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Basse-Terre Island

Basse-Terre is the west part of the biggest and butterfly-shaped island in Guadeloupe; it is composed of 16 small towns.

The southern portion of Basse-Terre includes the capital city of Guadeloupe and one of these characteristics is that it’s also called Basse-Terre; consequently you will find all administrative offices such as the prefecture, the regional council, the general council, and the law court. 230 more words



Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.9 Earthquake hits near the east coast of Honshu, Japan.

5.6 Earthquake hits the Guadeloupe region in the Leeward Islands. 30 more words


GUADELOUPE: The French Caribbean Archipelago

Guadeloupe is a French Caribbean archipelago located in the Leeward Islands, in the Lesser Antilles, with a land area of 1,628 square kilometres and an average population of 406000 inhabitants. 398 more words


Thoughts from my mini vacation in Les Saintes (hella old news but relevant all the same)

During the two weeks of vacation we had for Touissant I was able to do some writing and reading as well as visiting places in Guadeloupe. 1,244 more words

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"A Creole Christmas Carol" by Travel writer Nancy Lyon

Nancy Lyon was marked for adventure at 13 when her mother, a bored Indianapolis housewife, took the family station wagon and her four daughters off to Acapulco for the summer with no man, no plan, and no Spanish. 1,225 more words


Créola: Sé le mot du jour!!

I came across an e-magazine, with an interesting name: CRÉOLA<<<Mode Mood Mode>>>. It appears that this is their 2nd Edition; they want “you to take a voyage through age, style and fashion” (Créola, 2014). 233 more words