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Saint Martin Tourist Information

Saint Martin Tourist Information Local Tourist Office: Rte de Sandy Ground - Marigot 97150 Saint Martin Tel:(590) (0) 590 87 57 21 Fax:(590) (0) 59087 56 43 e-mail: i...@st-martin.org web: www.st-martin.org Tourist Offices Abroad USA: 675 Third Avenue, suite 1807 New York, NY 10017 Tel: 646 227 9440 Fax: 646 227 9448 e-mail: nyof...@st-martin.org France: 30, rue Saint Marc 75002 Paris...

Marigot - The capital of French Saint-Martin

Marigot - The capital of French Saint-Martin The capital of French Saint-Martin, lies between Simpson Bay Lagoon and the Caribbean sea. (‘Marigot’ is a French West Indian word meaning a spot from which rain water does not drain off, and forms marshy pools.) Shopping is good. Boutiques offer French prêt-à-porter fashions and St-Barts batiks, and gift shops sell liqueurs, perfumes, and cosmetics at...

The French Antilles or French Caribbean Islands

The French Antilles or French Caribbean Islands The French Antilles or French Caribbean Islands form two Départements d’Outremer: one comprises Martinique, and the other Guadeloupe with its offshore group, Marie-Galante, Les Saintes, La Désirade, and two more distant islands, Saint-Barthélémy and the French part of Saint-Martin (shared with the Dutch). Geographically, the main islands form the north...