St. Barthelemy Travel Guide
Saint-Barthélemy, also called Saint Bart’s, island of the Lesser Antilles in the eastern Caribbean Sea. It is one of the four territories referred to as the Leeward Islands, the others being the French West Indies, Guadeloupe, and Martinique. St Barts is located, south-east of the island of Saint Martin and roughly east of Puerto Rico. It is an overseas collectivity of France.
It is a mountainous, volcanic island, fully encircled by shallow reefs.
The island is a popular holiday destination for the rich and famous with its tropical landscape of silky sand beaches, towering mountainous backdrop, windswept cliffs, green hills, and azure bays dotted with yachts.