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Federation of Saint Kitts and Nevis is an island nation in the Caribbean. The country is made up of two large islands, Saint Kitts and Nevis. The capital is Basseterre. The highest point is the mountain South Peninsula which is 1156 meters above sea level. The islands are of volcanic origin with peaks in the jungle. It lives almost no one in the steep slopes around the mountain peaks, and most of the population lives near the sea where the terrain flattens out. There are some rivers that begin in the mountains and provide the population along the coast freshwater. Saint Kitts has a very small lake.

Saint Kitts and Nevis is an independent samvelderike and has Queen Elizabeth II as its head of state.

Tourism is the industry that brings the country most foreign currencies. As with tourism, the demand for land has grown. The country has also developed a textile industry and has one of the largest electronics industries in the Caribbean.

The country is known for its many musical celebrations including Carnival which is celebrated from 17th December 3 January on Saint Kitts. The last week of June, Saint Kitts music festival held, and on Nevis will be held the week-long festival Culturama from late July to early August. In addition to these, there are other festivals on the island of Saint Kitts. It is common that festivals are parades, street dance and jazz, salsa, soca, calypso and steel drum music.

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