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Awards and media coverage

Major Newspaper and Magazine Articles

Date Publication Description
02-Jan-18 Bradt Guide 6 reasons to book flights to St Helena
24-Dec-17  The Sunday Times Travel  Fly to St Helena, all smiles on the strangest island
17-Dec-17  The Sunday Telegraph  St Helena – Where everyone knows your name
12-Dec-17  Getaway Magazine  Be one of the last passengers to board the RMS St Helena – How to sleep with a stranger. Download PDF
13-Dec-17  The Telegraph  St Helena is open for flights
09-Nov-17  The Guardian  Flights to St Helena
05-Oct-17  Bloomburg Pursuits  Flights to St Helena
14-Sep-17  Wired for Adventure  5 adventurous things to do on St Helena
00-Jul-17 Active Traveller St Helena – a walking paradise
00-Jan-17 Dive St Helena Dive Guide 
28-Jul-16 The Guardian Napoleon Bonaparte dead at St Helena – archive 
21-May-16 BBC News The vet, the tortoise and the airport
04-Feb-16 Independent Basilewsky’s cranefly
30-Jan-16 The Financial Times Matthew Engel’s report on St Helena after visiting in the beginning of January
25-Jan-16 London Economic Travel The Islands of the British Isles Download PDF
20-Jan-16 The Maritime Executive RMS to retire Download PDF
08-Jan-16 The National Geographic Jonathan’s healthy diet
07-Jan-16 The Daily Mail World’s oldest living animal, Jonathan the Tortoise, gets a new lease of life after vet puts him on a healthy diet… at the age of 183 Download PDF
00-Jan-16 Sunday Times Travel Untouched Landscapes on St Helena
00-Jan-16 The Week Publication Jonathan’s Diet Download PDF

Travel Accomplishments / Travel Hot List

Date Publication Description
06-Jan-18  Irish Times  The best places to travel in 2018 (newly accessible/in from the edge)
05 Jan-18  IOL  Top 5 places to visit in 2018
00- Dec-17  Daily Beast  7 most mysteries places you should visit in 2018
29 Dec-17  Jewish Chronicle  The top travel destinations for 2018 (new flights)
29 Dec-17  Financial Times  Where to go in 2018: alternative travel destinations
00-Dec-17  Getaway Magazine Travel Bucket List – 48 
00-Dec-17  Wanderlust Travel Hot List 2018 
12-Dec-17  Frommers  18 Best Places to Go in 2018
00-July-17  Verdict  The Inspiring Travel Company’s top destinations for 2018 are surprising
00-June-17  Cruise International Awards  Shortlisted for Best Destination (World)
Shortlisted for Best for Adventure (RMS StHelena)
26-Feb-17 Lost Waldo The Adventurer’s Bucket List: Top 50 Places to Explore – St Helena, 26
00-Jan-17 Adventure Travel Awards / Conference St Helena Tourism shortlisted for ‘Marketing Campaign of the Year’
00-Jan-17 Conde Nest Travel Top 10 destinations for 2017 
01-Jan-17 Adventure Travel Awards, Travel Conference St Helena Tourism shortlisted for ‘Campaign of the Year’
22-Dec-16 Conde Nast Traveller Top 10 destinations for 2017 
30-Dec-16 Forbes Exceptional Places to Visit in 2016
08-Aug-16 Wanderlust 25 must visit remote outposts – 5
08-Apr-16 Express St Helena, 2016’s hottest holiday Destination
13-Jan-16 Ouest France Out of the box destinations for 2016 – St Helena
07-Jan-16 The New York Times 52 Places to go in 2016 – Placed at 28

Press Coverage

Date Publication Title
03-Aug-17 South African Tourism Update Airlink flying through Windhoek to St Helena
00-Jul-17 Active Traveller St Helena – a walking paradise
13-Jun-17 Traveller 24 Mantis St Helena
06-May-17 Log update Africa First passenger flight at St Helena Airport
30-Mar-17 Globe and Mail (Canada) St Helena tourist destination
19-Mar-17 Turkey to Travel 10 reasons to visit St Helena
08-Mar-17 My Sailing Jon Sanders visits St Helena
02-Mar-17 The Grand Island Independent Fish cakes boast spicy island heat 
00-Jan-17 Dive St Helena Island a dive guide 
26-Jan-17 Energy and Environment Managment St Helena to establish UK’s first one-by-one only tuna fishery 
08-Dec-16 Sunday Post Two of the rarest birds brought back from the ‘very edge of extinction’ 
01-Nov-16 Breaking Travel News Home of Grand Marshall Bertrand to open to visitors on St Helena 
20-Oct-16 Breaking Travel News Jamestown market undergoes restoration in St Helena 
30-Aug-16 Daily Coffee News Starbucks selling truly rare St Helena coffee 
15-Aug-16 Business Travel News St Helena looking up
25-Oct-16 MercoPress Successful technical stop by an Avro RJ100 at St Helena airport
20-Oct-16 Breaking Travel News  Jamestown Market undergoes restoration in St Helena 
05-May-16 Toast Magazine The Last Mail Ship 
26-Apr-16 Traveller 24 First Large Passenger Jet Lands On St Helena
26-Apr-16 Getaway St Helena: In The Valley Of The Saints
20-Apr-16 Die Burger Eerste Boeing land op St Helena
19-Apr-16 Talk Radio St Helena Island Receives A Regular Flight
15-Apr-16 Traveller 24 First Jet Aircraft Touches Down in St Helena From Johannesburg