The British Virgin Islands Embraced at the Miami Open

Thursday, 3 May 2018 - 1:27pm

Who says you can’t take sand to the beach? The 2018 Miami Open, embraced the BVI Tourist Board when they took the territory to Miami.  A sequel to its first prominent participation last year, the BVI was the exclusive Caribbean destination sponsor at this prestigious event held in Key Biscayne, Florida which took place on March 19 – April 1. The BVI sponsored the daily weather forecast in Key Biscayne.  Prior to each match, the weather forecast was posted on the Miami Open’s Instagram story.  Additionally, patrons were able to sip the world’s famous BVI Painkiller while shaded under branded umbrellas with their toes in the warm sand at the BVI Beach Bar.

BVI Tourist Board Appoints Management Trainees Odelcer Hanley and RaeNisia Scatliffe To Marketing Manager Positions

Tuesday, 1 May 2018 - 12:23pm

The British Virgin Islands Tourist Board’s Management Training Programme was developed in 2015 to provide new and energetic young professionals who have completed a four-year degree in hospitality, tourism or marketing related studies, with a broad perspective of the overall industry through immersion training.

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. 

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?  

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