St. Kitts & Nevis Travel Guide

St. Kitts & Nevis Travel Guide

St. Kitts & Nevis

STAY

Paradise Beach Nevis – The ultimate oasis if you are looking to treat yourself to a luxurious vacation.

The Hamilton Beach Villas & Spa – If you will be having a longer stay in St. Kitts these villas offer spectacular kitchens for you to cook from and are located on a beautiful beach.

Montpelier Plantation & Beach – Located on St. Kitts sister island Nevis (which can be accessed by ferry) this hotel offers luxurious rooms the average traveler can afford.

Romantic Apartment – this private Airb&b listing is modern inside and has a wonderful plunge pool perfect for a romantic weekend away. (Get $27 dollar off the listing with this coupon link).

SEE + DO

Romney Manor – home of Caribelle Batik you can watch first hand the fabrics being painted, and on the same property is the small botanical gardens.

Brimstone Hill Fortress – this old fortress is a UNESCO heritage site

Black Rocks – beautiful black rock formation caused by the island’s volcano erupting.

Wingfield Estate – the remains of an old rum distillery and sugar plantation that was originally owned by Sam Jefferson.

 

St. Kitts and Nevis Travel Guide

The view at Black Rocks which is just a short section of these dark rocks on the coast.

St. Kitts and Nevis Travel Guide

Ruins of Wingfield Estate

St. Kitts and Nevis Travel Guide

Wingfield Estate backs on a rain forest that has walking trails that you can hike.

St. Kitts and Nevis Travel Guide

Botanical gardens at Romney Manor

St. Kitts and Nevis Travel Guide

I had the opportunity to learn about Caribelle Batik, a fabric dying style that is made by using a wax to mask off patterns before dying the fabric with rich colors.

St. Kitts and Nevis Travel Guide

Completed Caribelle Batik fabrics hanging in the sun at Romney Manor.

St. Kitts and Nevis Travel Guide

The raised hill near the water is where Brimstone Hill Fortress is located.

St. Kitts and Nevis Travel Guide

En route towards Brimstone Hill.

St. Kitts and Nevis Travel Guide

Colorful homes in St. Kitts.

St. Kitts and Nevis Travel Guide

The center of St. Kitts is filled long hills, so to get around the island you need to drive around the coast.
St. Kitts and Nevis Travel Guide

Lucas district where the big name hotels, along with the nicer beaches are located on St. Kitts.
St. Kitts and Nevis Travel Guide

Exploring Basseterre, the capital of St. Kitts which is the best place to go shopping. While sugarcane used to be the primary source of revenue for the country, it now mostly comes tourism and few of the sugarcane field remain as they were burnt down.

St. Kitts and Nevis Travel GuideThe stunning road to Turtle Beach where the Atlantic and Caribbean meet.

In two days you can easily drive around the entire island of St. Kitts and take the ferry to Nevis and stop at the various attractions, but you would miss the time to relax and soak up the sun on some of the nicer beaches.

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