Walking Tour: The best way to learn about our island is to walk through it. The St. Eustatius Historical Foundation Museum's well-designed walking tour is a worth-while experience. There are also 12 nature hikes of which the Quill, an extinct volcano, is exceptional.
Holidays: New Year, January 1, begins with fireworks at midnight.
April - Good Friday, Easter Sunday, Easter Monday, Queen's Day on April 30.
May 1 - Labour Day
July - Ten days of Carnival
October 21 - Antillean Day
November 16 is Statia Day, commemorating the year 1776, when Statia became the first foreign nation to recognize the Union Flag and America's Independence
Medical services: The island has an excellent standard of health care at the Queen Beatrix Hospital with two doctors on 24-hour call. Telephone: (599-3) 182371/182211.
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