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  St. Lucia Hotels St. Lucia - The Inn On The Bay - St. Lucia Vacation - St. Lucia Lodging - St. Lucia Accommodation - ...
Lucia made it onto at least three high-profile "what's next"-type lists this year.
Our dream was to build an intimate 5-room tropical retreat where our guests could escape to a world of relaxation and effortlessly savor the sights, sounds, and sweet sensations of this slice of heaven on earth.
This dream has brought us to the very top of Saint Lucia's Marigot Bay, the most beautiful bay in the Caribbean, on a property that rises above the rest, with a view that is simply out of this world.
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  Saint Lucia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Saint Lucia is an island nation in the eastern Caribbean Sea on the boundary with the Atlantic Ocean.
Saint Lucia is an independent island state and one of the Windward Islands.
As a Commonwealth Realm, Saint Lucia recognizes Queen Elizabeth II as the Head of State of Saint Lucia, represented on the island by a Governor-General.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Saint_Lucia   (895 words)

 Saint Lucy - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Saint Lucy of Syracuse, also known as Saint Lucia or Santa Lucia, (traditional dates 283-304) was a rich young Christian martyr who is venerated as a Saint by Catholic and Orthodox Christians.
Saint Agatha appeared in a vision to Lucy and said, "Soon you shall be the glory of Syracuse, as I am of Catania.
Lucia is only referenced indirectly in Virgil's discourse within the narrative and doesn't appear; the reasons for her appearing in this intermediary role are still somewhat unclear to scholars, although doubtless Dante had some allegorical end in mind, perhaps the enlightening Grace that proceeds from Divine Mercy.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Saint_Lucy   (924 words)

 Saint Lucia: Facts and details from Encyclopedia Topic   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Saint vincent and the grenadines is an independent sovereign state of the caribbean, part of the commonwealth of nations....
Castries, population 11,147 (1991), is the capital of saint lucia....
Dennery is a both a quarter and a town on the east (windward) coast of the island of saint lucia....
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/s/sa/saint_lucia.htm   (2924 words)

 St Lucia - Original Official Guide
Lucia is the sort of island that travellers to the Caribbean dream about--a small, lush tropical gem that is still relatively unknown.
Lucia is only 27 miles long and 14 miles wide, with a shape that is said to resemble either a mango or an avocado (depending on your taste).
Lucia has been inhabited since long before colonial times, and its cultural treasures are a fascinating melange of its rich past and its many different traditions.
www.geographia.com /st-lucia   (339 words)

 Economy of Saint Lucia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Saint Lucia's economy depends primarily on revenue from banana production and tourism with some input from small-scale manufacturing.
Lucia is a beneficiary of the U.S. Caribbean Basin Initiative and is a member of the Caribbean Community and Common Market (CARICOM) and the Organization of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS).
Lucia is the headquarters of the Eastern Caribbean Telecommunications (ECTEL) authority, which is developing the regulations to liberalize the telecommunications sector in the region by 2004.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Economy_of_Saint_Lucia   (652 words)

 Saint Lucia (10/05)
Lucia's population is predominantly of African and mixed African-European descent, with small East Indian and European minorities.
Lucia continues to recognize Queen Elizabeth II as titular head of state and is an active member of the Commonwealth.
Lucia is a member of the Commonwealth, the Organization of American States, and the United Nations.
www.state.gov /r/pa/ei/bgn/2344.htm   (2816 words)

 Saint Lucia. The Columbia Gazetteer of North America. 2000
Saint Lucia has diversified its industrial base and possesses oil storage and transshipment facilities, but bananas still account for 80% of export earnings.
Thereafter Saint Lucia was much contested by the 2 Eur.
In 1967, Saint Lucia became one of the 6 Associated States of the West Indies, with internal self-govt., and in 1979 it gained full independence.
www.bartleby.com /69/7/S01007.html   (292 words)

 Saint lucia encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: )
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 Regional Core Health Data System - Country Profile: SAINT LUCIA   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Saint Lucia is a mountainous island, spanning 238 m2; the Atlantic Ocean is to its east and the Caribbean Sea to its west.
Saint Lucia’s centrally controlled political structure began to be decentralized in the 1980s, in order to make government services better respond to community needs and to involve community members in decision-making.
Saint Lucia recorded its last case of poliomyelitis in 1970 and was certified as being free of the transmission of wild poliovirus in 1994.
www.paho.org /English/SHA/prflslu.htm   (10277 words)

