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Plane Landing 10 meters off the beach - Duck! Thrill-seeking people are heading to a beach on the Caribbean island of St. Maarten, where Boeing 747s fly so close above your head that they darken the skies. A perfect and unique way to start your day in St. Maarten, without coffee.





 (July 14, 2009)
Plane Landing 10 meters off the beach - Duck! Thrill-seeking people are heading to a beach on the Caribbean island of St. Maarten, where Boeing 747s fly so close above your head that they darken the skies. A perfect and unique way to start your day in St. Maarten, without coffee. (July 14, 2009)
February 6, 2011    View comments
Wake up by a Jet blast, have some fun playing with friends, after play comes rest and thought. Oops, we can't forget to sustain ourselves! But most important of all, look forward to the next day.
This is the story of the Caribbean island of St. Maarten. An island which sells its natural beauty, its "everything goes" and "do not worry" lifestyle. It's a fun playground for the tourist who enjoy all the different kind of activities. During this touristic advertisement, the government forgot it's own people. While tourism dollars should sustain the whole population comfortably, this in reality isn't the case. There is a good fraction of the population suffering day to day, trying to earn a honest living where food prices are off the roof, where corruption is strife and where opportunities are severely lacking... (more)