The Caribbean island with French flair, The Isle of Flowers, The Rum Capital of the World, The Isle of the Famed Poet (Aimé Césaire) – by any one of its many names Martinique remains one of the most alluring and enchanting destinations in the world; as unforgettable as a summer romance or a first kiss.
Named “Best Gourmet Island of the Year 2008” by Caribbean World Magazine, Martinique is an overseas region of France that stirs the passions with distinctive culinary delights, awe-inspiring natural beauty, a rich cultural history, warm smiles and so much more.
Napoleon’s bride, Empress Josephine, was born and raised on Martinique.
The Pompeii of the Caribbean, St. Pierre, is found on Martinique.
The finest French products, from Chanel fashions to Limoges porcelain, are readily available at Martinique stores.
La Route des Rhums, a tour of the world’s finest rum distilleries based on France’s famed Route des Vins, is offered on Martinique. A special place, to be sure, with so much to offer – Martinique c’est magnifique!