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, overseas department and administrative region of France (2015 est. pop. 450,000), 687 sq mi (1,779 sq km), in the Leeward Islands, West Indies. The department comprises the neighboring islands of Basse-Terre and Grande-Terre (Guadeloupe proper) as well as
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He always refuses star treatment and queues patiently at the van at the marina of St Francois to pay his 22 Euros for a return trip to La Desirade, one of the islands that makes up the French dependency of Guadeloupe.
Things have improved on La Desirade since the days when the striker lived on the island.
La Desirade and Guadeloupe are the land of their ancestors, and despite the paucity of resources, this land gives them enough on which to survive.
Guadeloupe is surrounded by the small islands La Desirade, Marie Galante, and Les Saintes.
This part of L'invention des desirades is especially Rimbaldian in postulating the political power of Eros and calling for a melding of races and peoples to produce a new social entity with new dynamism, in using alchemy as signifier of future transmutations, and in bathing the psyche in archetypal images such as the sun.
Detection of major genes for susceptibility to leprosy and its subtypes in a Caribbean island: Desirade island.
Contract notice: Guadeloupe road and maritime transport posts on guadeloupe, marie galante, la desirade, les saintes, saint martin, saint barthelemy + benefits + lifting dive transport.
It consists of two lots: - lot 1: supply and delivery of cut natural flowers, natural plants rental / Grande-Terre area including Marie-Galante and La Desirade.
Benefit divided into two areas including the following 17 lots Zone A: Grande-Terre region including Marie-Galante and Desirade.
Lot 4 ELV collection and a bulky metal Marie Galante, Les Saintes (Earth and low Earth high) and Desirade.
8 themes were selected to compose the tourist routes The Routes of Memory - 1 - Route Houses- 2 - Route of sugar and rum- 3 - Route architecture- 4 - Route des Saveurs- 5 - Road Columbian art- 6 - Route Marie-Galante- 7 - Route des Saintes- 8 - Road DesiradeThis market consists of three lots -Lot 1 - north Basse-Terre and Marie-Galante-Lot 2 - side-by-the Wind / South Basse-Terre and Saintes (Terre de Haut and Terre de Bas)-Lot 3 - North Grande-Terre/Riviera-Sud Grande-Terre and Desirade
lot 1: zone grande-terre, marie-galante, desirade lot 2: zone basse-terre, iles des saintes