The Saba Tourist Bureau proudly hosted a group of distinguished US journalists in collaboration with Diamond PR, focusing on prominent travel journalists predominantly based in New York. This exclusive trip provided the journalists with a unique opportunity to explore the captivating island of Saba, participate in Saba Day festivities, engage in arts and crafts workshops, discover Saba's diverse product offerings, savor the culinary delights of various restaurants, and experience the island's luxurious villa accommodations.
Among the esteemed journalists, a representative from Forbes, boasting a substantial audience of 2.7 million unique monthly visitors (UVM), is set to feature Saba in the prestigious 'Where to Travel in 2024' for Forbes. Another journalist, a freelancer contributing to major publications such as AFAR, National Geographic, Outside, Travel + Leisure, and more, plans to pitch captivating Saba stories to these influential outlets. The trip also included the Destination Editor for The Caribbean for Lonely Planet, with an impressive 3.7 million UVM.
A journalist associated with top-tier publications like National Geographic Traveler, Fodor’s Travel, Condé Nast Traveler, and more also experienced the wonders of Saba during this press trip. The Saba Tourist Bureau is confident that these immersive experiences and interactions will contribute significantly to increasing destination awareness. The journalists are expected to share their firsthand encounters with Saba's charm, contributing to the island's positive representation in their upcoming publications.