St. Lucia: Places to Explore


  • Castries and the North

    Castries, the capital city, and the area north and just south of it are the island's most developed areas. The roads are mostly flat, straight, and easy to navigate. The beaches are some of the island's... Read more

  • Soufrière

    The oldest town in St. Lucia and the former French colonial capital, Soufrière was founded by the French in 1746 and named for its proximity to the volcano of the same name. The wharf is the center of... Read more

  • Vieux Fort and the East Coast

    Vieux Fort, on the southeastern tip of St. Lucia, is the location of Hewanorra International Airport, which serves all commercial jets arriving and departing the island. Although less developed for tourism... Read more