Saint Lucia is an independent island country located in the West Indies at the eastern of the Caribbean Sea.
The country recorded a population of 181,889 in 2018 and covers an area of 617 km2.
Its capital city and principal port is Castries. Other major towns are Canaries, Anse La Raye, Au Tabor, Bocage, Babonneau, Dennery and Choiseul.
The Pitons mountain range (above) is a Saint Lucian landmark and a UNESCO World Heritage Site.