Caribbean

Jamaica

Jamaica is a mountainous island, It is the third largest island in the Caribbean Sea, after Cuba and Hispaniola. Jamaica is about 235 km long and varies from 35 to 82 km wide. Jamaica was formed when the North American and Caribbean tectonic plates collided about 25...

New Providence Nassau

Nassau is the capital of the Bahamas. It lies on the island of New Providence, with neighbouring Paradise Island accessible via Nassau Harbour bridges.  New Providence Island, principal island of The Bahamas, West Indies. It is located between Andros Island (west) and...

St Kitts & Nevis

St Kitts and Nevis is a two-island country in the West Indies. Located in the Leeward Islands chain of the Lesser Antilles, it is the smallest sovereign state in the Americas. The capital city is Basseterre on the larger island of Saint Kitts. The smaller island of...

Barbuda

Barbuda is one of the 2 major islands that make up the Caribbean nation of Antigua and Barbuda and often described as Antigua’s sister island. There is on dependency, the small island of Redonda. Barbuda, is surrounded by protective reefs, and features a large...

Dominican Republic

Dominican Republic is a country of the West Indies that occupies the eastern two-thirds of Hispaniola, the second largest island of the Greater Antilles chain in the Caribbean Sea. The national capital is Santo Domingo, on the southern coast. The Dominican Republic’s...

Mustique

The West Indies is the location for this 3d chart. Mustique is a small private island and is one of the Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Islands in the West Indies. To the south of the island, and appearing edging off the chart, is Petit Mustique. To the north are the...

Antigua

Antigua is located in the eastern Caribbean Sea. The open Atlantic Ocean lies to the north and east. The shorelines are greatly indented with beaches, lagoons and natural harbours. The island is rimmed by reefs an shoals. The capital is St. John’s and is located...

Barbados

Barbados lies in the North Atlantic Ocean. Despite this, the island is commonly considered to be a Caribbean island and as such it is a major tourist destination. It is the easternmost island of the Lesser Antilles and it is situated to the east of the other West...