Saint Lucia : Pitons, Markets and Breathtaking Views

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Continuing our island hopping journey we got to Saint Lucia,a tiny island in the eastern Caribbean,which is said to resemble either a mango or an avocado (depending on your taste).

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The genuine nature of the island,with its unspoiled rainforest,exotic flowers,took my heart!The contrasting bright colours of the houses made the landscapes look even more like a perfect picture.

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The majestic Piton Mountains,are the two volcanic plugs(speaking about volcanos, make sure you check out the tomorrow’s post)- Gros Piton and Petit Piton (Big Piton- 786 m (2619 ft) and Small Piton)Loved by the hikers and mountain climbers and are definitely most photographed thing – you can’t but notice them,from almost any spot of the island.

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The Pitons are also the signature landmark of the island: you can find shops, all kinds of souvenirs and even beer named Piton!

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We truly enjoyed the walk around Castries, exploring little markets, streets, bakery  and real life of the island.

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