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Top Choice Fort in Northern St Kitts

Brimstone Hill Fortress National Park

Even if you're not a fan of military anything, this massive hilltop compound with its citadels, bastions, barracks and ramparts will likely leave a lasting impression. The British began construction of what was then…
Top Choice Caribbean in Northern St Kitts

Kitchen

The main restaurant at sustainable Belle Mont Farm resort flaunts decor that pays tribute to the island's sugary past while capturing the zeitgeist with a literal farm-to-table concept that sees its French chef, Chr…
Top Choice International in Northern St Kitts

Royal Palm Restaurant

The historic stone walls of the old sugar boiling house hem the fine-dining restaurant at Ottley’s Plantation Inn, which is a popular stop on island tours. The menu is mostly international infused with island flair …
Historic Building in Northern St Kitts

Romney Manor

A favorite pit stop on island tours, the former residence of the owners of the Wingfield Estate sugar plantation has since 1964 been the home of the Caribelle Batik workshop and store. Horticulturists will feel in f…
Historic Site in Northern St Kitts

Wingfield Estate St Kitts

Wingfield is one of the island's oldest sugar estates, founded in 1625 and in operation until all cane processing was centralized in Basseterre in the 1920s. As you wander among the salt-and-pepper stones of the par…
Caribbean in Northern St Kitts

Sprat Net Bar & Grill

Join local families at this fuss-free waterfront institution for humongous platters of grilled fish and lobster, served family-style on plastic plates amid nautical decor and cheap beers. Everything's caught by the …
Arts & Crafts in Northern St Kitts

Caribelle Batik

Set in a former plantation great house tinged in shades of citrus, mint and tangerine, Caribelle Batik has churned out gorgeous batik products since 1974. Local ladies demonstrate and explain the process of creating…
Arts Centre in Northern St Kitts

Kate Spencer Art Studio

British-born Kate Spencer has lived on St Kitts since 1989 and is one of the island's top artists. Aside from her boldly pigmented acrylic paintings, she has of late focused her creativity on wispy silk scarves. Her…
Landmark in Northern St Kitts

Black Rocks

Wind and water have chiseled black lava belched up eons ago by Mt Liamuiga into fanciful coastal rock formations. There are lovely views of the waves crashing onto the rocks from the parking lot where, on some days,…
Church in Northern St Kitts

St Thomas Anglican Church

The oldest Anglican church in the Caribbean was built in 1625, shortly after the arrival of British sea captain and colony founder Thomas Warner. He is buried beside his friend Samuel Jefferson, believed to be the g…