Airports / Gateways / Flying times
Airport: Franklin Delano Roosevelt Airport (EUX).
Gateways/Flying Time: There are no direct flights from the UK, however Air France fly via Paris, and KLM via Amsterdam to St Maarten, where there are connecting flights with Winair. Winair: 17 minutes from St. Maarten. Paris to St. Maarten: 8 hours 50 minutes. Amsterdam to St. Maarten: 9 hours.
Average temperature.Summer high/low 82/60 degrees F. Winter high/low 78/60 degrees F. Annual rainfall is approximately 40 inches.
The island boasts over 300 restaurants with a large variety of cuisines. It is considered the “Dining Capital of the Caribbean”.
Botanical gardens: The Miriam C. Schmidt Botanical gardens (Compare area). Fort de Windt. The Government’s Guesthouse. Lynch Plantation Museum. Statia Historical Foundation Museum. 17th Century Fort Oranje. Site of the 1st salute to the US Flag. Ruins of the Old Dutch Reform Church. Ruins of the Honen Dalim (2nd oldest in the Western Hemisphere). Remains of warehouses once stored with arms for American colonists during their War of Independence. Oranje Beach.Zeelandia Beach. Lynch Beach.The Quill – hikes: St. Eustatius Marine Park.