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      Sint Eustatius Information
Saint Eustatius is an island situated in Caribbean and is considered as a unique municipality of the Netherlands. It is also recognized as Statia or Statius by the regional people. The island of Saint Eustatius is located to the northern Leeward Islands side of the West Indies, southeast of the Virgin Islands and to the northwest of Saint Kitts and Nevis and to the southeast of Saba. The island lies at 1730'N 6258'W / 17.5N 62.967W. The island got its name following the legendary Christian martyr Saint Eustace. Oranjestad is the regional capital of the island. Dutch is the language used formally. On 10 October 2010Saint Eustatius develop into a public body.

      Sint Eustatius Recreation, Culture and Attractions
The original inhabitants of the island of Saint Eustatius departed with the coming of Europeans. In the 1960s and 1970s the original people turned to be conscious about their culture and heritage. Preventions to guard the culture were initiated. To encourage the journeying and broadcasting of the distinctive past and civilization of this individual island, the St Eustatius Historical Foundation was established. The island is known for the concord. Historical Foundation Museum, the 17th Century Fort Oranje, the site of the 1st salute to the U.S. Flag, the ruins of the Old Dutch Reform Church and the ruins of the Honen Dalim are some of the visitors attractions of the island of Saint Eustatius. Bowling, Camping grounds, Fishing charters and guides, Golf courses and Horseback riding academies are the recreational events of the island of Saint Eustatius.

      Sint Eustatius Demographics
Sint Eustatius Total Population - 2,768

      Sint Eustatius Education
In Saint Eustatius the education system follows Dutch as the language of medium. English and Spanish are next preferred languages. The learning in the island of Saint Eustatius is classified into primary, elementary, secondary and vocational. The students are provided with scholarships, loans and grants for education. This island is well known for a medical university known as St. Eustatius University School of Medicine. This university was initiated by medical school tutors and bureaucrats. On April 21, 1999 the Minister of Education along with the Minister of Health and the Governor of Saint Eustatius honored the university by a Charter, which was signed by them. World Health Organization (WHO) associated with the university in the year 2000. The university offers a course of four years. The course is divided into eleven trimesters. Out of which the first five semesters are didactic and the next six are clinical rotations.

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Sint Eustatius Motto
Superba et Confidens
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Angel Fish

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      Sint Eustatius History
In 1493 the island of St. Eustatius was discovered by Christopher Columbus. The island in a span of 150 years was occupied by many countries. The chamber of Zeeland of the Dutch West India Company (WIC) occupied the island in the year 1636. Next in the year 1678 Dutch West India Company took the control over the island. In that period the island was known for sugar cultivation. No duties or tax for trading made the island famous to trade. Hence the island was identified as The Golden Rock. The economy boomed by overlooking the trade prohibition among the enormous influences. The island council had chosen to develop the island into a public body of the Netherlands. The American Brig-of-War which took place on November 16, 1776 navigated into the port of Statia sacking its 13-gun salutation representing America's elongated required freedom.

      Sint Eustatius Tourism
The island of Saint Eustatius is constantly known for its environment and nautical life. The nature and marine life is one of its main expensive properties. The St. Eustatius National Parks Foundation, Stenapa is organizing various ecotourism schemes to develop the tourism and guard the environment. St. Eustatius Marine Park initiated in 1998 is conserved by Stenapa. The island is a great tourist destination. The economy of the island also depends on the tourism sector. Few of the past tourists sites are Historical Foundation Museum, the 17th Century Fort Oranje, the site of the 1st salute to the U.S. Flag, the ruins of the Old Dutch Reform Church and the ruins of the Honen Dalim. The islands are also famous for its beaches. They are Oranje Beach, Zeelandia Beach, and Lynch Beach. The Quill is known for hikes. Snorkelling, windsurfing, Scuba diving and water-skiing attract the visitors to the island.

      Sint Eustatius Transportation
Transportation of the island of Saint Eustatius can be classified into airport, airlift, port services and port progress. The roads in the island have an area of about 30 kilometers. The roads are maintained in good condition. The main airport in the island is Franklin Delano Roosevelt Airport. It has a runway of 5.265 ft or 1.300 meters. The airport is sorted by the ICAO standards as a 3 C. The airport is provided with solar power-driven beacon lights and approach/runway lights with a free power back-up system. The Saint Eustatius port was once well known for trade. Travelling the island by foot is also an option. taxis are also another option. Taxis rates are decided firstly by the authorities.

      Sint Eustatius Taxes
Sint Eustatius Country Service Tax - 15%
Sint Eustatius Country Room Tax - 7%
Sint Eustatius Country Corporate Income Tax - 34.5%
Sint Eustatius Country Turnover Tax (TOT) - 3%

      Sint Eustatius Universities
University of Sint Eustatius, Saint Eustatius, Netherlands - 499 Students

      Sint Eustatius Government
The Regime of the island of Saint Eustatius is influenced by that of US. The Governor of Saint Eustatius directs the regime. The governor signifies us at the national Level in Curacao. The island is politically steady. The island is bigheaded for quiet affectionate, careful for its heritage. Geographically it is situated with an opening to the US through St. Maartin and a impending straight air connection to Puerto Rico.

      Sint Eustatius Geography
The structure of the island of Saint Eustatius is saddle-shaped. The island has dormant volcano Quill located to the southeast and also the slighter brace indication Hill/Little Mountain and Boven Mountain to the northwest at a height of 602 meter. The majority of the inhabitants stay in the center of the island. A disastrous harm was done to the island of St. Eustatius by the Great Hurricane in 1780. The island of Saint Eustatius is located to the northern Leeward Islands side of the West Indies, southeast of the Virgin Islands and to the northwest of Saint Kitts and Nevis and to the southeast of Saba. The island is positioned at 1730'N 6258'W / 17.5N 62.967W. The total area of the island is around 21 km or 8.1 sq. miles. The population of island is nearly 3,292 people. The climate in the island is Hot with rage of cooling trade winds. The yearly average temperature is nearly 27C or 80F.

      Sint Eustatius Economy
The main sources for the economy of the island of St Eustatius are agriculture, petroleum industry and Tourism. The economy of the island is mainly constant. The island is free from unemployment problem. There are many aspects for the economic conditions of the island to expand in near future. The University of Medicine present in the island of St Eustatius provides aid for the economy of the island. The students offer a vital foundation of profits for the island and local economy for provisions, housing and more. User Sint Eustatius Comments

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