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Rum in Guadeloupe Archipelago 0

Rum

Introduction The Rum is the traditional alcoholic beverage in Guadeloupe Archipelago . The establishment of the rum’s industry in the archipelago dates from few centuries ago. First of all, let’s find out more about...

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Gosier Islet – La Datcha Beach 

Gosier Islet – La Datcha Beach  If you are spending your holiday in Grande-Terre Island, Gosier Islet and La Datcha Beach are 2 interesting spots to explore.  La Datcha Beach La Datcha Beach is...

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Atlantic Ghost Crab

  Atlantic Ghost Crab Atlantic Ghost Crab is a semi terrestrial crab and breathe oxygen from the air through moistened gills. They are called Atlantic Ghost crabs because they are swift runners at a...

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Tamarind

Origin The tamarind is native to tropical Africa, but many other tropical areas of the world cultivate it. This leguminous tree was introduced into India for such a long time, that’s why it has...

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La Grivelière – Coffee Museum

  La Grivelière – Coffee Museum La Grivelière – Coffee Museum is an historical place in Grande Rivière valley, in Vieux-Habitants township. Caféière Saint-Joseph was the former name and became La Grivelière in 1843....

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La Soufrière volcano

La Soufrière volcano: The Tall Lady La Soufrière volcano also known as vié madanm la (the old lady) is the highest mountain peak among the nine volcanoes in the Lesser Antilles. As a famous sightseeing in Guadeloupe Archipelago with...

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Basse-Terre Island

Capital township of Guadeloupe Archipelago Basse-Terre Island is the west part of the biggest and butterfly-shaped island in Guadeloupe Archipelago; it is composed of 16 townships. The southern portion of Basse-Terre Island includes the capital...

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Grande-Terre Island

Grande Terre Island Grande-Terre Island is the East part of the biggest island in Guadeloupe Archipelago and includes 10 townships. This right side of the butterfly-shaped island has a drier microclimate and a less...

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Les Saintes Archipelago

Les Saintes Archipelago : 7 Islets and 2 Islands Les Saintes Archipelago is a dependency of Guadeloupe Archipelago. This small archipelago is composed of 2 main islands: Terre-de-Haut and Terre-de-Bas which are the only ones inhabited....

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La Désirade Island

La Désirade Island: The oldest one in the Lesser Antilles La Désirade Island is an elongated limestone island and is also a dependency of Guadeloupe archipelago. The island is the oldest one in the Lesser...