Saint Vincent and the Grenadines is a country of 32 beautiful Caribbean islands in the idyllic Caribbean, stretching south from Saint Vincent Island to Grenada. Proud of its French and British colonial history, it is now part of the Commonwealth of Nations and CARICOM.
The island of St. Vincent, originally named Hairouna by the native Caribs, is relatively small, and its mountainous landscape makes getting around a challenge. Its capital is Kingstown and also its main port. Get a true taste of the culture and a true “Vincy” experience by getting a beachfront rental within walking distance of downtown Kingstown.
From your vacation rental enjoy, a variety of eco-adventures in the lush, tropical rainforest of St. Vincent. Follow the Vermont Nature Trail and experience the spectacle of more than 500 parrots in flight. Numerous endemic species make this trail their home. After a delightful animal encounter, return to your luxurious rental home. Take a stroll along a scenic costal path and take pleasure in the numerous waterfalls or hike to Fort Charlotte and be amazed by the views. Challenge yourself by a climbing the Soufriere volcano.
Bequia, pronounced "Beck-way”, is blessed with white sandy beaches, coral reefs, and friendly people. Port Elizabeth is a bustling yachting town. It wraps around admiralty Bay where a picturesque waterside path called the Belmont Walkway is invitingly close to your beachfront rental. Enjoy yachting, scuba diving and snorkelling over coral reefs. Restaurants on Bequia tend to be small, friendly local enterprises most within walking distance of your beachfront rental. Try “goat water” soup, Bitter Lemon a popular soda and Hairoun the local brew. Leave your vacation rental for a relaxing afternoon of jazz and blues at the beach during The Bequia Mount Gay Fest.
The music here is as eclectic as the local food, and genres include calypso, soca, steelpan and reggae. From your vacation rental, experience folk life at its best; string band music, quadrille, bele music and storytelling. Take part in a festival and an opportunity rom your condo rental to interact with the locals. Two of the most celebrated are the Breadfruit festival commemorating the road to freedom and the “Vincy” carnival. Stop at a roadside barbecue on Friday or Saturday night and enjoy the pork and chicken.
A vacation experience of a lifetime is yours here in St. Vincent & The Grenadines.