Welcome to
St. Martin!


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The shared Caribbean island of Saint Martin and Sint Maarten is filled with natural beauty. Whether you're interested in seeing the French side or the Dutch side (or a bit of both!)…

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Culture

Both the French and Dutch sides of St. Martin are rich in culture that has been influenced by Africa and Europe. Although…

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Located on one small Caribbean island, French St. Martin shares its space with its Dutch neighbor of the same name; Sint Maarten. While many visitors will enjoy both these islands…

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Things to
See and Do:

There are Many Ways to Have Fun in
St. Martin

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Activities

When planning a trip to the Caribbean, most people imagine themselves lying on the beach with the sun beating down on them and a fruity drink in hand. While this is a great way to…

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Shopping

Shopping is a favorite pastime in St.Martin, so much so that it is common for…

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Nightlife

When it comes to nightlife, St. Martin ranks as one of the top spots in the…

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Fishing

The waters of the Caribbean Sea are home to some of the most popular fishing and boating sites in the world. St.…

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Sailing & Boating

The Caribbean is a popular spot for sailing and yachting adventures. These water…

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Casinos

Warm up your dice throwing hand, because there are numerous opportunities for St.…

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Depending on who you ask, St. Martin is said to have some of the finest snorkeling in the region, or it is said to be a bit lackluster. The best thing to do with this knowledge…

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Landmarks

If you want to explore all that this dual-nation island has to offer, you're in luck. The lack of border control…

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Bikes & Mopeds

Some free spirits prefer to use two wheels rather than four as a way to explore both sides of the small island that is…

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Attractions

There are a plethora of incredible attractions to take in on the dual-nation island of Saint Martin and Sint Maarten. The…

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St. Maarten has become a popular destination for cruise ships, and has a major cruise ship port that welcomes about 650,000 cruise ship passengers a year. The unique port of call,…

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Great Ways to Stay

There are Many Different Accommodation Options in
St. Martin

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Accommodations:

The variety in culture and overall atmosphere of the greater island attracts many tourists to St. Martin. Travelers can spend their time relaxing and soaking up some sun on any of…

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All Inclusive

All-inclusive resorts in the Caribbean are a popular way for families, couples, and groups to enjoy an island virtually…

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Hotels

When you choose to stay on the French side of the island, you'll encounter mainly quaint and quiet properties, though…

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Villa Complexes

Villas and cottages are also available for rent in St. Martin. These forms of rental properties are usually available…

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Villa Rentals

Standalone villas are also a popular choice in St. Martin. You'll find plenty of different villa styles and types. The table directly below shows some key facts regarding the 84…

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Driving

Driving in St. Maarten and St. Martin is a relatively simple task, and most tourists find that navigating their own vehicles…

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Weather in St. Martin

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Being in the tropics, and close to the equator, St. Martin and Sint Maarten experience very little variation in temperature throughout the year. In addition to the temperature,…

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Food

The cuisine of Saint Martin and Sint Maarten is famous for it's skilled chefs and fine cuisine,…

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Weddings in St. Martin:

Planning a St. Martin wedding will allow your big day to be like something out of a fairytale

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If you are seeking an unforgettable wedding experience, you should consider planning to host your big event in beautiful St. Martin/St. Maarten. From spectacular vistas and perfect…

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The variety of culture, food and beautiful white sand beaches make St. Maarten and St. Martin popular destinations in the Caribbean. Whether you choose to arrive by plane, cruise…

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The Economy of St. Martin:

St. Martin's economy now relies on tourism rather than the sugarcane cultivation of days past

Many events in St. Martin's history have shaped the island's economic status, including the rise and fall of the sugarcane industry, the abolition of slavery, and the introduction…

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Planning Your Vacation in St. Martin

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The countries of Sint Maarten and St. Martin are a blending of cultures set on one small island, which makes this island paradise one of the most unique and popular vacationing spots…

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Getting Info

Now that you have chosen St. Martin and St. Maarten as the perfect spot for your tropical island retreat, eager vacationers…

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Budgeting

Whether you stay on Dutch Sint Maarten, French St. Martin, or go between the two, travelers to the island should research…

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Best Time to Visit

Travelers journeying to the peaceful neighbors of St. Martin will be pleased to learn that visiting the island is an…

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Making Decisions

Now that you've researched your vacation to the countries of St. Maarten and St. Martin, tourists have a few more important…

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Booking

The advent and proliferation of the Internet has widened the options for travelers who are looking to book dream vacations…

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Packing

When packing your luggage for your St. Martin vacation, you have a number of decisions to make. From what clothes you'll…

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Passports

St. Maarten and St. Martin are both popular tourism destinations, and visitors are made to feel welcome, but there are…

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Customs

Sint Maarten is the only completely duty free port in the Caribbean and attracts shoppers in swarms to it's duty free…

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Though St. Martin is not considered one of the top snorkeling and diving spots in the Caribbean, there are still plenty of reasons to strap on that dive mask, pull on those flippers,…

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History of St. Martin:

St. Martin is a land conquered and divided between two governments

Long before Christopher Columbus spotted the islands of the Lesser Antilles and what is now known as St. Martin, groups of indigenous people lived on the islands throughout the…

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With so many events and festivals taking place throughout the year, it isn't uncommon to hear of one going on during your stay in St. Martin/St. Maarten. Attending one such…

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Travel Fundamentals for St. Martin

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St. Maarten and St. Martin are two very unique vacation destinations in that one small island shares two different governments and cultural backgrounds. The island, which is the…

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Electricity

Travelers from the United States and Europe will find that they can both use their electrical appliances, but only on…

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Clothing

The attire in St. Martin is generally informal, and ranges from none at all, to relaxed evening wear with a jacket. Still,…

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Currency

Vacationers from the United States and most of Europe should have no problem using their currency, traveler's check, and…

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When visiting St. Maarten and St. Martin, vacationers are sure to need some kind of service, whether it be a bellhop or…

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Hours of Operation

When making plans to visit St. Maarten and St. Martin, it is important for visitors to know the island's basic hours of…

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Telephones

Phone cards, credit card calls, and cellular service can all be found on the island that is home to St. Martin and Sint…

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Postal Services

The local mail service in St. Maarten and St. Martin is pretty slow. Travelers may arrive home before the postcard they…

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Discover the Best
St. Martin
Accommodations for Specific Interests

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Family Vacations

A trip to Saint Martin and Sint Maarten can be a wonderful learning experience for your family. Children can learn how…

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Dining Options

Enjoying the local fare is crucial to having an authentic travel experience. St. Martin offers a diverse array of enjoyable…

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Swimming Pools

Lazing by the pool — it's one of the simple pleasures of vacationing. The hotel's pool is sometimes a nice alternative to…

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Nightlife Options

St. Martin has a stunning setting and plenty to do by day, though few guests realize just how many ways they can party…

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Tennis

The Caribbean may be the world's most relaxing place to play a tough match, with its balmy weather and gorgeous, all-year…

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Spas

There's something about St. Martin. The country where French style meets Caribbean sensibilities to create a unique…

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Air Travel

While there are two airports on St. Martin/St. Maarten, only the one on the Dutch side of the island is capable of handling…

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Ferries

Traveling by ferry between St. Martin and a collection of neighboring islands is not only a less expensive way to see…

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Sailing & Boating

The Caribbean is a popular spot for sailing and yachting adventures. These water sports are particularly popular in St.…

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Best Time to Visit

Travelers journeying to the peaceful neighbors of St. Martin will be pleased to learn that visiting the island is an…

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Without a doubt, there are many accommodations in St. Martin, from low-key inns and cottages to large and lavish resorts. The hotels…

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