Warm, sunny days and gloriously beautiful beaches are a combination that is irresistible to many planning a holiday. St. Barthelemy offers both of those features as well as interesting attractions, and exciting activities. A holiday rental home in St. Barthelemy will put you close to the beach and to all of the attractions that make the area such a popular destination. The homes are well-appointed, so you can be sure that you will have all of the comforts of home.
There is plenty to do whilst on holiday to St. Barthelemy. Hiking, tennis and watching one of the many volleyball tournaments are a few examples. Of course, the most popular activities on St. Barthelemy involve the beach. It is the beach that draws so many, including the very rich and well-known celebrities, to St. Barthelemy. The beaches are absolutely beautiful and the water is warm. Swimming, sunbathing, surfing, windsurfing and water skiing are some possible activities. Lessons are available so even if you have never done any of the above sports before, you can try them for the first time whilst on holiday to St. Barthelemy.
There are many interesting places to visit whilst on holiday to St. Barthelemy. The Inter Oceans Museum boasts a collection of more than 9000 seashells collected from locations all over the world. Learn about marine life that exists all over the planet and how important it is to protect the ocean environment. The Municipal Museum features many lovely examples of watercolours, photos as well as historical documents about the history of St. Barthelemy Le Manor is a 17th century Norman manor that was sent to the island in 1984 and reassembled brick by brick.
The annual average temperature in this tropical retreat is a warm 27° C. There is a rainy season that lasts from May to November, but the rain does not fall all day. Instead, it just comes in short bursts lasting about 10 to 15 minutes. Once the rain stops, you can head back to the beach or continue with your other outdoor activities.
The closest airport to St. Barthelemy is Gustaf III (SDH). This airport only flies charter planes, so whilst it might be part of your journey, you will probably have to fly into a larger airport, such as Princess Juliana International Airport, located on nearby Saint Martin. From there you could take a charter plane or a ferry to St. Barthelemy.