Aside from being one of the smallest islands divided among two nations (France and Netherlands), Saint Martin is a Caribbean hotspot known for its nightlife, exotic hotels, nude beaches, and planespotting population. Wait -- one of those doesn't quite fit. Planespotting?
Maho Beach -- located on the western coast of Saint Martin -- is situated at the end of the main runway at Princess Juliana International Airport, and planespotters and tourists alike flock to this thin strip of sand to get up close and personal with a jumbo jet in midair.
YouTube has a host of amateur videos, and I've scoured through the lot to find the cream of the crop. Have a look, after the jump:
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