The unique combination of unspoiled nature, pure Creole joie de vivre and the amenities of comfortable and discreetly integrated hotels in the landscape makes Saint Lucia one of the dream islands in the Caribbean.
Particularly fascinating is the landmark of St. Lucia, the twin volcanic cones, which are already recognizable from afar. The Gros Piton and Petit Piton reach a height of almost 800 meters.
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Saint Lucia is an island nation of the Lesser Antilles in the Southern Caribbean. The microstate has a total area of only 620 km2 and a total coastal length of 158 km. This landmass is approximately 1.9 times the size of Bremen. This makes St. Lucia the 19t smallest country in the Americas and 196th in the world. The proportion of the urban population (19%) is strikingly low.
The highest peak of the country (Mount Gimie) is located at an altitude of 950 meters. The archipelago consists of 8 islands. Saint Lucia has no directly adjacent neighboring countries. The distance between Berlin and the capital Castries is approximately 7,730 km.
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