October 2, 2017

St. Lucia

St. Lucia’s European settlement could be described as contentious—after the French signed a treaty with the native Carib Indians in 1660, they established a colony. The […]
October 2, 2017

St. Kitts and Nevis

A two-island country in the West Indies, St. Kitts and Nevis is the smallest sovereign state in the Western Hemisphere both in terms of population and […]
October 2, 2017

Malta

With its location in the heart of the Mediterranean Sea, Malta has long been a naval stronghold for a variety of empires and powers from the […]
October 2, 2017

Grenada

Like many islands in the Caribbean, Grenada was sighted by Christopher Columbus. But unlike many of its neighbours, European settlement came later to Grenada due to […]
October 2, 2017

Cyprus

There’s evidence of human presence on Cyprus dating back as far as the 10th millennia BC. It strategic location—south of Turkey and Greece, west of Lebanon, […]
October 2, 2017

Canada

Canada is part of what was once known as British North America. In 1867, several colonies joined to form the federal Dominion of Canada. As more […]
October 2, 2017

Bulgaria

The first unified Bulgarian state—also known as the first Bulgarian empire—emerged in 681 AD. After WWII, Bulgaria became a one-party socialist state as part of the […]
October 2, 2017

Antigua & Barbuda

The twin-island country Antigua and Barbuda was discovered by Christopher Columbus in 1493. Nicknamed “Land of 263 Beaches”, tourism is a major industry contributing over half […]
September 25, 2017

Spotlight On: Nicosia, Cyprus

Cyprus is the third largest island in the Mediterranean and with evidence of human activity on the island dating back as far as the 10th millennium […]
September 24, 2017

Hurricane Relief Fund Announced as part of the Citizenship by Investment Programme

Although it is well known that the Hurricane season is upon us, this season makes it the second on record to feature two hurricanes making landfall […]