St. Barth Tourism Committee to Host “Shop ’til You Drop”
On June 22, St. Barth will host a “Shop til You Drop” day for attendees of the Women with Purpose Global Summit, created and produced by Amethyst Entertainment, taking place on June 18-22 in St. Martin. Guests will enjoy a shopping spree fit for the rich and famous and an afternoon Ultimate Girlfriends Luncheon Party at various luxurious hotels of St. Barth.
St. Barth is one of the most varied and upscale islands in the Caribbean; with villas, hotels, spas, some of the best restaurants in the Caribbean, a wide choice of leisure activities and nautical sports, prestigious sailing regattas, a full calendar of cultural events, and the irresistible allure of great shopping. In the past two decades, St. Barth has emerged as one of the world’s most elegant and fashionable destinations. Frequented primarily by an upscale clientele, this French Caribbean island attracts discriminating travelers who favor an exclusive vacation spot.
St. Barth is the ideal island to go shopping with total serenity. In Gustavia, the most prestigious luxury brands rub shoulders with young designers whose collections are inspired by life on the island, with informal receptions, memorable parties and elegant relaxation. Interior designer boutiques are filled with objects that range from classic to unusual, often found on expeditions to the four corners of the world. Most of the boutiques are located in Gustavia or St. Jean, and offer duty-free prices.
Fashionistas will find a truly memorable shopping experience at the Cour Vendome, which houses all of the high-end designer brands on the island under one roof: Louis Vuitton, Edgar, Bvlgari, 100% Capri, Renato Nucci, De Grisogono, You and Me , Vibrequin and Excellence des Sens. The latest in haute couture is available at the chicest boutique on the island, Stephane and Bernard.
The Women With Purpose Global Summit for Mind, Body & Soul is an unprecedented invitation-only five day gathering of multi-cultural women who represent the accomplished professional who has achieved at the highest levels, the business-savvy woman who is looking for what’s next, and women with a passion for professional growth and personal development. At the highest level, this Summit encompasses industry experts, media giants and 300 professional women from various professions from around the globe. Set in beautiful St. Martin, the Summit consists of cutting edge seminars, workshops, roundtable discussions, a spa day in Anguilla and a day of high-end girlfriend fun on St. Barth.
Media are invited to be among the 300 multicultural, accomplished women from around the globe who will be attending for five enlightening days in paradise. CNN analyst Soledad O’Brien, OWN Network coach Iyanla Vanzant and CNBC financial expert Carmen Wong Ulrich are confirmed as keynotes. In addition to renowned speakers, industry leaders and breathtaking destinations, this unprecedented gathering offers direct personalized business-to-business meetings and pre-summit introductions.
Prior to the shopping spree on St. Barth, attendees of the Summit will experience a Luncheon, Discussion and Luxe Fashion Show; learn about The Business of Fashion and Beauty and How Your Fashion Decisions Affect Your Business Brand. St. Barth will also host the “Beachfront Closing Reception” from 5:30—7:00 pm at LaSamanna Resort; along with Saint Martin, Sint Maarten, and Anguilla.
For more details on the Summit and registration, visit the website www.womenwithpurposeglobalsummit.com