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Discover Basseterre in Saint Kitts and Nevis

Basseterre in the region of Saint George Basseterre with its 12,920 habitants is a town located in Saint Kitts and Nevis and is the capital of this country.

Interactive map of Basseterre

Local time in Basseterre is now 10:08 PM (Wednesday) . The local timezone is named " America/St Kitts " with a UTC offset of -4 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Fort-de-France, The Valley, Sandy Point Town, Saint Peter's, and Sadlers. When in this area, you might want to check out Fort-de-France . We found 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 Basseterre ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Saint Kitts (previously known as Saint Christopher Island (Saint-Christophe in French) is an island in the West Indies. The west side of the island borders the Caribbean Sea, and the eastern coast fac ..

St Kitts Carnival Parade New Years Day 2008

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This is the New Year Carnival Parade on the beautiful island of St Kitts ..

St Kitts Airport Terminal View plane spotting (HD 720p)

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a view from the public waiting gallery ..

Warner Park Cricket Stadium in St. Kitts

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Video of Warner Park Cricket Grounds in St Kitts before and after the redevelopment work. View the miraculous transformation of Warner Park into a world class cricket stadium that will host teams from ..

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Interesting facts about this location

Berkeley Memorial

The Berkeley Memorial stands in the centre of the Circus in Basseterre, Saint Kitts and Nevis. The memorial features a drinking fountain as well as a clock. There are four clock faces, each one facing one of the four streets leading to the Circus. It was built in honour of Thomas B.H. Berkeley, a former president of the General Legislative Council in the 1880s.

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Located at 17.30 -62.72 (Lat./Long.); Less than 0 km away
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Independence Square (Basseterre)

Independence Square was named on the occasion of St. Kitts and Nevis achieving political independence on September 19, 1983. Originally called Pall Mall Square, The Government first acquired it in 1750 and it rapidly became the administrative, commercial and social centre of Basseterre. The Square was the site of the slave market. Slaves arriving from Africa were temporarily quartered in the basement of a building on the south side of the Square.

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Located at 17.30 -62.72 (Lat./Long.); Less than 0 km away
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Warner Park Sporting Complex

Warner Park Sporting Complex is an athletic facility in Basseterre, St. Kitts, St. Kitts and Nevis. It includes the Warner Park Stadium, which was one of the hosts for the 2007 Cricket World Cup. It is named after Sir Thomas Warner, the explorer who established the first English colony on St. Kitts. The eastern segment contains the cricket pitch, pavilion, media centre and seating for 4,000 which can be increased with temporary stands to 10,000 for major events.

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Located at 17.30 -62.72 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
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Basseterre, estimated population 15,500 in 2000, is the capital of the Federation of Saint Kitts and Nevis in the West Indies. Geographically, the Basseterre port is located at {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:17|18|N|62|44|W||| |primary |name= }}, on the south western coast of Saint Kitts Island, and it is one of the chief commercial depots of the Leeward Islands.

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Located at 17.30 -62.73 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
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Saint Kitts and Nevis

The Federation of Saint Kitts and Nevis, located in the Leeward Islands, is a federal two-island state in the West Indies. It is the smallest sovereign state in the Americas, in both area and population. The capital city and headquarters of government for the federated state is Basseterre on the larger island of Saint Kitts. The smaller island of Nevis lies about 2 miles (3 km) southeast of Saint Kitts, across a shallow channel called "The Narrows".

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Located at 17.30 -62.73 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Caribbean countries, Constitutional monarchies, English-speaking countries and territories, Federal countries, Former British colonies, Island countries, Lesser Antilles, Liberal democracies, Member states of the Caribbean Community, Member states of the Commonwealth of Nations, Member states of the United Nations, Saint Kitts and Nevis, States and territories established in 1983