10 Minutes from Terre-de-Haut, Guadeloupe
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10 Minutes from Terre-de-Haut, Guadeloupe

The butterflies in my belly intensified with every passing second. Terre-de-Haut, the jewel of Les Saintes, was only 45 minutes away.
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Fond-du-Curé in Les Saintes, Guadeloupe
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Fond-du-Curé in Les Saintes, Guadeloupe

The view of Fond-du-Curé from the ramparts of Fort Napoleon was just so stunning, so storybook beautiful that I had a hard time accepting that it was real.
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Checking Into Hotel LoBleu in Terre-de-Haut, Guadeloupe
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Checking Into Hotel LoBleu in Terre-de-Haut, Guadeloupe

Like few places I've stayed, Hotel LoBleu in Terre-de-Haut, Guadeloupe is relaxed and quite comfortably content with its own special kind of wonderful.
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Sunset Over Îlet à Cabrit des Saintes, Guadeloupe
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Sunset Over Îlet à Cabrit des Saintes, Guadeloupe

Terre-de-Haut in the Îles des Saintes, Guadeloupe offers more amazing sunrise and sunset viewpoints than you might expect for an island of such modest size. This one of Îlet à Cabrit is one of my favorites.
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Uncommon Attraction: La Tour Modèle Atop Terre-de-Haut, Guadeloupe
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Uncommon Attraction: La Tour Modèle Atop Terre-de-Haut, Guadeloupe

To better safeguard themselves from future attacks, the French built La Tour Modèle in 1843, the facility meant to serve as the ultimate lookout for Terre-de-Haut and all the islets of Les Saintes.
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Uncommon Attraction: Notre Dame de l’Assomption in Terre-de-Haut, Guadeloupe
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Uncommon Attraction: Notre Dame de l’Assomption in Terre-de-Haut, Guadeloupe

Notre Dame de l'Assomption, also known more simply as Le Eglise de Terre-de-Haut, stands out among the various souvenir shops, eateries, and bars in the most commercial corner of Terre-de-Haut, Guadeloupe.
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Taste Of The Caribbean: Le Bokit Magnifique de Guadeloupe
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Taste Of The Caribbean: Le Bokit Magnifique de Guadeloupe

I was surprisingly underwhelmed by the cuisine I encountered along much of my adventuring in and around the Guadeloupe Islands. Le Bokit, though, was a notable exception.
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Photo Of The Day: My Dream House in Guadeloupe
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Photo Of The Day: My Dream House in Guadeloupe

I didn't notice it at first, the little red-roofed home sporting a charming French-Creole facade nestled just above la Plage de Pompierre, Guadeloupe.
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Haunted Caribbean: Ghostly Lovers of Fort Napoleon, Guadeloupe
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Haunted Caribbean: Ghostly Lovers of Fort Napoleon, Guadeloupe

Fort Napoleon in Guadeloupe was never tested in battle, but as legend has it, death was no stranger here. The tale involves a pair of lovers...
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