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Snapshots

  1. Sea Palace Resort

    Snapshot Title: Sea Palace Resort
    Taken by: Al Yates

    Image: Philipsburg Sint Maarten with Great Bay in the distance and Great Salt Pond in the foreground
    Image Owner: Al Yates



    Description:

    Timeshare / Hotel is the tallest building on the boardwalk in Philipsburg

    www.seapalace.net Will open in a new tab or window/



  2. Zoological Park

    Snapshot Title: Zoological Park
    Taken by: Al Yates

    Image: Philipsburg Sint Maarten with Great Bay in the distance and Great Salt Pond in the foreground
    Image Owner: Al Yates



    Description:

    The St. Maarten Zoo is the largest zoological park in the Caribbean

    www.stmaartenzoo.com Will open in a new tab or window/



  3. Timeshare

    Snapshot Title: Timeshare
    Taken by: Al Yates

    Image: Philipsburg Sint Maarten with Great Bay in the distance and Great Salt Pond in the foreground
    Image Owner: Al Yates



    Description:

    Divi Little Bay Beach Resort is one of many Vacation Ownership operations in Sint Maarten / Saint Martin.

    www.divilittlebay.com/DiviLittleBay Will open in a new tab or window/



  4. Casino (Beach Plaza)

    Snapshot Title: Casino (Beach Plaza)
    Taken by: Al Yates

    Image: Philipsburg Sint Maarten with Great Bay in the distance and Great Salt Pond in the foreground
    Image Owner: Al Yates



    Description:

    There are many casinos on the Dutch side of the island, frequented (arguably) more by locals than tourists.



  5. Dr. A.C. Wathey Cruise & Cargo Facilities

    Snapshot Title: Dr. A.C. Wathey Cruise & Cargo Facilities
    Taken by: Al Yates

    Image: Philipsburg Sint Maarten with Great Bay in the distance and Great Salt Pond in the foreground
    Image Owner: Al Yates



    Description:

    Several million tourists visit Sint Maarten / Saint Martin by cruise ship each year, mostly from mid November through mid April, when the danger of hurricanes is lowest.



  6. Municipal Dump

    Snapshot Title: Municipal Dump
    Taken by: Al Yates

    Image: Philipsburg Sint Maarten with Great Bay in the distance and Great Salt Pond in the foreground
    Image Owner: Al Yates



    Description:

    The Great Salt Pond has been encroached upon for centuries.

    At one time the production of natural sea salt was the island's mainstay, but the decline of that enterprise concurrent with expansion of t...



  7. Saba

    Snapshot Title: Saba
    Taken by: Al Yates

    Image: Philipsburg Sint Maarten with Great Bay in the distance and Great Salt Pond in the foreground
    Image Owner: Al Yates



    Description:

    The island of Saba lies 25 nautical Miles from A.T. Illidge cruise ship terminal in Philipsburg.

    This rugged, steep and sparsely populated island offers spectacular mountainous views and pristine sc...



  8. Statia

    Snapshot Title: Statia
    Taken by: Al Yates

    Image: Philipsburg Sint Maarten with Great Bay in the distance and Great Salt Pond in the foreground
    Image Owner: Al Yates



    Description:

    Also called St Eustatius, Statia lies about 30 nautical miles South of Philipsburg.

    Like Sint Maarten, Statia used to be part of the Netherlands Antilles, falling under the jurisdiction of The Neth...