Caribbean Tourism

Tourist Information

Local Tourist Office

Miss Ernestine Cassell
Director of Tourism
T4912230, F4917430


Tourist Offices Overseas

Canada
New Concepts Canada,
2455 Cawthra Road, Suite 70,
Mississauga Ontario L5A 3PL,
T905-8030131, 800-2244794, F905-8030132

Germany
Montserrat Tourist Board/West India Committee
Lomer Strasse 28, D-22047 Hamburg 70,
T4940-6958846, F4940-3800051

UK
Marketing Services (Travel and Tourism) Ltd,
Suite 433, High Holborn House,
52-54 High Holborn, London WC1V 6RB,
T0171-2423131, F0171-2422838

USA
Medhurst & Associates Inc,
1208 Washington Drive, Centerport, NY 11721,
T516-4250900, 800-6462002, F516-4250903


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The Leeward Islands

The Leeward Islands are a geographical grouping of small, mostly volcanic islands in the northeastern Caribbean. They include French, Dutch...

Excursions

The volcano is now a tourist attraction and when it is not active it is possible to get fairly close to see the grey, ash-covered flanks of...

Culture

The vast majority of the people are of African descent. Before the volcano erupted there was an influx of white Americans, Canadians and...

Hurricanes & Volcanoes

In 1989, Montserrat was devastated by Hurricane Hugo, the first hurricane to strike the island for 61 years. No part of the island was...

Before Travelling

Climate Although tropical, the humidity in Montserrat is low and there is often rain overnight which clears the atmosphere. The average...

Getting Around

Car Driving is on the left. Roads are paved and fairly good, but narrow and twisty. Drivers travel fast, passing on blind corners with much...

Communication

Post Post Office open Mon-Fri 0815-1555, T4912457. The Philatelic Bureau is in Sweeneys, T4912996, F4912042. It has 6 issues a year and a...