St. Vincent & The Grenadines
Climate: Average air temperature range between 24 – 26°C / 75 – 79°F
Water Temperature: 27 – 30°C / 81 – 85°F
Time: UTC -4:00
Currency: Officially Eastern Caribbean Dollar XCD – USD is widely accepted.
Electricity: 110 / 230 Volts. Outlet types vary – travel adapters recommended.
Marriage Requirements: Please contact the local tourism board for instructions and requirements.
Airport(s): Argyle International Airport (SVD)
Hyperbaric Chamber: There is no hyperbaric chamber in St. Vincent & the Grenadines. Closest chamber is The Barbados Defence Force Headquarters.
Important: No Camouflage! It is illegal to wear any form of camouflage clothing in St. Vincent and the Grenadines. The law is strictly enforced. Similar laws exist on other islands, including Barbados — a major gateway to St. Vincent by air. For your travelling convenience, we suggest you leave all camouflage prints at home.
Giant coral heads cover the gently sloping bottom. Sponges, brain and star coral make like steps down the steep wall, where tiny octopi, sea horses and small shrimp try to not get eaten. A photographer’s heaven, this is St. Vincent and The Grenadines. Part of the Windward Islands, St. Vincent is the largest of 30+ islands that make up the nation. The Grenadines extend 72 miles to the southwest of St. Vincent.Read More
Frogfish, The Overlooked Camouflage Artist
The Frog Fish
Nature’s Most Overlooked Camouflage Artist
There are over 48 species of frogfish, but few divers ever see them. In fact, most divers can’t see these cryptic colored critters until they are pointed out by a local scuba divemaster or guide. Frogfish are currently found in tropical and sub-tropical waters worldwide except for a few places such as the Mediterranean Sea. Th...