Mélange Travel & Lifestyle Magazine January 2019 - Page 298

GUADELOUPE POPULATION SIZE 403,750 (2014) 1,628 sq. kilometers OFFICIAL LANGUAGE CAPITAL CITY French CURRENCY Euro (1 US dollar equals 0.897 Euros) Events JANUARY Carnival Season Begins Parades take place every Sunday in different cities throughout the island leading up to Carnival Basse-Terre AVERAGE TEMPERATURE 270 C / 810 F Photo Credit: Guadeloupe Islands Tourist Board