 Lucia's Day in Sweden
Saint Lucia was a saint because of her kindness and her love.
The way she became a saint was that a man who loved her and Lucia didn't like him, Lucia's mother asked her to marry the man but she refused so the man heard about this and he said he would burn her.
Saint Lucia was a very kind person and there was a man who loved her very much but she didn't like him very much.
www.internet-at-work.com /hos_mcgrane/holidays/nora.html   (632 words)

Lucia symbolizes light and growth for human and beast as she emerges out of the darkness.
Before the Reformation Saint Lucy's Day was one of unusual celebration and festivity because, for the people of Sweden and Norway, she was the great "light saint" who turned the tides of their long winter and brought the light of the day to renewed victory.
As early as the sixth century she was venerated in Rome as a virgin martyr; although her story as it is known today was written by St. Aldhelm of Sherborne at the end of the seventh century.
www.serve.com /shea/germusa/lucia.htm   (2009 words)

 Saint Lucia - Wikitravel   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Saint Lucia [1] is a British Commonwealth country that is an island in the Caribbean, off the coast of Central America.
Lucia is home to a huge number of resort hotels as well as small boutique hotels and self-catering villas, condos, and vacation apartments.
All beaches on St. Lucia are open to the public, even at the resorts.
wikitravel.org /en/Saint_Lucia   (871 words)

 Saint Lucia
Saint Lucia is a multiparty, parliamentary democracy and a member of the Commonwealth of Nations.
Saint Lucia was invited by the Community of Democracies' (CD) Convening Group to attend the November 2002 second CD Ministerial Meeting in Seoul, Republic of Korea, as a participant.
The Saint Lucia Crisis Center for Women, a nongovernmental organization located in Castries, monitored cases of physical and emotional abuse and helped clients to deal with such problems as incest, nonpayment of child support, alcohol and drug abuse, homelessness, custody, and visitation rights.
www.state.gov /g/drl/rls/hrrpt/2002/19170.htm   (3586 words)

 Saint Lucia
Confirmed by the UN office of St. Lucia, who wrote me that the flag was adopted after their website had been completed, and so they show the old design in dark blue.
The official colours, proportions and dimensions of the Saint Lucia National Flag are given as follows: Colours of the Saint Lucia National Flag: Cerulean Blue (Process Cyan 100%), Light Chrome Yellow, Black, White.
Proportions of the Saint Lucia National Flag: Width of the white part of triangle - 1 ½ inches on both sides of the fl; Distance between peaks of fl and white triangles - 4 inches; Length of common base shared by triangles - 1/3 of the length of the Flag.
flagspot.net /flags/lc.html   (2089 words)

 Saint Lucia on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Thereafter Saint Lucia was much contested by the two European powers until the British secured it in 1814.
In 1967, Saint Lucia became one of the six members of the West Indies Associated States, with internal self-government, and in 1979 it gained full independence.
Saint Lucia -- Prisoner shackled and beaten for 11 months.
www.encyclopedia.com /html/S/StL1ucia.asp   (407 words)

 EUROPA - Development - Countries - St.-Lucia   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Saint Lucia is one of the most beautiful islands of the Caribbean due to its superb beaches and its rain forests.
Saint Lucia is facing new economic challenges in the context of globalisation and liberalisation.
In 2003, Saint Lucia’s imports from the EU amounted to EUR 44 million, while exports from Saint Lucia to the EU Member States reached EUR 24 million.
europa.eu.int /comm/development/body/country/country_home_en.cfm?cid=lc&lng=en&status=new   (1185 words)

 Saint Lucia
A consultant visited St. Lucia to determine coastal development setback guidelines in April 1998 under the ‘Coast and Beach Stability in the Eastern Caribbean (COSALC) project’ and a detailed report was produced.
The Secretary-General for the St. Lucia National Commission for UNESCO attended the official launch of the project in the Caribbean in St. Kitts and Nevis in April 2002.
Lucia is one of the island states involved in the project through the Small Islands Voice Internet-based global forum; correspondents from St. Lucia have directly participated in the forum.
www.unesco.org /csi/act/other/stlucia.htm   (1133 words)

 Saint Lucia News
Chinese government donates instruments to Royal Saint Lucia Police Band The Royal Saint Lucia Police Band is the recipients of 22 musical instruments courtesy of the Chinese government.
Saint Lucia signs intent for CSME CARICOM leaders met in Jamaica on Monday to reaffirm their commitment to the single market component of the CARICOM Single Market and Economy.
In a letter to President of the Saint Lucia Hotel and Tourism Association Anthony Bowen, President of the National Taxi Union Lucien Joseph urges the SLHTA president to serve as a mediator between his...
www.topix.net /world/saint-lucia   (720 words)

 stlucia   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Lucia Day is when St. Lucia brought something to the poor.
Lucia wore candles on her head to light up the dark tunnels.
Lucia took food the Christians in the tunnels.
www.riverdale.k12.or.us /~ktonning/97_98/stlucia.htm   (186 words)

