St Maarten/St Martinis just a three-and-a-half-hour flight from New York, a two-and-a-half-hour flight from Miami (Florida), an hour and a half away from Caracas (Venezuela), and 45 minutes from the islands of Guadeloupe and Puerto Rico. The island lies at around 7,000km and eight flight hours from Europe.
Neighbouring islands to visit include Anguilla, St Barths, Saint Kitts and Nevis.
- Longitude : 63.5° West
- Latitude : 18.5° North
- Average elevation above sea level: 20m
- Highest point : Pic Paradis at 424m