Once you’ve relaxed and chilled out on the beach, most visitors want to get out and explore the island. Touring Saint Lucia does not always have to involve calling for a taxi or traveling by local bus, although they are popular ways to get around the island. Instead, check out these exciting options for ways to get out and see the best of what Saint Lucia has to offer.
La Soufriere Volcano is a stunning natural attraction which shares its name with the lively west coast town of the same name. Soufriere is actually situated in the caldera of the dormant Qualibou volcano, also known as La Soufriere Volcano, which is the world’s only drive-through volcano.
Read on to discover more about how to explore this fascinating volcano and its geothermal activity.
There are 28 island nations in the Caribbean, and over 7,000 islands, so what makes a trip to Saint Lucia so special and unique?
Saint Lucia is a beautiful island to explore at your own pace, with the sun on your back and the breeze in your hair. There are many ways to explore the island from your base at Calabash Cove, if you can tear yourself away from our tranquil pool and beach. We offer a few more options of traveling around besides renting a car during your stay.
By land or sea, Laborie village on Saint Lucia’s southwest coast is a wonderful place to visit, and a unique place to experience an authentic way of life on the island: fishing. Any given day, the long arc of white sand known as Laborie Beach, is populated with colourful pirogues, the local fishing boats used extensively to haul in daily catch from around the coast. And it’s not just the red, green and blue painted hulls that are colourful; Saint Lucia’s fishing boats have names like ‘Respect Life,’ ‘Jah Provide’ and ‘No Retreat, No Surrender,’ sometimes without spellcheck being employed before the christening.