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Pointe a Pitre!


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Pointe a Pitre

Some of the best dining on the island can be found on the waterfront of Pointe a Pitre, where local seafood combines with traditional French recipes to make a delicious menu of…

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Great Ways to Stay

There are Many Different Accommodation Options in
Pointe a Pitre

Pointe a Pitre

Accommodations:

Point a Pitre is a great example of the quiet nature of Guadeloupe. Although it is the largest city and the center of transportation, there are still only a small number of…

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Pointe a Pitre

Hotels

Located right at the point where Basse Terre and Grand Terre connect, Pointe a Pitre is a very convenient location for…

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You Won't Run Out of Options Vacationing in
Pointe a Pitre

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Pointe a Pitre

Activities:

Guadeloupe's modern port city is Pointe-a-Pitre, where cruise ships come in to dock and tourists enjoy spending their days shopping at the outdoor market. Sightseeing is a…

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Nightlife

Dance the night away in Point a Pitre. The local island style is called Biquine, and Creole costumes are a must.…

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Pointe a Pitre

Attractions

One of the best things about staying in Pointe a Pitre is that there is no excuse not to stay busy. Attractions are…

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Pointe a Pitre

Snorkeling

While many people cite the Leeward side of the island as the top destination for snorkeling in Guadeloupe, Pointe a Pitre…

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Pointe a Pitre

Of the major tourist destinations in Guadeloupe, Pointe a Pitre has the most modern feel to it. Because the city has been burnt down and rebuilt so many times, the old world…

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Pointe a Pitre

Sailing & Boating

It is a wonder how anyone can visit Pointe a Pitre – or anywhere in Guadeloupe – without the desire to spend…

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Travel Planning Fundamentals for
Pointe a Pitre


Pointe a Pitre

Air Travel

Guadeloupe's main international airport is located in Pointe a Pitre, just under two miles north of downtown. Even…

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Pointe a Pitre

Ferries

Ferries play an important role in connecting the main islands of Basse Terre and Grand Terre with outlying islands such…

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Pointe a Pitre

Sailing & Boating

It is a wonder how anyone can visit Pointe a Pitre – or anywhere in Guadeloupe – without the desire to spend…

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