Sunday, November 21, 2010

Martinique, Tourism, Beaches, Carnival !!!

Martinique is an island of French speaking people in the eastern Caribbean Sea.It has a population of around 400,000.
Les Anses d'Arlet, Martinique
Christopher Columbus charted the island in 1493, making the region known to European interests, but it was not until June 15, 1502, on his fourth voyage, that he actually landed, leaving several pigs and goats on the island.Not settled by Europeans until September 1, 1635whenthe French landed on Martinique with eighty to one hundred French settlers.
Rain Forest in Martinique
Martinique Tourism site


Martinique Beach


Carnival ! ! !