St. Barthelemy Journals

St. Barthelemy

A February 2004 trip to St. Barthelemy by youngtraveler16

Quote: This journal describes what I consider to be the greatest and best place I have found, and I have visited many places. This tiny island of only 8 square miles is a place that a person must get to in their lifetime.

St. Barthelemy

Overview

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Saint Barts has many highlights that you cannot avoid seeing. The first would be one of the very tiny runways which lead right off to a beach, and yes, there have been a few planes that ended up in the ocean. This runway is so small that the largest airplane only has 14 seats. The views are what attract most people, with almost every villa having a panoramic view of the ocean, or what is one of the most beautiful harbors in the world. Surrounding the harbor is Gustavia, the largest town on the island, though it is very tiny and really the only town. In this town, you will find most of the designer names, like Cartier, Prada, and many more. Another highlight is the beaches, though some are hard...Read More

La Marine

Restaurant

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This is one of my favorites on the island. They serve some of the best seafood on St. Barts. The service is good and attentive. The restaurant is located on the harbor and gives you a great view of the yachts on the other side. The seafood is usually caught that day. This is truly a great restaurant.

Member Rating 5 out of 5 on February 11, 2005

About the Writer

youngtraveler16

youngtraveler16
Bloomfield Hills, Michigan