Location: Part of the Netherlands, located in the Leeward Islands near St. Martin/Maarten, Saba, and St. Barths.
Size: 8.1 square miles.
Language: Dutch, English, Spanish
Religions: Seventh Day Adventist, Methodist, Roman Catholic, Jehovah Witnesses, Bahai Faith, Baptist, Anglican, Apostolic Faith, Pentecostal and World of Faith Ministry
Currency: Antillean Guilder; U.S. dollar also widely accepted.
Telephone/Area Code: 599.
Tipping: 15%; service charge included at hotels.
Weather: Arid tropical maritime; hurricane threat July-Nov.