Sint Eustatius (Statia)

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Area: 21 km²
Capital: Oranjestad
Population: 3,791 inhabitants (2012)

Travel advice
Status: Exercise Vigilance.
More information about this advice, visit .

Best time
January, February, March and April are the best months to travel to St Eustatius. This avoids the rainy and hurricane season.

Dutch is the official language on St. Eustatius. English is the most spoken language on St. Eustatius.

Travel documents
You must have a valid passport.
A visa is not necessary if you are staying on St. Eustatius shorter than 30 days.

Embassies and consulates
Sint Eustatius is a special municipality within the Kingdom of the Netherlands.
There is therefore no Netherlands Embassy and / or Consulate.
For detailed information about consular matters can be found on the website of National Caribbean Netherlands .

Immunization (vaccination)
You do not need vaccinations to visit St. Eustatius.
Vaccination against yellow fever is mandatory if you Sint Eustatius in the seven days before St. Eustatius visiting a yellow fever visited country. In St. Eustatius there is Chikungunya.

Money and Money
On St. Eustatius will be paid to the US dollar (USD).

Traffic and route
In St. Eustatius, you must drive on the right side of the road.

On Sint Eustatius in some cases, a converter is required.

Tap water
The tap water is safe to drink.

News and newspapers
The latest news regarding Sint Eustatius available on Google news .
A summary of the newspapers from St Eustatius available at Abyznewslinks .

Websites from Sint Eustatius end in .an.
Official websites of St. Eustatius: and .

Photos and Videos
On Flickr you can find a nice collection of pictures of St. Eustatius.
On Youtube you will find a nice collection of videos of St. Eustatius.

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An overview of all the holidays in St Eustatius available at .

Protected areas and World Heritage
An overview of the protected natural areas (such as national parks, reserves and wildlife parks) in St Eustatius available at Protected Planet .
Sint Eustatius is not on the World Heritage List of UNESCO.

Source: Wikipedia, Wiki Voyage, Government, Embassy Countries, GGD, Google News, Abyznews, Yellow Pages, Flickr, Youtube,,, Protected Planet, World Heritage List.