Hotels, Hostels, and Youth Hostels in Guadeloupe.
has been a French possession since 1635. The island of Saint
Martin is shared with the Netherlands; its southern portion is
named Sint Maarten and is part of the Netherlands Antilles and
its northern portion is named Saint-Martin and is part of Guadeloupe
in the eastern Caribbean Sea, southeast of Puerto Rico
tempered by trade winds; moderately high humidity
Antilles (Sint Maarten) 10.2 km
island Guadeloupe, discovered by Christopher Columbus in 1493,
is made a French Overseas Department on march 19th 1946,
then a Region in 1974.
Six other islands belong to the archipelago of Guadeloupe:
Les Saintes, la Désirade, Petite Terre, Marie Galante, and
finally in the north Saint Martin (split into a French and a
Netherland section) and Saint Barth.
Guadeloupe hotels, hostels and youth hostels worldwide. June 25