St. Maarten unaffected by Isaac

The St. Maarten Tourist Bureau has issued an advisory update informing travellers that the island was unaffected by Tropical Storm Isaac that passed by St. Maarten on Wednesday (Aug. 22). “St. Maarten was unscathed by Tropical Storm Isaac and all hotels, businesses, schools and the airport remain fully operational,”said Augusto Priest, acting director of tourism for the St. Maarten Tourist Bureau. (