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Listings & Awards

Major Newspaper and Magazine Articles

Date

Publication

Description

July 2017

Active Traveller

St Helena – a walking paradise

January 2017

Dive

St Helena Dive Guide

28 July 2016

The Guardian

Napoleon Bonaparte dead at St Helena – archive

21 May 2016

BBC News

The vet, the tortoise and the airport

4 February 2016

Independent

Basilewsky’s cranefly

30 Jan 2016

The Financial Times

Matthew Engel’s report on St Helena after visiting in the beginning of January

25 Jan 2016

London Economic Travel

The Islands of the British Isles Download PDF

20 Jan 2016

The Maritime Executive

RMS to retire
Download PDF

08 Jan 2016

The National Geographic

Jonathan’s healthy diet

07 Jan 2016

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

Jan 2016

Sunday Times Travel

Untouched Landscapes on St Helena

Jan 2016

The Week Publication

Jonathan’s Diet
Download PDF

30 Dec 2015

Conde Nest Traveller

Why St Helena may be overrun in 2016

26 Dec 2015

The Times

Top holiday spots for 2016

02 Dec 2015

IOL Travel (South Africa)

St Helena and the airport.

25 Nov 2015

Deutsche Welle (Germany)

St Helena as a tourist destination

25 Nov 2015

Deutsche Welle (Germany)

St Helena as a tourist destination (German version)

24 Nov 2015

Le Monde (France)

St Helena, France and the airport

02 Nov 2015

The Sunday Telegraph (UK)

Napoleonic Bicentenary and tourism (Cover story)

Nov 2015

ITV Meridian (UK)

A variety of videos recorded by Richard Jones for ITV News during his visit in November 2015.

28 Oct 2015

International Business Times (UK)

St Helena, airport and tourism.

26 Oct 2015

Paris Match (France)

Napoleonic Bicentenary and tourism

28 Sep 2015

The Independent on Sunday (UK)

St Helena, airport and tourism (Cover story)

17 Sep 2015

The Guardian (UK)

St Helena, airport and tourism

08 Aug 2015

The Washington Examiner (US)

Napoleon and St Helena

Travel Accomplishments / Travel Hot Lists

Date

Publication

Description

26 Feb 2017

Lost Waldo

The Adventurer’s Bucket List: Top 50 Places to Explore – St Helena, 26

1 Jan 2017

Adventure Travel Awards, Adventure Travel Conference

St Helena Tourism shortlisted for ‘Campaign of the Year’

22 Dec 16

Conde Nast Traveller

Top 10 destinations for 2017

30 Dec 2016

Forbes

Exceptional Places to Visit in 2016

8 Aug 2016

Wanderlust

25 must visit remote outposts – 5

8 April 2016

Express

St Helena, 2016’s hottest holiday Destination

13 Jan 2016

Ouest France

Out of the box destinations for 2016 – St Helena

07 Jan 2016

The New York Times

52 Places to go in 2016Placed at 28

28 Dec 2015

The Independent

Last chance to see: Why you should go to Cuba, St Helena, Nicaragua, the Serengeti, and Madagascar now

26 Dec 2015

The Independent

2016 – Top 15 Destinations

17 Dec 2015

Evening Standard

Best Places to Travel in 2016

01 Dec 2015

Travel + Leisure (US)

50 Best Places to Travel in 2016Placed at 11

Nov 2015

Rough Guides (UK)

Visit St Helena Now

Nov 2015

Wanderlust (UK)

Travel Hot List 2016Placed at 8

28 Nov 2015

Lonely Planet (UK)

Best in Travel 2016 – Top 10 RegionsPlaced at 10

25 Aug 2015

Wanderlust (UK)

23 Big Bucket ListsPlaced at 11

Jan 2017

The Times

Top 20 cruises for 2017 RMS St Helena (snippet)

Jan 2017

Adventure Travel Awards, Adventure Travel Conference

St Helena Tourism shortlisted for ‘Marketing Campaign of the Year’

Jan 2017

Conde Nest Travel

Top 10 destinations for 2017

Other: Guides & Books

Date

Publication

Description

04 Jan 2016

Bradt Guide

Exceptional Places to Visit in 2016

Dec 2015

Shakespeare’s Island: St Helena and the Tempest (UK)

Book by David Jeremiah (ex-St Helena resident) making the case that St Helena is the setting of “The Tempest”

Nov 2015

Napoleon’s Last Island (Australia)

New novel by Tom Keneally (Schindler’s List) about Napoleon’s time on St Helena and his relationship with Betsy Balcombe (1)
New novel by Tom Keneally (Schindler’s List) about Napoleon’s time on St Helena and his relationship with Betsy Balcombe (2)

Oct 2015

BRADT Guide to St Helena (UK)

St Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha Travel Guide (1)
St Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha Travel Guide (2)