Calling All Foodies - Saint Lucia is the place to be this Weekend! This weekend, we prepare for what is said to be a Foodie's Dream as the Saint Lucia Tourism Authority will host the revamped Saint Lucia Food and Rum Festival under the newly branded Soleil Festival. This year will be an amazing experience as Award-winning Television- Personality and Restaurateur, Chef Marcus Samuelsson of Red Rooster Harlem, New york, will be featured. The Festival begins on the 12th of January and ends in grand Style on the 14th of January 2018
We shared a live broadcast with our Facebook Community as we attempted to make the famous Sorrel Drink. Sorrel Drink Recipe Ingredients: 1.5 lb sorrel flowers (trimmed) 8 cups water 1 cinnamon stick 2 pieces of dried orange peel 4 cloves thick slice of ginger sugar to sweeten Method: 1) Remove the core out of the sorrel flowers and discard, then place all the ingredients in a large pot, cover with the water and bring to a boil. 2) Reduce to a gentle simmer and let it go for about 30 minutes. Then remove off the heat, cover and let it
Apart from choosing the location, the next most difficult thing for a bride is her dress; Choosing the right Wedding Dress. Selecting a Dress for that special day is never as easy as going to the grocery store. In fact, your dress selection depends on where you are getting married and definitely your wedding theme. For example, would you wear a ball gown to a beach ceremony? We were hoping not!
Held once every year, the Saint Lucia Creole Day is one of the most anticipated celebrations; Designed to showcase the island’s rich history and cultural identity. Creole Day also referred to as ‘Jounen Kweyol’ is held on the closest Sunday to the 28th of October every year for the past 33 years. To prepare, the Saint Lucia Folk Research Center selects four host communities and/or towns, to compliment the island-wide celebration by adding their own flare.
Now that you’re officially engaged and your internet searches have begun, it’s time to plan your magical day. In creating the perfect Destination Wedding day, it is important ‘Not to go wrong’ with the details, especially choosing your wedding venue. It is never as easy as we perceive it to be. Since the idea of having a destination Wedding on Saint Lucia has been checked off your list
When it comes to family Vacations, we always tend to find lots of excitement especially with the younger ones who simply love the idea of travelling overseas. However, putting together a family itinerary is never an easy task. Every vacation planner wants to ensure that everyone’s interests are catered for; that way the ‘Boring Vacation’ idea is avoided. So, Here’s Barefoot Holidays list of Top 5 Family Excursions that would guarantee an unforgettable family vacation in St Lucia.
Whether you prefer sharing the company of others, or a more secluded and tranquil beach, the island of St. Lucia has several to consider. The turquoise waters of the Caribbean Sea are usually favored for water sports and swimming. The rugged but picturesque east coast, whisks with the more boisterous waters of the Atlantic Ocean, making it ideal for surfers. Whatever your preference may be, there is a beach to consider.
Here are a few of the Top beaches in Saint Lucia;
"Finding the Top Hotel in Saint Lucia"Finding the right hotel for your stay on island is just as difficult as booking the right tour when there are so many options to choose from. Here is a list of our Top Hotels in Saint Lucia that should assist on your next trip to this beautiful Island.
Saint Lucian Carnival Season Open!As weeks go by, Saint Lucia continues to enjoy the Carnival Season, one of the most anticipated festivals for the year. Each community embraces their cultures differently as Masquerade bands, Music Trucks and Spectacular Costumes are put on display. This is the time Saint Lucia usually becomes ‘Fully-Alive’.