With many countries now offering citizenship by investment programs, why does St. Lucia stand out? This Caribbean nation offers a luxurious lifestyle amid a rustic and laid-back atmosphere. Its resorts, while small, boast of some of the most spectacular scenery in the world. And there are a wide variety of things you can do and see, including enjoying secluded and unspoiled beaches, climb the world renowned Piton Mountains that have become the country’s unofficial symbol and exploring old plantations that harken back to the country’s colonial past.
In addition, English is the official language so you will not have any issues interacting with the local residents. The country also has excellent air connections to North America and Europe, making travel easy.
The benefits of becoming a citizen of St. Lucia include:
• Visa-free travel to over 120 countries including all member nations of the Schengen Zone (which includes many EU countries) as well as the UK and countries such as Singapore and Hong Kong. • No income tax for non-resident citizens. • Citizenship is granted for life and irrevocable. • Dual citizenship is recognized so you don’t have to renounce your current nationality • You enjoy all the benefits of citizenship, including the right to live, work and study in the country, and enter and leave as you please. You can also purchase real estate so you can maintain a second home in the country. • Personal visits are not required for your application to be approved.