Crystal Ripple Beach Lodge
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Today was amazing. We woke up and went to the buffet for breakfast . After we met as a big group and left the boat for our first excursion which is Ochos Rios .(Dunns River Falls&Maragrita vile . At 10:00am our group left to go on the bus for Dunn river falls. When we got there it was insane how high it was, and the fact that we had to climb it was scary but really exciting ! We split into groups and went with ...
... to our guide. His name was Melborne Rose. He would be leading our group up the falls. After a lot of 'psyching up' and a lot of noise we were taken down the trail to the beach where the falls start. There were a lot of groups but surprisingly, it never felt overcrowded as such. The Falls are huge! They go up 180 feet and are 600 feet long! And we climbed all the way up! There were photo opportunities along the way, and on the trickier parts of the trails we all linked ...
... adults’ type theme restaurants appear as well, in desperate need of renovation or at least a coat of paint. There’s a cruise ship in today so there’s a bunch of folks walking the promenade, fighting off local touts.
Our hotel is just beyond the downtown tourist district of Ocho Rios so we get a glimpse of real downtown Jamaica. Markets are generally a terrific indication of what to expect and typically it’s buzzing. Plenty of people walking ...
... the kids before dinner. Smoke and a cold stripe for me;-) Bugger! Fridge wasn't working. The loyal husband goes out to hunt ice! Wifey sipping a cold rum. Time to douse myself in mozzie spray. Loads of bites yesterday. Little fookers. They're tiny :-( 20+ bites just on my elbow. Looks like we all got far too much sun today. Probably another early ...
... and a hearty breakfast the kids went off to Club Mongoose. A little boy was not that keen but did not complain. I think even though he does like it he feels it is his duty to say he does not want to go. Funny thing is we never force the issue and just go there to see what he will do lol. PS. Don’t tell him that though!!
Ericka and I spent what was to be our hottest Jamaica day on the beach under the welcome shade of one of the few ...