Tag Archives: Caribbean

April in St Maarten

The small Caribbean island of French St Martin/Dutch St Maarten is located at the north-east of the Caribbean Sea – nestled between the Lesser Antilles to the south, and the Greater Antilles to the west. This is our third visit to St … Continue reading

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What’s in Store Bay, Tobago?

From the beach I watch the brightly painted glass bottom boat ‘Cool Runnings’ carry punters to the popular Buccoo Reef and Nylon Pool. Pumping from its speakers I feel the pulse of Bob Marley’s voice “One love, one heart, Let’s … Continue reading

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Down in Dominica

Portsmouth is a small town at the northwest corner of the lush volcanic island of Dominica at the end of the Leeward Islands. The wide and easily accessible Prince Rupert Harbour has many moorings available managed by the ‘boat boys’ … Continue reading

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Reunion in the Virgins

Back in 2012 when we joined the Indonesia Rally from Darwin to Kupang, we also met many good people and made many friends. From South Africa, some slowed down the pace and stayed in the Caribbean or flew to homes … Continue reading

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Cayo Largo

Cayo Largo is a tourist location on the south side of Cuba offering punters catamarans to charter, diving and day trips to the cays. Due to a continuous army of winter cold fronts from the northwest we were trapped there … Continue reading

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