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St. Eustatius ~
Statia
Music by The Rebels Band
Taking the Winair 19 seat Dehaviland aircraft for the 18 minute flight from St. Martin to Statia
Landing at F.D. Roosevelt Airport in Statia
The immigration office with the Quill in the background
The Old Gin House Hotel
Down the road from The Old Gin House
Ruins can be found everywhere, some dating to the
The Old Slave
Road leads to
St. Eustatius Historical Foundation Museum located in the 18th Century House of Simon Doncker, a rich
Johannes de Graaf ordered the 11-gun salute to the Andrew Doria that made this the first official recognition
of the new U...
Many houses have cisterns to collect water--this one has a 'happy face'
Laneway leading to the Honen Dalim means "She who is charitable to the
17th Century Fort Oranje
Goats guarding the Fort
The Tourist Information Office is located in Fort Oranje
Red Headed Lizard
Avocado
The Jewish
Cemetery
One of the cemetaries in Upper Town
The 6:18 pm flight approaches the Island at Signal Hill
Island Governor Gerald
Berkel opens the 3rd
Annual Sustainability
Conference-Sept 25,
Maya Leon-Pandt, Product Development and HR Manager, St. Eustatius Tourism Development Foundation
coordinated the Conferen...
Steve Gillick getting ready to talk about niche marketing
Walter Hellebrand (Heritage), Lisa Sorenson (Caribbean Birding
Trail Project), Steve Gillick (Niche Markets)
Preventing Di...
Dr. Sherma Roberts: Community
Tourism
Denise Rekwest: Green Opportunities
Nicole Vaugeois: Sustainable Island
Jem Winston, Community Homestay Programs
We were treated to
a musical interlude
by Victor Sams
...with audience involvement from
Nicole Vaugeois, Lisa Sorenson and Jem
Winston
The Old Gin House Restaurant and Bar
Children's signs found around the
A few delegates climbed the Quill on the last day of the Conference
The Quill is a dormant volcano with a summit elevation of 601 metres above sea-level.
Lots of Hermit Crabs on the trails leading to the summit
Great Views from the "panoramic summit "of the Quill
L to R: Emmery Cenatus, Steve Gillick, Lisa Sorenson and our Guide Ch...
Grey King Bird
Charles Lindo, Director of Tourism, greets delegates
at the Awards Dinner; Teena Lopes, Public
Relations Officer served as...
Read all about my impressions
of St. Eustatius
"Finding Statia: St. Eustatius beckons with a smile",
in the December 1st, ...
steve@talkingtravel.ca
Discovering St. Eustatius, The Caribbean
Discovering St. Eustatius, The Caribbean
Discovering St. Eustatius, The Caribbean
Discovering St. Eustatius, The Caribbean
Discovering St. Eustatius, The Caribbean
Discovering St. Eustatius, The Caribbean
Discovering St. Eustatius, The Caribbean
Discovering St. Eustatius, The Caribbean
Discovering St. Eustatius, The Caribbean
Discovering St. Eustatius, The Caribbean
Discovering St. Eustatius, The Caribbean
Discovering St. Eustatius, The Caribbean
Discovering St. Eustatius, The Caribbean
Discovering St. Eustatius, The Caribbean
Discovering St. Eustatius, The Caribbean
Discovering St. Eustatius, The Caribbean
Discovering St. Eustatius, The Caribbean
Discovering St. Eustatius, The Caribbean
Discovering St. Eustatius, The Caribbean
Discovering St. Eustatius, The Caribbean
Discovering St. Eustatius, The Caribbean
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Discovering St. Eustatius, The Caribbean

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A visit to this small island, known for scuba diving, snorkeling, nature (climbing the Quill) and the annual Sustainability Conference.

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Discovering St. Eustatius, The Caribbean

  1. 1. St. Eustatius ~ Statia
  2. 2. Music by The Rebels Band
  3. 3. Taking the Winair 19 seat Dehaviland aircraft for the 18 minute flight from St. Martin to Statia
  4. 4. Landing at F.D. Roosevelt Airport in Statia
  5. 5. The immigration office with the Quill in the background
  6. 6. The Old Gin House Hotel
  7. 7. Down the road from The Old Gin House
  8. 8. Ruins can be found everywhere, some dating to the
  9. 9. The Old Slave Road leads to
  10. 10. St. Eustatius Historical Foundation Museum located in the 18th Century House of Simon Doncker, a rich
  11. 11. Johannes de Graaf ordered the 11-gun salute to the Andrew Doria that made this the first official recognition of the new United States of America
  12. 12. Many houses have cisterns to collect water--this one has a 'happy face'
  13. 13. Laneway leading to the Honen Dalim means "She who is charitable to the
  14. 14. 17th Century Fort Oranje
  15. 15. Goats guarding the Fort
  16. 16. The Tourist Information Office is located in Fort Oranje
  17. 17. Red Headed Lizard
  18. 18. Avocado
  19. 19. The Jewish Cemetery
  20. 20. One of the cemetaries in Upper Town
  21. 21. The 6:18 pm flight approaches the Island at Signal Hill
  22. 22. Island Governor Gerald Berkel opens the 3rd Annual Sustainability Conference-Sept 25,
  23. 23. Maya Leon-Pandt, Product Development and HR Manager, St. Eustatius Tourism Development Foundation coordinated the Conference with her staff
  24. 24. Steve Gillick getting ready to talk about niche marketing
  25. 25. Walter Hellebrand (Heritage), Lisa Sorenson (Caribbean Birding Trail Project), Steve Gillick (Niche Markets) Preventing Diseases in Communities: Andre Brisset, Sylvia Stirk, Teresa Leslie Diane McIntyre-Pike: Community Tourism
  26. 26. Dr. Sherma Roberts: Community Tourism Denise Rekwest: Green Opportunities Nicole Vaugeois: Sustainable Island
  27. 27. Jem Winston, Community Homestay Programs
  28. 28. We were treated to a musical interlude by Victor Sams
  29. 29. ...with audience involvement from Nicole Vaugeois, Lisa Sorenson and Jem Winston
  30. 30. The Old Gin House Restaurant and Bar
  31. 31. Children's signs found around the
  32. 32. A few delegates climbed the Quill on the last day of the Conference
  33. 33. The Quill is a dormant volcano with a summit elevation of 601 metres above sea-level.
  34. 34. Lots of Hermit Crabs on the trails leading to the summit
  35. 35. Great Views from the "panoramic summit "of the Quill L to R: Emmery Cenatus, Steve Gillick, Lisa Sorenson and our Guide Charlie
  36. 36. Grey King Bird
  37. 37. Charles Lindo, Director of Tourism, greets delegates at the Awards Dinner; Teena Lopes, Public Relations Officer served as moderator Victor Sams livened things up with some participatory musical entertainment
  38. 38. Read all about my impressions of St. Eustatius "Finding Statia: St. Eustatius beckons with a smile", in the December 1st, 2014 issue of Travel Industry Today
  39. 39. steve@talkingtravel.ca

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