Soufriere, St. Lucia, is near some of the island's most interesting geologic features, most notably the twin Piton volcanoes and the active caldera for which the town is named.
Located 12 mi/20 km south of Castries, Soufriere (pronounced su-FREE-er) has some French-colonial charm, but a planned architectural restoration should help spruce up its rather dilapidated condition.
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