Guadeloupe Trivia

Can you guess these facts about the French island Guadeloupe?
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Last updated: January 22, 2021
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Sea in which Guadeloupe is located
Caribbean Sea
Archipelago Guadeloupe is part of
Lesser Antilles
Portion of that archipelago Guadeloupe is part of
Leeward Islands
Capital of Guadeloupe, also the name of the western-half of Guadeloupe proper
Basse-Terre
Country you would reach if you sail northward from the above
Antigua and Barbuda
Country located south of Guadeloupe
Dominica
Navigator who landed in Guadeloupe in 1493
Christopher Columbus
The above named Guadeloupe after a city in this country
Spain
Island that is the eastern-half of Guadeloupe proper
Grande-Terre
Most populous commune of Guadeloupe
Les Abymes
City in the above that is Guadeloupe's most populous one
Pointe-à-Pitre
Islands that gained autonomy from Guadeloupe as a region in a 2003 referendum
Saint Barthélemy
Saint Martin
Christine Arron is world's sixth-_______ female 100 metres sprinter of all time
Fastest
The only French overseas territory that is more populous than Guadeloupe
Réunion
Guadeloupean who is the first known classical composer of African ancestry
Chevalier de
Saint-Georges
Prize the Guadeloupe-native poet Saint-John Perse won in 1960
Nobel Prize in Literature
Country that invaded Guadeloupe 5 times between 1759–1815
United Kingdom
Country that controlled Guadeloupe in 1813 for one year
Sweden
Chartered company that brought the first French settlers to the island in 1635
Company of the
American Islands
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Level 57
Jan 23, 2021
Great quizz. It's more complete than the world countries quizzes.

I think the capital should be without any word help.