2 of les Saintes islands are populated: Terre-de-Haut and Terre-de-Bas. When you come to Guadeloupe, you must visit those charming islands. All you need is to jump onto the local ferry leaving from the capital city, Point a Pitre. There are also routes of transportation from St Francois or Trois Rivieres.
The love Twist (Tourment d’Amour)
Jump on the ferry and reach the island in no time. Once you reach the wharf, you will meet with locals selling the local delicacy of the island, the Tourment d’Amour: a cute little pie made of sponge cake with shredded coconut, a pinch of lime zest, a touch of vanilla and a taste of cinnamon sprinkle. This old timer recipe originates from the tradition of the fishermen's wives preparing this delicacy daily for their husbands coming back after a long day of labor at sea, giving them a taste of home.
It is said that this… Read More
In the last three weeks, we’ve seen multiple devastating hurricanes causing widespread damage and destruction throughout the Caribbean and the United States.
First, there was Harvey, which hit the eastern Caribbean as a tropical storm,… Read More
I have heard people say, “All I took on my trip to the Caribbean was a toothbrush and bathing suit." While there are those who can do just that, I am not one of them. I know that I can not be the only one who finds this impossible,… Read More
We all know about those pesky post-vacation blues. but what if there was a way to lessen that after-beach bummed out feeling you get when coming back from an awesome vacation in the Caribbean?
Good news: there is!
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