Earthquakes: Do you get earthquakes?

03/27/2017 0

Despite that fact that the entire Caribbean chain of islands lie in the vicinity of a fault line and are primarily of volcanic origin, significant earthquakes are relatively rare. Of all the Leeward Islands, Barbados and the Grenadines are historically the least likely to suffer the effects of an earthquake. Despite this fact, Spring Hotel Bequia conforms to the highest modern earthquake and hurricane building standards and codes with reinforced concrete footings and walls. Check out the U.S. Geological Survey website for a wealth of information pertaining to earthquakes in the Caribbean.