in Parish of Saint George, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
- Pitons Management Area (Unesco heritage, 49 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 13.155 and -61.227 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 13° 9' 18" and W -61° 13' 38"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Dollar - XCD
- Spoken languages:
- English, French
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 04:05 AM (Tuesday)
- Timezone: America/St_Vincent
- UTC/GMT offset: -4 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:25 am and 6:11 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -10.223 and 120.153 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- This place on Wikipedia
- This place on Geonames.org
Delve into Kingstown
Kingstown in Parish of Saint George with it's 24,518 habitants is a city located in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines. It's the capital of this country.
Current time in Kingstown is now 04:05 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named America / St Vincent with an UTC offset of -4 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Kingstown. The closest airport in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines is E. T. Joshua Airport in a distance of 1 mi (or 2 km), South-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. The closest heritage site is Pitons Management Area in Saint lucia at a distance of 49 mi (or 79 km). In need of a room? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Layou, Barrouallie, Chateaubelair, Port Elizabeth and Georgetown. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Murray Heights Hotel
Heron at Bridgehouse
Rich View Hotel
Fairview Guest House
Eco Bay Guesthouse
Young Island Resort
Blue Lagoon Hotel & Marina
Videos from this area
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St.vincent and the Grenadines island hopping
This is from our journey of island hopping between some of the beautiful islands of the grenadines. We visited the turtle sanctuary on Bequa. We went to Mayreau and Union island as well. We...
Sailing trip to the Grenadines in November 2001. Sailing on a Oceanis 461, starting from St. Vincent, visiting Bequia, Carriacou, Tobago Keys, Union, Grenada, Carriacou, and Mayreau.
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this is how we do it in vincy .. much more to come .. the family is gettin bigger - this is Marcus on his Honda 954 RR on the "Right Corner" in Kingstown, St. Vincent & the Grenadines - Semper Fi!!!!
Airplane and airport pictures Lafalot's photos around Kingston, Grenadines/St Vincent
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Camillo Gonsalves: Broadband is Overpriced and Underpowered
Minister Camillo Gonsalves discusses the price and speed of broadband internet in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines at two different events: The National Launch of the Caribbean Regional Communicati...
Opening Ceremony for SVGCC SMART Lab
Minister Camillo Gonsalves makes remarks at the opening ceremony of the Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Community College SMART computer laboratory, and tours the lab, located at the Division.
New Temporary Access roads to Rawacou: IADC
New Temporary Access roads to Rawacou: IADC St. Vincent and the Grenadines Content taken from International Airport Development Company http://www.youtube.com/user/IADCSVG.
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Attractions and noteworthy things
Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.
Geography of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines is an island state in the Windward Islands of the Lesser Antilles, an island arc of the Caribbean Sea in North America. The country consists of the main island of Saint Vincent and the northern two-thirds of the Grenadines, a chain of small islands stretching south from Saint Vincent to Grenada. Its total land area is 390 km² of which 342.7 km² is the island of Saint Vincent. The country's capital is at Kingstown on Saint Vincent.
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines is an island country in the Lesser Antilles chain, in the southern portion of the Windward Islands, which lie at the southern end of the eastern border of the Caribbean Sea where the latter meets the Atlantic Ocean. Its 389 km territory consists of the main island of Saint Vincent and the northern two-thirds of the Grenadines, which are a chain of smaller islands stretching south from Saint Vincent Island to Grenada.
Saint Vincent (island)
Saint Vincent is a volcanic island in the Caribbean. It is the largest island of the country Saint Vincent and the Grenadines. It is located in the Caribbean Sea, between Saint Lucia and Grenada. It is composed of partially submerged volcanic mountains.
Bequia is the largest island in the Grenadines at 7 square miles . It is part of the country of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines and is approximately 15 kilometres from the nation's capital, Kingstown, on the main island, Saint Vincent. Bequia means "island of the clouds" in the ancient Arawak. The island's name was also 'Becouya' as part of the Granadilles. The island's unofficial anthem is considered to be 'Only in Bequia' by island native Raphael "Socony" Holder.
Area code 784
Area code 784 is the local telephone area code of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines. The 784 area code, or "SVG" was created during a split from the original 809 area code which was done on or around the date June 1998. There was a one-year permissive dialing period when either/both the old 809 and the new 784 could be used for dialing calls to Saint Vincent and the Grenadines. Mandatory use of 784 for dialing calls to Saint Vincent and the Grenadines became effective by June, 1999.
