Gosier

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Since its creation in 2010, the Challenger tournament of Gosier has been having great success. Gosier is located in Guadeloupe, territory that belongs to France, in Caribbean. The tourism is the most important activity of this beautiful city surrounded by stunning beaches.

Tournament Venue: L'Orange Open of Guadeloupe is held on the hard courts of Stade Lambert Lamby, at 4 kilometers from city center. In the venue there is also a place to play rugby. It is necessary to come by car to watch the matches or by taxi. The Stade Lambert Lamby also held juniors tournaments during the year. In this challenger tournament, traditionally the players` party took place on Wednesday.

Hotel: The players are located in the official hotel, "La Creole Beach Hotel", a four star hotel. There is a fancy option, the largest seaside resort in Guadeloupe, “MGallery Auberge de la Vielle Tour", it costs about 180€/night. For the ones that want to spend less, "Le petit Havre" and "Le Mahogany Hotel" are good options.

Ticket: For the qualifying it was free, for main draw the tickets cost 8 euro to have access to all courts.

Transportation: The International Airport of Guadaloupe is located in Pointè-a-Pitre, and it is called, Le Raizet and it is only seven kilometers from Stade Lamby. For more information: www.guadeloupe.aeroport.fr.

Food & Drink: Guadeloupe's cuisine mirrors its many cultures. The local Créole specialties combine the finesse of French cuisine with the spice of African cookery and the exoticism of East Indian and Southeast Asian recipes. Fresh seafood appears on most menus. It is a good opportunity to eat lobster at low cost. Also in Gosier and close places, there is very good rum.