Saint Vincent and the Grenadines is an independent country in the Caribbean Sea north of Grenada. It is part of the British Commonwealth and consists of approximately 20 kilometers long Saint Vincent and a number of small islands - the Grenadines: Bequia, Baliceaux island, Mustique, Petit Mustique island, Savan Island, Petit Canouan, Canouan, Mayreau, Tobago Cays , Union Island, Petit St Vincent Island. The capital is Kingstown and the country is a monarchy (a Commonwealth realm) with Queen Elizabeth II as head of state.
Official nameSaint Vincent en de Grenadines
time differenceUTC -4
VolksliedSt Vincent Land So Beautiful
The country is divided into six parishes; five for Saint Vincent and one for the Grenadines.