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Sainte-Claire Destination Guide

Discover Sainte-Claire in Guadeloupe

Sainte-Claire in the region of Guadeloupe (general) is a place located in Guadeloupe - some 13 mi or ( 22 km ) North-East of Basse-Terre , the country's capital .

Interactive map of Sainte-Claire

Local time in Sainte-Claire is now 08:38 AM (Tuesday) . The local timezone is named " America/Guadeloupe " with a UTC offset of -4 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Bridgetown, Fort-de-France, Basseterre, Roseau, and Pointe Michel. When in this area, you might want to check out Bridgetown . We discovered some clip posted online . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Are you looking for some initial hints on what might be interesting in Sainte-Claire ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Videos

La guadeloupéenne -Biguine- Abel Beauregard et son Orchestre

2:51 min by Abel Beauregard
Views: 5171 Rating: 4.56

La guadeloupéenne Ce rythme "biguine" vient directement de la ville de Paris dans les années trente et quarante du '900 quand la musique des Antilles ont été sur la scène avec la musique jazz nouvelle ..

plage de STE ANNE en GUADELOUPE 1

3:42 min by ELIANE971
Views: 4135 Rating: 4.43

plage de SAINTE ANNE en GUADELOUPE ..


Si Benzo m'était conté

5:20 min by ilesdeGuadeloupe
Views: 2921 Rating: 5.00

Qui : l'instituteur Mr Benzo Où : Capesterre-Belle-Eau Thème : à travers son histoire, il nous racontera l'importance du conte dans la culture créole... Le cœur de sa vie : la transmission. Retrouvez ..

Temple Hindou à Capesterre-Belle-Eau - Guadeloupe

1:20 min by ggmartine
Views: 1892 Rating: 5.00

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Interesting facts about this location

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 11 km away
Tags: Geography of Guadeloupe, Islands of France, Islands of Guadeloupe, Lesser Antilles

Fort Fleur d'épée

Fort Fleur d'épée is a fortification on Grande-Terre on Guadeloupe. The origins of its name are unknown, though it may correspond to a nickname of a soldier who lived in it. It was built from 1750 to 1763 to a polygonal plan by Vauban in the heights above the town of Gosier, many metres above the bay. It is made up of underground rooms leading to small rooms. The powder magazine and kitchen with a furnace are still visible. It spacious entrance hall now hosts temporary art exhibitions.

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Located at 16.22 -61.51 (Lat./Long.); Less than 12 km away
Tags: Forts in France, History of Guadeloupe

Carbet Falls

Carbet Falls (French: Les chutes du Carbet) is a series of waterfalls on the Carbet River in Guadeloupe, an overseas department of France located in the Leeward Islands of the eastern Caribbean region. Its three cascades are set amid the tropical rainforests on the lower slopes of the volcano La Soufrière. The falls are one of the most popular visitor sites in Guadeloupe, with approximately 400,000 visitors annually. In 1493, Christopher Columbus noted Carbet Falls in his log.

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Located at 16.05 -61.65 (Lat./Long.); Less than 12 km away
Tags: Geography of Guadeloupe, Visitor attractions in Guadeloupe, Waterfalls of France, Waterfalls of North America

Geography of Guadeloupe

The department of Guadeloupe comprises five islands: Guadeloupe island composed of Basse-Terre Island and Grande-Terre (separated from Basse-Terre by a narrow sea channel called salt river) and the dependencies composed by the adjacent French islands of La Désirade, Les Saintes and Marie-Galante. Basse-Terre has a rough volcanic relief whilst Grande-Terre features rolling hills and flat plains. Guadeloupe was formed from multiple volcanoes, of which only Basse-Terre is not extinct.

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Located at 16.25 -61.58 (Lat./Long.); Less than 14 km away
Tags: Geography of Guadeloupe

Guadeloupe

Guadeloupe is a Caribbean island located in the Leeward Islands, in the Lesser Antilles, with a land area of 1,628 square kilometres (629 sq.  mi) and a population of 400,000. It is an overseas region of France, consisting of a single overseas department. Guadeloupe is an integral part of France, as are the other overseas departments. Besides Guadeloupe island, the smaller islands of Marie-Galante, La Désirade, and the Îles des Saintes are included in Guadeloupe.

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Located at 16.25 -61.58 (Lat./Long.); Less than 14 km away
Tags: Archipelagoes of the Caribbean Sea, Caribbean countries, Departments of France, Former British colonies, Former Swedish colonies, French-speaking countries, Guadeloupe, Island countries, Islands of France, Lesser Antilles, Member states of La Francophonie, Outermost regions of the European Union, Overseas departments of France, Regions of France