 Overview - St Lucia Country Guide - World Travel Guide
St Lucia is a beautiful volcanic island with lush rainforests, undulating agricultural land and unspoilt beaches.
It is also is one of the world’s breeziest places, where the trade winds blow in from the sea to the southern shore.
There is indeed a lot on offer on the island: St Lucia has excellent beaches, mountain scenery, the Qualibou Volcano and its boiling sulphur springs, orchids and exotic plants, and tropical flower-lined roadsides.
www.worldtravelguide.net /country/country_guide.ehtml?o=263&NAV_guide_class=CountryGuide&NAV_Region=263   (271 words)

 WTO | Saint Lucia - Member information
Saint Lucia has been a WTO member since 1 January 1995.
Saint Lucia's Uruguay Round goods schedules (zip format, 26 KB)
Saint Lucia is included in TPRs of the Organization of Eastern Caribbean States — OECS
www.wto.org /english/thewto_e/countries_e/saint_lucia_e.htm   (219 words)

 washingtonpost.com: St. Lucia
The Pitons, cone remnants of long-dormant volcanos, are represented on the islands flag and the local beer.
A description of the history, government, politics and economy of St. Lucia.
Lucia Church Assailants Contend They Were Fighting Corruption: Two Men Held in Fatal Attack on Worshipers Call Themselves Rastafarians
www.washingtonpost.com /wp-dyn/world/americas/caribbean/stlucia   (112 words)

 Saint Lucia. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001-05
The economy is largely based on agriculture (bananas and other tropical products are exported) and tourism.
Saint Lucia has diversified its industrial base and possesses an oil refinery and transshipment facilities.
It was part of the British Windward Islands colony, and joined the West Indies Federation (1958–62) when the colony was dissolved.
www.bartleby.com /65/st/StLucia.html   (287 words)

 St. Lucia, tropical islands caribbean vacation paradise
The island of St. Lucia is for travelers seeking pleasure and enrichment through the wonder of the undiscovered, the adventure of the unfamiliar, the freshness of the unspoiled and the stimulation of the exotic.
Plan your Caribbean honeymoon or wedding in St. Lucia and escape to a tropical island paradise.
From St. Lucia Jazz to the annual Carnival to International Cricket matches in our new stadium, you will find thrilling things to do all year around in St. Lucia.
www.stlucia.org   (0 words)

 Government of Saint Lucia
While the increase is good for global trade, authorities want to ensure that the activities of drug dealers and terrorists are not facilitated through the process.
The two-day security focused activity, being held in Saint Lucia, will strengthen the capacity of customs agencies within the hemisphere in detecting irregular or illegal activities.
Saint Lucia Bureau of Standards step up Public Education Campaign
www.stlucia.gov.lc   (0 words)

 Turquoise Net - St. Lucia Tourist Guide
From the twin, sugar-loaf peaks of the Pitons to picturesque fishing villages; from world-class resorts to comfortable inns; from sulphur springs to waterfalls and rain forests; St. Lucia will never fail to amaze you.
A delight for those interested in ecotourism, its dramatic twin coastal peaks, the Pitons, rise up 2,000 feet up from the sea, sheltering magnificent rain forests where wild orchids, giant ferns, and birds of paradise flourish.
Lucia is a delighful mix of French Creole customs and English tradition.
www.turq.com /stlucia.html   (231 words)

 Accommodation in Saint Lucia - Saint Lucia Hotels - Lowest Rates Guaranteed
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Nestled in the heart of St. Lucia's entertainment and recreation centre, the Bay Gardens Hotel Gros Islet provides the ideal vacation experience for business or leisure travellers.
www.cheaperthanhotels.com.au /Saint_Lucia   (299 words)

 UNICEF - At a glance: Saint Lucia - The big picture
This map does not reflect a position by UNICEF on the legal status of any country or territory or the delimitation of any frontiers.
"At a glance: Saint Lucia" contains a summary of issues in Saint Lucia, statistics and feature stories; for detailed local information, news and updates, go to the UNICEF Barbados and Eastern Caribbean website.
The UNICEF Office for Barbados and the Eastern Caribbean has overall responsibility for Antigua and Barbuda, Barbados, the British Virgin Islands, Dominica, Grenada, Montserrat, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines and Turks and Caicos Islands, with an aggregate population of approximately 715, 400.
www.unicef.org /infobycountry/stlucia.html   (575 words)

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