priority of the British Virgin Islands Tourist Board & Film Commission (BVITB).  As a demonstration of that commitment, the Board has ensured that four of its employees were trained under the Hospitality Assured (HA) Programme; two as advisors and two as assessors.

British Virgin Islands’ Authentic Cuisine To Be Featured Aboard Holland America Cruise

Monday, 19 March 2018 - 10:19am

Have you ever experienced British Virgin Islands cuisine aboard a cruise ship?  

The British Virgin Islands Sail Into South Florida

Thursday, 8 March 2018 - 12:00pm

As part of its aggressive North American promotional campaign, the British Virgin Islands Tourist Board (BVITB) has “sailed” into the South Florida area for a quartet of tradeshows and events.  Director of Tourism Sharon Flax-Brutus said, “Having high visibility in the marketplace confirms that we are ready to welcome both our loyal repeat guests, as well as new ones.” 

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