• plantations
  • Planters' treatment of the slaves was notoriously bad-historian C.R. Boxer wrote that "man's inhumanity to man just about reached its limits in Surinam"-and many slaves escaped the plantations. (wikipedia.org)
  • eggs
  • The main reason tourists visit Galibi is to see the turtles, which come from all over the world (including places as distant as Costa Rica and Australia) to lay their eggs in Suriname. (wikipedia.org)
  • country
  • On 25 November 1975, the country of Suriname left the Kingdom of the Netherlands to become an independent state, nonetheless maintaining close economic, diplomatic, and cultural ties to its former colonizer. (wikipedia.org)
  • Since 1958 the winner of Miss Suriname represents her country at the Miss Universe or sometimes Miss World. (wikipedia.org)
  • Miss Tropical Beauties Suriname comes to promote the culture of Suriname and the winner will become a goodwill ambassador of her country. (wikipedia.org)
  • The IDB Group Country Strategy with Suriname 2016-2020 will support economic stabilization, complemented by a longer-termview on modernization of the public and private sectors. (iadb.org)
  • Suriname is a fantastic and safe country to visit, by yacht or otherwise. (noonsite.com)
  • lies
  • Fortunately, Suriname lies outside the Atlantic Hurricane Zone, so it is not prone to these tropical storms. (klm.com)
  • visit
  • The best times to visit Suriname are between February and April and from August to November. (klm.com)
  • My previous report on Suriname from Nov. 2009 is still very accurate, however I am passing on some extra information as well from my latest visit (May/June 2012). (noonsite.com)
  • Not being spoilt by mass tourism and embracing eco tourism makes Suriname so special to visit. (noonsite.com)
  • time
  • Miss Suriname identified was held in 1951 for first time. (wikipedia.org)
  • During his time as a soldier in Suriname (1836-1842) August Kappler described the area, and notes about Groningen that "besides the main point and houses, one searches in vain. (wikipedia.org)
  • last
  • In 1999 is the last participation of Suriname at the Miss Universe before the local pageant absent to held the contest. (wikipedia.org)
  • world
  • In 2007 after returning in new concept, Miss Suriname run by A.P.R.A (Angel's Public Relations & Administration) and decided to send its winner to Miss World. (wikipedia.org)
  • available
  • Add in our many handy extra services (some available for a supplement) and you'll be in Suriname before you know it. (klm.com)
  • More information is available from Dr Maltie Algoe, Ministry of Health of Suriname (maltiealgoe@yahoo.com). (who.int)