St. Maarten Showcased Across Major North American Networks



Syndicated daytime talk show “Live with Kelly and Ryan” features island trip giveaway

Philipsburg, St. Maarten – On Tuesday, May 25, St. Maarten was seen in millions of homes across North America as the featured trip giveaway on the number one rated and nationally syndicated daytime talk show “Live with Kelly and Ryan”.

The exposure is part of St. Maarten Tourism Bureau’s efforts in conjunction with Diamond Public Relations to heighten the island’s presence in the United States and generate new interest and demand.

Oyster Bay Beach Resort partnered to provide the hotel stay prize package, which the celebrity hosts outlined in detail as images of the resort aired to millions of viewers. This is the first of three trip giveaways to the destination, with two more trips to St. Maarten set to be featured on the prize wheel this season in the ‘Ready, Set, Grow Trivia’ segment.

“We are thrilled and proud to see St. Maarten being featured on such a renowned television program in North America,” said May-Ling Chun, Director of Tourism, of the St. Maarten Tourism Bureau. “As part of our dedicated tourism recovery strategy, we will continue to pursue initiatives of this caliber in order to bring our partners varied opportunities as well as showcase the destination and our unique offerings as travelers begin exploring again.”

Tuesday’s show, featuring both St. Maarten and Oyster Bay Beach Resort, can be viewed online at

About St. Maarten:
The charismatic, ever-cultural Caribbean island nation of St. Maarten continues on a bright path forward, welcoming curious visitors inspired to renew their passion for life via nature-immersive, wellness, and experiential travel opportunities.

Occupying the southern part of the island it shares with French overseas territory Saint Martin, the beloved, Dutch-owned Caribbean destination offers inspirited travelers one of the region’s most diverse menus of multicultural experiences — a coveted hub where quintessential island vibes meet incomparable Caribbean cosmopolitan flair — inclusive of the color-laden capital of Philipsburg, serene lagoons, 37 sundry beaches, fascinating salt pans, and beyond.

From the snorkeler to the shopper, from the surfer to the foodie, from the thrill seeker to the history enthusiast, in St. Maarten, all lifestyles find their place under the sun. For more information, please visit