We took a taxi to the other end of the island to see Brimstone Hill Fortress. Our driver was from Nevis. He’s a fisherman when he’s not a taxi driver. Along the road, we stopped at scenic overlooks, and our driver Read More
First day after we checked in to this new country, we sampled some gelato ice cream and sorbet in Les Saintes. Bodin got a smurf blue with white chocolate flavor. And I ordered a pineapple and soursop…it so good. I Read More
“Mr. Bean” (because he says he’s an actor) helped us with a mooring ball, and he organized a tour for us to see some sites in Dominica. We went on a tour in a minivan/taxi, and Joe was our driver. Read More

Zoo de Martinique

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We hitchhiked to the Zoo de Martinique and back to St. Pierre as a family, ha! This turned out to be as much a botanical garden and historic site as it is a zoo. Plus there’s a pirate museum at the end, arrrgh. The Read More
Hooked up with a legendary billfish enroute to Bequia. We were sailing 3 miles off St Vincent when our fishing line started to zing. Earlier Phill had rigged up several ballyhoo in hopes of catching a wahoo. We Read More

Diving and Hiking Moonhole

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Story has it that in the late 1950s an American couple named Tom and Gladdie Johnston moved to Bequia, bought some land on the western end of the island, and began to build a Robinson Crusoe style cave house within Read More

Bequia and the Ma Peggy Trail

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We took a local bus from town to the start of the Ma Peggy hike. We couldn’t find the trail at first. We walked past some goats, there was lots of tall grass, and then the ground got rocky. There wasn’t much of a Read More
We left Grenada and sailed to Union Island in the Grenadines. After grabbing a mooring ball, we walked to the airport to check into the county. When we got back to the boat, we went to Happy Island by dinghy. This Read More