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Do You Prefer Dutch or French?

Although located on the same island, St. Maarten and St. Martin are actually two distinctly separate states. Saint Martin is owned by the French and Sint Maarten is owned by the Dutch, but regardless of who owns what, there are several fun things to do at this port of call! 274 more words


Med school with a view

Sorry, I haven’t posted recently! As exams approach, I usually extend my study hours and use all of my extra free time to squeeze in naps. 377 more words

American University Of The Carribean


How can you afford “The Vacation of Your Dreams”? Guess what? There are ways to travel to those Caribbean island beaches even with limited funds! But first you have to board this surreal monster of a ship to get there! 1,032 more words

Saba: Getting There

There are two ways to get to Saba and I have a feeling they’re both an adventure! We took the WinAir flight from St. Maarten which is a quick 15 minute flight. 646 more words

Preparing To Become An Expat

Sun of a Beach

           One of the highlights of visiting the Caribbean is, of course, the sunshine and beaches. Some beaches were great for relaxing in the middle of a long day in the office (like in St Croix when the ship was docked thirty seconds from the beach) but my favourite was Maho Beach in St Maarten – also known as Airport Beach – famous on YouTube for airplanes descending right over the beach. 63 more words

First Contract - Ports

New on 500px : Supremacy of power by phcastagna

A battle for the supremacy of power committed for hundreds of years between Nature and Humanity. Some men are in the camp of the preservation of our planet, but too little. 90 more words

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