UNDP and the reality of climate change on Caribbean Islands

As four Category 3 or higher hurricanes have crossed the Atlantic over the past six weeks, leaving devastation in their trail, the impact of...

Marine Trades Association provides “realistic picture”

The St Maarten Marine Trades Association (SMMTA), has launched a new website, as first reported by superyachtnews.com. And according to the SMMTA website, the association,...

Earthquake 30km from St Barts, tremors felt on island

On December 24, at 11:12 am, 5.8-magnitude earthquake was recorded with its epicentre off shore, near Anguilla (population 9,208), 28km north-northeast of St Barts and...

St Barts-Hurricane IRMA disaster relief fund set up

While French government officials confirm Irma’s death toll at 4 on St Maarten but no fatalities on St Barts, the islands are trying to come...

French Overseas Minister requests funds from EU but St Barts not...

On Monday, November 27, French Overseas Minister Annick Girardin travelled to Brussels to request the European Commission activate financial support from Fonds de Solidarité...

New Secretary General at the St Barts Prefecture

Régine Pam has been appointed Secretary General at the St Barthelemy and St Martin Prefecture, by decree of the French President of November 17. A...

St Barts rental with ‘best bathtub view’

TripAdvisor Rentals has picked the world’s Top Ten luxury rentals “with the best bathtub views”. Ranked by price per night, the list of properties range...

French Consulate General hosts hurricane relief fundraiser in NYC

On Wednesday, October 11, the New York Consul General of France, Anne-Claire Legendre (@AClaireLegendre), hosted a fundraising event to support relief efforts for the...