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Basse-Terre Island 0

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...

Grande-Terre Island 0

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...

Les Saintes Archipelago 0

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....

La Désirade Island 0

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...

Guadeloupe Archipelago: French Overseas territory 0

Guadeloupe Archipelago: French overseas territory

Guadeloupe Archipelago: French overseas territory Located in the Lesser Antilles, Guadeloupe Archipelago is a French overseas territory. The nearest islands are the British Overseas Territory of Montserrat to the northwest and Dominica to the south. The...

Marie-Galante Island 0

Marie-Galante Island

Marie-Galante Island – The Island of Hundred Windmills Marie-Galante Island is an administrative dependency of Guadeloupe Archipelago. During the 19th century, there were multiple windmills on the island hence the fact that it is...