travel42 Port Guide: St Vincent


St Vincent travel42 Port of Call Guide


The name of the nation, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, is a good clue that the largest island of St. Vincent is the political and economic center of the nation. Home to slaveholding plantations in the early colonial era, today St. Vincent's agricultural operations produce bananas, pineapple and arrowroot plants, among other crops.

Kingstown is the capital and largest city, but it still seems like a small town. Tucked between a hillside and the ocean, its narrow streets are a mix of old-world...

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