Saint Martin is an island located in the north-east Caribbean measuring 88 square kilometer. St. Martin is rich in cultural as well as ecological diversity. You would find a mixture of French and Dutch cultures throughout the length and breadth of the island, principally owing to the division in 1648 between the French and Dutch.
Pristine forests, colourful coral, rugged and sandy beaches, unique architecture, adventurous water sports, boating marinas, famous restaurants and nightlife, that’s exactly the combination one would want on a vacation.
The tourist season is between December and April when the climate is dry. It is the perfect vacation spot and though there are a variety of accommodations available like hotels, guest houses and holiday residences, the fully equipped St. Martin villa rentals provide the best of luxury and experience.
You would find luxury villas spread all around the Island, making it really difficult to zero down on one that would suit all your expectations. Most of these villa rentals are outfitted with latest paraphernalia keeping the comfort of tourists in mind.
Large villas with more than three bedrooms, in house chef, gym, private swimming pool, and terrace garden, ideal for a big family or a group are quite common along the 37 beaches of the island.
Eateries are a specialty in St Martin; you could just stroll across the boardwalk of Philipsburg checking on the Dutch food available in the restaurants, or explore the French food in Marigot. Your taste palette is sure going to enjoy the native and original tastes of food served on the Island.
Thirty seven small and big beaches sprawl over the Island giving you the freedom to stroll around unhindered, enlightening your body and soul and getting close to nature at its best.
With so much water around you sure would want to kindle the daredevil in you, and to do exactly that the Island is equipped with sporting facility of all kinds. Water sports such as paddle boarding, kite surfing, diving, snorkeling and so on are a common sight here.
The white beaches are safe and it is possible to enjoy the water sports with children too. All you need is a free mind and some adventurous attitude.
If you are a nocturnal person and would want to enjoy your vacation thoroughly from day break through the night, St. Martin just lets you do that. The casinos, discos, beach parties, bars, shows and so on engage you throughout the nights.
The French side of the Island has more fun such as the costume parades, large feasts and of course great music, the Dutch side competes with the famous sail boat competition which has sailboats coming from all around the world to compete.
Vacations when planned carefully would be very successful in revitalizing you so that you would return home with a new vigor to live a better and quality life. It takes some research to find the right place to visit and the best place to stay while in vacation, when these are done with care you sure are going to make a great hit with your vacation.