Location:Between the Caribbean Sea and the Atlantic Ocean, and between Guadeloupe and Martinique
Size: 291 square miles.
Language: English (official) and French patois
Religions: Mostly Roman Catholic with some Protestant
Currency: Eastern Caribbean dollar, which trades at a fixed rate of about 2.68 to the U.S. dollar
Area Code: 767
Tipping: Usually 10 to 15 percent
Weather: Temperatures average between 70 and 85 degrees. February to May is the best time to visit, with not too much rain and temperature in the upper 80s and low 90s. The hurricane season runs June to Novembe