Martinique is a rugged Caribbean island that’s part of the Lesser Antilles. An overseas region of France, its culture reflects a distinctive blend of French and West Indian influences. Its largest town, Fort-de-France, features steep hills, narrow streets and La Savane, a garden bordered by shops and cafes. In the garden is a statue of island native Joséphine de Beauharnais, first wife of Napoleon Bonaparte.
"Martinique ( MAR-tin-EEK, French: [maʁtinik] (listen); Martinican Creole: Matnik or Matinik) is an island which is part of the French Republic, located in the Lesser Antilles of the West Indies in the eastern Caribbean Sea, with a land area of 1,128 square kilometres (436 sq mi) and a population of 376,480 inhabitants as of January 2016. It is an overseas territorial collectivity of the French Republic. One of the Windward Islands, it is directly north of Saint Lucia, northwest of Barbados and south of Dominica. Martinique is also an Outermost Region (OMR) of European Union as a special territories of the European Union and the currency in use is the euro.
Virtually the entire population speaks both French, the only official language and Martinican Creole, an Antillean Creole." Wikipedia
Like a scene out of jurasic park, a beautiful area of the island.
Such a cute little village with all the French goodies you’d find in France.
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