Martinique

Martinique, much more than beaches ...

Martinique, much more than beaches ...

In the collective imagination, Martinique inevitably evokes magnificent sandy beaches bordered by palm trees and lush green landscapes. If the postcard is true, […]

Chanté Nwèl: Métis Christmas in Martinique

Chanté Nwèl: Métis Christmas in Martinique

A true popular festival, the Chanté Nwèl arouse the enthusiasm of Martinicans during the holiday season. All over the island, groups perform hymns and popular […]

Formalities before departure Martinique

Formalities before departure Martinique

Formalities before departure Martinique Entry formalities - We are still in France: a ID card or a passport valid is sufficient for Europeans and Swiss who limit themselves to the French islands. - For those who disBritish, on the other hand, a passport […]

Where to eat, gastronomy and drinks Martinique

Where to eat, gastronomy and drinks Martinique

Where to eat, gastronomy and drinks Martinique Kitchen A myth to be dispelled: the rare pearl that prepares typical dishes at low prices just for you. Prices are roughly the same throughout the island, except for a few more upscale restaurants. Many restaurants […]

Practical life on site Martinique

Practical life on site Martinique

Practical life on site Martinique Time difference The de-France. Language Hissing, singing, all in vowels (the “rs” are retracted) and without roughness, with the endings a little dragged like a hammock swinging: the Creole accent is already the islands. It's […]

Geography and landscapes Martinique

Geography and landscapes Martinique

Geography and landscapes Martinique Martinique is located in the center of the Caribbean archipelago, 7 km from France. It is a fairly small island, 000 km long and barely 64 km wide, dominated by Mount Pelée which rises to 30 m. However, it occupies 2nd […]

Martinique identity card

Martinique identity card

Martinique identity card - Location: collectivity Area: 1 130 km² Location: toaméLucie. As for Pre-France. - Population:  Density: 318 inhab./km². Economy Long before the euro, sugar was the first international currency of exchange, and the West […]

Martinique transport and travel

Martinique transport and travel

Martinique transport and travel In proportion to the end, the waiting times for connections and the lack of information do not encourage tourists to use them. Traffic jams The boat remains the best way to reach the city center of Fort-de-France when you […]

Recommended routes Martinique

Recommended routes Martinique

Recommended routes Martinique A week in Martinique Fort-de-France Stroll in the city The large market and fish market Fort Saint-Louis Regional Museum of History and Ethnography In the surroundings: the church of Balata and the garden of Balata The Trois-Îlets The […]

Health and safety Martinique

Health and safety Martinique

Health and safety Martinique Health - If something goes wrong, the Samu number is 15. French department, Martinique is subject to the same health standards and regulations as the mainland. As a result, do not forget to bring your Vitale card in case you […]

Climate, seasons and weather Martinique

Climate, seasons and weather Martinique

Climate, seasons and weather Martinique Lots of sun, rain, healthy air, under 26 ° C during the dry season. However, freshness exists in the heights. As you climb Mount Pelée, you will discover several climatic stages, each with its specific vegetation. […]

Money and budget Martinique

Money and budget Martinique

Money and budget Martinique Currency, means of payment The currency is of course theeuro (€). - payment cards are accepted in most shops. But beware, this is hardly ever the case in lodges and guest rooms and, of course, in small breasts. It is better […]

Martinique thematic itineraries

Martinique thematic itineraries

Martinique thematic itineraries With family, with children Do not ask yourself the question any longer: Martinique is the ideal destination for a family trip. Gardens, beaches and fun outings will occupy young and old. In La Trinité, visit Bonneville Gardens […]

Culture and arts Martinique

Culture and arts Martinique

Culture and arts Martinique Creole habitat The houses  A dwelling, in the former colonies, was the name given to both built and unbuilt heritage: a agricultural exploitation, first, gathered around the house of the main inhabitant, the master of slaves. […]

Where to sleep, hotels and accommodation Martinique

Where to sleep, hotels and accommodation Martinique

Where to sleep, hotels and accommodation Martinique Camp Sites Wild camping is prohibited and it doesn & rsquoAnne. Bed The lodging, labeled or not, remains the most suitable formula on the scale and pace of life in Martinique. You will remain independent, […]

Martinique traditions and customs

Martinique traditions and customs

Martinique traditions and customs Holidays and public holidays The nightlife in n & rsquode-France and the surrounding area is there to satisfy above all the pleasure of young city dwellers, to which a few die-hard holidaymakers are mingled who cannot […]

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