Grenada is a Caribbean country comprising a main island, also called Grenada, and 6 smaller surrounding islands. Dubbed the “Spice Isle,” the hilly main island is home to numerous nutmeg plantations. It’s also site of the capital, St. George’s, whose colourful homes, Georgian buildings and early-18th-century Fort George overlook narrow Carenage Harbour. To the south is Grand Anse Beach, with resorts and bars.
Official Name: Greneda
Capital: St. George's
Area: 344 sq km
Continent: North America
Population: 105,897 (2013)
Languages: English, French patois
Currency: East Caribbean dollar