Mélange Travel & Lifestyle Magazine January 2019 - Page 582

EVENTS A place where European sophistication and raw island passion have fallen in love. Where boredom is a forbidden emotion. A magical place called St. Maarten. ST. MAARTEN (Dutch Side) POPULATION SIZE 40,917 (2009) 34 sq. kilometers OFFICIAL LANGUAGE CAPITAL CITY CURRENCY AVERAGE TEMPERATURE Dutch but English is widely spoken Netherlands Antillean Guilder (1 US dollar equals 1.77 Antillean Guilder) Philipsburg 270 C / 810 F St. Maarten / St. Martin St. Kitts & Nevis Photo Credit: St. Maarten Tourism Board