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Grande Anse Destination Guide

Explore Grande Anse in Martinique.

Grande Anse in the region of Martinique is located in Martinique - some 10 mi (or 16 km) North-West of Fort-de-France, the country's capital city.

Map of the area of Grande Anse in Martinique

Time in Grande Anse is now 05:22 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "America / Martinique" with an UTC offset of -4 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Bridgetown, Schoelcher, Saint-Pierre, Saint-Joseph, Le Trou or Charlotte Amalie. Since you are here already, consider visiting . We saw some hobby films in the internet. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

28°C / 83 °F Moderate rain
Morning Temperature 25°C / 76 °F
Evening Temperature 29°C / 84 °F
Night Temperature 29°C / 84 °F
Chance of rainfall 4%
Air Humidity 96%
Air Pressure 1025 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 12 km/h (7 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 12% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Sunday, 24th of September 2017
Light rain, moderate breeze, broken clouds.
Light rain Day: 29°C (85 °F)
Night: 29°C (84 °F)
Monday, 25th of September 2017
Light rain, moderate breeze, scattered clouds.
Light rain Day: 28°C (82 °F)
Night: 28°C (82 °F)
Tuesday, 26th of September 2017
Light rain, gentle breeze, scattered clouds.
Light rain Day: 29°C (85 °F)
Night: 28°C (82 °F)

Videos

Leeward and Windward Islands of the Cari...

02:44 min ( August 11, 2011 by TravelVideoSource)
Views: 413 - Rating: 5/5

From the www.VideoSource.com Global Village Travel Guide and DVD, "Caribbean". Stock footage available from http Transcript: The British Leeward Islands once were all colonies, but today the only ones...

Sugarcane coconut and caribbean sailing

06:13 min ( May 07, 2009 by CaroonaProduktion)
Views: 603 - Rating: 5/5

Caribbean Feeling - mit der Segelyacht Caroona unterwegs in der Karibik - und dabei genießen wir gerne einen Sundowner. Schau mal rein und besuch mit uns die Westindies mit den vielen Rum Destillerie...


St Pierre Martinique

00:31 min ( February 19, 2011 by recgeog2009)
Views: 217 - Rating: 0/5

Balade en bateau

01:06 min ( April 26, 2009 by pierreNi31)
Views: 237 - Rating: 0/5

Grâce au zodiac de Cyril, nous allons plonger au sud du Carbet, Martinique, par mister dust


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Grande Anse during the next days.

29
Sep
2017

Wild Side Present GEM W/ Secret Cinema, Egbert, Reinier Zonneveld

Beginning: 11:00 pm (23:00).
More on eventful.com.


Interesting facts about this location

Carbet Mountains

The Carbet Mountains (French: Pitons Du Carbet, or Carbet Nails) are a massif of volcanic origin on the Caribbean island of Martinique. The Carbet Mountains occupy an 80 km long path through the centre of the island, and include some of its highest peaks, though Martinique's highest point Mount Pelée is not part of the range. The mountains are a popular tourist site and hiking and climbing destination.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 14.7, -61.18 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Geography of Martinique, Mountain ranges of Central America and the Caribbean, Mountain ranges of France, Volcanoes of Martinique

Battle of Martinique (1779)

The Combat de la Martinique, or Battle of Martinique, was a naval encounter on 18 December 1779 between a British squadron under Admiral Hyde Parker and a French squadron under Admiral Toussaint-Guillaume Picquet de la Motte near the island of Martinique in the West Indies.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 14.7, -61.18 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Battles of the American Revolutionary War, Conflicts in 1779, History of Martinique, Naval battles involving France, Naval battles involving Great Britain

Stade Louis Achille

Stade Louis Achille is a multi-use stadium in Fort-de-France, Martinique. It is currently used mostly for football matches and hosts the home games of Good Luck. The stadium holds 9,000 people.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 14.7, -61.18 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Football venues in Martinique

St. Louis Cathedral, Fort-de-France

Fort-de-France Cathedral (Cathédrale Saint-Louis de Fort-de-France) is a Roman Catholic cathedral, and a national monument of France, located in the town of Fort-de-France, capital of Martinique. The architect was the Parisian Pierre-Henri Picq. This is the seventh church to have stood on the site, and although Picq had been commissioned to build a structure that could survive Martinique's plagues of fire, hurricanes and earthquakes, he built it entirely out of wood.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 14.7, -61.18 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Martinique, Cathedrals in France, Official historical monuments of France

Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Fort-de-France

The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Fort-de-France (Latin: Archidioecesis Arcis Gallicae et S. Petri o Martinicensis) is an Archdiocese of the Latin Rite of the Roman Catholic Church in the Caribbean. The Archdiocese comprises the entirety of the former French dependency of Martinique. The Archdiocese is the Metropolitan for the suffragan dioceses of Cayenne and Basse-Terre, and is a member of the Antilles Episcopal Conference.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 14.7, -61.18 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:Religion in Martinique, Roman Catholic dioceses in the Caribbean

Quote of the moment

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