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At the moment of my visit to Saint Helena Island in 2013, there hadn't been airport yet. It was built in 2016. It seemed to me that nothing changes since my last visit. I saw the same vallum and a moat that protect Jamestown from the bay. There were the same admiring sunsets... Here's the...
This is the last part of the review's series. The previous parts can be found here: P1, P2, P3, P4. On Fridays, the nightlife of St. Helena is in full swing. On Fridays, young people all over the island are stuffed in the city, so there is nowhere to park. During my stay there, I heard lots of...
Here you can find the previous parts of this review: Saint Helena Island, P1. Acquaintance With The Island, Jamestown Saint Helena Island, P2. Napoleon Museum Saint Helena Island, P3. RMS, Royal Mail, Jamestown, Jacob's Ladder Saint Helena Island is the UN member country, the powerful empire...
Here you can find the 1st and the 2nd part of this review. This is the British mail office on the island of St. Helena in the South Atlantic. Mail correspondence was sent only a few times per month by ship RMS St Helena (RMS = Royal Mail Ship) till the airport was open in 2016 on the island....
This is the continuation of the article, which can be found here . Everyone knows that St. Helena Island was a place of exile and death of Napoleon Bonaparte. Fewer people know that the island is not located in the Mediterranean Sea, nor in the region of the Canary Islands or Madeira, but only...
The standard travel time to the Moon - 3 days. Standard time of getting the shores of St. Helena Island from Cape Town - 5 days. (The airport hadn't been opened yet at the moment of our trip, as of 2010). Although, we faced two unpleasant facts: 1. there's no cellular communication on the island...
The Saint Helena Island  is going to remain one of the most remote corners of the world for a while, the airport hasn’t been built here yet. Cruise ships going from Africa to America go to this lost island in the Atlantic Ocean. And it’s one of the options to get there. The island was...