Places

Heart Shaped Waterfall, St Helena Island

Heart Shaped Waterfall

Heart Shaped Waterfall is one of the Seven Wonders of St. Helena.  It is a 90m (295ft) waterfall which runs mostly in the winter and early spring, fed by the ...
Diana's Peak

Diana’s Peak National Park

Diana’s Peak is is highest place on our island, and also one of the more interesting. Diana’s Peak is not alone - it’s part of a range of three summits, ...
Castle Gardens, St Helena Island

Castle Gardens

Castle Gardens, in the heart of Jamestown, is a great place to just sit and watch the world bustle by.  Situated outside the Castle buildings; it’s just up...
Longwood house, St Helena Island

7 Wonders of St Helena

In May 2008 the Tourist Office suggested that the island should identify 7 Wonders of St. Helena with the aim to “showcase seven iconic or historic place...
St Pauls, St Helena Island

St Pauls

St Paul's has around 20% of the island’s population living there, making it the second most populous district (after Half Tree Hollow). Housing areas includ...
Sandy Bay, St Helena Island

Sandy Bay

Sandy Bay is a valley in the south of the island, leading south-east from the heights of the Diana’s Peak range to the sea. Although you might expect its ex...
Longwood, St Helena Island

Longwood

Longwood is the second largest district by area (after Blue Hill) and home to around 18% of the island’s population. It includes the principal settlements of...
Hugging a tree in Levelwood

Levelwood

You get Levelwood either from Sandy Bay or from Hutt’s gate (at the main Jamestown-Longwood road). Levelwood is on the southwest side of the central peaks...
Half Tree Hollow, St Helena Island

Half Tree Hollow

Half Tree Hollow can be clearly seen as you approach St Helena on the RMS St Helena, just up Jacob’s Ladder from Jamestown, it is the island’s most populou...
Blue Hill, St Helena Island

Blue Hill

Apart from a few isolated cottages, Blue Hill is empty - of people at least. It has been suggested that the population of farm animals exceeds that of people by...