Saint Kitts and Nevis

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Cities Saint Kitts and Nevis  
Country information country code: KN
continent: North America
capital: Basseterre
languages: English

EU membership: no
NATO membership: no

GSM: 1800
GPS: 17 20 N, 62 45 W
electricity: 230V/60Hz

East Caribbean Dollar: XCD
1XCD = 0.370 USD
1XCD = 0.293 EUR

phone code: +1869

Basseterre, Saint Kitts and Nevis

Wednesday 22, September

From wikipedia about Saint Kitts and Nevis

The Federation of Saint Kitts and Nevis (; also known as the Federation of Saint Christopher and Nevis), Both the names Saint Christopher and Saint Kitts are given in the.

The capital city and headquarters of government for the federated state is Basseterre on the larger island of Saint Kitts. The smaller state of Nevis lies about 2 miles (3 km) southeast of Saint Kitts, across a shallow channel called "The Narrows".

Historically, the British dependency of Anguilla was also a part of this union, which was then known collectively as Saint Christopher-Nevis-Anguilla. Saint Kitts and Nevis are geographically part of the Leeward Islands. To the north-northwest lie the islands of Sint Eustatius, Saba, Saint Barthélemy, Saint-Martin/Sint Maarten and Anguila. To the east and northeast are Antigua and Barbuda, and to the southeast is the small uninhabited island of Redonda, and the island of Montserrat, which currently has an active volcano (see Soufrière Hills).

Saint Kitts and Nevis were among the first islands in the Caribbean to be settled by Europeans. Saint Kitts was home to the first British and French colonies in the Caribbean.
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