St. Kitts and Nevis is gradually shedding its reputation as the sleepiest two-island nation in the Caribbean. St. Kitts has spruced up Basseterre, the nation's capital and main port, and nearby Nevis (pronounced NEE-viss
) has renovated Charlestown, where well-to-do vacationers often stop to shop during visits to the island's plush resorts. Airports on both islands have been upgraded to accommodate more and larger airplanes.
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