Guadeloupe is actually two islands - Grande-Terre and Basse-Terre - united by a causeway to form a gigantic, emerald butterfly. Sample delicious, spicy Creole flavours in any of Point-a-Pitre's neighbourhood restaurants.
The official language spoken in Guadeloupe is French
The currency in Guadeloupe is the Euro (EUR)
1.5ltr bottle of water = 0.45 € (approx. £0.40)
Coffee (from a restaurant) = 1.65 € (approx. £1.45)
0.5ltr Domestic Beer from Draught = 4.50 € (approx. £3.90)
Three course meal for 2 people in a mid-range restaurant = 25.00 € (approx. £21.60)