Eye on the World: Saint Lucia

written by | Posted on March 19th, 2013

Rooms at Jade Mountain feature infinity pools.

Rooms at Jade Mountain feature infinity pools.

The 3-walled rooms at Jade Mountain offer prime views of the Pitons.

The 3-walled rooms at Jade Mountain offer prime views of the Pitons.

Rooms at Jade Mountain's sister property Anse Chastanet feature colorful original artwork.

Rooms at Jade Mountain's sister property Anse Chastanet feature colorful original artwork.

The editor's room at Anse Chastanet, which offered ocean views.

The editor's room at Anse Chastanet, which offered ocean views.

Anse Chastanet offers plenty for guests to do including top scuba and snorkel sites and a private beach.

Anse Chastanet offers plenty for guests to do including top scuba and snorkel sites and a private beach.

Sunsets from the rooftop of Jade Mountain.

Sunsets from the rooftop of Jade Mountain.

Beachside at Anse Chastanet.

Beachside at Anse Chastanet.

Jungle biking at Anse Chastanet around a former sugar plantation.

Jungle biking at Anse Chastanet around a former sugar plantation.

The start of the trail up the Gros Piton.

The start of the trail up the Gros Piton.

The view from the halfway point while hiking the Gros Piton, part of the UNESCO World Heritage site.

The view from the halfway point while hiking the Gros Piton, part of the UNESCO World Heritage site.

A mango tree is the three-quarter way mark on the hike up the Piton.

A mango tree is the three-quarter way mark on the hike up the Piton.

The view from the top of the Gros Piton.

The view from the top of the Gros Piton.

A sampling of chocolates at Jade Mountain that are made on site.

A sampling of chocolates at Jade Mountain that are made on site.

Villas line the hill overlooking the water at Windjammer Landing near Castries.

Villas line the hill overlooking the water at Windjammer Landing near Castries.

The welcome in the editor's room at Windjammer Landing.

The welcome in the editor's room at Windjammer Landing.

Rooms at Jade Mountain feature infinity pools.The 3-walled rooms at Jade Mountain offer prime views of the Pitons.Rooms at Jade Mountain's sister property Anse Chastanet feature colorful original artwork.The editor's room at Anse Chastanet, which offered ocean views.Anse Chastanet offers plenty for guests to do including top scuba and snorkel sites and a private beach.Sunsets from the rooftop of Jade Mountain.Beachside at Anse Chastanet.Jungle biking at Anse Chastanet around a former sugar plantation.The start of the trail up the Gros Piton.The view from the halfway point while hiking the Gros Piton, part of the UNESCO World Heritage site.A mango tree is the three-quarter way mark on the hike up the Piton.The view from the top of the Gros Piton.A sampling of chocolates at Jade Mountain that are made on site.Villas line the hill overlooking the water at Windjammer Landing near Castries.The welcome in the editor's room at Windjammer Landing.