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Everybody knows about the Pitons, Gros Piton which is 2,619 feet high and Petit Piton which is 2,461 feet high. However did you know the highest mountain in St. Lucia is Mount Gimie?
It is 3,145 feet/958.6 meters high.
Did you know that upon becoming an independent nation in 1966, British Guiana changed its name to Guyana?
We have all heard about the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago. Did you know that the city of Trinidad renowned for its fine colonial architecture is in Cuba?
Source: The ultimate Caribbean Quiz Book by John Gilmore – 2003
This feature runs every Tuesday and Thursday. It is compiled by daughter of the soil Anselma Aimable, a former agricultural officer and former correspondent for Caribbean Net News, who has a deep interest in local culture and history. Send ideas and tips to [email protected]
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