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Sleep under the stars in Martinique

In Martinique, you can gaze at the night sky from the comfort of your bed. At Le Domaine des Bulles (“field of bubbles”), guests can sleep in one of four private air-conditioned transparent domes, or “bubbles,” nestled in lush, natural surroundings. Located in the town of Le Vauclin, on Martinique’s south Atlantic coast, Le Domaine […]

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Habitation Clément, where old World and New World Creole Cultures happen!

Come and visit 18th Century Habitation Clément, birthplace of “Rhum Agricole” where Presidents Bush and Mitterand met in March 1991, where you will find a tropical botanical park of 17 hectares with more than 300 species, where you will taste and purchase AOC rums and where the Clément Foundation promotes arts and cultural heritage of […]

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Explore Martinique the eco-friendly way with Watt Up!

Based in Le Marin, Watt Up! rents 100% electric recreational vehicles for land and sea. Discover the hidden treasures of Martinique—the environmentally-friendly way. Choose from three types of boats (no license required) to cruise along the coast, or get off the beaten track with an e-Moke car, scooter, or fat bike. Watt Up! also offers […]

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Ti’Punch Cup 2018 in Martinique

  Rhum Clément  will receive the world’s best bartenders at Habitation Clément in Martinique for the Grande Finale of its global cocktail competition, the Ti’Punch Cup. For this second edition, the brand pushed across borders and will welcome participants from 14 countries as far as Spain, Germany and China. Rhum Clément has always been eager […]

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Martinique Surf Pro is back!

Amongst the bluest waters of the Caribbean, international surfers gather to participate in the Martinique Surf Pro, organized in partnership with the Martinique Tourism Authority (MTA) and the World Surf League (the international professional surf league), the Martinique Surf Pro competition is the only Caribbean Qualifying Series in the world. On that note Karine Mousseau, […]

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Martinique featured program on ABC Boston

ABC Boston just released a special Martinique Chronicle presentation, click the links below to discover the different segments! Martinique: An Island of Contrast Martinique: Luxe Life & Local Favorites Martinique: Natural Beauty & Deep History Martinique: Flawlessly Photogenic

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Meet Martinique at The New York Times Travel Show

Looking for a winter escape destination for your clients? Please join us this weekend at The New York Times Travel Show to learn more about Martinique Magnifique! This Friday January 27th, participate at the CTO Focus on the Caribbean conference from 9:00 am to 12:15pm and WIN A TRIP TO MARTINIQUE! This Saturday 27th & […]

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New Air France direct flights out of Atlanta

Since November 21, 2017, Air France  operate flights from Atlanta (ATL) to the Caribbean, allowing Southern US travelers to visit Martinique more easily with twice-weekly direct (1 stop) flights from Atlanta to Fort-de-France on Wednesdays and Sundays. Martinique, c’est Magnifique! 

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Aimé Césaire Airport Expansion Project

   © SAMAC    The Aimé Césaire Airport Authority in Martinique has announced a new expansion project, which will nearly double the size of the airport. The project, for which the plan has already been presented, will include new check-in counters, new lounges for regional and international flights, new security checkpoints, a new baggage sorting area as well […]

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Travels with Darley in Martinique on PBS!

Darley Newman, PBS TV host and globetrotter discovered the many faces of Martinique during the shooting of the TV show “Travels with Darley” this past year. This Martinique dedicated episode will broadcast on PBS stations (200 million people) across the nation starting in March and April and Create TV in May. This episode showcases Darley […]

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More rewards for Martinique in 2017

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Extension of flights between JFK and Martinique with Norwegian

There is still time to escape the winter! Hurry up and book a flight to Martinique with Norwegian for as low as $99 one-way. Hop on one of the four weekly direct flights from JFK. Again this year, a direct non-stop service to Fort-de-France out of New York, Boston, Baltimore/Washington DC with Norwegian was offered. The […]

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The Zamana Named the 2016 Tree of the Year

  Martinique’s stunning Zamana tree has won the People’s Choice Award in France’s 2016 Arbre de l’année (Tree of the Year) competition organized by Terre sauvage magazine and the Office national des forêts (ONF). Measuring more than eight feet around, the beautiful three-century-old tree sits on Habitation Céron. It was selected for its naturalistic aesthetic and historical features […]

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Rhum J.M Crowned World’s Best Spirit!

The Concours Mondial de Bruxelles recently announced the world’s top spirits for 2016! The prestigious J.M brand put Martinique above the crowd at the 23rd annual competition held in the town of Tequila, Mexico! In fact, J.M earned the highest distinction—Spirit Selection—Best Trophy—that is awarded to the world’s best spirit overall. Rhum J.M also took home two […]

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The new Fondation Clément Gallery

Contemporary art has a new home in the Caribbean as Martinique celebrated the grand opening of Fondation Clément, a 25,400+ square-foot museum showcasing fine modern works produced by artists from all corners of the Caribbean. Located on the historic grounds of Habitation Clément, where the legend of Rhum Clément was born in 1887, the new […]

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