Basse-Terre, Guadeloupe (Lesser Antilles) / Caribbean
Guadeloupe is a group of nine islands of the Lesser Antilles on the northern edge of the Leeward Islands in the Caribbean.
Guadeloupe is a fully integrated part of France and therefore part of the European Union.
Basse-Terre is the capital of the Caribbean island and the French overseas departments of Guadeloupe. It has 14,000 inhabitants and is located at the foot of the active volcano Soufriere in the southwest of the island of the same-named island part Basse-Terre.