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Guadeloupe Butterfly-shaped islandeast wing with low terrain, beaches (topless, nudist), and resorts; west wing with tall mountains, volcano, rain forests, high waterfalls. Nearly 200 miles (320 kilometers) of excellent national park trails. Good creole cuisine. Small to large hotels. $$-$$$. French. Tip: Avoid pricey hotels by staying in inexpensive gîtes, private housekeeping units rented by week.