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SMART 2017 Online Registration OPEN Now!!

PHILIPSBURG – The 15th SMART – St. Martin/St. Maarten Annual Regional Tradeshow – is slated for June 14th -16th, 2017 at The Westin Dawn Beach Resort & Spa. SMART is the largest trade show in the North Eastern Caribbean for Tour Operators, Travel...

SINT MAARTEN CULINARY TEAM KICKS OFF

OYSTER POND – The Sint Maarten Culinary Team for the annual CHTA Taste of the Caribbean Competition in June has convened for the first time to meet, brainstorm and compose a conceptual menu. Though the team builds on last year’s award-winning composition,...

SHTA/Expedia/STB Team up again to promote Sint Maarten

Philipsburg – SHTA and the St. Maarten Tourism Bureau, after having seen successful results with the online marketing campaign in a partnership with various resorts, as of this week, agreed to launch a 2017 version which we are certain will provide results. ...

SHTA presents First Crystal Pineapple Movie to Irene Hodge

Philipsburg – On Friday, February 10th, 2017, SHTA presented its first Crystal Pineapple Award Movie ever to Miss Irene Hodge. The movie is a showcase of SHTA’s annual fundraising gala, which last year was held November 19th, at Sonesta Maho. Miss Hodge received...

SHTA to increase involvement in CHTA Education Fund

The Sint Maarten Hospitality and Trade Association (SHTA) will intensify its activity regarding the Caribbean Hospitality and Tourism Association Education Fund over 2017. That was one of various opportunities the SHTA delegation will be taking advantage of through...