Mayreau, Grenadines / Caribbean
The island of Mayreau belongs to the Grenadines, an island chain between St. Vincent and Grenada. There is a tropical climate with an average annual temperature of 24 ° C. The total population of the Grenadines is about 115,000 inhabitants.
The islands of Columbus Columbus were discovered in 1498. In 1979 the island group gained its independence.
The most important industry on the islands is agriculture, mainly bananas, but also arrowheads, nutmeg and mace as well as coconuts are grown. Cement, furniture, flour and sugar are produced. The tourism industry is expanding.
In the harbor many souvenir shops where,among others, produced manufactured by the local people are produced.