Articles tagged “st helena”

First Commercial Flight Arrives at One of World’s Most-Remote Islands

First Commercial Flight Arrives at One of World’s Most-Remote Islands

Christopher Torchia, Associated Press

British-controlled St. Helena, 1,200 miles west of the Angola-Namibia border, sees tourism development as its economic lifeline. It is now getting a weekly commercial flight to test out the prospects.

2 years ago

New Air Link and Luxury Hotel Will Transform Tourism on Tiny, Remote St Helena

New Air Link and Luxury Hotel Will Transform Tourism on Tiny, Remote St Helena

Sara Clemence , Bloomberg

While it will still be pretty hard to get to (unless you live in Namibia or South Africa), St Helena is likely to see a significant increase in the number of tourists, especially from those keen to go to a place that not many other people have visited.

2 years ago