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travel42 Port Guide: Gustavia

Gustavia travel42 Port of Call Guide

Gustavia, St. Barthelemy's capital, main city and chief port, is still small and walkable. It wraps around three sides of Gustavia Harbor; a free walking-tour guide is available at the Tourist Office on Quai du General de Gaulle.

At the impressive Mairie de St. Barth (town hall) on the far side of the harbor, stop to get a close look at the island's coat of arms (it includes both French and Swedish flags). Also see Fort Gustav at the northeast entrance to the harbor. The ruins of stone rampar...

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