Basseterre, St. Kitts (November 10, 2010) – From October 27th to November 2, St. Kitts was host to Ms. Lisa Singer, who was visiting the island to evaluate its suitability as a potential location for filming upcoming episodes of hit reality shows The Bachelor and The Bachelorette as well as a new show entitled Destination Green that focuses on the environment and eco-responsible practices.
“We were absolutely thrilled that Ms. Singer has chosen to pay a visit to our island and consider it as a filming location for these popular TV shows,” said Mrs. Rosecita Jeffers, CEO of the St. Kitts Tourism Authority. “This is a clear indication that, although our new resort developments have yet to fully open, St. Kitts is already becoming more competitive on a world-class level with tourist destinations across the globe and that our strategic plans for the island’s tourism product are succeeding.”
Working closely with the island’s North American PR firm, the St. Kitts Tourism Authority ensured that Ms. Singer enjoyed a complete destination experience while on island.
Her itinerary included such activities as ziplining, kayaking, snorkeling, mountain biking and a full day hike up the Mount Liamuiga to the summit caldera crater lake. Ms. Singer visited numerous island attractions including Brimstone Hill, Black Rocks, Caribelle Batik, Clay Villa Plantation and Basseterre including Port Zante. She dined at a variety of restaurants where she sampled a mix of international flavors and local cuisine.
Further, Ms. Singer was accommodated in three different island hotels and visited several others during her stay.
Upon her departure, Ms. Singer indicated that she was delighted with her experience of St. Kitts and thought it to have excellent prospects for becoming a location for a various TV shows. Her promotion of the island has already included multiple posts to her Facebook account, which has over 2,000 friends.