Lara Stone Holiday Destinations(Getaways) ( 1 )
St Barts Vacation
St.Barts is known as one of the world's most romantic destinations. Thus, it is not surprising that the Dutch model, Lara Stone and her husband, the English actor David Williams, took a vacation together to this picturesque and sun-kissed land in January 2012. The couple enjoyed a blissful walk holding hands on the white sand. They also relaxed by lounging in the sun while David took some pictures as well.
Location: The island of St.Barts is also known indegenously as Ouanalao and is located in the Caribbean, 35 kilometers away from St Martin. It is an overseas collectivity of France.
Accommodation: About 70 percent of the accommodation available at St.Barts are for the rich and wealthy tourists. Luxury villas dot the island and are available for rent. The prices vary according to season, being the costliest from December to April. There are also cottages, apartments and hotels available.
Main Attractions: The main attractions in this island are its white, sandy beaches. It has won a place in the top ten beach destinations of the world. Those naturalists who fancy nude or semi-nude beaches are in for luck as St.Barts has quite a few of them to offer. For the physically active, there is a host of water sports to indulge in apart from trekking and hiking around the island. Photographers and history buffs should visit the several cathedrals and museum (Musée Territorial de St.-Barthélemy). The Gustavo lighthouse and the two forts - Fort Oscar and Fort Karl - are worth a visit. St.Barts also happens to be a center of cultural events and activities all the year through. Thus, one can attend music festivals, cinema fetes and carnivals.