Congratulations to the top three winners in our "I Love Sint Maarten " Facebook Photo Contest. It was hard to pick just three winners. So many amazing entries to choose from! Here are the top three winners.
First Prize: Maho Beach with Sonesta Maho Beach Resort in the background
Category: Sonesta Maho Beach Resort
Prize: Five night all-inclusive stay for two at either of our St Maarten resorts
By José M.C. Vazquez
"I took this photo in November 2010 during my only visit to St. Maarten with my Nikon D90 camera. It was sunset and I was at the bar in front of Sonesta Maho Beach. The beach was illuminated by a spotlight that changed colors and thought it was a beautiful scene. I am an amateur photographer whose specialty is nature and beaches."
Second prize: Great Bay seen from Sonesta Great Bay Beach Resort
Category: Sonesta Great Bay Beach Resort
Prize: $200 St Maarten Bucks (spending credit)
By Teresa Dawe
"This photo was captured with my during the last week of October, first week in November of 2011 when I was visiting for my birthday. We were staying at Sonesta Great Bay where I have been staying for the past 10 years. I am an amateur photographer so I love capturing photos on my waterproof Kodak while I am down there."
Third prize: St Maarten sunset seen from my room at Sonesta Maho Beach
Category: St Maarten
Prize: Dinner on the beach for two at either of our St Maarten Resorts
By Bob Armstrong
"I took this photo last year with my Nikon D-7.when I visited St. Maarten again. I always stay at Sonesta Maho anytime I go down there and even lived in Almond Grove for two years. I don’t have any professional photography experience; I just enjoy taking photos when traveling."