Dover Beach Hotel
Travel Blogs from Christ Church
... we were eating and promptly began cleaning up our breakfast mess. It felt sort of strange and we said we would help but she told us we were on vacation and sent us on our way. The beach was beautiful, water warm and not crowded at all. A couple if vendors came along offering boat tours, mangoes and jewelry but they moved on quickly and did not pester us at all!
Miss Fashionista, ...
Well, normally I am going to try to write a blog every week. Pretty soon we will go to New Jersey every week and it will be easier for me to write consistently. So this blog covers about 1 and a half weeks, but they have been very eventful! First of all, last time I wrote, I'm pretty sure I was at this same location, Bridgetown Barbados, and I posted a nice picture of me at the beach. Well, that day I got the worst sunburn of my life, and ...
... went in for a last snorkel and Claire read her book catching the remaining sunshine before we enjoyed a beer at happy hour. I sent Claire to the bar this time with instructions to only order 1 beer, I had learnt my lesson!
This evening we went out for a wonderful meal to say thank you and goodbye to Alvan, he chose a great restaurant challed "Champers" which had a great decking area right on the coast. There were lights shining on ...
... by visiting the Welchman Hall Gully. A natural cave collapsed here, forming a gully. The island of Barbados is the only Caribbean island we visited that is not volcanic – it is formed by coral reefs. 5% of the island is made of gullies. After visiting the gully we were given rum punch. We learned that rum punch is one part lime, two parts sugar, three parts rum, and ...
... and the shops, in tended to be a 'through' area for access from one end of the ship to the other. That meant, while we were in our formal glad-rags, passengers on the later sitting were walking through in shorts, flip-flops, and even swimsuits and sarongs. Were they taking the Mick or what?!
When the Captain arrived to give his little speech and introduce his senior officers, he had to do it on the stairs. How daft. ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center