Saint Lucia is an Eastern Caribbean island nation with a pair of dramatically tapered mountains, the Pitons, on its west coast. Blessed by nature, St Lucia has geographic and cultural riches enough to embarrass far bigger nations. Notwithstanding, it remains a down-to-earth place that wears its breathtaking beauty with nonchalance.
With miles of unspoiled rainforest, dramatic mountain ranges and rugged coastline, a luxury holiday to St Lucia is not your typical Caribbean Island experience. However, Saint Lucia appeals to all the senses with some of the most uplifting attractions in the Caribbean. With sumptuous spas, delicious dining and a world-class choice of accommodation.
Interesting facts about St Lucia:
- In the 17th and 18th centuries, the island changed hands between the British and the French 14 times.
- St Lucia is the only country in the world named after a woman.
- The year-round temperature in St Lucia remains in the average range of about 27ºC (80ºF).