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Saint Lucia

St. Lucia The island of St. Lucia is for travelers seeking pleasure and enrichment through the wonder of the undiscovered, the adventure of the unfamiliar, the freshness of the unspoiled and the stimulation of the exotic. This is a great destination with great underwater activities, ideal to explore with a special person or with the whole family.

Area: 616 Km²
Population: 158.200 (2001 est.)
Density: 257 pop/Km²

System of government: Constitutional Monarchy
Capital: Castries (55.000 pop.)
Major cities: -
Ethnic majority: Black and mulatto 96%, Indian 3%, White 1%
Border countries: -

Principal mountains: Mount Gimie 950 m
Principal rivers: Troumasse
Principal lakes: -
Principal islands: Saint Lucia 616 Km²
Climate: Tropical

Language: English (official), French Patois
Religion: Catholic 90%
Currency: East Caribbean Dollar (XCD)

Fixed public holidays: 1/1, 2/1, 22/2, 1/5, 1/11, 2/11, 22/11, 13/12, 25/12, 26/12
Dialling code: 001-758
GMT: -4

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