Charlotte Parish, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Charlotte is the largest parish of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, situated on the west coast of the island of Saint Vincent. With an area of 149 km², its size is comparable to that of the British Virgin Islands. The parish has the longest coastline of all the parishes and is also larger than the three smallest parishes combined. The parish possesses a very rough and rugged topography with very little flat land occurring towards the coast.
Saint David Parish, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Saint David is an administrative parish of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, on the island of Saint Vincent. Its capital is Chateaubelair. Area: 80 km² (31 mi²) Population: 6,700 (2000 estimates)
Saint George Parish, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Saint George is an administrative parish of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, situated in the most southerly portion of the island of Saint Vincent. With an area of 52 km² it is the country's third largest parish by total area. According to the 2000 census it has a population of approximately 52, 400 making it the most populous parish in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines and by extent, the most densely populated as well.
Saint Patrick Parish, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Saint Patrick is an administrative parish of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, on the island of Saint Vincent. The parish consists of the middle portion of the leeward side of the main island. Its capital is Barrouallie. Area: 37 km² (14 mi²) Population: 5,800 (2000 estimates)
Saint Andrew Parish, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Saint Andrew is an administrative parish of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, on the island of Saint Vincent. Its capital is Layou. Area: 29 km² (11 mi²) Population: 6,700 (2000 estimates)
Arnos Vale Stadium
Arnos Vale Ground (a.k.a. The Playing Fields) is a multi-purpose stadium in Kingstown, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines. It is currently used mostly for cricket and football matches. The stadium holds 18,000. It is one of the home grounds of the Windward Islands cricket team. Pakistan is scheduled to play a test against the West Indies in 2013.
The Colonarie River is the longest river in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines. Located on the main island of Saint Vincent, it flows from the northeast slopes of Grand Bonhomme peak in a northeastward direction, turning east before flowing into the Atlantic Ocean on the island's central east coast. The town of Colonarie is located on the banks of the river.
Grand Bonhomme is a mountain in the south of the island of Saint Vincent in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines. It rises to a height of 3193 feet (958 m).
Botanic Gardens St. Vincent
The St Vincent and the Grenadines Botanic Gardens is located in Kingstown, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines. It is one of the oldest in the Western Hemisphere (preceded only by Bartram's Garden in Philadelphia) and perhaps the oldest in the tropical world. Conservation of rare species of plants has been practiced here since 1765. The Nicholas Wildlife Aviary complex located within the Gardens also maintains a captive breeding program to conserve the vulnerable St Vincent Parrot.
Byahaut Bat Cave
Byahaut Bat Cave is a costal cave in the Caribbean Island of St. Vincent on the Western Coast. The cave is a local landmark for boats organising Diving and snorkel trips for tourists. The cave is believed to contain a large and noisy bat population.
The Buccament River is a river in the southwest of Saint Vincent. It rises on the western slopes of Grand Bonhomme, flowing west to reach the Caribbean Sea close to the town of Layou.
The Wallilabou River is a river in the northwest of Saint Vincent. It rises in the Grand Bonhomme Mountains in the centre of the island and flows Northwest to reach the Caribbean Sea North of Barroulie. The Wallilabou Falls-a tourist attraction-is located on this river, a short walk Northeast along the Leeward Highway. Several of the scenes from the film Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl were filmed close to the mouth of the river.
Rabacca Dry River
The Rabacca Dry River is a river of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines.
The Greathead River is a river of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines.
Richmond River (St. Vincent)
The Richmond River is a river of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines.
Victoria Park (Kingstown)
Victoria Park is a multi-use stadium in Kingstown, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines . It is used as the stadium of Avenues United FC matches. The capacity of the stadium is 3,500 spectators. It hosted the Group B matches of the 2010 Caribbean Championship.
Capture of Saint Vincent
The French Capture of Saint Vincent took place on 16–18 June 1779 during the American War of Independence. A French force commanded by Charles Marie, Chevalier de Trolong du Rumain, landed on the West Indies isle of Saint Vincent, and quickly took over much of the British-controlled part of the island, assisted by the local Black Caribs who held the northern part of the island.
Saint Vincent Grammar School
Saint Vincent Grammar School (abbreviated S.V.G. S) is a secondary school located in Richmond Hill, Kingstown, on the island of Saint Vincent in the Caribbean. Established in 1908, it is the oldest institution offering secondary level education in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines and is a single-sex school.
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Paul Reas Artist Talk And Book Signing
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
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