ATTRACTIONS: (a few major)
Along with exotic and appealing beaches, the French island of Martinique offers some amazing attractions.
It's a Caribbean paradise with majestic mountain landscapes, historical landmarks, art and history museums (including the Paul Gauguin Museum), beautiful botanical gardens and plenty of opportunities for diving and snorkeling.
For the adventurous types, a visit to Mount Pelee, one of the most famous volcanoes in the world, is a must.
Due to the numerous outdoor attractions, eco-tourism is becoming popular. And, the newest craze is canyoning.
No visitor to Martinique will go hungry, as the local restaurants offer delicious regional favorites including calaloo soup, colombo, along with plenty of seafood, fresh fruits and vegetables.
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