Known as Madinina, or Island of Flowers, Martinique is an overseas region of France in the Caribbean, north of Trinidad and Tobago. Renowned for its scenic beauty, the island is home to countless varieties of plants, trees and flowers, including nearly 100 species of orchids. The irregular coastline, with its many bays and intimate coves, provides miles of sandy beaches.
Things to see and do:
•Balata Gardens, Fort-de-France
•Clement House (Habitation Clement) -- one of the most famous Plantation Homes in the Caribbean
•Diamond Rock, Le Diamant
•La Savane des Esclaves, Trois-Ilets
•Banana Museum (Le Musee de la Banane)
•Galleria Commercial Center, Fort-de-France