St. Maarten / St. Martin Things To Do Blog

Research has shown that visitors find one of St. Maartens / St. Martins attractive features that there is so much to do on the island. From inspiring tours to thrill seeking excursions on land, sailing and other activities on the water as well as those under, the offer of things to do is vast and keeps expanding. Most excursions are within easy reach for cruise passengers too. This blog highlights the rich variety of options on how to spend a day on St. Maarten / St. Martin and news pertaining to them.

Beach of the week Guana Bay Beach

May 17, 2024

Beach of The Week: Guana Bay Beach

Out of the close to 40 beaches available on the island of St. Maarten / St. Martin, we selected Guana Bay Beach as beach of the week!   A beautiful, long stretching beach on the Atlantic side of the island. While

Lady in a cave under the pink cliffs of Cupecoy St Maarten

May 16, 2024

10 Best Spots for Photos

So on an island as photogenic as St. Maarten / St. Martin, with 37 pristine beaches and beautiful hills to hike in, where do you go for your ultimate holiday picture? For entertaining and funny selfie pictures, see our dedicated

Restaurant of the week Ocean Lounge at Holland House

May 16, 2024

Restaurant of The Week: Ocean Lounge

Come dine at Visit St. Maarten / St. Martin Restaurant of the Week Ocean Lounge!   Overlooking Great Bay, the Ocean Lounge serves award-winning food that is a blend of European and Caribbean flavors. Chef Wendell Laurence uses the freshest

Picture of Maho Beach in front of Princess Juliana International Airport (SXM) runway where tourists see planes landing

May 15, 2024

St Maarten Beaches belong to the top 25 best beaches in the Caribbean

Tripadvisor unveiled the group of winners from the Travellers choice best Caribbean beaches and two of St Maarten beaches made it to this list. The first one is Maho Beach this is one of the most famous beaches in the

Hotel of The Week Oyster Bay Beach Resort

May 14, 2024

Hotel of the Week: Oyster Bay Beach Resort

St. Maarten / St. Martin has many accommodation options, we selected Oyster Bay Beach Resort as hotel of the week!   Magnificently perched on a breathtaking coral reef overlooking the Atlantic Ocean and the Oyster Bay Marina is paradise found:

Princess Cruises

May 13, 2024


PRINCESS CRUISES ARE BACK!     Starting in October 2025, the 2600 passenger Grand Princess will restart its much-loved itineraries. The cruise liner will alternate between two routes.  The first route contains Tortola, St. Kitts, Dominica, Grenada and Barbados. While

Activity of The Week Rainforest adventures.

May 13, 2024

Activity of The Week: Sentry Hill Zip & Schooner Ride at Rainforest Adventures

St. Maarten / St. Martin has so many activities to choose from, today we highlight the Sentry Hill & Schooner Ride at Rainforest Adventures.   Zip, slide, fly! Fun for the whole family. Home to the award-winning and the steepest

Restaurant of the week Huppel the pub

May 9, 2024

Restaurant of The Week: Huppel The Pub

Come dine at Visit St. Maarten / St. Martin Restaurant of the Week Huppel The Pub!   Catch the adrenaline-pumping excitement of your favorite sports games on the TV screens while savoring mouthwatering pub grub and your choice of cold

Sint Maarten flag symbol Brown Pelican floating outside Fort Amsterdam

May 9, 2024

Great Salt Pond Birding Platform

Designated as one of St. Maartens International Birding Areas, since 2023 the Great Salt Pond has its own floating birding platform. It allows birdwatchers and nature lovers to spot Brown Pelicans, Ospreys, Great Egrets and more species visiting the salty

Shop of the week Amsterdam Cheese & Liquor store

May 8, 2024

Shop of The Week: Amsterdam Cheese & Liquor Store

St. Maarten / St. Martin has a large variety of stores on the island to choose from. This week Amsterdam Cheese & Liquor Store has been selected as shop of the week!   Amsterdam Cheese & Liquor Store is a great