St. Lucia

Gros Piton from the summit of Petit Piton. Photograph by Chris Huxley

Peak conditions: taking on the Caribbean’s mountain ranges

The Caribbean is a region of hills and mountains, not just beaches and bays. Maria Sebastian tackles the double challenge of St Lucia’s Pitons, and Janelle Chanona braves the rigours of Belize’s Victoria Peak. Plus vertical adventures in Cuba, Guyana, Dominica, and Trinidad.

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St Lucia’s Wild Coast

St Lucia’s rugged Atlantic coast is less travelled by visitors, writes Katherine Atkinson, but its dramatic scenery is worth the effort to get there.

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Darren Sammy: “I only know one way to live”

Darren Sammy, captain of the West Indies cricket team and first St Lucian to play international cricket, on the importance of teamwork .

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First coming: Davina Lee’s debut film

Katherine Atkinson finds out how debut filmmaker Davina Lee’s artistic vision was shaped by growing up in a creative household in St Lucia.

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The questioner: Vladimir Lucien

Shivanee Ramlochan meets the young St Lucian poet Vladimir Lucien.

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Word of Mouth

Dispatches from our correspondents around the Caribbean and further afield.

Homecoming

Homecoming

Edward Baugh on The Prodigal, by Derek Walcott .

Happenings (November/December 2011)

Happenings (November/December 2011)

A round-up of current and coming events on the Caribbean calendar.

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Luther François: Hearing The Music

St. Lucia's Luther François in one of the Caribbean's most versatile musicians and leader of the West Indies Jazz Band.

A short history of World Cup Cricket

A short history of World Cup Cricket

The 2007 ICC Cricket World Cup in the West Indies will be the ninth staging of this major sporting event.

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