Jamaican / West Indian women recruits for the Auxiliary Territorial Service in 1943 (women's branch of the Army in the UK). Afro-Caribbeans are the descendants of West Africans shipped in the slave trade to the West Indies (to English, French, Dutch, Spanish, and Portuguese colonies founded from the 16th century). Since World War II many Afro-Caribbeans have migrated to North America and to Europe, especially to the USA, the UK, and the Netherlands.
Philipsburg Old Street - St. Maarten. Sint Maarten is completely different from its French sibling, which is part of its charm and appeal Read more: http://www.lonelyplanet.com/st-martin-sint-maarten#ixzz3HYI3LKoT
Aruba - 15 miles north of Venezuela in the Caribbean. 19.6 miles long & 6 miles across. Historically, over the centuries it changed hands several times between the Spanish & the Dutch. Now a "Divesrse constituent of the Netherlands". Dutch and the local language of Papiamento are the official languages of Aruba, but most Arubans speak a minimum of four languages, including English and Spanish. A beautiful Caribbean Island.
World renowned as the original 'Diver's Paradise,' Bonaire National Marine Park is routinely listed as a top destination in the Caribbean for scuba diving and snorkeling. #bonaire http://livedan330.com/2015/01/12/cadushy-distillery-bonaire-na/