Daily Archives: 02/04/2013

Mashramani opens Guyana Tourism season

Mashramani opens Guyana Tourism season

By Tangerine Clarke – for caribbeanlifenews.com – January 26, 2013

The Guyana Ministry of Tourism Industry and Commerce will unveil its 2013 tourism package with the arrival of more than 500 visitors to its Mashramani celebrations, which begins with a steel pan concert on Jan. 28 and continue with a variety of events scheduled all the way to Republic Day on Feb. 23.

One of the biggest events planned for this year is the country’s first Rum, Rhythm and Food Festival planned to begin the tourism season.    Continue reading

Tips for US citizens heading overseas

Tips for US citizens heading overseas

By Tangerine Clarke –  for caribbeanlifenews.com – January 30, 2013

The U.S. Department of State is stepping up its outreach to educate the Caribbean American traveling public about the services the agency has to offer, and ways in which the community can receive special help before they travel.

During an exclusive interview with Caribbean Life recently at the Jacob Javits Center in Manhattan, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Passport Services, Brenda S. Sprague, urged citizens to apply for a U.S. Passport. To do so, an applicant must supply a naturalization certificate, a U.S. birth certificate, a driver’s license, or other forms of documents approved by the agency.   Continue reading

TEN points to ponder for the New Year! – funny

TEN POINTS TO PONDER FOR THE NEW YEAR!

Number 10
Life is sexually transmitted.

Number 9
Good health is merely the slowest possible rate at which one can die.

Number 8
Men have two emotions: Hungry and Horny. If you see him without an erection, make him a sandwich.

Number 7
Give a person a fish and you feed them for a day. Teach a person to use the Internet and they won’t bother you for weeks, months, maybe years.     Continue reading