Saint-Martin is a unique island
: indeed, it is the smallest region in the world to be shared by two nations: France and Holland. You can circulate freely between thetwo jurisdictions: There are no customs or formalities to go through to cross from one side to the other.
One, simple memorial marks the frontier between the two territories of Saint-Martin and Sint-Maarten.
Today, the island welcomes people from diverse backgrounds and cultures : No less than 40 different nationalities live here in peaceful harmony.
With its many qualities, Saint-Martin is an ideal island for tourists - the island of every pleasure.
With its duty-free shopping, the French capital of Marigot offers a wonderful, inviting window onto the most famous jewelers and high fashion houses filled with their prestigious collections.
With its superb beaches, luxurious hotels, renowned restaurants, and innumerable daytime and night time activities, Saint-Martin is the island where the most extravagant and Epicurean vacations can be had.
Proof of this can be seen in the island's ever-increasing renown.
By air, Saint-Martin is 45 minutes from Pointe-ŕ-Pitre on Guadeloupe.