Travel Blogs from Le Diamant
St Lucia was the less impressing island. Many famous people like Oprah Winfrey and Densil Washington have houses on the island but honestly I don´t understand why because it was kind of ruffty and not that nice. Jen and Linus went for a Segway tour which was very good. The tour started with learning how to use the segway and after that we went up a hill to look att the view and some different fruits, flowers and other things. During the tour we saw two Humming birds. They were so ...
... local grocery store seems to provide a glimpse of the day-to-day life of the people that live there. What is considered normal cuisine, what is important in the daily diet, is all showcased on the shelves in boxes or bags. While in Seattle you might find a huge section of all-organic fruits and vegetables, in Martinique you find low quality frozen meats and seafood, few varieties in fruits and vegetables, and lots of pre-packaged meals along with a deepseated love of acras which appear to ...
... which didn't take long) I could really appreciate the laid back, care free lifestyle the island had to offer. A typical remote island way of life, no rush, hurry or fuss to do anything, but the people would still go out of their way to help with anything they could. Of everywhere I have visited so far, here the people were the most unique. Without delving into politically incorrect territory, I will just say everyone seemed to be related in some way or another.
... so many great stories already. Mostly drink related, and from New Year's Eve. Tip to all travelling Scotsmen (as if you didn't need telling already): Wear a kilt; wear a kilt and everyone is your friend. Next New Year I'll be in South Africa, and it'll be on show there again.
All I really want to say at the moment, seeing as I'm still getting used to this blog writing malarkey, is this:
Having only just started my adventure I've already experienced ...
... vmg may be 7.5! The Girls for sail boat that I normally race with have disappeared off the vessel reports ...which is a bit worrying as I have a few friends on board! We get regular reports of boats in trouble also, lots have broken keels, engines, and auto-pilots, broken masts and booms, so some are heading to cape Verde for repairs, and others have to retire....its sobering to get these updates and makes us all a little bit on edge but extra alert!
Meals on ...
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Other places to stay in Le Diamant
Pointe de la Chery, Le Diamant | 3 star hotelfrom $93
Pointe de la Chery, Le Diamant | 3 star hotelfrom $150
Ravine Gens Bois, Le Diamant | 3 star hotelfrom $80
Bourg du Diamant, Le Diamant | 2 star hotelfrom $106
Quartier La Croix, Le Diamant | Hotelfrom $72