St Vincent and the Grenadines

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Articles on St Vincent and the Grenadines

Trip or treat? Our spookiest adventures from around the world

Posted on Thu, 30 Oct 2014 by James Shackell

With Halloween fast approaching, things are getting spooky at Intrepid. Here are some of our spookiest trips from around the world.

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Crossing the border: our journey along the Burma Railway

Posted on Wed, 29 Oct 2014 by James Shackell

The path from Burma to Thailand is a dark one, but it makes an amazing story. We decided to follow it, tracing the Burma Railway all the way from Yangon to Bangkok.

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5 reasons North Brazil is the new Rio

Posted on Wed, 29 Oct 2014 by James Shackell

When most travellers think of Brazil they only see the big cities, the crowded beaches and the crazy nightlife. But head a little further north and there's a secret Brazil just waiting to be explored.

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5 Reasons Taiwan is Asia’s hottest new destination

Posted on Wed, 29 Oct 2014 by James Shackell

Seen the best of Asia? Not yet you haven't. Check our our 5 reasons why Taiwan is the continent's hottest new destination.

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About St Vincent and the Grenadines

At a glance

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Capital city: Kingstown (population 25,000)
Population: 110,000
Language: English
Currency: XCD
Time zone: (GMT-04:00) Atlantic Time (Canada)
Electricity: Type G (Irish/British 3-pin)
Dialing code: +1-784

FAQs on St Vincent and the Grenadines

SAINT VINCENT AND GRENADINES:
Australia: No - Not required
Belgium: No - Not required
Canada: No - Not required
Germany: No - Not required
Ireland: No - Not required
Netherlands: No - Not required
New Zealand: No - Not required
South Africa: No - Not required
Switzerland: No - Not required
UK: No - Not required
USA: No - Not required

Health and Safety

Intrepid takes the health and safety of its travellers seriously, and takes every measure to ensure that trips are safe, fun and enjoyable for everyone. We recommend that all travellers check with their government or national travel advisory organisation for the latest information before departure:

From Australia?

Go to: http://www.smartraveller.gov.au/

From New Zealand?

Go to: http://www.safetravel.govt.nz/

From Canada?

Go to: http://www.voyage.gc.ca/

From US?

Go to: http://travel.state.gov/

From UK?

Go to: http://www.fco.gov.uk/en/

The World Health Organisation

also provides useful health information:
Go to: http://www.who.int/en/

Responsible Travel

St Vincent and the Grenadines Travel Tips

Intrepid is committed to travelling in a way that is respectful of local people, their culture, local economies and the environment. It's important to remember that what may be acceptable behaviour, dress and language in your own country, may not be appropriate in another. Please keep this in mind while travelling.

Top responsible travel tips for St Vincent and the Grenadines

1. Be considerate of St Vincent and the Grenadines’s customs, traditions, religion and culture.

2. For environmental reasons, try to avoid buying bottled water. Fill a reusable water bottle or canteen with filtered water instead.

3. Always dispose of litter thoughtfully, including cigarette butts.

4. Shop for locally made products. Supporting local artisans helps keep traditional crafts alive.

5. Refrain from supporting businesses that exploit or abuse endangered animals.

6. Please ask and receive permission before taking photos of people, including children.

7. Never touch or remove coral from reefs. Also, avoid buying souvenirs that have been illegally removed from the reef.

Further reading

Recommended reading

Title Author
City Of Arches: Memories Of An Island CapitalVivian Child
Tales of BequiaThomas Carl Thomsen