The island of St. Vincent is located in the Caribbean Sea between the islands of Saint Lucia and Grenada. Some quick facts about St. Vincent include:
The island was originally know as Hairouna by the native Caribs who lived there before the Europeans arrived in the 16th century.
The population of St. Vincent is slightly more than 100,000. 65% of the population have African roots.
The country’s official language is English, but most Vincentians speak Vincentian Creole. This is an English-based language that draws from the words of several other languages, including African and native Carib languages.
The island of St. Vincent is about in size to the US city of Atlanta.
Scenes from all of The Pirates of the Caribbean movies were shot in St. Vincent.