“Picture what a bona fide tropical island should be – and you’ve got Nevis,” writes Josephine Matyas in the current issue of WEST of the City magazine in Canada.

West of the City MagazineThe January-February 2014 issue of the magazine includes a feature article on our beautiful island home. “GETAWAY:Nevis” will surely inspire Canadian residents to escape the snow and cold weather for our sunny, palm-filled shores.

But it’s more than just a beach that impresses Josephine. She writes about the “unspoiled natural beauty” of the island, the rich history, “authentic feel” and friendly locals – like nature expert Lynnell LIburd and our very own Violet Gumbs who brews a “perfect pot of ginger and honey bush tea” (a technique her grandmother taught her).

Read more about Josephine’s discoveries on the Island of Nevis online at WestoftheCity.com or if you’re in Canada, pick up a copy of the current issue of WEST of the City magazine.