Entry and Exit Requirements Entering: Every island in the Caribbean has its own entry requirements. Most countries allow you to visit for up to two or three months if you show proof of U.S. citizenship and a return or onward ticket. Some countries, however, require that you have a valid passport. If you are arriving from an area infected with yellow fever, many Caribbean countries require you to have a certificate of vaccination against yellow fever. Some countries have an airport departure tax of up to $25. For ... more
Preparation for Your Trip Start Early. If a passport is required for you to enter the country where you are planning to travel, apply for it as soon as possible.
Learn about the countries you plan to visit. Before departing, read up on the culture and people for the places you will travel.
As you travel, keep abreast of local news coverage. If you are in an area experiencing civil unrest or a natural disaster, if you will be staying more than two weeks in an area, or if you are going to a place where ... more
Postal Services: Statia has an efficient postal service and the main post office is located on Cottage Road. Opening hours weekdays 07.30 hours until 16.00 hours. Telephone: (599-3) 182207/182678. Airmail to Europe takes four to six days, surface mail four to six weeks.
Business Services: Offices and stores are usually open from 08.00 hours until 18.00 hours. Supermarkets are open at 07.30 hours and usually remain open until 19.00 hours.
Ecotourism: St. Eustatius has always recognized its nature and marine life is one of its most valuable assets. The St. Eustatius National Parks Foundation, known locally as Stenapa is managing many ecotourism initiatives.
Stenapa is a dedicated environmental organization developed to protect the marine and land environment as well as endangered species.
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