An unusual fruit, the carambole, can be bought in Pointe-à-Pitre. The location of the markets is given above. Good Mamouth Supermarket near Le Raizet airport 3.50F by bus from Pointe-à-Pitre.
There are lots of hypermarkets just like in France, stocked with excellent cheese counters and massive wine departments (both French only of course). They also sell chemist sundries, toys, electrical equipment, film, cameras etc. Most have film processing facilities where prints will be ready in 24 hours or less. Generally open Monday to Saturday 0800-2030. Expensive, everything imported from France. In Gosier there is a supermarket on the road to Plage de l’Anse Canot, open on Sunday, otherwise hypermarkets are better value and cleaner.
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In the Leeward Islands north of Dominica, Guadeloupe is one of seven destinations that combine to form a full-fledged region of France in...
* Air Canada.
* Air France.
* Air Caraibes.
* American Eagle.
* Continental Airlines.
* Delta Air Lines...
* Banque des Antilles Francaises.
* Banque Nationale de Paris.
* Credit Martiuie.
* Credit Agricole.
Guadeloupe is 1,845 mls from New York, 4,360 mls from Paris, 2,138 mls from Montreal and 310 mls from San Juan. It is an...
Restaurants available-Local. Creole. French. Service charge is usually added to bill, otherwise tipping is at your discretion....
In Guadeloupe (Main Office):
Office du Tourisme de Marie-Galante
Rue du Fort - B.P. 15 - 97112 Grand Bourg de Marie-...
Guadeloupe (1,510 square kilometres) is really two islands, Basse-Terre and Grande-Terre, separated by the narrow bridged strait of the...