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Le Marquis Destination Guide

Touring Le Marquis in Guadeloupe

Le Marquis in the region of Guadeloupe (general) is a city located in Guadeloupe - some 9 mi or ( 15 km ) North-West of Basse-Terre , the country's capital city .

Interactive map of Le Marquis

Time in Le Marquis is now 11:28 PM (Monday) . The local timezone is named " America/Guadeloupe " with a UTC offset of -4 hours. Depending on your travel resources, these more prominent places might be interesting for you: Bridgetown, Fort-de-France, Basseterre, Roseau, and Pointe Michel. Being here already, consider visiting Bridgetown . We collected some hobby film on the internet . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Check out our recomendations for Le Marquis ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Natalie Tran in the Caribbean with Lonely Planet

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The beach - Langley Hotel Fort Royal

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The restaurant - Langley Hotel Fort Royal

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Doubleroom with balcony - Langley Hotel Fort Royal

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Interesting facts about this location

Action of 22 January 1809

The Action of 22 January 1809 was a minor naval engagement fought off the Caribbean island of Guadeloupe during the Napoleonic Wars. The action was fought as part of the blockade of Guadeloupe and neighbouring Martinique by a large British Royal Navy squadron, which was seeking to cut the islands off from contact and supplies from France by preventing the passage of shipping from Europe to the islands.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 16.21 -61.80 (Lat./Long.); Less than 11 km away
Tags: Battles involving France, Battles involving the United Kingdom, Conflicts in 1809, Naval battles of the Napoleonic Wars

Basse-Terre Island

For the largest city on the island of Basse-Terre and capital of Guadeloupe, see Basse-Terre. For the capital of Saint Kitts and Nevis see Basseterre. Basse-Terre Island (French: île de Basse-Terre or île de la Basse-Terre) is the name of the western-half of Guadeloupe proper, in the Lesser Antilles. It is separated from the other half of Guadeloupe proper, Grande-Terre, by a narrow sea channel called the Rivière Salée. Basse-Terre Island has a land area of 847.82 km² (327.35 sq. miles).

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 16.15 -61.68 (Lat./Long.); Less than 12 km away
Tags: Geography of Guadeloupe, Islands of France, Islands of Guadeloupe, Lesser Antilles

Stade St. Claude

Stade St. Claude is a multi-use stadium in Basse-Terre, Guadeloupe. The stadium is home to the Guadeloupe national football team. It is currently used mostly for football matches. The stadium holds 10,000. It is currently used by football teams Racing Club de Basse-Terre and La Gauloise de Basse-Terre.

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Located at 16.01 -61.74 (Lat./Long.); Less than 13 km away
Tags: Football venues in Guadeloupe, National stadiums

Arrondissement of Basse-Terre

The arrondissement of Basse-Terre is an arrondissement of France in the Guadeloupe department in the Guadeloupe region. It has 17 cantons and 18 communes.

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Located at 16.00 -61.73 (Lat./Long.); Less than 14 km away
Tags: Arrondissements of Guadeloupe, Les Saintes representation into Guadeloupe administration

Roman Catholic Diocese of Basse-Terre

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Basse-Terre (Latin: Dioecesis Imae Telluris et Petrirostrensis) is a diocese of the Latin Rite of the Roman Catholic Church in the Caribbean. The diocese comprises the entirety of the former French dependency of Guadeloupe. The diocese is a suffragan of the Archdiocese of Fort-de-France, and is a member of the Antilles Episcopal Conference.

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Located at 16.00 -61.73 (Lat./Long.); Less than 15 km away
Tags: Religious organizations established in 1850, Roman Catholic Church in Guadeloupe, Roman Catholic dioceses and prelatures established in the 19th century, Roman Catholic dioceses in the Caribbean