Preparing for your trip

How much credit line should I establish?

That will depend on your plans. Contact us and we’ll help you make an estimate. If you establish a credit line that is higher than what you end up using, we refund the unused funds promptly after you leave, usually … Read More

Do I need an international driver’s license?

In order to drive in St Lucia, you will either need an international license or a St Lucian driving permit. If you don’t have or want to get an international license, the car rental agency will issue you a St … Read More

Should I bring any local currency with me?

We suggest you wait until you arrive. There is a currency conversion place at the airport just past the Immigration stands to the right. You can also use US dollars, but the exchange rate is slightly worse than the bank … Read More

Do I need to have an international phone plan?

If you want to be in constant contact using your existing number, you will need an international plan. Most service providers will sell you a short-term international plan. If you don’t mind a temporary, local number, you can purchase a … Read More

How much cash should I bring with me?

Most places that tourists vist accept credit cards. For tipping an incidentals, $100-$200 US should suffice. We usually take $100US with us and then withdraw $500 EC (around $200 US) from an ATM for spending money while we are there. … Read More

My passport expires within six months after my arrival date – is that a problem?

There’s inconsistent information on this, so, to be safe, we recommend that you passport be valid for at least six months after your arriva date. The airlines may deny you boarding if your paassport expires sooner than that.

Do I need a passport?

Yes, you need a passport that is valid for at least six months after your arrival date.