Willy Wonka had it easy, compared to Grenada’s artisan chocolatier Mott Green.
Sure, Wonka had to deal with awful Veruca Salt and vermicious Knids, but he didn’t have to make his chocolate in the heat and humidity of the Caribbean, and on an island that has the most expensive electricity supply in the world.
Last week I appeared on BBC Radio 4’s “You & Yours” programme, giving a travel industry insight into how Hurricane Sandy has affected Jamaica and the Caribbean – and why Jamaica needs tourists to visit now, more than ever.
A blog I wrote for Nat Geo Traveller about my visit to Guyana’s Kaieteur Falls won in the ‘best blog’ category at the Caribbean Tourism Organisation annual Media Awards last week. If you missed it, read the blog here