Explore Saba: Your Eco-Escape

Saba has been included in a roundup of eco-friendly destinations to celebrate Earth Month on Forbes.com. Saba is positioned as an amazing escape for those seeking an eco-conscious vacation. The island is highlighted for its multitude of sustainability initiatives, nature-immersive activities like hiking and diving, and the fact that earlier last year the Saba Bank […]

New marina Saba

March 1, 2024 New marina Saba During the first centuries of settlement on Saba, the only way for people and goods to reach the island was the dangerous Ladder Bay. The ships anchored there, after which the passengers had to climb 800 meters up The Ladder, a steep stone staircase. Today it can still be […]

Discovering Saba Island: The Hidden Paradise in the tropical Caribbean

In the world of vacation destinations with beautiful beaches and pleasant temperatures, there are fewer and fewer places that have not been affected by human activity. You may be surprised to learn that one of these magical, pristine places is located just 26 miles south of St. Maarten: the island of Saba. This undiscovered paradise […]

Saba Day

Every year on the first Friday of December Saba commemorates the official launch of the Saban flag, coat of arms and national anthem, which took place on December 6, 1985.  The first Saba Day was held on December 5, 1975. Each year, only island officials were granted a day off for the celebration. Later the […]

Saba Ski Festival

Who would have ever suspected that one day a real ski festival would be held on the Caribbean island of Saba. Recently in May this year Saba had the privilege of hosting a visit from a Nordic ski scout team from the United States. The team, consisting of 4 very experienced Nordic skiers, has conducted […]

Article Mr.Porter: Islands That Feel Like Local Secrets

Just 13 square kilometers and almost 2,000 people (and on one road), the volcanic Dutch Caribbean island of Saba – a 90-minute ferry ride from Sint Maarten – is the kind of place you go when you need a break. There’s not much else to do besides hike through the rainforest, explore tide pools, dive […]

Saba, an island with a lot of special events!

Saba, a special municipality of the Netherlands, is a tiny island that offers a unique Caribbean experience to visitors. Despite its small size, Saba hosts several events throughout the year that showcase its rich culture and heritage. One of the biggest events on Saba is the annual summer Carnival held in The Bottom, the island’s […]

Exploring the Depths of Knowledge: The Sea and Learn Program on Saba

Nestled in the crystalline waters of the Caribbean lies the picturesque island of Saba. While this Dutch Caribbean gem is renowned for its stunning landscapes and idyllic charm, it is also a hub of ecological wonders. One of the most captivating initiatives on the island is the Sea and Learn Program, an educational endeavor that […]

Traveling to Saba is an adventure in its own right!

Embarking on a thrilling journey to the stunning Saba Island is an adventure unlike any other! And what’s more exciting than soaring through the sky to reach this Caribbean gem? With limited options for access, flying to Saba is the ultimate way to kick off your adventure. Imagine taking off from a nearby airport and […]

Save the Coral Reefs

The islands of the Dutch Caribbean have a great wealth of biological diversity.  They host over a hundred species that are unique to one of the islands and are  not found anywhere else in the world (endemic species). They also provide a  refuge for dozens of animal or plant species that are endangered worldwide  and […]