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Things To See On Your Holidays In Saint Kitts and Nevis

Apr 28, 2008
The country Saint Kitts and Nevis is also known as the Federation of Saint Christopher and Nevis. Saint Kitts and Nevis is situated in the Leeward Islands in the West Indies and it is known as the federal two island nation.

This country is considered as the smallest nation of the area and the lowest populated country in the United States of America. During the British reign this country was known as the Saint Christopher Nevis Anguilla. Saint Kitts and Nevis are termed as the first islands for the Europeans and the British. The 2007 Cricket World cup was held here in Saint Kitts and Nevis.

Saint Kitts and Nevis is a wonderful tourist spot and it provides a great atmosphere for tourists and visitors. This country has many tourist spots and provides great views of scenery and greenly atmosphere. The most popular place for holidaying in this country is the Old Road Bay. Europeans were the first permanent settlers in the Leeward Islands. Cultivation of sugar and tobacco is considered as the main harvests. Outskirts of old road bay is filled with a number of Carib Petoglyphs.

The second important place in this country is the Sandy Point. This place is considered as the second largest place in the country. It is known as the centre for the tobacco trade and the tobacco warehouses constructed by the Dutch West India Company, this is a great attraction for the tourists and visitors of Saint Kitts and Nevis.

Third important place to see in Saint Kitts and Nevis is the Frigate Bay Peninsula. The structure of the Frigate Bay Peninsula is like the neck of an upside down wine bottle. The main city of Saint Kitts is connected to the widened edge of the South east Peninsula. The other side of the frigate bay is filled with white sandy beaches of calm and clear Caribbean waters. The North part of the Frigate bay is met with the windward beach of the Atlantic surf. This place offers a great sight to the tourists and visitors where you can sit back and relax.

The next important place is the Wingfield Estate and Petoglyphs. This place was acquired by the European navigators hundreds of years ago. This place is filled with ancient histories of the island like the pre-Columbian history and petorglyphic symbols. This place has the existence of a volcanic peak which stands at a height of 3792 feet known as Mount Misery.

The fifth important place is the Saint Thomas Church. This church is termed as the modest church of the area. The leading statue of Thomas Warner is embellished in the church during the colonial history of the island. This church is termed as a memorial place and provides attractive objects. Saint Thomas Church is located in the middle of the Saint Kitts and Nevis country. This place is known as the first European village in this country.

Saint Kitts and Nevis has many more places to visit and offers a calm and peaceful place for the people holidaying in this country. This country is becoming more and more popular for tourists from around the world.

Holiday makers to Saint Kitts and Nevis like to stay in holiday home rentals. There are some great holiday villas with swimming pools available to rent as holiday homes.
About the Author
Andrew Gibson is MD of Direct Holiday Bookings. It is one of the fastest growing on line holiday home rental websites.To see an example of why Direct Holiday Bookings is growing so rapidly have a look at Holiday Villas in Saint Kitts and Nevis
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