What is the motto of Martinique?
The motto of Martinique is, La collective au service du pays. This is a French phrase that means, The community service in the country.
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Answer Martinique is one of the Windward Islands. Other islands in the group include Grenada , St. Lucia and St. Vincent and the Grenadines . Martinique, the largest of …the Windward Islands, is the only French island in the group. The highest point on the island of Martinique is Mount Pelee (1,397 m). Its population is approximately 402,000 (2008 estimate). Mount Pelee is a volcano (stratovolcano) which last erupted in May 1902. The eruption of Mount Pelee destroyed the town of Saint Pierre killing thirty thousand of its inhabitants. Early inhabitants of Martinique were Arawak and Carib people from South America. The island was called "Madinina" (Island of Flowers) by the Caribs. Christopher Columbus sighted Martinique in 1493 and visited the island in 1502. French settlers arrived in Martinique in 1635; the island was claimed by France. Slaves were introduced to the French West Indies in 1636. In the mid seventeenth century sugarcane replaced tobacco as the main crop in Martinique. Martinique was officially annexed by France in 1674. The French colony of Guadeloupe became a dependency of Martinique. In 1775 it was decided to administer Guadeloupe and Martinique separately. Martinique came under brief periods of English rule in the eighteenth century and early nineteenth century. Apart from the brief occupations by the British, Martinique remained a French possession. Victor Schoelcher, the French abolitionist, contributed to the end of slavery in the French colonies in 1848. Napoleon's Empress, Josephine (1763-1814), was born at La Pagerie in Martinique. Paul Gauguin (1848-1903), the French artist, visited Martinique. Famous works painted on the island include "Two Women of Martinique". Martinique became a Department of France in 1946. The further status of Region was granted in 1974.
Martinique is a place in the world with banks. I tried looking it up for you guys but it gave me like a whole flipping paragraph on banks. you can look it up yourself. stop be…ing lazy and go look it up on flipping google for gosh sakes and you know what, it is just as easy to look up what u want to know instead of putting something this stupid on here i mean seriously I'm not gonna go on and on about this because i have to find my own info about this dumb country because of history so BYE have a good day :) Its capital is Fort-de France It is in north america
Martinique is an island located in the eastern Caribbean Sea, and its population is 402,000 (historical population 2008 estimate)
Due to the tropical climate, there are many fruits which grow inMartinique. Some of those fruits are bananas, mangoes, pineapple,and guava.
Les tempÃ©ratures de tous les jours sur Martinique varient autour d'une moyenne de 27Â° C, avec au maximum 32 Â° C et quelquefois il VA plus bas que 20 Â° C. De temps …en temps, dans les mois de dÃ©cembre et de janvier, cependant, les tempÃ©ratures peuvent tomber Ã sous 20 Â° C la nuit.
The area of Martinique is 1,128 square kilometers. . The population of Martinique is 436,000 people.
Some of the most famous are the Mount Pelee Volcano (still active), St-Pierre Ruins, and the Volcanological Museum.. Note:In 1902 the former capital city (St-Pierre) was dest…oyed in about 3 minutes by a volcano (Mount Pelee). Out of about 30,000 people, only 1 survived. The night before he had been thrown in jail for drunkness. The thick cell walls prevented him from being killed. Also he travelled with a circus for a while afterwards (I don't know how he escaped).
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you can swim with tamed sting rays and you can feed them.and you can go to the beach too. and the triniday is a fun festival to go to. Its a good place to go for vacation.
La Martinique is a French island in the Carribbean sea. It is not in Hawaii which is in a different ocean.
The Hotel Martinique is a company that provides Hotel Listings, Car Rentals and Cruises for Martinique. Martinique is an island in the Caribbean. On the website, you will find… everything you need to set up a whole vacation in Martinique.