St Maarten Saba and St Eustatius Author:Hans W. Hannau Of all the lovely specks of land that lie in the great arc of the Lesser Antilles, St. Maarten is unique. You can write it Sint Maarten or Saint Martin, and both names are equally correct. Of the thirty-seven square miles of land in the island, sixteen are Dutch and twenty-one are French, but English is the language of the hospitable people who... more » are making it the newest hideaway heaven of the Caribbean.
Be sure you sample the charms of St. Maarten, Saba and St. Eustatius. These English-speaking Dutch islands have a certain something - a candid, friendly open-hearted quality - that enhances the scenery immeasurably. If you are dreaming of beaches and palms and gin-clear water, be sure you add St. Maarten to your dreams.« less