Most interesting landmarks of Saint Barthelemy
Saint Barthélemy is an overseas collectivity of France.
This small Caribbean island has rather dry climate and no rivers. It has beautiful landscape and numerous red roofed houses, often from colonial times.
There are not too many landmarks. Interesting is Gustavia – historical port town in beautiful natural setting, surrounding small bay. Three forts (rebuilt or in ruins now) guard Gustavia, there are also some historical churches from the 19th century.
Island is a popular destination for affluent people of the world, high prized property is David Rockefeller’s Estate, now – a property of Roman Abramovich, bought for 89 million $.
Described landmarks of Saint Barthelemy
The Ultimate Guide to the Tables of St. Barthélemy — Paradise Found tells the stories of eighteen of the most popular restaurants on the island and, in the process, gives you an insider look into St. Barthélemy, its people and the fantastic culinary scene for which the island is justly renowned.