West Indies

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The Caribbean is an area within the Caribbean Sea, and is located southeast of the mainland North America. The islands in this area were discovered by Christopher Columbus. He named them the West Indies. The area covers approximately 7,000 islands.
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The ABC (Aruba, Bonaire and Curacao) group is great for visiting inthe summer. Great beaches, lost of sun, nice people.
The societies ( societés ) of Saint Lucia are two historic associations on the Antillean island country of Saint Lucia, La Woz ("The Rose") and La Magwit ("The Marguerite"). Ostensibly based around singing the virtues of the rose and marguerite flowers, the societies are intense rivals, and...
the Bahamas is the richest with over 20,000 (GDP)
Basically six: Indians, Africans, Amerindians, Chinese, Portuguese and Europeans
the triangular trade was trade that started in Africa than the carribean islands then America some things that were trade were slaves gold ivory and raw materials and etc.
the slaves were taken from west Africa to provide labour in the new world
Nothing. It was ceded to the US after the Spanish-American War. A token payment of $20 million was attached to the Paris Treaty to window dress the negotiations so that it would look less like a back alley heist.
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It is larger than Delaware and Rhode Island combined.
The major ethnic group in the Caribbean is people of Africandescent. Other major ethnic groups are people of Asian and Europeandescent.
i am 99.999999999% sure its called "libreria nacional de puerto rico".
Aruba, Bonaire, and Curaçao are known as the ABC Islands . They're the three westernmost islands of the Leeward Antilles in the Caribbean Sea. Aruba is the smallest of the three at 74.5 square miles [193 square kilometers]. Curaçao is the largest at 171.4 square miles [444 square kilometers]. ...
No it is a US Territory.
It is not on a continent it is located between North and South America.
The island of Hispaniola is shared by the Dominican Republic and Haiti.
No, it is in the Caribbean.
The French colonization of the Americas began in the 16th century by norma
The elements are: 1,Formulating public policy 2. Re-orienting health services 3'Empowering communities to achieve well being 4. Create supportive environment 5.Develop/increase personal health skills 6. Build alliances with special emphasis on the media
Antigua, and Barbuda , Dominican republic, Grenada, St. Kitts
Given that St. Lucia is a member of the British Commonwealth of Nations, my educated guess is that it DOES require universal education up to a certain age. Hopefully someone from the that area of the Caribbean with more exact knowledge can contribute further to this answer.
if your running, it would take you around 16 mins
Jamaica's an Island!
Rastafarianism is a religious movement born out of the black slumsof Jamaica. Answer2:There are different groups of Rastafarians, each with itsown ideas. But basically they all agree on one thing-that the lateemperor Haile Selassie of Ethiopia was the reincarnation of JesusChrist, that he was the...
One of the major factors that led to the abolition of slavery inthe North was the Revolutionary War. Abolitionists began to speakout about the hypocrisy of fighting for independence from Englandbut still owning slaves.
The West Indies, a part of the Caribbean Islands, are located inthe Caribbean Sea on the Atlantic Ocean. The Greater Antilles andthe Lesser Antilles are also part of the Caribbean Islands.
Haiti is not the poorest actually, some of the poorest countries lie in Africa.
A flight from Toronto to St. Lucia would take about 5 hours.
Dutch and Papiamento are Aruba's official languages, and Dutch and English are Sint Maarten's official languages. Specifically, both islands are constituent countries of the European Kingdom of the Netherlands. For that reason, one of the official languages in each country is Dutch. But the...
Anguilla does not have a president, and only had one for about a month in 1969 when it declared independence.
They are called Gros piton and Petit piton
There is no such language as "creole". The word creole refers to a type of language that is a cross between two unrelated languages. There are more than 100 different creolized languages in the world today, so you would need to specify.
A nonstop flight from Castries, Saint Lucia to Milwaukee, Wisconsintakes about 4 hours 40 minutes. The flight distance is 2,563 miles.
Christopher Columbus
nothing, there all realy realy selfish
They are territories of different countries Most of them US, UK and Netherlands But they are all a part of north America
Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands
Standard Time Zone: GMT/UTC - 04:00 hour
Flights to Saint Lucia on Google from Birmingham, AL (BHM),Apr 1 - 5 round trip St. Lucia 7h 5m
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Situated largely on the Caribbean Plate, the region comprises more than 7,000 islands, islets, reefs, and cays. These islands, called the West Indies , generally form island arcs that delineate the eastern and northern edges of theCaribbean Sea. [4] These islands are called the West Indies ...
The weather is basically terrific all year long.There are two season , the dry and the wet , and during the wet you get a little sun , and during the dry you get a little wet.
I believe that the longest river in Saint Lucia is the Troumasse river which starts in Micoud travells inland and then into Soufriere.
Because it was forced to pay a large sum of money for its independence. In addition, Haiti is relatively resource poor.
Royal Caribbean does have televisions in their state rooms.
The Netherlands Antilles consist of Curacao and Bonaire, just off the Venezuelan coast, and Sint Eustatius, Saba and Sint Maarten, to the southeast of the Virgin Islands.
St. Kitts and Nevins is a island nation and part of theCommonwealth of Nations.
I believe "nous se mond la" is French Caribbean creole for "we are the world"
Roman Catholicism is the most widespread religion in west indies.However many islanders practice religions that have african influences.
The distance between the above places is 2515 miles. This distance is point to point straight distance. The actual distance may vary according to the flight path chosen. Also this is not the airport to airport precise distance.
Through the Spanish and French missionaries around 16 and 17th century.\n