you looking for a bit of caribbean sun on a warm beach to escape
the cold, to spend your honeymoon or just to take a break from
Have you heard the winds whispering tales of clear
blue waters, sandy beaches and sunshine? Pay attention to them
to discover a vacation destination designed by nature to make
your dreams come true.
in the Caribbean Sea
is a crescent-shaped string of jewel-like islands that rise out of the Caribbean
Sea between Puerto Rico and Trinidad and Tobago. These bits of land rooted in
the warm waters of the Caribbean are blessed with irreproachable beauty, consistently
sun-kissed days, soft white sand beaches. These islands have an eden-like quality
equally suited to both romantic getaways and adventure trips.
a preeminent position among this distinguished group is St.
Lucia, known as the "Helen of the West Indies"; it is indeed the
face that could launch 1,000 ships or, more accurately, attract them.
an artist was commissioned to paint the perfect beach, the beaches of St. Lucia
would surely populate the canvas: Dazzling ivory-white sand shaded by great, towering
palm trees and surrounded by a seemingly endless palette of every shade of blue
is on such a beach that you'll find every variety of accommodation ranging from seaside inns to all-inclusive resorts offering a full roster
of daily activities for kids and families as well as evening entertainment.
From beautiful beaches to stunning landscapes, St. Lucia has it all.
light for this trip to paradise. No matter what season you choose for your vacation,
this island promises wonderful weather. St. Lucia lies facing the calm, soothing
equatorial Trade Winds and, as a result, enjoys consistently warm, fair temperatures
with little or no humidity.
Springs and a Drive-In Volcano
Lucia's landscape is at once dramatically spectacular and humbly subdued. Its
most notable landmark is the twin Pitons that soar from sea level to more than
2,600 feet before dissolving into lush green valleys, thick rainforest and large
peaks are physical evidence of the underwater volcanic activity that produced
these magnificent islands and continue to breathe great pockets of warm water,
ideal for snorkeling and diving or just soaking in natural hot springs. Another
must-see is the world's only "drive-in" volcano, found in Soufriere.
Best Things Come In Small Packages
its modest size, just 43km x 22km, St. Lucia is bedecked with every possible temptation
to attract the discriminating holidaymaker. From its welcoming atmosphere and
friendly residents to its extreme natural beauty, there is little wonder that
St. Lucia is a favourite of the luxury cruising sect. Offering up far more appeal
and pleasure than can be enjoyed in a brief cruise stop, St. Lucia is now a featured
resort destination of Transat Holidays.