St. Vincent & the Grenadines is a nation of 32 islands located in the Lesser Antilles between St. Lucia (to the North) and Grenada ( to the south). The largest island is St. Vincent, often referred to as the mainland. This lush island is bustling with activity and is the center of commerce and industry.
The remaining Grenadines lie to the south of St. Vincent. The largest and most populated are Bequia, Mustique, Canouan and Union Island. Young Island is a small private island right off the coast of Kingstown, St. Vincent. Smaller inhabited islands include Mayreau, Palm Island and Petit St. Vincent. The Tobago Cays is a marine park located to the east of Mayreau and is a collection of five tiny islands, sheltered lagoons and coral reefs.