"Martinique des anses aux mornes (bays to hills)" Top 5 Page for this destination Martinique by XenoHumph
Martinique Travel Guide: 125 reviews and 352 photos
The South has the most famous beaches, is drier and less mountaineous than the North.
The northern part of the island is more mountainous and rainy. Its history is dominated by the eruption of the volcano Montagne Pelée which destroyed Saint Pierre in 1902.
Martinique is located in the lesser Caribbean (Petites Antilles in French). It belongs to France. It has a tropical humid weather which is quite pleasant throughout the year, especially on the hills (mornes) where a breeze is always felt.
- Pros:Sea & mountain, beach & hiking, beautiful tropical island
- Cons:Narrow twisty steep roads
Do not believe the "recent" guidebooks, like my two "2010" ones, suggesting that you can visit the plantation Habitation... more travel advice
In construction Awsome views on the coast, secluded beaches and cliffs Tropical himid forest narrow muddy and slick... more travel advice
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