Saint-Jean is a quartier located in the northern part of the island. It contains one of the best known beaches on the island and is the centre of water sport activity. This popular neighbourhood also comprises the second largest shopping area on the island. Some of the islands most magnificent villas, hotels, and restaurants can also be found in this city. In the hills, luxury hotels and pretty villas are hidden in the tropical vegetation and a profusion of colourful flowers.
About the stamps
The stamp, designed by Noémie Auzet, was issued on November 30, 2015, to mark the 2015 United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP 21), which was held in Paris from 30 November to 12 December 2015.
Sent from Saint-Jean (Saint-Barthélemy / France), on 17.08.2016