Geography of the Collectivity of Saint Martin

The location of Saint Martin
An enlargeable map of the French Overseas Collectivity of Saint Martin

The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to Saint Martin:

The Collectivity of Saint Martin (French: Collectivité de Saint-Martin) is an overseas collectivity of France located in the Leeward Islands of the Lesser Antilles archipelago in the Caribbean Sea.[1] It came into being on February 22, 2007, encompassing the northern parts of the island of Saint Martin and neighbouring islets, the largest of which is Île Tintamarre. The southern part of the island, Sint Maarten, is a constituent country of the Kingdom of the Netherlands.

General reference

An enlargeable map of the island of Saint Martin

Geography of Saint Martin

An enlargeable topographic map of the island of Saint Martin
An enlargeable satellite image of the island of Saint Martin

Natural geographical features of Saint Martin

Government and politics of Saint Martin

International organization membership

The Collectivity of Saint Martin is a member of:[1]

History of Saint Martin

Culture of Saint Martin

Economy and infrastructure of Saint Martin

Infrastructure of Saint Martin

See also


  1. ^ a b "Saint Martin". The World Factbook. United States Central Intelligence Agency. July 2, 2009. Retrieved July 23, 2009. 

External links

Travel and tourism
  • About Saint Martin Tourist Guide
  • Dutch St. Maarten — St. Maarten Tourist Bureau
  • French Saint Martin — Saint Martin Tourist Office
  • Princess Juliana International Airport, St. Maarten — Official site
  • Birds of St. Martin - by Eric Dubois-Millot, Action Nature.
News and media
  • The Daily HeraldThe Daily Herald (St. Maarten)|— Daily newspaper from St. Maarten
  • LE FAXinfo — Other daily newspaper from Saint Martin (in French)
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