Martinique Travel and Tourism
Martinique is an island in the eastern Caribbean Sea, with a land area of 1,128Â km2 . It is an overseas department of France. To the northwest lies Dominica, to the south St Lucia. As with the other overseas departments, Martinique is also one of the twenty-six regions of France and an integral part of the Republic. As part of France, Martinique is part of the European Union, and its currency is the euro. Its official language is French, although many of its inhabitants also speak Antillean Creole . Martinique is pictured on all euro banknotes, on the reverse at the bottom of each note, right of the Greek Î•Î¥Î¡Î© next to the denomination.