Real estate advertisement targeting wealthy investors, August 2011.
Buildings in Cole Bay are ruined after Hurricane Irma. Many are missing doors, windows, walls, or roofs. A year later, rubble surrounds the destroyed structures.
Graffiti saying Jah, short for Jehovah, is love (Jehovah meaning God).
Ocean Club was severely damaged by Hurricane Irma and is not showing any sign of future repairs.
A boat sits in Simpson Lagoon after being sunk by Hurricane Irma. Other damaged boats can be seen alongside it.
- Ministry of Defense, Netherlands
Map of St. Martin showing the border between the French and Dutch sides
A sign, in English, advertising real estate at nearly any price.
The French and Dutch border is marked by flags, memorials, and signs. In virtue of the Concordia Treaty (1648), people move freely between the two countries.